League One and Two transfer news LIVE: Ex-Bradford City defender sacked from first managerial role plus Doncaster Rovers and Barnsley latest

As January edges closer, transfer talk across League One and Two grows stronger.

Ex-Bradford City defender Matthew Bates was sacked by Hartlepool United last night

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