Falkirk pulled off a tremendous upset, defeating holders Rangers 3-2 in the Scottish League Cup, while Celtic secured their place in the quarter-finals with a 2-0 victory over Ross County.
France laboured to earn a 1-1 draw with Romania at National Arena, but nonetheless, remain unbeaten in their last 13 matches and are well on their way to qualifying for UEFA EURO 2012.
Rangers manager Ally McCoist has revealed that the Scottish champions are on the verge of completing a deal for Palermo's Romanian defender Dorin Goian.
Defender Dorin Goian scored in the tenth minute to give Palermo a 1-0 victory at home to Serie A leaders AC Milan, who could see their advantage cut to two points if Inter Milan win tomorrow.
Troubled France coach Raymond Domenech received a late reprieve thanks to Yoann Gourcuff, who scored a stunning equaliser against Romania.