Sam Allardyce saw penalty troubles come back to haunt West Ham United as they slipped to a 1-0 defeat at home to Crystal Palace.
Felix Magath admits Fulham are focusing on their remaining home games after losing 3-1 at Tottenham in the Premier League on Saturday.
Cardiff and Aston Villa could only record draws on Saturday, as Swansea beat Newcastle and Crystal Palace won again.
Aston Villa stopped the rot to inch ever closer to Premier League safety after picking up a welcome point in a 0-0 draw with Southampton.
Cardiff City's quest for survival in the Premier League took a blow as they were held to a 1-1 home draw by Stoke City.
Wilfried Bony's last-gasp penalty earned Swansea a crucial 2-1 Premier League win away to Newcastle on Saturday to pile the pressure on Alan Pardew.
Mile Jedinak scores a penalty as Crystal Palace secure a fifth straight top-flight win with a 1-0 victory at West Ham.
Cardiff claim what could yet prove a vital point in their fight against relegation against visitors Stoke.
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew says if he wasn't serving a touchline ban, he could have "stopped" the winning goal in his side's 2-1 defeat to Swansea.