Jurgen Klopp admitted he was frustrated by VAR's failure to rule out Marcus Rashford's goal as Liverpool were held to a 1-1 draw at Manchester United on Sunday, denying them a record-equalling 18th straight Premier League win.
Inter Milan survived a late Sassuolo scare and a bizarre intervention by a parachutist to win 4-3 and keep in touch with leaders Juventus in Serie A on Sunday as Stefano Pioli's first game in charge of AC Milan ended in a 2-2 draw against lowly Lecce.
FC Barcelona turned a corner to recover top spot in the league thanks to their goal-scoring in Ipurua. However, the 23 goals in 9 matchdays is still 5 behind Pep Guardiola's Manchester City, the top scorers in the top 5 European Leagues.
Real Madrid parked La Liga Santander, a competition in which they will no longer compete in until Wednesday 30th October after the postponement of the 'El Clasico', and focused on their first final of the season in the Champions League, in a visit to Galatarasay, with a training session without Luka Modric or Gareth Bale.