Bryan Oviedo secured a shock 1-0 victory for Everton against Manchester United in their Premier League clash at Old Trafford.
Nicklas Bendtner scored his first Premier League goal for Arsenal in almost three years in a 2-0 win over Hull City.
Manchester United are set to turf out Ashley Young and Anderson while the club face competition for replacement Nemanja Matic.
Paris St Germain were stunned by a 2-0 defeat at lowly Evian Thonon Gaillard which ended their unbeaten run at 36 matches.
Sunderland and Chelsea played out a seven-goal thriller at the Stadium of Light, with the visitors escaping with three points.
Luiz Suarez produced a four-goal masterclass which inspired his Liverpool side to a thumping 5-1 win over Norwich City.
A virtuoso display from Sergio Aguero lifted Manchester City to a 3-2 away win against West Brom at The Hawthorns.
Swansea gained just their second league home win of the season after a comfortable 3-0 victory over in-form Newcastle
A brilliant late goal by substitute Lewis Holtby handed Spurs a vital victory at Fulham in a pulsating encounter at Craven Cottage.
A stunning strike from Fabian Delph gave Aston Villa a 3-2 win at Southampton in the Premier League.
Struggling Premier League duo Stoke City and Cardiff City played out a drab 0-0 draw at the Britannia Stadium.
England have been on the end of another FIFA carve-up, while Dimitar Berbatov wants out of Fulham.
Italy and Milan star Mario Balotelli sent out an appeal to media and fans. “I want to live like a normal person.”
Spain's government wants to ban the playing of sport in undesignated areas - meaning the death of the kickabout that spawned the world champions.
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Arjen Robben scored before being carried off after a nasty collision as Bayern Munich won 2-0 at Augsburg in the German Cup.
Dimitar Berbatov is unhappy at Fulham and hopes to leave in January, according to his agent Emil Dantchev.