In the Premier league and Reading suffered another defeat going down 3-2 away to Wigan. In the Championship Brighton were held to a 1-1 draw at home to Bolton.
In League One and Bournemouth kept up their good form with a 2-2 draw away to Bury. Portsmouth's recent run of defeats came to an end as they managed a 1-1 draw at Conventry. Crawley lost 2-0 away to Crewe and Swindon lost 1-0 away to Notts County.
And, in League Two Gillingham drew 1-1 away to Accrington. Aldershot dropped into the relegation zone with a 3-1 defeat at home to Port Vale, and Oxford won 2-1 at home to Northampton.