Ajax 4 – RKC Waalwijk 1 (Eredivisie, August 8, 2009) Gregory van der Wiel put the home side in front on 10 minutes, Benjamin de Ceulaer equalised on 31 but a late Luis Suarez hat-trick sealed the won for Martin Jol and his men.
Roda 1 – Groningen 1 (Eredivisie, August 8, 2009) Anouar Hadouir fired Roda in front after 19 minutes only for Goran Lovre to level matters on the half hour mark. Groningen’s hopes of claiming three points were dashed though when Danny Holla was sent off after 51 minutes.
Germinal Beerschot 1 – Standard Liege 1 (Jupiler League, August 7, 2009) Germinal took the lead in the 70the minute when Bart Goor beat the keeper with a fantastic lob. Standard, still winless this season, secured a point through Milan Jovanovic.
Sivasspor 1 – Trabzonspor 2 (Super Lig, August 8, 2009) Selcuk Inan (10) and Ceyhun Gulselam (78) netted for Trabzonspor with Yannick Kamanan replying for the hosts.
Diyarbakirspor 2 – Ankaragucu 2 (Super Lig, August 8, 2009) Ceyhun Eris grabbed a double as Ankaragucu played drew with Diyarbakirspor, who got on the scoresheet through Adnan Gungor and Andres Mendoza.
Spartak Nalchik 2 – Spartak Moscow 4 (Russian Premier League, August 8, 2009) Welliton was the hero for Spartak Moscow grabbing a hat-trick in the win to second them up to second in the table.
AIK Stockholm 2 – Brommapojkarna 1 (Allsvenskan, August 8, 2009) Philip Haglund’s well directed header handed the visitors the lead, but a Jonsson penalty and a last-gasp Ivan Obolo header earned AIK the points.
Trelleborg 0 – Malmo FF 2 (Allsvenskan, August 8, 2009) Malmo won the mid-table clash with a ninth minute Wilton Figueiredo strike and a late Andersson penalty.
Grasshoppers 1 – St. Gallen 3 (Swiss Super League, August 8, 2009) Three goals in the first 30 minutes from Moreno Merenda (10), Philipp Muntwiler (27) and Moreno Costanzo (29) gave the visitors a healthy cushion before rock-bottom Grasshoppers saw Senad Lulic sent off shortly before the interval. Alain Schultz got the hosts on the scoresheet after 68 minutes but the fightback ended there allowing St Gallen to move two points behind leaders Young Boys.
Sion 1 – Aarau 1 (Swiss Super League, August 8, 2009) A last-minute goal from substitute Artur Ionita snatched a point for Aarau, cancelling out Enes Fermino’s 55th-minute strike.
Dynamo Kiev 3 – Illitchivets Mariupol 1 (Ukraine Premier League, August 8, 2009) Milos Ninkovic and Oleksandr Kasyan exchanged goals for either side at the start of the second half before Oleg Gusev and Ninkovic’s second wrapped up Kiev’s victory.