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Vital Preview - League One - 22nd-23rd September 2017

Vital Preview - League One - 22nd-23rd September 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend. This will see us among those involved with three points of course the aim.

Previous results

Saturday 16th September
Blackburn Rovers 0-1 AFC Wimbledon 15:00
Blackpool 3-1 Oxford United 15:00
Bradford City 1-0 Rotherham United 15:00
Bury 0-0 Plymouth Argyle 15:00
Gillingham 1-0 Charlton Athletic 15:00
Milton Keynes Dons 3-2 Rochdale 15:00
Oldham Athletic 1-2 Shrewsbury Town 15:00
Portsmouth 4-1 Fleetwood Town 15:00
Southend United 2-2 Northampton Town 15:00
Walsall 1-1 Peterborough United 15:00
Wigan Athletic 3-0 Bristol Rovers 15:00

Sunday 17th September
Doncaster Rovers 0-1 Scunthorpe United 15:00

Tuesday 19th September
Wigan Athletic 1-0 Northampton Town 19:45

The Dons of Wimbledon and Milton Keynes will get things underway in League One on Friday evening.

Blackpool have enjoyed a successful season so far following promotion via the play-offs and could move into the automatic promotion places with a win at Bristol Rovers - Charlton have lost two in a row but should return to the top six if third bottom Bury are beaten at Valley Parade.

Another side, having lost in the play-off final last season, looking as if they'll push for promotion again are Bradford - victory at Northampton could potentially take the Bantams up to second.

Peterborough and Wigan are third and second respectively before meeting at London Road.

Having both come up from League Two last season Plymouth and Doncaster have found the going tough this term - they meet at Home Park with Argyle second and Donny just above the bottom four in goal difference alone.

Shrewsbury can only lose leadership in League One if they are beaten when Blackburn visit Greenhous Meadow and Wigan win. However, a Shrews win though and favourable results and the three point lead could be extended.

What will happen in this one though? Cast your vote so we know if you think it'll be all smiles or disappointment come the full time whistle.


Friday 22nd September
AFC Wimbledon v Milton Keynes Dons 19:45

Saturday 23rd September
Bristol Rovers v Blackpool 15:00
Charlton Athletic v Bury 15:00
Fleetwood Town v Southend United 15:00
Northampton Town v Bradford City 15:00
Oxford United v Walsall 15:00
Peterborough United v Wigan Athletic 15:00
Plymouth Argyle v Doncaster Rovers 15:00
Rochdale v Gillingham 15:00
Rotherham United v Oldham Athletic 15:00
Scunthorpe United v Portsmouth 15:00
Shrewsbury Town v Blackburn Rovers 15:00

It goes without saying the expectation; most definitely the hope at least, will be for a positive result. But will this happen? We'll find out soon enough.

Ahead of the game we're looking for your views on what way you think it will go, which requires you to vote in the latest poll in one of the options you have been given.

However, don't just look also have a say. We don't just want your vote, which you can do to the right; we also want some thoughts and views ahead of the game as well so share these below.


Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday September 22 2017
Time: 10:00AM


Hope Nuttall at least gets a place on the bench, with Chapman these are the only two players who have enough pace to trouble defences, if we try and defend and hope for a goal on the break, i think we will just lose this one.add a little pace and three points could be ours. Always a rover ever an optimist.
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