Date: 17th April 2016 at 6:18pm
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Barnsley’s League 1 season continued with a draw against Burton at the Pirelli Stadium on Saturday.

The gap to Gillingham (who are in the final play-off spot) was closed by another point but Barnsley had to be content with a draw at second placed Burton following this nil-nil draw.

A win would have drawn us level with the Gills.

Sam Winnall and Newcastle loanee Ivan Toney both had chances for Barnsley, with Adam Davies needing to deny Mark Duffy. Winnall, who given his goalscoring record would have been expected to do better, missed the chance to win if for the Reds late on putting his effort over from six-yards.

Barnsley remain in seventh are now two-points off Gillingham and three off fifth placed Millwall so are still very much in the play-off race but matches are running out.

Here’s a round up of the League 1 action from the other games played at the weekend….

These were the other results.

Saturday 16th April 2016
Chesterfield 0-3 Sheff Utd
Burton 0-0 Barnsley
Colchester 1-4 Peterborough
Coventry 2-1 Millwall
Crewe 2-3 Scunthorpe
Doncaster 3-1 Wigan
Fleetwood 1-1 Oldham
Gillingham 0-2 Port Vale
Rochdale 3-0 Blackpool
Shrewsbury 1-1 Bradford
Swindon 0-1 Bury
Walsall 1-0 Southend

Burton (nil-nil) missed the chance to close in on the leaders when held by Barnsley, who are still seeking a play-off place, but the Brewers retain second place behind Wigan (three-one) who were surprisingly beaten by relegation threatened Doncaster, who gave their slim chances of staying up a boost.

The Gillingham (two-one) defeat to Port Vale leaves the Gills holding onto the final play-off spot.

Colchester (four-one) are strong favourites to join Crewe in going down with the fading chances of a miraculous escape dented by the loss at the Weston Homes Community Stadium against Peterborough.

Crewe are gone, Colchester and Doncaster likely to join them with it the final relegation spot that’s very open at the moment.

With it currently Blackpool (three-nil) holding this after the defeat at Rochdale leaving them two-points off Shrewsbury (one-one), who drew with Bradford, and Fleetwood (one-one), who drew with Oldham, with the Latics a further point on from Pools.

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