Checkatrade Trophy: Coventry City end winless run against Crawley Town

Marvin Sordell
Marvin Sordell has scored seven goals in 22 games for Coventry this season

League One side Coventry ended a run of four straight defeats with a 1-0 win over League Two club Crawley in the second round of the Checkatrade Trophy.

Former England Under-21 striker Marvin Sordell scored the only goal with a close-range shot in the first half.

Elsewhere, Adebayo Akinfenwa scored to help League Two side Wycombe beat League One Millwall 3-1.

Bradford City also reached the last 16 with a 1-0 win over Cambridge thanks to Nicky Law's second-half header.

The draw for the third round takes place at 11:30 GMT on 8 December, with three second-round matches still to be decided.

Walsall host Oldham on 13 December, Southampton and Reading's development squads face each other at St Mary's on 21 December, while Leicester's development team travels to Cheltenham on 10 January, in a match postponed because of the Foxes' Champions League schedule.

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