Weekend Roundup: Long, Browne, and Collins score

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Saturday, 27th April 2019

Premier League

Crystal Palace 0-0 Everton

Seamus Coleman’s start was his 300th appearance in English football

Fulham 1-0 Cardiff

Cyrus Christie’s assist on Fulham’s winner was his first of the season

Southampton 3-3 Bournemouth

Shane Long scored his fifth Premier League goal of the season, equaling his combined total for the last two seasons

Watford 1-2 Wolverhampton Wanderers

Matt Doherty made his 250th appearance for Wolverhampton Wanderers


Millwall 0-0 Stoke City

Shaun Williams’ start was his first appearance since St Patrick’s Day

Middlesbrough 2-1 Reading

Josh Barrett’s second half introduction was his first appearance since November

Preston North End 3-3 Sheffield Wednesday

Alan Browne’s goal was his first strike since Saturday, 9th February

QPR 0-1 Nottingham Forest

Ryan Manning’s start was his 50th appearance for QPR
Nathan Carlyle was named in a matchday squad for the first time

Sheffield United 2-0 Ipswich

Alan Judge was booked for the first time since October

Norwich 2-1 Blackburn

Darragh Lenihan was shown his first yellow card since Saturday, 2nd February 

League 1

Burton Albion 2-1 Luton

James Collins scored his 25th goal of the season

Fleetwood 0-0 Bristol Rovers

Paddy Madden’s was booked for the first time in two months
Jack Bonham was booked for the first time this season

Gillingham 0-2 CharltonJosh Cullen scored his first goal of the season, two and a half years after his last goal in August 2016

Scunthorpe 2-3 Bradford City

Billy Clarke scored his first goal of the season, 19 months after his last goal in September 2017

League 2

Cheltenham 3-2 Swindon Town

Kevin Dawson scored his fifth goal of the season

Crewe Alexandra 4-3 Forest Green

Gavin Gunning assisted a goal for the first time since October 2018

Mansfield Town 1-2 Stevenage

Ryan Sweeney made his 50th appearance in League Two
Conrad Logan made his first assist of the season

Scottish Premier League

Motherwell 4-3 Dundee

Carl McHugh was booked for the tenth time this season

Scottish Championship

Alloa 1-2 Inverness CT

Aaron Doran made his 50th appearance in the Scottish Championship

Australian A-League

Newcastle Jets 2-0 Sydney

Roy O’Donovan made his 250th appearance since leaving Cork City


Atlanta United 1-0 Colorado Rapids

MLS 2018 SuperDraft pick Jon Gallagher made his first appearance in Atlanta’s matchday squad

Sunday, 28th April 2019

Australian A-League

Perth Glory 5-0 Wellington Phoenix

Cillian Sheridan started a game for the first time in three months
The second goal of Andy Keogh’s brace was his fifteenth goal of the season, before this the striker hadn’t scored since Friday, 15th March

Joe McCarthy

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