Early shock – Ludogorets Razgrad midfielder Marcelinho celebrates putting the Bulgarian minnows into a shock 6th minute lead over European champions Real Madrid.
Benzema winner – But after Cristiano Ronaldo had scored from the penalty spot -- minutes after having a spot kick saved -- Karim Benzema saved Real's blushes with a 77th minute winner.
Real relief – Benzema is congratulated on his winner as Real breathed a sigh of relief to come away with all three points.
Welbeck treble – Danny Welbeck grabbed his first hat-trick for Arsenal as the English club beat Turkish side Galatasaray 4-1 at Emirates Stadium. Alexis Sanchez got the other goal while Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny was sent off.
Basel blow – Liverpool slumped to defeat against Basel in Switzerland, Marco Streller scoring the winner. It proved another frustrating night for Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli.
Turan de force – Arda Turan notched a late winner for Spanish champions Atletico Madrid over Juventus. Turan's goal was the first goal the Italian champions had conceded all season.