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Stanley come from behind to win

Lancaster City 1 Accrington Stanley 2

ACCRINGTON Stanley moved 14 points clear in the title race with just nine games to play after coming from behind to beat Lancaster City.

The home side had taken the lead after eight minutes through Brian Welch, but Stanley's Lutel James levelled matters from the penalty spot on 24 minutes.

And it was James who set up the winner when his cross was converted by Paul Mullin midway through the second half.

  • Full report in Friday's Observer


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