Shrewsbury manager Sam Ricketts declared his side’s defeat to a late penalty as “a bitter pill to swallow”.
Southend boss Chris Powell admitted he is feeling the pressure after his side slipped closer to the relegation zone with a second-half capitulation at Scunthorpe.
Morecambe boss Jim Bentley was full of praise for his side after they shocked MK Dons with a thrilling 4-2 victory at the Globe Arena.
Lee Bowyer lauded the team spirit of his Charlton Athletic side after they ground out a 2-1 victory against Burton Albion at The Valley to stretch their unbeaten home league run to 13 games.
Interim manager Mick Harford was delighted with Luton’s 1-0 win at relegation-threatened Bradford, but thought the League One leaders could have been more clinical.
Ross County marched on at the top of the Ladbrokes Championship with a 2-1 home win against Falkirk.
Leeds head coach Marcelo Bielsa urged his players to concentrate on their forthcoming games rather than dwell on their position at the top of the Sky Bet Championship.
Neal Ardley believes Notts County can prove the doubters wrong as they embark on a “mini-season” aiming for survival as a Football League club.
Darren Ferguson criticised referee Ollie Yates after an 87th minute Joe Pigott penalty gave Sky Bet League One bottom club AFC Wimbledon a 1-0 win over play-off chasing Peterborough.
Mark Robins hailed match-winner Jordy Hiwula as the Coventry striker ensured former club Fleetwood Town left City’s Ricoh Arena with a 2-1 defeat.