Floyd Ayite's second-half strike proved enough as Bastia ended a six-match winless run with a narrow 1-0 victory over Nice at the Allianz Riviera on Saturday night.
Guingamp halted a four-game losing run in Ligue 1 with a 2-1 away win over Lille on Saturday night.
Reading midfielder Hope Akpan has spoken of his delight after making his international debut for Nigeria
Arsene Wenger has warned Roy Hodgson that playing Jack Wilshere in too deep a role for England could cancel out the midfielder's match-winning qualities.
Aston Villa and England midfielder Fabian Delph is to undergo surgery after dislocating his right shoulder in training.
Roberto Di Matteo celebrated a winning start to life as Schalke coach with his side beating Hertha Berlin 2-0 to move into the top half of the Bundesliga.
Mario Gotze and Philipp Lahm hit braces as Bayern Munich romped to a 6-0 victory over Werder Bremen to establish a four-point lead at the Bundesliga summit.
Cologne piled further misery on Borussia Dortmund with a 2-1 win at the Mungersdorfer Stadion which leaves Jurgen Klopp's men languishing in 14th place.
Matias Fernandez's stunning free kick saw Champions League-chasingFiorentina snatch a 2-2 draw at Parma in Serie A on Monday.
Carlos Tevez struck again to help Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in aderby match on Sunday as Antonio Conte's side maintained its chargeto a third straight Serie A title.