English League Championship
Aitor Karanka's Middlesbrough became the new English Championship leaders as they took full advantage of Derby's latest slip up by defeating Millwall 3-0 at the Riverside.
Boro came into their clash with the Lions having won just one of their previous five fixtures in all competitions, but they were rarely troubled by Ian Holloway's struggling outfit after Patrick Bamford opened the scoring. Kike added a second to move him into double figures for the season and Jelle Vossen rounded off a happy evening...
Jamie Mackie scored a stoppage-time equaliser as FA Cup quarter-finalists Reading rescued a point from a 1-1 Sky Bet Championship draw at Bolton.
Eidur Gudjohnsen looked to have inflicted more league misery on the Royals with his opener before Mackie struck with a low left-footed shot in the 92nd minute to add insult to injury for Wanderers, who lost three players - including top scorer Zach Clough - to injury before half-time.
Former Chelsea and Barcelona striker Gudjohnsen replaced Clough and then...
Yann Kermorgant fired the goals that gave Bournemouth a 2-1 win over Wolves, putting Eddie Howe's men firmly back in the race for automatic promotion.
A stumbling run of five games without a win came to a happy end as Kermorgant put the Cherries ahead just 10 minutes in with his 12th goal of the season and followed up with a 48th-minute penalty after Benik Afobe had levelled things up.
Wolves had won their previous three matches without conceding a goal but were second best at the Goldsands Stadium.
Brentford moved back into the Sky Bet Championship play-off places with an emphatic 4-1 win over mid-table Huddersfield.
A full debut brace for Everton loanee Chris Long and strikes from Alex Pritchard and Jon Toral clinched the points after Harry Bunn had levelled for the visitors early on.
Long took just four minutes to break the deadlock, running at the visitors defence before smashing a blistering shot past stunned Terriers goalkeeper Alex Smithies.
Bunn equalised midway through the half when he...