The sporting weekend was dominated by the third round of the FA Cup, which saw the likes of Gillingham, Barnet, Oldham and Newport pull off shock wins.
Premier League clubs Cardiff, Fulham, Huddersfield and Leicester were all eliminated by lower-division opposition, while there was a dramatic Gallagher Premiership encounter between Exeter and Bristol at Sandy Park.
Here, Press Association Sport looks at some of the weekend’s best action in pictures.
The Prenton Park scoreboard at full-time following a harrowing FA Cup experience for Tranmere (Mike Egerton/PA) It wasn’t all good news for Tottenham fans, however (Mike Egerton/PA) West Ham forward Marko Arnautovic was upset when he was substituted after just 19 minutes against Birmingham (Steven Paston/PA) Elliott List celebrates scoring Gillingham’s winning goal against Cardiff (Gareth Fuller/PA) Cesc Fabregas could have played his last game for Chelsea as rumours of a move to Monaco persist (John Walton/PA) Someone’s sitting there, mate… Alexis Sanchez is asked to move after taking Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s seat (Martin Rickett/PA) Ahead of their cup meeting with Arsenal, Blackpool fans protest against the Oyston family’s ownership (Anthony Devlin/PA) Sean Lonsdale scores the second try of a victory over Bristol that restored Exeter to the top of the Premiership (Simon Galloway/PA) Oldham’s Callum Lang, left, celebrates scoring what proved to be the winner at Fulham (John Walton/PA) Paul Guardiola? Rotherham manager Warne does his best impression of Manchester City boss Pep at the Etihad (Martin Rickett/PA) Woking’s Greg Luer has his shot saved by Watford goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes at the Laithwaite Community Stadium (Adam Davy/PA) Jamille Matt heads Newport into the lead against Leicester at Rodney Parade (Nick Potts/PA) Newport’s Padraig Amond relishes the moment after converting a match-winning penalty (Nick Potts/PA) Just in case you did not know… (Nick Potts/PA)