Braga hit five past Amadora; Goals from Israel, Belgium, Russia, Turkey & Greece

Braga 5 – Amadora 0 (Superliga, October 27, 2008)

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Dynamo Moscow 1 – CSKA Moscow 3 (Russian Premier Liga, October 27, 2008) Ignashevich, Vagner Love and Zhirkov put CSKA into a three-nil lead, Luke Wilkshire pulled a goal back for the hosts.

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Maccabi Haifa 3 – Maccabi Tel Aviv 2 (Ligat ha’Al, October 27, 2008)

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AA Gent 3 – Club Brugge 0 (Jupiler League, October 26, 2008)

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Eskisehirspor 4 – Galatasaray 2 (Super Lig, October 26, 2008) Guinean Souleymane Youla scored twice for Eskisehirspor who enjoyed a famous win over top side Gala. Akman and Baros had briefly put Gala ahead, only for Onur to draw level. The match erupted in injury time, Lovrek scoring first before Youla got his second.

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Thrasyvoulos 3 – AEK Athens 3 (Greek Super League, October 26, 2008) AEK seemed to be in an unaissable position after a brace from Nacho Scocco and an Ismael Blanco penalty but a second half defensive implosion allowed Goncalves two net a brace while Alveshit the third.

Ergotelis 2 – Panionios 5 (Greek Super League, October 26, 2008)

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Randers FC 2 – Aalborg BK 2 (Superligaen, October 26, 2008) Defending champion Aalborg failed to find the win after firing coach Bruce Rioch last week. Nygaard put Randers ahead, and although Aalborg came back with goals from Saganowski and Augustinussen, Fredgaard’s injury time equaliser made it a point apiece.