Rangers loanee Jamie Murphy scored a brace for Burton Albion on Tuesday night as they came from behind twice to draw with Bolton Wanderers in EFL League One.

The Brewers went into this one with just one win in nine matches, a wretched run which has seen them slip away from a potential playoff spot.

Nigel Clough will be disappointed at how his side have faltered since the turn of the year. (Photo by Alex Davidson/Getty Images)

Their season is now in danger of petering out, but there was no shortage of fight on show at the Pirelli Stadium during this one.

Ryan Delaney gave the visitors the lead after 20 minutes, but Murphy hit back with his first of the evening just eight minutes later, when he finished from close range following a header from defender, John-Joe O’Toole [Burton Albion FC Twitter].

Bolton restored their advantage in the 38th minute through Ethan Hamilton, but Murphy was to pop up again in the second half to rescue his adopted side a point.

Rangers loanee Murphy has been in inspired form since his move to Burton. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

After a slick break, Reece Hutchinson’s pull-back picked out Murphy, who swept home a composed finish from just inside the box.

It’s now just one win in ten for the Brewers, but Murphy continues his fantastic individual form.

Since joining the club in January, he’s accumulated seven goals in ten appearances. Not bad for a guy who had barely played for a year and a half.

He’ll be hoping that if he keeps this up between now and the end of the season, there’ll be room for him at Ibrox for the 2020/21 campaign.

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