VIDEO: Dzeko double leads Wolfsburg at Schalke; Chelsea reserves hit Ipswich for five

Schalke 1 – Wolfsburg 2 (Bundesliga, September 18, 2009) The Wolves’ Bosnian striker Edin Dzeko opened the scoring in the 55th minute with a superb header from a quick corner. Ten minutes later, Benedikt Howedes did level with a close-range header but Schalke’s joy was shortlived as Dzeko grabbed the winner in the 81st minute.

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Chelsea Reserves 5 – Ipswich Reserves 2 (Barclays Reserve Premier League, September 16, 2009) Ed Upson gave Town the lead on two minutes but the Londoners, who fielded Joe Cole and Paulo Ferriera in their line-up, were ahead at the break through goals from Fabio Borini and Daniel Sturridge. Sturridge struck twice more to complete his hat-trick in the second-half with Jeffrey Bruma smashing in a free-kick. Reggie Lambe added a second goal for Town in the closing stages.

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Willem II 2 – Groningen 1 (Eredivisie, September 18, 2009) (Longer highlights here.) The hosts were fearing yet another loss when Koen van de Laak put the visitors ahead after only seven minutes. But Willem II did not roll over and after Sergio Zijler levelled with a fine solo effort six minutes before the break, and Christophe Gregoire fired in what proved to be the winner from the penalty spot in the 43rd minute.

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Khimki 0 – Spartak Nalchik 2 (Russian Premier League, September 18, 2009) A second-half brace from substitute Leandro earned Spartak a victory that leaves Khimki 10 points adrift at the foot of the table.

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Trabzonspor 3 – Antalyaspor 1 (Super Lig, September 18, 2009) Umut Bulut opener the scoring on the stroke of half-time, before Gustavo Colman and a Mile Jedinak own goal added to the advantage soon after the break. Orhan Ak got a goal back for the visitors with a little over 10 minutes to go, but there was no way back for Antalyaspor, and their misery was completed with the dismissal of substitite Serge Djiehoua in the final minute.

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Leixoes 3 – Vitoria Guimaraes 1 (Superliga, September 18, 2009) Goals from Laranjeiro (penalty), Pouga and Jose Manuel left the fans at the Estadio do Mar happy, with Nuno Assis getting the Guimaraes consolation.

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Adelaide United 0 – Melbourne Victory 2 (A-League, September 18, 2009) Nick Ward was fortunate to see his mis-directed cross swerve past clueless Reds keeper Eugene Galekovic on six minutes. Grant Brebner capitalised on some sloppy Reds defending to smash home a second in the 89th minute and seal Melbourne’s seventh successive defeat of Adelaide.

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Huracan 1 – Estudiantes 4 (Apertura, September 18, 2009) Uruguayan striker Salgueiro put Estudiantes ahead in the 38th minute, Boselli doubled Estudiantes’ lead six minutes later with a good finish after a well-worked attacking move. Ten minutes into the restart Toranzo pulled a goal back for Huracan, however, Perez and Nunez put the result beyond Huracan with goals in the 78th and 89th minute.

Rosario Central 0 – Banfield 0 (Apertura, September 18, 2009)