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The following are the latest stories from League Two

    PFA to meet PL, EFL over coronavirus crisis

    The PFA will hold further talks with the Premier League and EFL via conference call on Friday about the financial implications of the shutdown of football...

    'Difficult decisions' ahead, warn PL, EFL and PFA

    Some "difficult decisions" will need to be taken in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the Premier League, EFL and Professional Footballers' Association...

    PFA calls for 'urgent' talks with PL, EFL and WSL

    The Professional Footballers' Association has called for urgent talks with the Premier League, the EFL and the Women's Super League over the financial impact...

    Could coronavirus lead to a super league?

    The coronavirus pandemic could inadvertently lead to a new English super league being created if football does not do enough to support lower league clubs,...

    PFA pledges lower-league player support

    The Professional Footballers' Association say they will support players and clubs financially to get through the Coronavirus crisis.

    Orient first-team player tests positive for coronavirus

    Leyton Orient have announced an unnamed first-team player has tested positive for coronavirus.

    Tranmere owner: Clubs must not abuse government loans

    The English Football League (EFL) must ensure clubs do not abuse the loans they are eligible to receive from the government because of the coronavirus...

    The Debate: How are EFL clubs coping?

    Plymouth Argyle manager Ryan Lowe and Wigan boss Paul Cook were special guests on The Debate as they discussed how their respective clubs are handling the...

    Barnes: Write off a season to finish this one

    John Barnes feels there should be an option to write off a future domestic football season to ensure that the 2019/20 campaign is completed.

    EFL: Priority is to finish 19/20 season

    The EFL says its main priority is to finish this season to "protect the integrity" of the competition and has put in place a '50m fund to help with the...

    Townsend signs up for Orient's mass FIFA game

    Manchester City, Ajax, Roma and Sydney FC are among an international array of football clubs to have signed up for an impromptu mass FIFA 20 tournament...

    VOTE: Championship, L1, L2 Goals of the Month

    Watch the February entries for the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two Goal of the Month and vote for your favourite here...

    Macclesfield points deduction reduced

    Macclesfield Town's chances of avoiding relegation from the EFL have improved after their points deduction in League Two was reduced on appeal.

    FA: Everybody wants season to finish

    Football Association chief executive Mark Bullingham says "everyone's priority is to finish this season", following the unprecedented postponement of this...

    Redknapp: PL has to help smaller clubs financially

    Jamie Redknapp has called on the Premier League to help those lower down the football pyramid deal with the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

    Football clubs eligible for government support

    Football clubs who lose income from the suspension of matches due to coronavirus will be eligible for government support, chancellor Rishi Sunak has confirmed.

    EFL: No decisions on season resumption

    The English Football League insists no decisions have been taken regarding a resumption of the domestic season amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

    Scrapping leagues 'ridiculous', says Liverpool legend

    Declaring unfinished league campaigns as null and void due to the coronavirus pandemic is a ridiculous idea, according to former Liverpool striker John...

    Sunday Supp: 'This season must be completed'

    The 2019/20 football season must be completed, say the Sunday Supplement panelists, after professional leagues were postponed due to coronavirus.

    Bilic, Hogan win February awards

    West Brom boss Slaven Bilic and Birmingham striker Scott Hogan have won the Sky Bet Championship awards for January.

    PL, EFL suspended until early April, England games off

    The Premier League and EFL have postponed all fixtures until April 4 and 3 respectively at the earliest due to the threat of the coronavirus.

    Coronavirus: UK fixture postponements

    Each and every postponement in British football after the coronavirus outbreak wreaks havoc on the fixture schedule until at least early April.

    Carlisle see off 10-man Newport

    Carlisle ended a run of just one win in their last nine League Two games at home with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Newport.

    Mansfield edge past Northampton

    Northampton's play-off hopes suffered a setback when they were beaten 2-1 by struggling Mansfield in a bad-tempered clash at Sixfields.

    Coronavirus could threaten clubs' future

    Playing games behind closed doors in an attempt to contain the coronavirus could have a major impact for smaller clubs, according to leading football finance...

    Walsall beat promotion-chasing Exeter

    Exeter had a goal controversially disallowed as their Sky Bet League Two automatic promotion hopes suffered another blow with a 3-1 defeat at mid-table Walsall.

    Swindon relinquish top spot

    Swindon surrendered top spot in League Two as they suffered their first home defeat since September by going down 2-0 to Forest Green.

    Poku nets twice in Colchester win

    Colchester got their Sky Bet League Two play-off challenge back on track with a decisive 3-0 win over a Carlisle side who had lost just one of their previous...

    Leyton Orient extend unbeaten run

    Leyton Orient extended their unbeaten home run to seven matches with a 2-1 win over Cambridge.

    Hunter double seals Salford win

    Ashley Hunter scored twice as Salford beat Bradford 2-0 to clinch their first home league win since Boxing Day.