Stoke City striker Peter Crouch was in a satisfied mood after silencing his critics by equalling the record for headed Premier League goals.
Porto striker Jackson Martinez produced a truly phenomenal volleyed heel-flick assist for team-mate Cristian Tello who opened the scoring in their 2-0 Primeira Liga win over Sporting Lisbon.
Laurent Blanc fired a shot at Paris Saint-Germain's Ligue 1 rivals on Sunday after his side's 1-1 draw with Monaco.
Defeat in the League Cup final naturally hurt for Harry Kane, who was one of two Tottenham players to get the final touch into his own net.
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti defended his decision to replace Isco during Sunday's 1-1 draw with Villarreal.
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Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has backed struggling team-mate Angel Di Maria to return to good form.
Real Madrid's Pepe claimed Villarreal "ran themselves into the ground" to claim a 1-1 draw in La Liga on Sunday.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers thinks Philippe Coutinho is flourishing at Anfield, calling him "a selfless player and a humble guy".
Tim Cahill has made his first appearance for new club Shanghai Shenhua in a friendly on Sunday ahead of next weekend’s Chinese Super League season opener.
Juventus head into Monday's table-topping match at Roma facing the prospect of being without Arturo Vidal and Paul Pogba.
Gregory Van der Wiel felt PSG lacked killer instinct in their 0-0 Ligue 1 draw at Monaco on Sunday.
Napoli's loss was a gain for three UEFA Champions League challengers - Lazio, Fiorentina and Sampdoria - in Sunday's Serie A action.
Paris Saint-Germain failed to take advantage of defeats for Ligue 1 title rivals Marseille and Lyon as they were held 0-0 by Monaco.
Chelsea's League Cup final victory over Tottenham at Wembley was labelled "massive" by goalscoring captain John Terry.
City rivals Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid both suffered frustrating Sundays as they were held to draws in La Liga.
Jose Mourinho is back on the trophy trail with Chelsea after a 2-0 win over Tottenham on Sunday sealed League Cup success at Wembley.
Arsene Wenger hailed Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud after he ended a tough week with a goal in their 2-0 Premier League win over Everton.
Roberto Martinez feels Everton are not getting the points to match their performances, following a 2-0 Premier League defeat at Arsenal.
Olivier Giroud ended a difficult week on a high by netting the opening goal as Arsenal beat Everton 2-0 in the Premier League.