Duncan Watmore took a big step in his Sunderland comeback

Duncan Watmore takes a big step as ex-Liverpool star makes surprising claim: League One's winners and losers

It was another action-packed weekend in League One, with no shortage of talking points among Sunderland's rivals.

While the Black Cats defeated Bristol Rovers 2-1, there were plenty of other intriguing ties which offered up some excellent entertainment - both on and off the pitch. But who were the winners and losers from around the division this weekend? Scroll down and click through the pages to see who came out of the Saturday fixtures smiling, and who will have been less than impressed:

First up the winners, and where else to start but Watmore? The Sunderland star hit another significant milestone in his injury comeback as he registered his first League One minutes. Another big step forward.

1. Duncan Watmore

First up the winners, and where else to start but Watmore? The Sunderland star hit another significant milestone in his injury comeback as he registered his first League One minutes. Another big step forward.
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A 1-0 win over Burton Albion saw Barton's Fleetwood extend their unbeaten run to six games. That form has seen the Cod Army cut the gap between them and the play-off places.

2. Joey Barton

A 1-0 win over Burton Albion saw Barton's Fleetwood extend their unbeaten run to six games. That form has seen the Cod Army cut the gap between them and the play-off places.
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The Bantams, led by manager David Hopkin, moved off the bottom of League One with a thumping 4-0 win over Walsall. A huge result and perhaps a sign of things to come for Bradford.

3. Bradford City

The Bantams, led by manager David Hopkin, moved off the bottom of League One with a thumping 4-0 win over Walsall. A huge result and perhaps a sign of things to come for Bradford.
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At the other end of the table, Luton Town moved into the top two with a 2-1 win over Coventry City. Quite the feat for the Hatters, who are becoming real promotion contenders this season.

4. Luton Town

At the other end of the table, Luton Town moved into the top two with a 2-1 win over Coventry City. Quite the feat for the Hatters, who are becoming real promotion contenders this season.
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