Scotland manager Gordan Strachan earned his first win at Hampden Park during FIFA World Cup™ qualifying in Europe's Group A with a 2-0 win over Croatia, to leave his side fourth a point ahead of Wales.
The signings of Bernard, Fred Santos, Wellington Nem and Fernando have continued a policy of buying Brazilian at Shakhtar Donetsk. FIFA.com looks closer at this Ukrainian-South American success story.
Former Arsenal forward Eduardo da Silva grew up in Brazil and is relishing the chance to return to his motherland with his adopted country Croatia at next year's FIFA World Cup.
Wales saw their hopes of 2014 FIFA World Cup™ qualification all but ended as Croatia came from a goal down to claim victory, thanks to goals from Dejan Lovren and Eduardo. Gareth Bale had earlier given Wales the lead.
After a dramatic opening weekend of FIFA World Cup qualifying action in the European Zone, Spain begin their campaign tomorrow with a match in Georgia. FIFA.com looks ahead to all the action in the old continent.
Argentina and Brazil won in Germany and Sweden respectively, while Belgium, England and Switzerland also posted impressive victories on a night when the tenures of Didier Deschamps, Louis van Gaal and Fabio Capello began.