Sky Bet League Two leaders Stockport County endured a frustrating evening in a scoreless stalemate against neighbours Salford under the lights at Edgeley Park.
Stockport County’s League Two play-offs adventure continued with a dramatic win on penalties at a sold-out Edgeley Park against Salford City.
Friday night became County night for the first time since the Hatters’ return to the Football League, but they had to settle for a share of the points with play-off rivals Salford at a sold-out Edgeley Park.
Manager Jim Bentley said it was “written in the stars” that Ian Henderson became Rochdale’s all-time record goalscorer as well as the matchwinner against Salford City.
It was a desperately sad day as Oldham Athletic’s 115-year stay in the EFL came to an end following their home defeat by Salford City.