Cameroonian Salomon Banga set a trend of defenders scoring Wednesday as his country and Mali moved closer to the African Nations Championship (CHAN) quarter-finals, Burkina Faso remained in contention and Zimbabwe were eliminated.
A match that Real Madrid started with a squad filled with Zidane's outcasts finished with almost a full first team on the field to try and break down a defiant ten-man Alcoyano who put in the performance of their lives to see of Zidane's side.
Borussia Monchengladbach enjoyed a legendary 12-0 thrashing of Borussia Dortmund in April 1978.
Al Sadd have the league in their pocket. With seven matchdays remaining, they have a 13-point lead over their main challengers, Al-Duhail. And the objective now of Xavi is to finish the season without tasting defeat.
Schalke remained rooted to the foot of the Bundesliga table after slipping to a 2-1 home loss to fellow strugglers Cologne on Wednesday, despite a fifth goal in three games for American teenager Matthew Hoppe.
Bernardo Silva fired Manchester City to the top of the Premier League for the first time since August 2019 as his late strike inspired a 2-0 win against Aston Villa on Wednesday.