AC Milan warmed up in style for Tuesday's Champions League tie against Tottenham by extending their lead at the top of Serie A to six points with an emphatic victory over Parma.
Captain Craig Bellamy is out of Wales' Euro 2012 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Switzerland next month.
Samuel Eto'o revelled in his role as a striker in the 4-0 win over Werder Bremen and then took a swipe at former boss Jose Mourinho for playing him as a "defender".
Chelsea have launched an investigation into a number of incidents involving Marseille fans amid claims by the French club's security chief that he was thrown out of Stamford Bridge ahead of their Champions League game.
David Gold says there was "no malice" in Rob Green's gesture to the press box after he starred in West Ham's 1-0 win over Tottenham.
Roberto Mancini has predicted it will take six months for him to mould Manchester City into a formidable outfit.
Harry Redknapp is backing Aaron Lennon to rediscover the sparkling form he showed before he was forced to miss four months of last season.
Marseille boss Didier Deschamps has revealed Liverpool approached him about replacing Rafael Benitez at Anfield in the summer.
Sunderland manager Steve Bruce refused to tear into Stuart Attwell the referee awarded Liverpool a "crazy" goal in the 2-2 draw with Sunderland.
Blackburn Rovers boss Sam Allardyce has continued paying homage to himself after claiming there will never be another Premier League manager like him.
QPR hit three second-half goals to maintain their six-point lead at the top of the Championship.
A crestfallen Arsene Wenger admitted his Arsenal side did not deserve anything after their shock 3-2 home defeat by newly-promoted West Brom.
ESPN will show up to 25 FA Cup games live and exlusive in the United Kingdom from the 2010-11 season after agreeing a four-year deal with the Football Association.
Bordeaux's struggles in Ligue 1 continued as they slipped to a 2-1 defeat at Nice.
Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola admits his side were well below their best in their surprise 2-0 defeat at home to promoted outfit Hercules.
A goal two minutes from time by Anthony Modeste saw Bordeaux claim a point from this Ligue 1 clash in which Marseille played for 57 minutes with ten men.