Substitute Daniel Sturridge earned Liverpool a 3-3 draw at Everton with a late goal in a thrilling Merseyside derby. Philippe Coutinho and Luis Suarez gave the visitors the lead, but Romelu Lukaku's brace put Everton ahead.
Scotland provided some tangible proof of the9r recent improvements under Gordon Strachan with a 0-0 draw against USA, 18 months after being beaten 5-1 by Jurgen Klinsmann's side.
USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann's 23-man squad to face Scotland and Austria in their upcoming friendlies features Tim Howard and Jozy Altidore, while Landon Donovan and Brad Guzan are unavailable through injury.
Asmir Begovic's 97.5-yard goal features alongside records for Bayern Munich and Roma, Nigeria's free-scoring U-17s and a goalscoring landmark for David Trezeguet in FIFA.com's latest stats review.
Tottenham Hotspur manager Andre Villas-Boas defended his side's league goalscoring record after their 0-0 draw at Everton, with the Portuguese saying that "we all want excitement, but right now the team is doing extremely well."
Cardiff City captain Steven Caulker scored in the 62nd minute to claim the south Wales derby against Swansea City, while Everton held Tottenham Hotspur to a 0-0 draw.