FIFA.com reviews the latest UEFA Champions League action as the unlikely duo of Porto and Malaga became the first clubs to book passage to the last 16, while AC Milan, Manchester City and Real Madrid dropped points at home.
Mesut Ozil saved Madrid with a brilliant late free-kick to earn a UEFA Champions League point in an entertaining 2-2 draw with Borussia Dortmund in the Santiago Bernabeu.
A fascinating evening in the UEFA Champions League saw some of the lesser lights grab the spotlight with AC Milan, Arsenal, Real Madrid and Manchester City all defeated.
Portugal coach Paulo Bento is sweating over the fitness of three key players - Cristiano Ronaldo, defender Pepe and midfielder Raul Meireles - for Friday's Brazil 2014 qualifier against Russia in Mos
England, the Netherlands and Sweden may be expected to build up their goal difference on Matchday 3, but in Serbia-Belgium, Russia-Portugal and Greece-Bosnia-Herzegovina, the menu has some fascinating, hard-to-call fixtures.
Xavi has said that Barcelona deserved more than a draw from last night's Clásico at the Camp Nou, while Real Madrid's Pepe saw the match in a very different light.