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Crewe 1-2 Cheltenham

A late header from Paul Connor completed a comeback to keep struggling Cheltenham's survival hopes alive.

Crewe had the lead after 90 seconds as Gylfi Sigurdsson rifled home Calvin Zola's knock-down.

Zola went close himself, before Marlon Broomes' foul on David Hutton allowed John Finnigan to level from the spot.

Dennis Lawrence squandered a chance to restore the lead, before substitute Leon Constantine's cross found Connor's forehead to snatch victory.

Crewe: Ruddy, Broomes (Miller 70), Baudet, Lawrence, Brayford, Woodards, Sigurdsson, Jones (McManus 70), Moore (Murphy 85), Zola, Donaldson.
Subs Not Used: Collis, Grant.

Goals: Sigurdsson 2.

Cheltenham: Brown, Diallo (Constantine 83), Townsend, Duff, Berchiche (Antonio 64), Hutton, Bird (Finnigan 54), Gallinagh, Artus, Ridley, Connor.
Subs Not Used: Lindegaard, Watkins.

Booked: Artus, Finnigan.

Goals : Finnigan 58 pen, Connor 84.

Att: 4,542

Ref: Andy Haines (Tyne & Wear)

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