The majority of our loanees experienced invaluable game time over the weekend, including a selection of positive results.
Stefan Johansen opened his scoring account for West Brom after striking in the fourth minute against Ipswich. Jon Nolan pegged them back just after the break which led to the departure of Darren Moore.
Marek Rodák suffered a 2-0 defeat at Sheffield United after Will Vaulks was sent off after 28 minutes. Jack O’Connell and Mark Duffy moved the Blades to within two points of the automatic promotion places. Rotherham slip into the relegation zone.
Elijah Adebayo came off the bench for Stevenage as Bury took all three points late on with a Nicky Maynard goal.
Jón Dagur Thorsteinsson was denied a crucial Vendsyssel win by a stoppage time goal from relegation rivals Vejle. The forward was booked late on as they looked to have secured a valuable three points before the goal.
In the Conference, Aron Davies played the entirety in a massive win for Maidstone Town. Two first half goals were enough to beat Havant & Waterlooville to move them within ten points of safety. Rob Atkinson lasted the full 90 as Harrogate put four past Braintree. The result puts Braintree 14 points from safety.
Rui Fonte was an unused sub as Lille strengthened their gap in second to seven points with a 1-0 win in St. Etienne.
Aboubakar Kamara came off the bench but only had a yellow card to show in Yeni Malatyaspor’s 2-0 defeat to Sivasspor.