Buoyant Shrewsbury manager Sam Ricketts saluted his battling side as they sprung a fine FA Cup shock by beating Stoke City 3-2.
Joselu and Ayoze Perez scored in extra time as Newcastle advanced to the FA Cup fourth round with a 4-2 third-round replay win over Blackburn at Ewood Park.
Sheffield Wednesday earned a bumper payday at Premier League Chelsea by edging past League One Luton 1-0 at Kenilworth Road thanks to Atdhe Nuhiu's goal.
Hamilton have kicked off their January recruitment with the signing of former Blackpool striker Steve Davies.
Nicky Hunt faces a spell on the sidelines but the Crewe defender has not suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage.
Chris Erskine has revealed he has joined Livingston after deciding he had been left 'without a future' at Partick Thistle.
Loan duo Jack Payne and Lewis O'Brien are staying at Bradford for the remainder of the season.
Stephen McManus is hoping to save Celtic 'millions of pounds' in his new role as the club's under-18s coach.