League Two Round-up: Chesterfield 0 Morecambe 2; Burton Albion 2 Rotherham United 4

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LEAGUE Two leadersw Chesterfield suffered a shock 0-2 defeat at home to Morecambe - while Rotherham United came from 2-1 down to score another three goals and win at Burton Albion, writes digital editor Graham Walker.

Chesterfield 0 Morecambe 2

Morecambe went against the odds to celebrate a comfortable win at league leaders Chesterfield.

Kevan Hurst put the Shrimps in front with a low drive from 25 yards out.

Then Danny Carlton notched his first goal of the season with a neat hooked volley.

Craig Davies and Scott Boden both spurned late chances for the Spireites, who failed to score at home for the first time this season.

Burton Albion 2 Rotherham United 4

Rotherham United scored two late goals to overcome Burton Albion.

Greg Pearson nodded Albion ahead inside a minute, but a Johnny Mullins’ header pegged them back before Aaron Webster steered in to restore the home lead.

Webster slammed a penalty off the bar after Marcus Marshall tripped Jacques Maghoma, then Marshall recovered to head the Millers level once more.

Adam Le Fondre hooked in with a minute left and Jason Taylor finished a quick counter-attack deep into added time.

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For full reports, photos, reaction and more, see The Green Un, out Saturday evening, and The Star on Monday, February 28, and a weekly round up in The Sheffield Telegraph on Thursday.

FINAL SCORES: Saturday, Feb 26, 2011:


Sheffield United v Derby County (HT:0-1) 0-1

Barnsley v Norwich City 0-2 (HT:0-2)

Doncaster Rovers v Watford 1-1 (HT:1-1)

League 1:

Carlisle Utd v Sheffield Wednesday (HT:0-1) 0-1

League 2:

Burton Albion v Rotherham United (HT:2-1) 2-4

Chesterfield v Morecambe (HT:0-1) 0-2

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