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Sky Bet League 1

Alexandra Stadium (ATT 5,042) 29th March 2014 - Kick off 15:00

Crewe Crewe Alexandra vs Coventry City Coventry

Crewe 1

J Clarke (og 62)

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Coventry 2

C Wilson (27, 81)

Wilson double downs Alex

Last Updated: 29/03/14 6:44pm

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Callum Wilson: Netted a brace

Callum Wilson: Netted a brace

Callum Wilson's double helped Coventry pull off a classic smash and grab as they edged past dominant Crewe 2-1.

Striker Wilson opened the scoring in the 25th minute as he stuck out a leg to divert a rebound into the net after Franck Moussa's shot had thundered against the post.

The Sky Blues should have been clear by then, but Wilson fired an early chance off target, while Crewe were lucky when a clearance that hit City's Anton Robinson dropped just wide of the post.

Crewe dominated the second period though, and after Uche Ikpeazu had wasted two great chances, the hosts equalised through Coventry defender Jordan Clarke as he headed into his own net in the 61st minute.

It was no more than Crewe deserved and they could have gone ahead through Matt Tootle's powerful volley and Mark Ellis' blocked effort.

But Wilson stole the points for Coventry in the 81st minute when he broke forward and fired powerfully past Crewe goalkeeper Ben Garratt.

Tootle and Chuks Aneke came close late on for Crewe but could not beat Murphy again.

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Sky Bet League 1

Sky Bet League 1
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2 Preston North End 37 73
3 Swindon Town 37 70
4 Milton Keynes Dons 38 69
5 Sheffield United 38 61
6 Peterborough United 38 56
7 Barnsley 38 55
8 Rochdale 37 53
9 Doncaster Rovers 38 53
10 Fleetwood Town 38 52
11 Oldham Athletic 38 52
12 Chesterfield 37 51
13 Bradford City 36 51
14 Gillingham 38 48
15 Port Vale 38 48
16 Walsall 37 46
17 Coventry City 38 43
18 Scunthorpe United 37 43
19 Crawley Town 38 43
20 Notts County 37 42
21 Crewe Alexandra 38 42
22 Leyton Orient 37 39
23 Colchester United 38 38
24 Yeovil Town 38 33