Contrasting fortunes for Africa's World Cup representatives in their midweek internationals leave their chances up in the air.
Round-up: Cristiano Ronaldo helped Portugal to a 5-1 friendly win and become his nation's all-time leading scorer.
An late strike by Max Gradel allowed Ivory Coast to claw back from a two-goal deficit and grab a 2-2 draw with Belgium.
Belgium 2 Ivory Coast 2 - international friendly result on Wednesday.
Football's lawmakers have been warned to tread cautiously before embracing video replays to help referees.
Frank Lampard left Turkey feeling a mixture of frustration and satisfaction after Chelsea drew their Champions League clash at Didier Drogba's Galatasaray.
Didier Drogba is looking forward to his return to Stamford Bridge, but plans to upset the natives.
Roberto Mancini rates Chelsea narrow favourites to reach the Champions League quarter-finals despite Galatasaray finishing the better side in the first-leg 1-1
Jose Mourinho knows Chelsea need to be more clinical if they are to end his first season back in charge with silverware.
Chelsea missed an opportunity to put one foot in the quarter-finals as they let a goal lead slip in a 1-1 draw with Galatasaray.
Jose Mourinho had no complaints about Chelsea's Champions League last-16 tie with Galatasaray ending in a draw, but was again frustrated by his side's lack of
Jose Mourinho and Frank Lampard agreed that Galatasaray's fabled crowd helped the Turkish side come from behind.
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