Brentford 1-0 Aston Villa: Bees sting late (1:47)
West Brom 2-2 Nottingham Forest: Rodriguez to the rescue (2:03)
Norwich City 3-0 Ipswich Town: Pukki puts Canaries on top (1:07)
Gayle's header seals the points for West Brom (0:32)
Nottm Forest 2-1 Brentford: Forest hold on (1:57)
Aston Villa 3-3 Sheff Utd: Blades blow 3-goal lead (2:16)
Leeds United 1-3 Norwich City: Canaries move ahead of Leeds (2:10)
Sheffield United 2-0 Bolton: Sharp instrumental in Blades win (0:58)
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23dReuters

Middlesbrough sign Mikel on short-term deal

Middlesbrough have signed former Nigeria and Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel on a short-term deal as they chase promotion to the Premier League.

Nicol: Ashley Cole looking to his future with Derby move (1:43)
Bolton 0-2 West Brom: Baggies bash Bolton (1:43)
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25dESPN

Ashley Cole signs for Lampard at Derby

Ashley Cole, who left left LA Galaxy in November and has been a free agent since, has returned to English football after a four and a half years

Middlesbrough 1-1 Millwall: Hugill penalty salvages point (1:19)
Norwich City 3-1 Birmingham City: Canaries back on track (1:30)
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29dGabriele Marcotti

Bielsa ends "Spy-Gate" drama as only Bielsa can

Marcelo Bielsa didn't have to respond to "spying" accusations, but in the end he did it as only he knew how: with a 70-minute lesson for the media.

Burley: Bielsa outrage stems from media's Lampard love (2:09)
Bielsa: Leeds have 'observed' all of our opponents (1:05)
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32dReuters

EFL launches probe into Derby County spy claim

The English Football League has launched a formal investigation after Derby complained that Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa sent a spy to training.

Millwall 0-2 Blackburn: Nuttall & Armstrong power Rovers (0:46)
Wigan 3-0 Aston Villa: Jacobs' return sparks Wigan victory (1:09)

LC Ladder

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Leeds United321877+1761
Norwich City321796+1960
Sheffield United321778+2058
West Bromwich Albion311597+2254
Bristol City311588+1053
Middlesbrough3113126+1151
Derby County311498+751
Birmingham City3211138+946
Nottingham Forest3211138+846
Aston Villa3210148+644
Hull City3212812+344
Swansea City3212812+344
Preston North End32111011+343
Blackburn Rovers32111011-643
Brentford31101011+740
Sheffield Wednesday31101011-1140
Stoke City3291211-739
Queens Park Rangers3111614-839
Wigan Athletic329716-1434
Millwall3171014-1131
Reading3261115-1129
Rotherham United3251314-2028
Bolton Wanderers326818-2626
Ipswich Town3231019-3119