The closing stages of the transfer window usually throws up plenty of surprises and the second one in 2013 edition proved no exception as FIFA.com reveals in its round-up of Monday's last-minute moves.
FIFA.com kept you up-to-date with all the confirmed moves as the final transfer window of 2013 came to a close. Real Madrid, Arsenal and Manchester United dominated the big stories from the day.
In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week.
Two second-half strikes earned Switzerland a 2-0 victory over Iceland and extended their lead at the top of Group E to three points in European qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Two goals in the space of three minutes saw the spoils shared between Switzerland and Norway in Berne in today's FIFA World Cup™ qualifiers.
A goal in either half was enough to earn ten-man Switzerland a winning start to their FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign as they eased past Group E opponents Slovenia in Ljubljana.