Germany strolled to another comfortable win in Group C of the European Qualifiers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, with a 4-1 win over Azerbaijan.
Olivier Giroud was the cream of the crop as France toiled to a 3-1 win over Luxembourg to cement their place atop Group A of the European Qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a fine free-kick to take his international tally for Portugal to 70 goals
Belgium were spared the blushes against a 9-man Greece in their Group H World Cup Qualifying match by Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, who ensured that his side left the The King Baudouin Stadium with a point to their name with a superb 89th minute strike.
David Silva's 13th minute goal was the pick of the bunch, and left the Spanish fans in attendance dazed at the quality of the overall build-up.
Former Borussia Dortmund player Ciro Immobile scored a great header from a fantastic cross from Torino right-back Davide Zappacosta to seal a win for Italy
Lukas Podolski took to the field for the final time in a Germany jersey as Die Mannschaft played host to England at the Westfalenstadion in Dortmund.
Yet another marauding performance from the Barcelona's attacking trio ensured they kept the pressure on Real Madrid at the top while steering clear of third placed Sevilla.
Marouane Fellaini, Jesse Lingard and Antonio Valencia were on the scoresheet as Manchester United ran out 3-1 win over Middlesbrough.
Real Madrid had to work hard for the three points as they beat Athletic Bilbao 2-1 at San Mames to go five points clear of Barcelona at the top of the table.