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Leeds 3-1 Tranmere

Leeds all but secured their place in the play-offs with a win over Tranmere which dents Rovers' own play-off hopes.

Jermaine Beckford swapped passes with Robert Snodgrass before finishing coolly for his 32nd goal of the season.

Neil Kilkenny, looking suspiciously offside, latched on to a long pass from Jonathan Douglas to fire in the second.

A minute later Leeds defender Sam Sodje headed into his own net but Luciano Becchio deflected a Beckford flick off his shin to seal the win for Leeds.


Leeds: Ankergren, Douglas, Sodje, Naylor, Parker, Snodgrass (Johnson 66), Howson, Kilkenny, Robinson (Hughes 81), Beckford (Grella 85), Becchio.
Subs Not Used: Lucas, Marques.

Goals: Beckford 15, Kilkenny 26, Becchio 56.

Tranmere: Coyne, Edds, Chorley, Shotton, Taylor, Barnett (Curran 63), Jennings, Kay, Sonko (Burns 76), Savage (Gornell 84), Moore.
Subs Not Used: Achterberg, Cresswell.

Booked: Jennings.

Goals: Sodje 27 og.

Att: 24,360

Ref: Michael Oliver (Northumberland).



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