Manchester United's title defence suffered a massive blow after a shock 1-0 defeat at home to Everton, while Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Liverpool and Tottenham all won in midweek English Premier League play.
Everton boss Roberto Martinez signed three players at the conclusion of transfer deadline day, signing James McCarthy and securing loan deals for Romelu Lukaku and Gareth Barry.
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.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he needs more attacking options if the Reds are to turn their draws into victories following the goalless stalemate against Merseyside rivals Everton.
Mikel Arteta, Olivier Giroud and Lukas Podolksi scored in the last five minutes as Arsenal came from behind to beat Norwich 3-1. Elsewhere, Everton overcame Queens Park Rangers 2-0 while Aston Villa drew with Fulham.
Mauricio Pochettino began his tenure as manager of Southampton with his side producing a spirited display against Everton in a lively 0-0 draw.