After Lionel Messi and Neymar paid their tributes, Cristiano Ronaldo hailed Kobe Bryant following the basketball icon's death on Sunday.
Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna died following a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California on Sunday.
Piotr Zielinski and Lorenzo Insigne struck to earn Napoli a 2-1 win against Juventus, whose coach Maurizio Sarri was circumspect.
Karim Benzema missed a golden opportunity as Real Madrid beat Real Valladolid 1-0 courtesy of Nacho's second-half goal.
Piotr Zielinski and Lorenzo Insigne scored in the second half as struggling Napoli shocked champions Juventus 2-1 to spoil coach Maurizio Sarri's return to the Stadio San Paolo on Sunday.
Nigerian Junior Ajayi scored as Al Ahly of Egypt defeated Etoile Sahel of Tunisia 1-0 Sunday to go top of Group B in the CAF Champions League.
Enugu Rangers of Nigeria pulled off a stunning CAF Confederation Cup triumph away to Pyramids of Egypt on Sunday, but it was in vain as they were eliminated after matchday five.
Neymar dedicated his second goal in Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 win at Lille to basketball legend Kobe Bryant, whose death in a helicopter crash earlier on Sunday shocked the world, as his double shot the French champions 10 points clear at the top of Ligue 1.
La Liga said on Sunday it has initiated criminal proceedings against the fans that are said to have racially abused Athletic Bilbao's Inaki Williams during their match at Espanyol this weekend.Â
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp confirmed he will not take charge of the Reds' FA Cup replay against Shrewsbury, nor will any senior players from the European champions take part.