Date: 13th August 2015 at 6:34pm
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The Crawley run in the Capital One Cup is over for another year after the first round defeat against Peterborough at London Road on Tuesday.

Peterborough would have been the favourites, with Crawley having literally nothing to lose, and it was the Posh that moved into round two with a two-nil win.

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Crawley couldn’t have got off to a worse start with Washington (2) finishing an Anderson’s cross in the opening minutes.

Harrold headed against the bar as the visitors sought an equaliser but Peterborough secured the win when Maddison (49) beat Newcastle loanee ‘keeper Woodman shortly after the break.

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The full first round results were:-

Tuesday 11th August
Accrington 2 – 2 Hull City
(Hull City win 4-3 on penalties)
Blackburn 1 – 2 Shrewsbury
Brentford 0 – 4 Oxford Utd
Bristol R 1 – 2 Birm’ham
Cardiff 1 – 0 AFC W’don
Carlisle 3 – 1 Chesterfld
Charlton 4 – 1 Dag + Red
Colchester 0 – 1 Reading
Fleetwood 0 – 1 Hartlepool
Huddsf’ld 1 – 2 Notts Co
Ipswich 2 – 1 Stevenage
Luton 3 – 1 Bristol C
Millwall 1 – 2 Barnet
MK Dons 2 – 1 Leyton Or
Morecambe 0 – 1 Sheff Utd
Northamptn 3 – 0 Blackpool
N Forest 3 – 4 Walsall
Peterboro 2 – 0 Crawley
Plymouth 1 – 2 Gillingham
Port Vale 1 – 0 Burnley
Rochdale 1 – 1 Coventry
(Rochdale win 5-3 on penalties)
Rotherham 1 – 0 Cambridge Utd
Scunthorpe 1 – 1 Barnsley
Barnsley win 7-6 on penalties
Sheff Wed 4 – 1 Mansfield
Southend 0 – 1 Brighton
Swindon 1 – 2 Exeter
Wigan 1 – 2 Bury
Wolves 2 – 1 Newport
Wycombe 0 – 1 Fulham
Yeovil 0 – 3 QPR
York City 2 – 2 Bradford
(York City win 4-2 on penalties)
Bolton 0 – 1 Burton Alb

Wednesday 12th August
Crewe 1 – 3 Preston
Oldham 1 – 3 M’boro
Portsmth 2 – 1 Derby

Not all of the first round matches have actually been complete mind!

Doncaster hosts Leeds in the remaining first round tie on Sky Sports tonight, after which the second around draw will be made at around 10pm.

A fair few upsets weren’t there with a number of Championship sides falling at the first hurdle, as well as some League 1 sides who might have been expected to progress.

Shrewsbury, Oxford, Carlisle, Hartlepool, Notts County, Luton, Barnet, Northampton, Walsall, Port Vale, Bury, York and Portsmouth being the stand out results and the clubs to progress that could well be feared in the second round draw?

Arguably, the pick of the bunch of the first round winners were League 2 sides Oxford, Notts County, Luton, Barnet, York and Portsmouth….

Following the outcome of the match on Tuesday we know the Reds won’t be in this anyway!

Not only do we want you looking, as you are now, we’re also looking for your thoughts and views on the League Cup result Crawley had too, so do share some of those with your comments below.

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