Friday, November 8, 2013
Lionel Messi returned to form with two goals as Barcelona secured its spot in the knockout stage of the Champions League. Fellow Argentina forward Gonzalo Higuain also had a brace for Napoli. And Samuel Eto'o scored for his fourth different team.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
European champions Bayern Munich led the charge into the last 16 of the Champions League when they beat Viktoria Plzen 1-0 to chalk up a record-equaling ninth straight victory in the competition on Tuesday.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Villarreal tightened their grip on fourth place in La Liga when Nigerian forward Ikechukwu Uche's last-gasp strike snatched a 1-0 win at fellow promoted side Elche on Monday.
Monday, November 4, 2013
Bayern Munich tied the Bundesliga's record unbeaten run when the league leader came from behind to beat Hoffenheim 2-1 away on Saturday.
Real Madrid's attack brought one Rayo Vallecano player to tears before its defense nearly spoiled another tremendous performance from Cristiano Ronaldo in a 3-2 win on Saturday.
Arsenal reasserted their title credentials on Saturday with an impressive 2-0 victory over Liverpool that sent them five points clear at the top of the Premier League table.
Sunday, November 3, 2013
Alexis Sanchez scored a second-half goal as Barcelona and Lionel Messi struggled past Espanyol 1-0 Friday to remain top of the Spanish league.
Edinson Cavani scored twice to help Paris Saint-Germain to a dominant 4-0 victory at home to Lorient on Friday as the Uruguayan moved to the top of the French league scoring charts.
Saturday, November 2, 2013
Roma extended its record Serie A start to 10 straight wins Thursday, as Marco Borriello scored in the 67th minute of a 1-0 victory over last-place Chievo Verona.
David Villa earned two penalties and leading Spanish league scorer Diego Costa converted one of them as Atletico Madrid won 2-1 at Granada on Thursday to continue its earlyseason momentum.