VIDEO: Obertan plays 45 as Manchester United reserves see off Oldham

Manchester United reserves 3 – Oldham reserves 0 (Manchester Senior Cup, October 12, 2009) Febian Brandy and Sam Hewson scored first half goals with Joshua King wrapping up the win late on. Gabriel Obertan played for the first 45 – individual match highlights of the French winger can be seen here and a showboat from the former Bordeaux trickster here.

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Frosinone 1 – Crotone 1 (Serie B, October 12, 2009)

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Belenenses 0 – Nacional 1 (Liga Sagres, October 12, 2009) Portuguese striker Anselmo tapped home the only goal of the match in the first-half.

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River Plate 1 – Independiente 3 (Apertura, October 12, 2009) River’s rubbish season continued as they lost the first game under new coach Leonardo Astrada. Dario Gandin, Ignacio Patti and Andres Silvera scored for Independiente. Marcelo Gallardo pulled one back from the penalty spot late on.

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Nautico 3 – Palmeiras 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 12, 2009) Leaders Palmeiras slipped up as relegation threatened Nautico pulled off a shock result. Claudio Luiz scored two and Bruno Mineiro the other.

Atletico Mineiro 0 – Cruzeiro 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 12, 2009) Wellington Paulista headed home the only goal in the 11th minute.

Botafogo 2 – Avai FC 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 12, 2009) Avai took a two-goal lead through Emerson and William but the home side hit back through a second half brace from Victor Simoes before both teams went down to ten men late on. 

Goias 1 – Sport Recife 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 12, 2009)

Santos 0 – Vitoria 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 12, 2009)