Preston North End moved back into the top six in the Championship with a comfortable victory over relegation-threatened Barnsley.
Stoke City claimed a surprise 1-0 win at Championship pacesetters West Brom on Monday, with the Baggies now six without a victory.
Nottingham Forest gave their promotion bid a boost by coming from behind to beat Luton Town at the City Ground.
Saracens paid a high price for years of breaching the strict Premiership salary cap, and have now issued an apology and a rallying call.
Premiership Rugby has confirmed that Saracens will be relegated from the Premiership at the end of the 2019-20 campaign.
Leeds' slump went on but Brentford were unable to take full advantage, while Rhian Brewster helped Swansea to victory in the Championship.
Anthony Knockaert struck early on as Fulham moved up to third in the Championship with a 1-0 victory over Jonathan Woodgate's Middlesbrough.
After they were accused of breaching spending rules by the English Football League, Derby County have insisted the charges are unfounded.
The English Football League has charged Derby County with recording excess losses for the three years ending with the 2017-18 campaign.
A shock loss against Sheffield Wednesday saw Leeds United surrender top spot in the Championship to West Brom.