League One round-up
By Simon Fudge
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Huddersfield Town are top of League One after a 2-1 win at Doncaster Rovers.Huddersfield Town are top of League One after a 2-1 success over Yorkshire rivals Doncaster Rovers at Belle Vue.
The Terriers had a two-goal lead at the break, as Chris Brandon scored after two minutes before Jonathan Worthington (pictured) made it two five minutes before half time.
A second half Michael McIndoe penalty brought Donny back into the match but their task was made harder after Lewis Guy was sent off late on for violent conduct.
Swansea City moved up to second with a fine 3-1 home win over Barnsley, as Kevin McLeod struck a brace for Kenny Jackett's side.
Lee Trundle (58) also found the scoresheet for The Swans, while Jacob Burns scored a first half consolation for The Tykes.
Brentford came off the top of the table after a 1-1 draw with Gillingham at Griffin Park.
On-loan Nottingham Forest man Neil Harris gave The Gills a half time lead before Ryan Peters equalised with a quarter of an hour left for The Bees.
Rotherham United made it a miserable day for former boss Ronnie Moore after Deon Burton's late strike gave The Millers a 1-0 win at Oldham Athletic to take them up to fourth in the table.
Port Vale were held to a goalless draw by struggling Milton Keynes Dons, whilst Scunthorpe United had to settle for a 3-3 draw at Hartlepool United.
A Billy Sharp brace (9, 50) and a strike from Andrew Keogh (65) looked to have assured The Iron a win at Victoria Park.
However, a late Adam Boyd penalty after goals from Michael Proctor (6) and Eifion Williams (71) meant the points were shared in the North East.
A second half goal from Chris Greenacre gave Tranmere Rovers a 1-0 victory over Swindon Town at Prenton Park.
Bournemouth were unable to take advantage of Julian Bennett's first half sending off for violent conduct, as they had to settle for a goalless draw with Walsall at Dean Court.
Veteran striker Shaun Goater scored two goals in Southend United's 3-1 win over Essex rivals Colchester United.
In a noon kick-off at Roots Hall, the Bermudan goalscorer gave Steve Tilson's side the lead after three minutes.
Sam Stockley levelled matters for The U's on 19 minutes before summer signing Mitchell Cole restored Southend's lead on the half hour mark.
The Shrimpers eventually took the bragging rights from the Essex derby clash when Goater found the scoresheet again 12 minutes from the end.
Ten-man Blackpool defeated Bradford City 1-0 at Bloomfield Road, despite losing centre back Rob Edwards to two bookable offences before the break.
Simon Wiles scored Blackpool's winner with six minutes remaining.
Finally, Chesterfield heaped more misery on bottom club Yeovil Town with a 3-1 win at Huish Park.
Argentine striker Luciano Alvarez gave The Glovers the lead on 36 minutes before Paul Hall levelled matters just before the break.
Spireites substitute Adam Smith proved the match-winner, as his second half brace earned Roy McFarland's side the three points in the West Country.
Click below for match summaries:
Southend 3-1 Colchester
Blackpool 1-0 Bradford
Bournemouth 0-0 Walsall
Brentford 1-1 Gillingham
Doncaster 1-2 Huddersfield
Hartlepool 3-3 Scunthorpe
Milton Keynes Dons 0-0 Port Vale
Oldham 0-1 Rotherham
Swansea 3-1 Barnsley
Tranmere 1-0 Swindon
Yeovil 1-3 Chesterfield
Click here for the League One table.