Sampdoria have been knocked out of the Coppa Italia after a home defeat against Livorno capping a disappointing week for the Genoa-based club.
Lithuania have been the revelation of European qualifying to date. Captain Tomas Danilevicius speaks to FIFA.com about their improbable start.
The first two rounds of European qualifiers for South Africa 2010 was blessed by goals aplenty, bringing the continent's strikers to the fore.
Theo Walcott scored a hat-trick to inspire England to a 4-1 win in Croatia, while Miroslav Klose's treble saved Germany from defeat in Finland.