FIFA.com reviews league action across Asia and Oceania, which included stunning scorelines in Japan, important wins for the leaders in China PR, Iran and Korea Republic, big names shining in Qatar and another title party for Ba in Fiji.
The leading lights in China PR, Japan and Uzbekistan all suffered damaging defeats over the weekend, while the new season in Qatar commenced with a host of new signings, Raul and Nilmar amongst them.
FIFA.com takes a closer look at all the action in the summer transfer market, where PSG have splashed the cash in a dramatic way.
A very late winner from Xavi Torres earned Levante a crucial 1-0 victory in their attempt to qualify for Europe next season and condemned Villarreal to a fourth defeat in five matches.
Getafe moved five points clear of the La Liga relegation zone after beating Villarreal 2-1 away from home, with goals from Diego Castro and Abdelaziz Barrada sandwiching a Nilmar penalty.
Villarreal and Athletic Bilbao played out a lively 2-2 draw, with the Basque visitors coming from behind to take the lead, before substitute Nilmar scored a vital equaliser for the struggling hosts.