Issa Alekasir scored with a brilliant late header on Sunday to put Iran's Persepolis into the quarter-finals of the Asian Champions League with a 1-0 victory over Qatar giants Al Sadd.
Luis Suarez had a better debut than even he could have hoped for. The Uruguayan came on in the second half to score twice and get an assist. "Sometimes, it is important for a player to make a change", he said after the game.
European champions Bayern Munich suffered a first defeat for 10 month when their 23-match winning run was ended by a shock 4-1 Bundesliga loss at Hoffenheim on Sunday.
Jose Mourinho revealed Tottenham asked UEFA to adjust the size of the goals at the Tose Proeski Arena in Skopje as his players had noticed there were too small. Upon inspection it was discovered they were in fact 5cm smaller than regulation and changes were made - and once play kicked off it was Spurs who came away with a 3-1 win over Shkendija to go through to next week's play-off against Maccabi Haifa in the Europa League.
Luis Suarez scored two and set up another in a sensational 20-minute debut for Atletico Madrid on Sunday as his new team started their Liga season with a thumping 6-1 victory over Granada.