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Barnsley 2 Middlesbrough 1

What was the turning point?

Whatever manager Mark Robins said at half-time. We were incredibly poor in the first half but turned it around superbly after the break. Boro will feel hard done by, but under Robins we're a side that doesn't know when we're beaten.

Who was the villain?

Boro’s Adam Johnson. A terrific talent and it's easy to see why he's coveted by Premier League sides but his attitude stinks. He was moaning every time a Barnsley player went near him and he even taunted the crowd. (Rob Miles, barnsley-mad.co.uk).

Bristol City 2 Watford 2

How was the late equaliser received?

It was almost expected to be honest. We've forgotten how to close out games and that's now just one win in our last ten matches. It's proved a costly habit as that's now 11 draws this season already.

Was the red card justified?

James Linington may not have shown a red card this season before this game but he had no choice after Lewin Nyatanga's nasty tackle on Henri Lansbury ended with the Watford player being stretchered off the pitch. (filtonflyer, Bristol City fan)

Ipswich 3 QPR 0

Have Town turned the corner?

I was baffled by some of the choices made by Roy Keane against Palace at the weekend. But the line-up he selected here really worked and we were good value for our win in what was one of the most encouraging performances of the season.

What next for Ipswich?

I'm starting to think maybe the season won't be the disaster I thought it would be a few weeks ago after all. There's still work to be done but recent performances are encouraging and we should pull clear of the drop-zone. (Justin Johnson, BluesWeb.co.uk)

Newcastle 0 Derby 0

Was it a fair result?

The way we started the game I thought we'd rattle up double figures but, as the game progressed, we seemed to run out of ideas and it was no real surprise that it ended up goalless.

What next for Newcastle?

Everyone else is so inconsistent that we'll have to fall away terribly in the second half of the season to miss out on an immediate return to the Premier League. Mind you that could be the start of our problems. (Magpie55, Newcastle fan)

Nottingham Forest 2 Coventry City 0

Peterborough 4 Cardiff 4

What was the turning point?

A nightmare first half left Mark Cooper needing to perform a half-time miracle and whatever he said in the dressing room worked a treat. Talk about a game of two halves, we were unrecognisable after the restart.

Who was the star man?

Josh Simpson arrived on loan from non-league Histon and we didn’t expect too much from him. However, in just his third appearance as a substitute he helped stun Cardiff, with two goals just reward for having such a major impact on the game. (London Road Len, Peterborough fan)

Plymouth 4 Reading 1

Who was the star man?

It has to be Alan Judge who scored twice as we won for the second time in three days. Seeing as we'd lost the previous five matches and failed to score a goal in any of them, that's quite a transformation.

What was the turning point?

Judge’s second goal that made it 3-1 just 60 seconds after Reading had pulled one back. If we hadn't netted then, our fragile confidence could have been dented and I could have seen it ending as a draw. (Greengary80, Plymouth fan)

Scunthorpe 1 West Brom 3

What was the turning point?

Garry Thompson had a great chance to break the deadlock early on only to drag his shot wide when he only had Dean Kiely to beat. Before we'd had time to regroup, Graham Dorrans had fired Albion ahead and from that moment on there was only ever going to be one winner.

Can Scunthorpe stay up?

Plymouth’s recent upturn in form is worrying and Wednesday must improve soon surely, but I still think we’ve got enough quality to avoid the drop. (Ironman84, Scunthorpe fan)

Sheff Utd 1 Preston 0

Was it a fair result?

It had 0-0 written all over it until Jamie Ward popped up in the last minute to keep us on track for the play-offs. It had been a frustrating afternoon before that and looked set to be one of those days but we carved out what few chances there'd been in a mediocre match.

Who was the villain?

Preston could easily have won the game but an unmarked Stephen Elliott headed inches wide with Mark Bunn beaten when it was still 0-0. (Barrytheblade, Sheffield United fan)

Swansea 0 Crystal Palace 0

Who was the villain?

Referee Anthony Taylor looked to have had a major influence on the final outcome when he sent Alberto Serran off after just 17 minutes for a foul on Neil Danns. Certainly the home fans felt that the decision was a harsh one.

What next for Paulo Sousa?

Just one win in four games isn’t much to shout about and we must improve on the displays against both Palace and Reading soon, but we're still in the play-off places and have everything to look forward to. (Swan1981, Swansea fan).

Blackpool Sheff Wed Postponed

Doncaster Leicester Postponed

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