Vital Football

Latest Rochdale AFC News

Vital View - League One - 26th September 2017

Vital View - League One - 26th September 2017

The League One season continued with the latest round of games played during midweek.

After a poor start, Blackburn got up and running but Tuesday's win over Rotherham was a first in three, which was enough to take Rovers above the Millers and just a couple of points off the top six.

In-form Bradford's unbeaten run was ended in un-ceremonial fashion as Fleetwood left Valley Parade with a convincing win to end their disappointing run.

Like the Bantams, Peterborough are in the top four but Posh, having won a five goal thriller at the weekend, lost by the odd goal in five at struggling Oldham, who moved off the foot of the league.

Portsmouth's recent run of a win following a defeat was continued as Pompey recovered from a weekend defeat with a victory at Fratton Park over Bristol Rovers - now beaten in three of the last four.

The man who led Pompey to the League One title last season, Paul Cook, oversaw Wigan's win over Plymouth, the club beaten to that title, at the DW Stadium to move the Latics up to second - the Pilgrims are now bottom.

Here's a round-up of the League One results.

Results

Tuesday 26th September
Blackburn Rovers 2-0 Rotherham United 19:45
Blackpool 0-0 Rochdale 19:45
Bradford City 0-3 Fleetwood Town 19:45
Bury 1-2 Oxford United 19:45
Doncaster Rovers 1-2 Shrewsbury Town 19:45
Gillingham 0-0 Scunthorpe United 19:45
Milton Keynes Dons 0-0 Northampton Town 19:45
Oldham Athletic 3-2 Peterborough United 19:45
Portsmouth 3-0 Bristol Rovers 19:45
Southend United 1-0 AFC Wimbledon 19:45
Walsall 2-2 Charlton Athletic 19:45
Wigan Athletic 1-0 Plymouth Argyle 19:45

Who was the MotM? That's what the latest poll is asking so do cast a vote.

Did a starter; or someone from the bench, offer the most?

Select the name you want from the list in the poll to your right. We're also looking for some thoughts and views on the game so do share some with a comment or two below.

Bloggers

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Wednesday September 27 2017
Time: 10:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Rochdale Articles

Storm Caroline To Disrupt Weekend Action?

Fans are being urged to pay attention to the weather reports this weekend with parts of the United Kingdom set for snow.

EFL Trophy Third Round Draw (8/12/17)

The draw for the third round of this season's EFL Trophy took place earlier today.

EFL Trophy 3rd Round Ball Numbers Known (7/12/17)

The third round draw for this season's EFL Trophy will take place on Friday afternoon and the ball numbers for the draw are now known.

League 1 PFA Player Of The Month Vote (Nov)

It's that time of the month again where Vital Football readers can help decide last month's PFA Player of the Month Award for League One.

Rochdale Archived Articles

Vital Dale articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Dale
Write For Vital Dale
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Coventry v Rochdale
Suggested By:
Rochdale win43%
Coventry win35%
Draw22%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Rochdale Results (view all)

Rochdale Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment