Michael Jolley’s foul-mouthed tirade towards local journalists played a part in him losing his job as Grimsby manager, majority shareholder John Fenty has revealed.
New Morecambe boss Derek Adams is backing his side to improve after a battling point at Crawley took them off the bottom of League Two.
Ross Embleton has distanced himself from talk over the vacant managerial position at Leyton Orient after overseeing the first match of his third caretaker spell in charge at The Breyer Group Stadium.
Plymouth boss Ryan Lowe challenged matchwinner Antoni Sarcevic to hit double figures as his side knocked the dethroned league leaders off their League Two perch.
Cambridge boss Colin Calderwood was left yearning for VAR as he claimed everyone except the officials knew Walsall’s opening goal was a handball as the U’s lost 2-1 to the struggling Saddlers.
Macclesfield manager Daryl McMahon expressed pride in his squad after they ended another trying week with a point from a goalless draw with Mansfield.
Port Vale manager John Askey was delighted with his side after they came from behind to beat Carlisle 2-1 at Vale Park.
Exeter manager Matt Taylor felt it was a case of two organised teams cancelling each other out as the Grecians were held to a goalless draw by Cheltenham at St James Park.
Northampton manager Keith Curle felt the “bravery” of his players was key in their 4-1 victory over Crewe.
Despite his Swindon side hitting the top of Sky Bet League Two thanks to a 3-2 victory at Salford, there were mixed feelings from Swindon boss Richie Wellens after the game.
Forest Green fell to only their second home defeat of the season as Plymouth knocked the leaders off their Sky Bet League Two perch.
Josh Gordon scored after 49 seconds as Walsall ended a six-game Sky Bet League Two losing streak with a narrow 2-1 win over Cambridge.
Eoin Doyle scored a brace as Swindon fired themselves to the top of Sky Bet League Two thanks to a fourth-consecutive victory with a narrow 3-2 result at Salford.
A late strike from Cole Stockton earned a hard-earned point for Morecambe which took them off the bottom of Sky Bet League Two with a 1-1 draw at Crawley.
Northampton moved into the League Two play-off places with a fifth win in six games as they beat Crewe 4-1.
Mark Cullen scored a late winner as Port Vale claimed a narrow 2-1 comeback victory over Carlisle, having fallen behind after just 20 seconds at Vale Park.
Macclesfield and Mansfield battled out a 0-0 draw in treacherous conditions at Moss Rose.
Ross Embleton’s third spell in caretaker charge of Leyton Orient got off to a poor start as his side lost to Scunthorpe at The Breyer Group Stadium.
Exeter and Cheltenham cancelled each other out in a dour goalless draw at St James Park.
The EFL has said it expects Macclesfield’s Sky Bet League Two match against Mansfield to go ahead on Saturday.
Salford have injury concerns as they prepare to resume their Sky Bet League Two campaign against Swindon at The Peninsula Stadium on Saturday.
Leyton Orient chairman Nigel Travis says he would he recommend Carl Fletcher as a manager, despite sacking him after just 29 days.
Crawley will be without the suspended George Francomb for the clash with bottom-placed Morecambe.
Walsall must do without suspended defender Daniel Scarr as the Sky Bet League Two strugglers host Cambridge.
Sky Bet League Two leaders Forest Green should have player-coach Matt Mills and midfielder Kevin Dawson in contention again for the visit of Plymouth.
Leyton Orient have sacked head coach Carl Fletcher after just 29 days at the helm.
Injured captain Jobi McAnuff will help lead managerless Leyton Orient against Scunthorpe on Saturday.
Exeter manager Matty Taylor expects to again see his squad stretched for the Sky Bet League Two match against Cheltenham.
Northampton forward Vadaine Oliver will hope to retain his place in the starting line-up for Saturday’s Sky Bet League Two match at home to Crewe.
Carl Fletcher has been sacked as manager of Leyton Orient after just 29 days in charge.