Magic Messi – Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick for Barcelona to become the leading goalscorer in the history of the European Champions League. The record, which was held by former Real Madrid forward Raul, had stood at 71. Messi now has 74.
Super Suarez – Luis Suarez netted his first goal for Barcelona since completing his move from Liverpool during the off-season. The forward scored the opener in the 4-0 win over Apoel.
City slickers – Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick as Manchester City came from behind to defeat 10-man Bayern Munich 3-2.
Top Totti – Francesco Totti, the oldest goalscorer in Champions League history, stretched his record to 38 years and five days by netting in Roma's 1-1 draw at CSKA Moscow.
Five star Chelsea – Chelsea booked its place in the next round of the Champions League with a fine 5-0 win at German side Schalke. John Terry, Willian, Didier Drogba and Ramires were all on target.