League One round-up: Shrewsbury move above Wigan at top
Last Updated: 13/02/18 10:54pm
Nathan Thomas' late goal dragged Shrewsbury top of Sky Bet League One thanks to a 2-1 win at Fleetwood, as Wigan slipped off the summit with a second-successive defeat.
Shaun Whalley bagged his sixth league goal of the campaign just before half-time, then laid on Thomas' 82nd-minute winner to carry Shrewsbury top of the table.
Paddy Madden's 59th-minute equaliser for Fleetwood almost denied Shrewsbury the chance to leapfrog Wigan, who slumped to a 2-0 defeat to Blackpool.
A brace from on-loan Newcastle striker Adam Armstrong's helped Blackburn prevail 2-1 at Portsmouth. Conor Chaplin replied, before the visitors lost Lewis Travis to a late red card.
Chris Lines' smart 79th-minute drive earned Bristol Rovers a 3-2 win over Rochdale, Bury played out a goalless home draw with Southend, while Tyrell Robinson's 80th-minute header secured Bradford a 1-1 draw at Charlton, who had led through Josh Magennis.
Josh Parker and Tom Eaves ensured Gillingham's climb under Steve Lovell continued with a 2-1 win at Northampton, Anthony Gerrard's 40th-minute header secured Oldham a 1-0 home win over fellow strugglers MK Dons, while Peterborough and Scunthorpe battled out a 2-2 draw.