Napoli missed the chance to move level with Roma at the top of Serie A after Udinese produced a resilient display to earn a 3-3 draw.
Manchester United's form slump has continued as David Moyes' side was beaten by Newcastle in a tough Saturday for some of the Premier League's, with Chelsea beaten by Stoke City and Manchester City held to a draw by Southampton.
Leaders Bayern Munich thrashed Werder Bremen 7-0 in Saturday's Bundesliga action, while Bayer Leverkusen won at Borussia Dortmund.
John Hughes failed to mark his first game as Inverness Caledonian Thistle boss with a win as they were held to a goalless draw at St Mirren.
John O'Shea scored a decisive own goal as Tottenham came from behind to pick up a 2-1 victory over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Burnley lepfrogged Leicester City and QPR to go back to the top of the Championship with a 1-0 home win over Barnsley on Saturday.
Oussama Assaidi snatched all three points for Stoke City in the final minute to secure a 3-2 victory over Chelsea on Saturday.
In-form striker Luis Suarez scored again as Liverpool beat West Ham 4-1 at Anfield and went second in the Premier League table.
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo netted a sumptuous strike to earn Southampton a 1-1 draw in a pulsating encounter with Manchester City.
Goals from Gary Hooper and Leroy Fer saw Norwich City end a run of four away league defeats with a 2-0 win at West Brom on Saturday.
Cameron Jerome haunted his former club as Crystal Palace recorded a valuable 2-0 Premier League victory over Cardiff City on Saturday.
FIFA have changed the kick-off times of seven World Cup games to limit the impact of the high temperatures at some of the venues.
David Moyes' woes continued as Manchester United were beaten at home for the second time in four days, losing 1-0 to Newcastle United.
A Daniel McBreen goal has proved enough for Central Coast to re-enter the A-League top six as the Mariners defeated Sydney FC 1-0 on Saturday evening in Gosford.
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand says David Moyes' policy of naming his team at the last minute has turned him "into a madman".
Harry Kewell's return wasn't enough to deliver a breakthrough win for the Melbourne Heart who held on for a 1-1 draw against Western Sydney on Saturday at Pirtek Stadium.
The draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup has taken place, with Australia pitted against Spain, the Netherlands and Chile in Group B. See what dates and times the Socceroos will play in Brazil here.
Brazilian winger Sidnei is set to be offered a two-year contract extension by Perth Glory after his starring role in Friday night's 4-2 win over Wellington Phoenix.
Brisbane Roar coach Mike Mulvey has lauded his side's ability to come from behind and grind out a 2-1 win over Adelaide United on Friday night, after an impressive first half from the Reds.
We take a look at reaction from various figures to the 2014 FIFA World Cup draw as the Socceroos prepare to take on Spain, the Netherlands and Chile.