VIDEO: Ramos rescues Hertha against Leverkusen; Elano (ex-Man City) & Kewell (ex-Liverpool) send Gala top in Turkey

Hertha Berlin 2 – Bayer Leverkusen 2 (Bundesliga, December 11, 2009) Colombian Adrian Ramos put Hertha in front in the eighth minute, and that’s the way the score stayed until Toni Kroos hit half volley in the 75th minute to make it 1-1. Burak Kaplan then scored in the final minute but just as it seemed Leverkusen had sealed the points Ramos headed in a deserved leveller for Friedhelm Funkel’s battlers in injury time.

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Antalyaspor 2 – Galatasaray 3 (Super Lig, December 11, 2009) Gala trailed 2-0 after 21 minutes to goals from Orhan Ak and Jedinak, but Abdul Kader Keita halved the deficit on the half hour. Elano equalised in the 64th minute and Harry Kewell got the winner three minutes later. The win moved Gala two points clear of Kayserispor, Besiktas and Fenerbahce, who all have a game in hand.

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Ajax 3 – NEC 0 (Eredivisie, December 11, 2009) (Longer highlights here.) Ajax striker Luis Suarez took his league tally for the season to 18 with a goal in the 3-0 home victory over NEC. Jan Vertonghen set up Uruguayan Suarez seconds before the interval to open the scoring, with Siem de Jong and Mitchell Donald adding second half goals.

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Westerlo 0 – Anderlecht 2 (Jupiler League, December 11, 2009) Anderlecht’s much-prized 16-year-old striker Romelu Lukaku bagged his ninth goal in 19 games this season to set the visitors away in the first half, Nicolas Frutos sealing the win with a second five minute from time.

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Pacos Ferreira 2 – Nacional 1 (Superliga, December 11, 2009)

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Wisla Krakow 1 – Zaglebie Lublin 0 (Ekstraklasa, December 11, 2009)

Piast Gliwice 1 – Ruch Chorzow 2 (Ekstraklasa, December 11, 2009)

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North Queensland Fury 1 – Perth Glory 0 (A-League, December 11, 2009) A goal from on-loan striker David Williams in the 33rd minute gave the North Queensland Fury victory.

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TP Mazembe 1 – Pohang Steelers 2 (FIFA Club World Cup, December 11, 2009) Mbenza Bedi had put Mazembe ahead after 28 minutes to raise the possibility of an upset against the favoured Steelers, but former Feyenoord man Denilson scored in the 50th and 78th minutes to turn the game on its head.