Abdoulaye Doucoure emerged from the bench to spare Everton’s blushes in their FA Cup third-round tie against Rotherham at Goodison Park, winning 2-1.

The Toffees took the lead when Cenk Tosun dinked home with eight minutes on the clock.

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However, Matthew Olosunde drew Paul Warne’s side level just after the break when he reacted quickest to the break of the ball in the box; neither side could prise a winner in the regulation 90, sending the tie to extra-time.

And Doucoure, a 61st-minute substitute for Alex Iwobi, latched on to a James Rodriguez through-ball to slot past Jamal Blackman just three minutes into extra-time to seal the win for Everton.

Norwich City strolled to a 2-0 win over fellow Championship (second-tier) side Coventry City after midfielder Kenny McLean and forward Jordan Hugill scored inside seven minutes.

Millwall's Danish striker Kenneth Zohore and defender Shaun Hutchinson led the Championship side to a 2-0 win over fifth-tier third-round debutants Boreham Wood, while Nottingham Forest beat Cardiff City 1-0 with an early goal by striker Lyle Taylor.

Luton Town beat Reading 1-0 in another all-Championship clash to reach the fourth round for the first time since the 2012-13 season thanks to midfielder George Moncur.

Plymouth Argyle ran out 3-2 winners as they visited Huddersfield, while Brentford defeated fellow Championship side Middlesbrough.

Leicester City cruised to a comfortable 4-0 win over Stoke City at the Potters' ground, and Sheffield Wednesday beat Exeter City 2-0. Another South West side Bristol Rovers could not quite take advantage of Sheffield United's poor Premier League form with the Blades winning 3-2.

Former Premier League side Bournemouth trounced Oldham Athletic 4-1, Swansea City beat Stevenage 2-0, Burnley needed penalties (4-3) to get past MK Dons, and Wycombe defeated Preston 4-1.

Fulham beat West London rivals QPR 2-0 at Loftus road, Blackburn Rovers fell 1-0 at home to Doncaster Rovers, and West Brom's wretched season continued as they lost on penalties (3-2) to Blackpool.

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