Shrewsbury beat Checkatrade Trophy holders Coventry City in opening round
Last Updated: 30/08/17 7:24am
Shrewsbury Town inflicted a 3-2 defeat on holders Coventry City in the first round of Checkatrade Trophy fixtures.
Joe Riley's free-kick deep into injury time at the end of the game won it for the Shrews.
Charlie Adam was in the Stoke City under-21s side beaten 1-0 by Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park.
Sunderland also included several senior players in their side defeated 3-1 at Scunthorpe United, with Jack Rodwell and Donald Love in the starting line-up.
Newcastle United were the only one of the seven invited teams to win on Tuesday night, beating Crewe 2-1.
Oxford United recorded a 6-2 win at Stevenage and Bristol Rovers won 5-1 at Wycombe.
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Blackburn 1-0 Stoke U21
Crewe 1-2 Newcastle U21
Oldham 0-0 Port Vale
Coventry 2-3 Shrewsbury
Chesterfield 2-4 Bradford
Mansfield 1-3 Lincoln City
Grimsby 1-1 Doncaster
Scunthorpe 3-1 Sunderland U21
Colchester 2-2 Reading U21
Gillingham 2-1 Southend
Wycombe 1-5 Bristol Rovers
Exeter 1-3 Yeovil
Forest Green 2-0 Newport County
Barnet 3-4 AFC Wimbledon
Milton Keynes Dons 2-0 Brighton U21
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Northampton 1-1 Cambridge Utd
Peterborough 2-0 Southampton U21