Glovers' survival hopes severely dented after Charlton defeat

Yeovil Town's Championship survival hopes were severely dented last night after losing at at relegation rivals Charlton.

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Yeovil Town aren't having much luck in their battle against relegation from the Championship.

They went down 3-2 at fellow strugglers Charlton tonight. Joel Grant and Kieffer Moore both scored for the Glovers.

In League Two though, Plymouth Argyle are just two points away from the play-offs after their win at Newport County tonight.

They won 2-1, with Tyler Harvey and Captain Conor Hourihane both scoring for Argyle.


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Enoch Showunmi makes his Argyle debut this afternoon after signing on loan from Notts County. Credit: Tim Goode/Press Association Images

Yeovil Town continue their battle against relegation from the Championship as they take on fellow strugglers Blackpool at Bloomfield Road.

In League Two, Torquay United face promotion-chasing Scunthorpe as they also fight to beat the drop. Exeter City are away at Bury, while Plymouth Argyle's play-off push takes them to Burton Albion.

You can follow all the action with live text updates by clicking on the links below. All games kick-off at 3pm.


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A gloomy day for West Country clubs. Credit: ITV News West Country

In the Championship, two second half goals by Chris O'Grady and others by Liam Lawrence and Dale Jennings proved decisive in the relegation battle at Huish Park. Yeovil Town lost 4-1 to Barnsley in a match crucial to their chances of staying up. Luke Ayling got the Yeovil goal.

In League Two, Exeter City conceded a goal just before half time to Accrington Stanley at St James's Park and thats the way it finished.

At the bottom of the table, Torquay went down 1-0 at Southend.

Plymouth Argyle didn't have a game because scheduled opponents Chesterfield are playing in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy Final on Sunday.

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Reuben Reid, seen here against Scunthorpe last Saturday, scored two goals against Chesterfield in midweek. Credit: PA

Confidence is high at Plymouth Argyle. The Pilgrims beat league leaders Chesterfield in midweek to move into the League Two play-off places. Today they travel to mid-table Accrington Stanley.

And every point matters for Exeter and Torquay now. The Grecians are just three points above the teams immediately below them in the League Two relegation zone. So they desperately need to hold their nerve and get three points at home to Fleetwood.

The same goes for Torquay, who host Newport at Plainmoor.

In the Championship, Yeovil host Bolton at Huish Park, knowing that victory could lift them clear of the relegation zone.

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