In this column, we look at how the Alex Academy Graduates have done in this weekend.
Ashley Westwood played the full game and scored for Burnley in their 4-2 defeat at Liverpool on Sunday.
Billy Jones played 82 minutes for Rotherham United in their 2-0 defeat at Sheffield United.
Luke Murphy was not involved for Bolton Wanderers in their 2-1 home win against Millwall.
Nick Powell played 78 minutes and scored for Wigan Athletic in their 3-2 defeat at Reading while Cheyenne Dunkley played the full game for the visitors.
Junior Brown was an unused substitute for Coventry City in their 2-1 defeat at home to Burton Albion on Friday.
Liam Nolan was not involved for Accrington Stanley in their 2-0 defeat at Barnsley.
Oliver Turton played the full game in Blackpool’s 2-2 home draw against Southend United.
Kelvin Mellor played 40 minutes before coming off in Bradford City’s 3-1 home win against Peterborough United with George Cooper playing the final 17 minutes and getting booked for the visitors.
Ryan Colclough was not involved for Scunthorpe United in their 1-0 home defeat to Bristol Rovers.
Gareth Evans played 76 minutes for Portsmouth in their 2-1 defeat at Charlton Athletic.
Michael O’Connor played the first 81 minutes for Lincoln City in their 1-0 home win against Yeovil Town on Friday.
Ben Garratt, Perry Ng, George Ray, Harry Pickering, Callum Ainley (85 mins), Ryan Wintle and Charlie Kirk (73 mins) all started for Crewe Alexandra in their 1-0 defeat at Tranmere Rovers. Shaun Miller (10 mins) and Owen Dale (5 mins) were used substitutes while Tom Lowery and Ollie Finney were unused subs on Friday.
Billy Waters played the first 84 minutes and scored for Cheltenham Town in their 4-1 home win against Notts County. Chris Clements played the full game for the hosts while David Vaughan came on for the final 8 minutes and Matt Tootle was an unused substitute, both for the visitors.
Harry Davis played the full game for Grimsby Town in their 2-1 defeat at Crawley Town.
Ritchie Sutton played the full game for Morecambe in their 3-0 home win against Forest Green Rovers while AJ Leitch-Smith was not involved for the hosts.
Nicky Maynard played the full game and got the only goal as Bury won 1-0 at Stevenage. Byron Moore came on for the final half-hour for the visitors while Will Appleyard was not involved for the hosts.
Andy Bond played 74 minutes for AFC Fylde in their 1-1 draw at Boreham Wood.
Jason Oswell came on for the final 19 minutes for Wrexham in their 1-0 defeat at Leyton Orient.