Groningen sink Heerenveen; Porto beat Belenenses in a marathon shoot-out; Goals from Belgium & Greece

Groningen 2 – Heerenveen 0 (Eredivisie, January 20, 2010) Tim Matavz and Andreas Granqvist scored for the hosts to lift Groningen up to tenth.


Belenenses 2 – Porto 2 (Pens. 11-12) (Taca de Portugal, January 20, 2010) Lima scored a brace for the hosts while Porto scored through Falcao and an 85th minute equaliser from Rodriguez. With no goals in extra time the match went to penalties where, Porto ran out 12-11 winners after one of the longest spot-kick battles in history.

Sporting Lisbon 4 – Mafra 3 (Taca de Portugal, January 20, 2010) Zhang’s hat-trick for Mafra was ultimately in vain as Sporting just edged the minnows in a 7-goal thriller.


Zulte-Waregem 1 – Cercle Bruges 3 (Beker van Belgie, January 20, 2010)

KV Mechelen 3 – Westerlo 2 (Beker van Belgie, January 20, 2010)

Club Brugge 1 – Gent 4 (Beker van Belgie, January 20, 2010)


Panserraikos 0 – PAOK 2 (Greek Cup, January 20, 2010) A mishit cross from Lino sailed into the top corner to give PAOK a 14th minute lead, Thanassis Papazoglou sealing the win with a tidy header 15 minutes from time.