Michail Antonio ruined Mauricio Pochettino's birthday as the West Ham winger sealed a 1-0 win that stopped Tottenham taking over at the top of the Premier League on Wednesday.
Holders Juventus suffered an almighty scare on their way to a second successive Italian Cup final, dominating Inter Milan at a penalty shoot-out after Roberto Mancini's men won 3-0 on the night to level their semi-final tie.
Liverpool avenged their League Cup heartache as they condemned Manchester City to a third consecutive Premier League defeat with a 3-0 victory at Anfield on Wednesday.
Inter Milan almost pulled off an incredible comeback win against Massimiliano Allegri's Juventus in the second leg of the Coppa Italia semi-final, winning 3-0 on the night to level scores on aggregate, but ultimately losing out on penalties to the Turin side.
Swansea City captain Ashley Williams's late goal earned his side a 2-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday that further dented Arsenal's Premier League title chances.
Juan Mata's late free-kick earned Manchester United a 1-0 home win over Watford on Wednesday, a fourth successive victory that lifted their hopes of Champions League qualification.
Juventus surrendered a 3-0 aggregate lead to Inter Milan at the Giuseppe Meazza on Wednesday in the second leg of their Coppa Italia semi-final, only to hold their nerve in the penalty shoot-out and scrape through to the tournament decider.
Gonzalo Higuain has been in impressive form this season, and is currently being linked with a move to some of the biggest clubs in Europe. Most recently though, the Argentine striker has been tipped for a big money transfer to Manchester United.
In a disappointing development for the football fans in Europe, the UEFA have said that they might hold some of the matches of the upcoming Euro 2016 behind closed doors, due to a security threat.
Juventus are set to play a number of important games in the upcoming few weeks, which is why manager Max Allegri has chosen to rest a few of his key players for the Coppa Italia semi final second leg against Inter Milan.