Swindon Town have returned to the top of League One after a convincing 3-0 win at Coventry.
Andy Williams headed Town in front in the eighth minute. The in-form striker soon doubled the advantage from the penalty spot, after Louie Thompson was brought down. Jon Obika added the third late in the game.
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Mounted police in Wiltshire say that they were targeted with missiles at the County Ground in Swindon after clashes between Swindon Town and Bristol City fans on Saturday.
Thames Valley Police's mounted section received many supportive tweets after the match.
Pretty appalled that SwindonvBristol City game turned into an 'attack the mounted police' exercise today. No need for it at all. @tvp_horses
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Swindon Town Chairman Lee Power has won his legal battle over ownership of the football club with former chairman Jed McCrory.
With just over a month to go until the start of the new season, High Court judge Nicholas Strauss QC delivered his judgement in London this morning confirming Power's position in control at the County Ground.
Swindon Town striker Nile Ranger is due to appear in court today charged with criminal damage.
He was arrested and charged last night at Gable Cross Police Station after an incident last week. The footballer is due at Swindon Magistrates Court.
Swindon Town striker Nile Ranger has been arrested after allegations that he assaulted a woman.
He reported to Gable Cross Police Station after Wiltshire detectives received CCTV footage of a man punching and slapping a woman after a night out in the town.
Swindon Town bosses have also been meeting today to discuss Ranger's future with the club. Last night they issued a statement saying they deplored any acts of violence.
The jury is expected to go out today to consider its verdict in the case of Swindon Town footballer Nile Ranger. The 22-year-old is accused of raping a woman in January last year in Newcastle, where he was playing at the time. He denies the charges.
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It's been a disappointing night for the West Country's football teams.
Both Bristol clubs have been knocked out of the FA Cup. Rovers lost their third round tie at Birmingham 3-0, while City went down 2-0 in their replay at Watford.
And in League One, Swindon Town were beaten 2-0 at bottom-of-the-table Stevenage.
Referee: "There is heavy water lying on the pitch and the forecast is for more rain therefore there will be no improvement in conditions...