Jurgen Klopp made a low-key Anfield debut as Liverpool were frustrated by Rubin Kazan, while Anderlecht beat Tottenham.
In Other News... A stunning chip from Antoine Griezmann and Maciej Rybus's piledriver were the pick of the bunch in Thursday's last-16 Europa League second leg
CSKA Moskva Russian Premier League leaders Zenit dropped points for the first time this season as CSKA Moscow cut the gap with a thrilling win at Ural.
Zenit Zenit began life without Luciano Spalletti in a 1-0 defeat at CSKA Moscow while Anzhi's unlikely bid for survival gathered pace.
Zenit Zenit's best ever start to a top-flight season continued on Saturday as they beat Amkar Perm 2-0 to make it five wins out of five.
Mario Balotelli Thursday was a bad night for Serie A sides in the Europa League as Lazio and Napoli both suffered surprise defeats.
Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham were among the teams to book their ticket for the Europa League round of 16.
Spartak Moskva Yura Movsisyan's hat-trick helped Spartak Moscow beat Zenit St Petersburg 4-2 and close in on the Russian Premier League leaders.
Roberto Martinez Oumar Niasse has joined Everton as Roberto Martinez lands the attacking help he wanted in the transfer window.
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