Date: 30th December 2019 at 9:00pm
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In this column, we look at how the Alex Academy Graduates have done in the last round of fixtures of the year with games taking place yesterday unless stated. Those with * in the tables have a player out on loan that fits the AA criteria.

Premier League:

Ashley Westwood played the full game for Burnley in their 2-0 defeat at home to Manchester United.

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against GD Pts
13 Burnley 20 7 3 10 23 32 -9 24

Championship:

Nick Powell was not involved for Stoke City in their 1-0 defeat at Fulham.

Cheyenne Dunkley was an unused sub for Wigan Athletic in their 1-0 defeat at Nottingham Forest.

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against GD Pts
21 Stoke 25 6 3 16 28 40 -12 21
24 Wigan 25 4 8 13 21 37 -16 20

League 1:

Ben Garratt was an unused sub for Burton Albion in their 2-0 defeat at Accrington Stanley.

Luke Murphy played the full game for Bolton Wanderers in their 1-1 draw at home to Shrewsbury Town.

Michael O’Connor played the first 82 mins for Lincoln City in their 5-3 home win against Ipswich Town.

Gareth Evans came on for the final 18 mins in Portsmouth’s 3-1 defeat at MK Dons.

Billy Jones was not involved for Rotherham United in their 4-0 home win against Peterborough United.

Oliver Turton played the full game and was booked for Blackpool in their 1–1 draw at Tranmere Rovers while George Ray was an unused sub for the hosts.

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against GD Pts
3 Rotherham 23 11 5 7 40 24 16 38
5 Coventry* 22 9 10 3 30 24 6 37
6 Peterborough* 23 10 6 7 43 32 11 36
9 Portsmouth 22 9 7 6 33 27 6 34
10 Blackpool 23 8 10 5 31 26 5 34
14 Burton 22 8 6 8 28 27 1 30
17 Lincoln 22 8 3 11 26 27 -1 27
20 Tranmere 22 5 6 11 26 39 -13 21
23 Bolton 20 4 7 9 15 42 -27 7

League 2:

Nicky Maynard played the final 18 mins for Mansfield Town in their 2-0 defeat at Bradford City while Kelvin Mellor was not involved for the hosts.

Ritchie Sutton played the full game for Morecambe in their 1-0 defeat at Cambridge United. AJ Leitch-Smith came on for the final 17 mins while Shaun Miller was not involved, both for the visitors.

Perry Ng, Ryan Wintle, Harry Pickering, Tom Lowery, Callum Ainley (86 mins) and Charlie Kirk all started for Crewe Alexandra in their 3-1 home win against Scunthorpe United. Rio Adebisi (11 mins) and Ollie Finney (4 mins) were both used subs while James Jones, Owen Dale and Travis Johnson were all unused subs for the hosts. Junior Brown and Matty Lund (booked) both played the full game while Ryan Colclough was not involved, all for the visitors.

Harry Davis played the full game for Grimsby Town in their 1-1 home draw against Crawley Town.

Billy Waters was an unused sub for Northampton Town in their 1-1 home draw against Cheltenham Town with Chris Clements also an unused sub for the visitors.

Byron Moore, Antoni Sarcevic (booked) and George Cooper (80 mins) all started for Plymouth Argyle in their 2-1 home win against Stevenage.

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against GD Pts
3 Crewe 23 12 5 6 42 28 14 41
4 Bradford 23 11 7 5 30 19 11 40
7 Plymouth 22 11 5 6 33 23 10 38
8 Cheltenham 23 9 10 4 34 19 5 37
9 Northampton 24 10 6 8 33 28 5 36
10 Port Vale* 24 8 10 6 30 29 1 34
14 Scunthorpe 24 7 7 10 31 33 -2 28
20 Mansfield 24 5 9 10 30 35 -5 24
21 Grimsby 22 5 8 9 22 28 -6 23
23 Morecambe 24 4 6 14 20 43 -23 18

National League – games played on Saturday:

Chris Holroyd played the first 74 mins for Chorley in their 2-0 home defeat against Harrogate.

Will Appleyard was an unused sub for Halifax Town in their 1-0 home win against Chesterfield. Neither Liam Nolan (HT) nor Matt Tootle (C) were involved for their respective teams.

Mark Carrington played the final 13 mins for Wrexham in their 2-0 defeat at Maidenhead while Jason Oswell was not involved for the visitors.

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against GD Pts
6 Notts County* 27 11 9 7 44 30 14 42
10 Halifax 27 12 5 10 36 39 -3 41
21 Wrexham 28 7 8 13 34 41 -7 29
22 Chesterfield 28 6 9 13 38 50 -12 27
24 Chorley 28 4 12 12 25 49 -24 24

Scottish Premier League:

Owain Fon Williams was an unused sub for Hamilton Academical in their 2-1 win at Motherwell.

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against GD Pts
11 Hamilton 21 4 6 11 20 34 -14 18