Real Madrid came from behind to overwhelm a Luis Suarez-boosted Barcelona en route to a 3-1 Clasico triumph in La Liga.
Alan Irvine hailed the impact of substitute Victor Anichebe after West Brom rescued a 2-2 draw against Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Hull City manager Steve Bruce was full of praise for goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic following Saturday's goalless draw at Liverpool.
Leeds United have confirmed the departure of head coach Darko Milanic after just 32 days in charge at Elland Road.
Ronald Koeman praised the character of his Southampton side after they beat Stoke City 1-0 on Saturday to go second in the Premier League.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers was pleased with Mario Balotelli's showing in Saturday's goalless Premier League draw with Hull City.
Marc Pugh scored a hat-trick as a rampant Bournemouth embarrassed beleaguered Birmingham City 8-0 in the Championship on Saturday.
Gus Poyet lamented the individual errors that cost Sunderland in their 2-0 Premier League defeat to Arsenal on Saturday.
Two Lucas Moura penalties helped Paris Saint-Germain secure a 3-0 win over Bordeaux to move within four points of Ligue 1 leaders Marseille.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expressed delight at his side's focus in Saturday's 2-0 Premier League win over Sunderland.
Hamilton Academical surrendered their three-point advantage at the top of the Scottish Premiership in a 2-0 defeat at Dundee on Saturday.
Chennaiyin's strong start to the Indian Super League season came to an abrupt halt as they were thrashed 4-1 by Delhi Dynamos on Saturday.
An injury-time penalty from Saido Berahino rescued a 2-2 draw for West Brom against Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Alexis Sanchez grabbed a double as Arsenal capitalised on more hapless defending from Sunderland to win 2-0 on Saturday.
Liverpool spurned the chance to end a difficult few days with a win as they were held to a 0-0 Premier League draw by Hull City on Saturday.
Sadio Mane's first Premier League goal sent Southampton up to second as Stoke City were beaten 1-0 at St Mary's on Saturday.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce is hopeful that Diafra Sakho's shoulder injury is not bad enough to sideline the in-form striker for long.
Borussia Dortmund's Bundesliga woes continued with a 1-0 defeat at home to 10-man Hannover on Saturday.
Manuel Pellegrini felt Manchester City were unlucky to lose 2-1 at West Ham on Saturday.
Robin Dutt has been sacked as head coach of Werder Bremen after their winless start to the Bundesliga continued on Friday.