Goal-scorer Marco Reus admitted Borussia Dortmund's 2-0 Bundesliga win over Mainz on Sunday was overshadowed by the death of an 80-year-old fan in the stadium.
Harry Kane reignited Tottenham Hotspur's Premier League title challenge with a well-taken double as his side heaped more misery on rock-bottom Aston Villa with a 2-0 win on Sunday.
Former Manchester United goal keeper Edwin van der Sar saved a penalty on his comeback from retirement to secure a 1-1 draw for boyhood club VV Noordwijk in the Dutch fourth division.
The former Chelsea boss had his future thrown wide open when he was sacked by the Blues in December. He has recently stated that he will be returning to management at the start of the new season and had a few choice words for the speculation surrounding his eventual destination.
Odion Ighalo and Adlene Guedioura struck as Watford ended Arsenal FC's two-year reign as FA Cup holders with a brilliant 2-1 quarter-final victory at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.
Diego Costa's supposed bite on Gareth Barry has kicked up a storm in the English media, but Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink believes that this was the result of the Everton players trying to provoke the Spain international throughout the match.
Manchester United's purple patch has faded just as abruptly as it started, with the Red Devils losing to Liverpool in the Europa League following a Premier League defeat to West Bromwich Albion.
As Arsenal try to recover from their recent slump and attempt to progress to their third consecutive FA Cup semi-final, Arsene Wenger seems to have an extremely theological take on affairs.
Steven Gerrard left his childhood club in 2015, and now plies his trade for American Major League Soccer outfit LA Galaxy. However, the Liverpool legend recently claimed that he isn't yet at peace and constantly thinks about his time at Anfield.
A loss to Everton in the FA Cup quarter-finals rounded off a pretty bad week for Chelsea, in which the Blues were knocked out of the two cup competitions that could potentially have salvaged the club's nightmare season.