PSV & Den Haag lead the way in Holland; Goals from Greece, Russia and Turkey

PSV 1 – Sparta Rotterdam 0 (Eredivise, September 13, 2008) Ibrahim Afellay scored the solitary goal for PSV as the maintain their 100% record.

Ado Den Haag 3 – AZ Alkmaar 0 (Eredivise, September 13, 2008) Den Haag comfortably beat AZ to lead the Dutch top division on goal difference, Richard Knopper, Yuri Cornelisse and substitute Hursut Meric finding the back of the net.

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Xanthi 0 – Olympiakos 1 (Super Liga, September 13, 2008)

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Terek Grozny 1 – Zenit St. Petersburg 4 (Premier Liga, September 13, 2008) Arshavin, Krizanac (shocking goalkeeping), Pogrebnyak and Zyrianov scored for the UEFA Cup holders, Bendz pulled one back for the home side.

FC Moscow 2 – Spartak Moscow 1 (Premier Liga, September 13, 2008) A poor punch from FC Moscow’s keeper failed to get rid of an incoming free-kick and Vladimir Ryzhkov fired the loose ball home. But after the break a needless challenge gave the hosts a penalty which Brakamonte dispatched, and the hosts took all three points when Ivanov stroked home the winner from the edge of the box.

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Hacettepe 2 – Fenerbahce 1 (Super Lig, September 13, 2008) Alex gave the Istanbul giants the lead after 20 minutes, but Ibrahim Sahin equalised on the stroke of half-time. Fener then fell to pieces in the second half as Can Arat scored an own goal on the hour mark before goalkeeper Volken Demirel was sent off in the final minute of the match.

Galatasaray 1 – Antalyaspor 1 (Super Lig, September 13, 2008) Gala took an early lead through Shabani Nonda with 11 minutes played, but were pegged back just after the half-hour mark by Joseph Ngwenya.

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MTK Budapest 1 – Gyor 1 (Borsodi Liga, September 13, 2008)