Derby day win for the Grecians

Exeter City have won the first Devon derby of the season after beating Plymouth Argyle 3-1 at St James Park.

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Liam Fontaine is expected to make his Yeovil Town debut this afternoon. Credit: Andrew Matthews/EMPICS Sport

Yeovil Town return to league action this afternoon after the international break.

The Glovers travel to fellow Championship strugglers Sheffield Wednesday this afternoon.

The hosts are without a win all season, while Yeovil haven't won since the opening day.

In League Two, Exeter City travel to Northampton, Plymouth Argyle entertain Wycombe, while Torquay visit Rochdale.

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  • CHAMPIONSHIP

Sheffield Wednesday v Yeovil Town

  • LEAGUE TWO

Northampton Town v Exeter City

Plymouth Argyle v Wycombe Wanderers

Rochdale v Torquay United

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Argyle to face Swindon in Johnstone's Paint Trophy

The match will be played in week commencing 7th October.

The draw for the second round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy has been made.

The South West's last remaining side in the competition, Plymouth Argyle, will travel to League One side Swindon Town.

Argyle reached the second round after beating Cheltenham on penalties in the week.

The match will be played in the second week of October.

Argyle through to second round of JPT

Argyle are the only team in the region to progress to the next round.

Plymouth Argyle have made it through to the second round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

The Pilgrims beat Cheltenham 5-4 on penalties after the match had ended 3-3.

But Devon's other sides have both been knocked out. Exeter City lost 2-0 at home to Wycombe, while Torquay United were beaten by former FA Cup winners Portsmouth on penalties.

Tonight's football fixtures

The Exeter City match kicks-off at 7.15pm, with the other two games starting at 7.45pm.

All three of Devon's teams are in action tonight in the first round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

Exeter City host Wycombe, with an earlier than normal kick-off time of 7.15pm.

Plymouth Argyle travel to Cheltenham. The two sides have already played each other in the league, with the Pilgrims winning 3-1 at the same ground two weeks ago.

And Torquay United entertain former FA Cup winners Portsmouth at Plainmoor.

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Plymouth Argyle take on Morecambe at the Globe Area looking for a third straight win. Credit: Barrington Coombs/EMPICS Sport

Yeovil Town will be looking to put their controversial midweek cup tie behind them as they host former Premier League side Reading at Huish Park hoping to record their first home win of the season.

In League Two, Exeter City are at home to York. Plymouth Argyle are targeting a third successive victory as they take on Morecambe, while Torquay are at home, with Hartlepool making the long trip to Plainmoor.

You can follow your team's progress with live text updates by clicking on the links below shortly before kick-off at 3pm.

  • CHAMPIONSHIP

Yeovil Town v Reading

  • LEAGUE TWO

Exeter City v York City

Morecambe v Plymouth Argyle

Torquay United v Hartlepool United

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Andy Williams has re-joined Yeovil, on a year's loan from Swindon Town. Credit: Neal Simpson/EMPICS Sport

Yeovil Town are hoping to get back to winning ways this afternoon after two successive defeats.

The Glovers host Derby County, boosted by two new loan signings. Goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey has finally signed from Wolves after an initial injury scare.

And striker Andy Williams is back at Huish Park after a season at Swindon Town.

In League Two, Exeter City travel to Morecambe, hoping for a second straight win.

Torquay United, still without a win, have a tough trip to Northampton.

And Plymouth Argyle will be looking to build on last week's excellent 3-1 win at Cheltenham Town. They host Rochdale at Home Park.

You can follow your team's progress with live text updates by clicking on the links below shortly before kick-off at 3pm.

  • CHAMPIONSHIP

Yeovil Town v Derby County

  • LEAGUE TWO

Morecambe v Exeter City

Northampton Town v Torquay United

Plymouth Argyle v Rochdale

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