Posh snatch late draw

Peterborough saw their automatic promotion hopes extinguished by Yeovil on an afternoon of late drama in a 2-2 draw at London Road.

Last Updated: 25/04/11 at 19:06 Post Comment

Mackail-Smith: Vital equaliser

Mackail-Smith: Vital equaliser

More of the games that matter

2 years free Sky Broadband Unlimited for Sky Sports customers

The Glovers held the advantage for the majority of the game thanks to a Paul Wotton penalty midway through the first half. Wotton made no mistake after goalkeeper Paul Jones - one of three Posh debutants - had tripped Yeovil player-assistant manager Nathan Jones in the 23rd minute.

And that was the way it stayed until an unbelievable spell of three goals in as many minutes late on ensured the points were shared.

Defender Kelvin Langmead fired Posh level after being picked out by a Lee Tomlin free-kick after 87 minutes, only for Yeovil to hit the front again less than a minute later.

On-loan midfield ace Andrew Tutte grabbed his first Glovers goal by beating Jones with a low finish from 15 yards, but Posh needed only two minutes to respond.

Leading scorer Craig Mackail-Smith, who had been introduced as part of a triple substitution on the hour, prodded home at the back post after the visiting defence had failed to deal with a Tomlin corner in the 89th minute.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

More Match Results

Sunday, 31 August 2014
15:00
Notts Co 1-2 Bristol C Report
Saturday, 30 August 2014
Colchester 1-3 Peterboro Report
Doncaster 0-2 Oldham Report
Fleetwood 1-1 Leyton Or Report
Gillingham 2-0 Crewe Report
MK Dons 2-0 Crawley Report
Port Vale 1-2 Chesterfld Report
Preston 1-1 Sheff Utd Report
Rochdale 0-2 Bradford Report
Scunthorpe 2-1 Walsall Report

Sky Bet League 1

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

Updated Mon, 01 Sep 2014

Footer 365

Johnstone's Paint Trophy round-up: Leyton Orient knock out holders Peterborough with first-round win

Leyton Orient knocked out holders Peterborough while there were wins for Rochdale, Portsmouth, Oldham and more.

International friendly: England v Norway preview

Team news for Wednesday's international friendly clash between England and Norway at Wembley (kick-off 8pm).

England captain Wayne Rooney 'looks chubby', says Norway's Vegard Forren

Norway defender Vegard Forren says England captain Wayne Rooney “looks a bit chubby”.

Mail Box

Reasons To Feel Positive At Spurs...

They didn't complete any big deals on deadline day, but that doesn't mean Spurs fans should be down about their hopes this season. Plus, United fans say farewelbz...

Danny Welbeck - Yes, No And Maybe

And understandably busy Mailbox with the instant reactions with those happy and sad on their club's transfer dealings. On Welbeck, Arsenal, United, Spurs and loans...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property