Burton won 1-0 away to Shrewsbury in the England League One. Brayford scored the only goal of the game in the first half.
There was no real shape to the match until Burton took the lead just after the half-hour mark through John Brayford, who scored, making it 0-1.
Next time Shrewsbury will play against Gillingham on Saturday. Burton take on Cheltenham at home on Friday.