Bignall still sidelined for Lions visit

Manager Gary Ablett will again be without on-loan Reading striker Nicholas Bignall when Stockport host Millwall in League One on Saturday.

Last Updated: 16/10/09 at 15:14

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Bignall has returned to parent club Reading to receive treatment on a hamstring problem.

The 19-year-old sustained the injury in training last weekend and subsequently missed the 1-0 victory at Tranmere on Monday.

He is not expected to return to action for County for at least a fortnight so Peter Thompson should again line up in attack for Ablett's side.

Thompson has yet to score this season, but Ablett said: "He just needs to score a goal for his confidence. Once that comes we'll have a very good player on our hands."

County are still without midfielder Matty Mainwaring, who remains sidelined after he broke a leg during pre-season.

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League One Fixtures

Saturday, 09 August 2014
12:15
Sheff Utd v Bristol C  
15:00
Barnsley v Crawley  
Bradford v Coventry  
Colchester v Oldham  
Fleetwood v Crewe  
Leyton Or v Chesterfld  
MK Dons v Gillingham  
Port Vale v Walsall  
Preston v Notts Co  
Rochdale v Peterboro  

Sky Bet League 1

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Barnsley 0 0 0
2 Bradford 0 0 0
3 Bristol C 0 0 0
4 Chesterfld 0 0 0
5 Colchester 0 0 0
6 Coventry 0 0 0
7 Crawley 0 0 0
8 Crewe 0 0 0
9 Doncaster 0 0 0
10 Fleetwood 0 0 0
11 Gillingham 0 0 0
12 Leyton Or 0 0 0
13 MK Dons 0 0 0
14 Notts Co 0 0 0
15 Oldham 0 0 0
16 Peterboro 0 0 0
17 Port Vale 0 0 0
18 Preston 0 0 0
19 Rochdale 0 0 0
20 Scunthorpe 0 0 0
21 Sheff Utd 0 0 0
22 Swindon 0 0 0
23 Walsall 0 0 0
24 Yeovil 0 0 0

Updated Wed, 09 Jul 2014

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