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22 February 2017

Huddersfield Town closed the gap on second-placed Brighton & Hove Albion to four points by beating Reading 1-0.

The Terriers had to wait until the 82nd minute for a breakthrough against the fourth-placed Royals, but they got it thanks to Philip Billing.

Fellow promotion-chasers Sheffield Wednesday suffered a home defeat, going down 2-1 at the hands of Brentford, while QPR made it back-to-back wins by beating Wigan Athletic 2-1.

The match between Derby and Burton ended goalless, while there was more midweek action 24 hours later when Bristol City hosted Fulham.

The visitors made it three straight wins thanks to goals either side of the break from Lucas Piazon and Tom Cairney, keeping the Cottagers in touch with the Play-Off positions.

Here’s a look at the Sky Bet Championship results in full:

Tuesday 21st February 2017

Derby County 0-0 Burton Albion
Huddersfield Town 1-0 Reading
Queens Park Rangers 2-1 Wigan Athletic
Sheffield Wednesday 1-2 Brentford

Wednesday 22nd February 2017

Bristol City 0-2 Fulham

Standings: Click here to see the Sky Bet Championship table

Southend United moved up to fifth in Sky Bet League One courtesy of a thumping 4-1 victory at Peterborough United.

Among the goals was Michael Timlin, who netted the fourth of the game in the 90th minute, a day after becoming a father.

Oxford United recorded their first ever league victory at Charlton, in their 16th visit, while Gillingham and AFC Wimbledon shared a 2-2 draw.

Millwall and Chesterfield also played out a draw, 0-0 at The Den.

Here are the Sky Bet League One results in full:

Tuesday 21st February 2017

Charlton Athletic 0-1 Oxford United
Gillingham 2-2 AFC Wimbledon
Millwall 0-0 Chesterfield
Peterborough United 1-4 Southend United 

Standings: Click here to see the Sky Bet League One table

George Elokobi scored a stunning goal to see Colchester United earn a 1-0 victory over Wycombe Wanderers.

The three points moved the U’s into the Play-Off places.

Elsewhere, rock-bottom Newport County battled to a 1-1 draw with Morecambe.

Here’s a look at the Sky Bet League Two results:

Colchester United 1-0 Wycombe Wanderers
Newport County 1-1 Morecambe  

Standings: Click here to see the Sky Bet League Two table

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