Phil Parkinson felt Sunderland were rewarded for their patience against Bristol Rovers as three late goals saw his side pick up another victory in their charge for promotion.
Three second-half goals saw Sunderland continue their fine form with a deserved win over 10-man Bristol Rovers.
Sunderland will be without Bailey Wright for the visit of Bristol Rovers with the defender ruled out for the rest of the season.
Ben Garner was a relieved man after seeing the storm clouds over the Memorial Stadium lifted by Josh Ginnelly’s 84th-minute winner in Bristol Rovers’ 2-1 victory over 10-man Blackpool.
Josh Ginnelly ended Bristol Rovers’ 14-match winless run with an 84th-minute goal in a 2-1 win over 10-man Blackpool.
Bristol Rovers hope James Daly and Gavin Reilly will be available for the visit of Blackpool.
Ben Garner bemoaned a lack of luck after Bristol Rovers played out a goalless stalemate with relegation-threatened Tranmere at Prenton Park.
Tranmere ended a run of five straight league defeats with a goalless draw against out-of-form Bristol Rovers at Prenton Park.
Wycombe boss Gareth Ainsworth wants more after the Chairboys matched last season’s points tally of 53 with a 3-1 win over Bristol Rovers.
Wycombe Wanderers closed the gap at the top of League One to three points after beating Bristol Rovers 3-1.
Wycombe boss Gareth Ainsworth will be without a number of players as his side prepare to host Bristol Rovers on Saturday.
Coventry boss Mark Robins described the 2-1 victory over Bristol Rovers at the Memorial Stadium as “a magnificent three points” for his team.
Liam Walsh created one goal and scored the other as Coventry came from behind to earn a deserved 2-1 League One win at Bristol Rovers.
Bristol Rovers could hand a debut to Timmy Abraham against Coventry after the striker joined on loan from Fulham.
Ben Garner believes his Bristol Rovers side are heading in “the right direction”, even though a late Bolton leveller denied him a first win as manager.
Jonson Clarke-Harris ended Bristol Rovers’ League One goal drought, but Daryl Murphy’s equaliser earned a 1-1 draw for basement boys Bolton.
Joe Bunney could make his debut for Bolton in their Sky Bet League One clash against Bristol Rovers.
Manager Joey Barton advised Fleetwood goalkeeper Alex Cairns not to cut his toenails after his late penalty save earned a well-deserved point in the goalless draw at Bristol Rovers.
Fleetwood goalkeeper Alex Cairns saved an 87th-minute penalty from Jonson Clarke-Harris to earn his side a goalless League One draw with Bristol Rovers at the Memorial Stadium.
Bristol Rovers look set to hand goalkeeper Jamal Blackman a debut when they host Fleetwood on Saturday.
Rotherham manager Paul Warne welcomes the pressure that comes with being top of the table after his side kept their place with a 3-0 victory over Bristol Rovers.
Rotherham’s impressive form continued as they saw off Bristol Rovers 3-0 to keep hold of top spot in League One.
Rotherham look likely to be without defender Joe Mattock again for their home game against Bristol Rovers.
Mark Robins hailed his “outstanding” Coventry side as they knocked Bristol Rovers out of the FA Cup to set up a fourth round tie at home to landlords Birmingham.
Coventry record comfortable replay win over Bristol Rovers to set up FA Cup tie with landlords Birmingham
Coventry ran out comfortable 3-0 winners as they knocked Bristol Rovers out of the FA Cup to set up a fourth round home tie at St Andrews with landlords Birmingham.
Mark Robins has a full complement of players ahead of Coventry’s FA Cup third-round replay against Bristol Rovers on Tuesday.
Bristol Rovers have granted manager Ben Garner a period of extended leave in order to deal with a private matter relating to the health of a close family member.
Darren Moore is hoping Doncaster’s impressive form will help him strengthen his squad before the end of the month.
Late goals from Ben Whiteman and substitute Rakish Bingham gave Doncaster a 2-0 League One victory over Bristol Rovers at the Memorial Stadium.
Bristol Rovers will have Ed Upson available for Saturday’s League One clash against Doncaster.