The Christmas period is always a hectic time in the Football League calendar and there are certainly plenty of clubs that could do with some festive cheer.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says his Manchester United side will be ready for the visit of League Two Colchester United on Wednesday night.
On this day in 2012, League Two Bradford City caused one of the biggest shocks in League Cup history when they defeat Arsenal on penalties.
Arsenal and Everton have now joined Carlisle United teenager Jarrad Branthwaite's growing list of admirers after scouting him on Saturday.
Newcastle are understood to have first refusal on talented Carlisle United prospect Jarrad Branthwaite - a target for Rangers, Celtic and Southampton.
Crawley Town have parted company with head coach Gabriele Cioffi as they bid to arrest their slide down the League Two table.
Carl Fletcher became the latest managerial casualty on Thursday after just 29 days in charge of League Two Leyton Orient.
Newport County manager Michael Flynn has rubbished talk he could replace Neil Warnock as Cardiff boss, as the odds on Sol Bamba getting the job are slashed.