Sports Mole rounds up Good Friday's League One action as Preston North End close the gap on leaders Bristol City to eight points.
closed the gap on Preston North End League One leaders to eight points with a 1-0 win over Bristol City this afternoon. Rochdale 's goal was enough for the home side, who kept their 19th clean sheet of the season at Deepdale. Jermaine Beckford
Leaders Bristol were held to a 1-1 draw with
at Boundary Park as Oldham Athletic cancelled out Carl Winchester 's 71st-minute opener shortly after the visitors had taken the lead. Aaron Wilbraham
threw away a two-goal lead as they slipped to a 3-2 reverse at home to Yeovil Town . Chesterfield gave the home side the lead on 18 minutes before James Hayter doubled their advantage shortly before the hour mark. Sam Foley
's introduction from the bench sparked a comeback from Chesterfield, and Jay O'Shea netted two minutes after Foley's goal before the substitute struck two in five minutes. Sam Hird
The defeat leaves Yeovil rock-bottom 12 points from safety.
nor Walsall were able to find the breakthrough as they played out a goalless draw at Bescot Stadium. Notts County gave their survival hopes a shot in the arm with a 2-1 win away at Colchester United . Port Vale opened the scoring for the visitors before George Moncur extended their advantage on 77 minutes. Jacob Murphy
However, they were forced to endure a nervy finale when
netted for the home side with four minutes of normal time remaining. Louis Dodd marked his 100 appearance with a goal for Gareth Evans as they beat Fleetwood Town 1-0. Gillingham and Crawley Town played out a goalless draw to leave the former a point from safety in the drop zone. Crewe Alexandra and Paddy Madden scored for Theo Robinson as they recorded a 2-0 win over Scunthorpe United . Peterborough United Results in full: Crewe Alexandra 0-0 Crawley Town, Gillingham 0-1 Fleetwood Town, Oldham Athletic 1-1 Bristol City, Port Vale 1-2 Colchester, Preston North End 1-0 Rochdale, Scunthorpe United 2-0 Peterborough United, Walsall 0-0 Notts County, Yeovil Town 2-3 Chesterfield
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