Wolverhampton Wanderers move six points clear of Brentford in League One, while Notts County's survival bid goes from strength to strength.
header helped Liam McAlinden move six points clear in Wolverhampton Wanderers League One with a 1-0 win over 10-man . MK Dons was dismissed on 80 minutes for receiving two yellow cards in the space of 60 seconds, before McAlinden ensured that Wolves capitalised on their numerical advantage by heading home a Sanmi Odelusi cross minutes later. Kevin McDonald
's men move six points ahead of second-placed Kenny Jackett , who were held to a Brentford 0-0 draw by at Boundary Park. Oldham Athletic
saw their automatic promotion bid suffer further damage by slumping to a 1-0 home defeat to Leyton Orient . Bradford City 's 27th-minute strike proved enough for the Bantams to claim victory as Aaron McLean 's Orient extended their winless run to four games. Russell Slade
As a result, the Londoners remain four points adrift of the Bees in second, who have played two fewer matches.
extended their unbeaten record to 15 games - 11 of which have been victories - by securing a 2-1 win at home to Bristol City. Rotherham United struck either side of a James Tavernier equaliser as the Millers moved one point behind third-placed Orient with a game in hand. Wade Elliot
's survival bid continued to grow stronger as Notts County 's men secured their third straight win with a 2-0 victory over Shaun Derry . Colchester United
bagged his fifth goal in four games to give the Magpies the lead after only five minutes at Meadow Lane, before Ronan Murray added a second on the stroke of half time. Haydn Hollis
County move out of the relegation places on goal difference and sit on the 40-point mark alongside Carlisle United, Tranmere Rovers and Crewe Alexandra.
Results in full: Crewe 1-2 Coventry City, Leyton Orient 0-1 Bradford City, MK Dons 0-1 Wolves, Notts County 2-0 Colchester United, Oldham Athletic 0-0 Brentford, Preston 1-0 Crawley Town, Rotherham 2-1 Bristol City, Stevenage 1-1 Port Vale, Tranmere 0-0 Carlisle, Walsall 2-1 Shrewsbury Town, Swindon Town 2-1 Sheffield United
League One roundup: Wolves, Brentford win