Sampdoria came from two goals down to beat Livorno 4-2 with a rousing second-half display.
Luke Shaw has revealed that England manager Roy Hodgson has told him to ignore the comparisons with Ashley Cole as the pair do battle for a World Cup berth.
Inter Milan striker Rodrigo Palacio has revealed he is set to extend his contract with the Serie A side.
Fulham boss Felix Magath believes Kostas Mitroglou is experiencing a culture shock following his move to the Premier League.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has hit back at UEFA by claiming his two-match touchline ban was excessive.
Bordeaux stayed in the race for a European spot by defeatingLorient 3-2 in the French league on Tuesday.
Real Madrid assistant coach Zinedine Zidane sees no reason why the Spanish giants cannot achieve a historic treble this season.
Fernandinho believes Manchester City had Barcelona "rattled" in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash and expects his side to build on that when they travel to Spain on Wednesday.
Lille maintained their foothold on third place in Ligue 1 with a comfortable 2-0 win at home to Montpellier.