Match gallery: Exeter City 0 Mansfield Town 1

Mansfield's Kane Hemmings hits the Exeter bar before Danny Rose volleys home the rebound.
Mansfield's Kane Hemmings hits the Exeter bar before Danny Rose volleys home the rebound.

Danny Rose made it four goals in five games to give Mansfield a crucial 1-0 win away at Exeter and boost their automatic promotion hopes.

The striker struck the winner on 38 minutes as Stags won the crunch clash.

It means the Stags have lost just one of their last 12 league games with the win being the fifth victory in their last six games.