Manchester United's top striker had a point to prove against Real Madrid. He didn't quite make it.
It was a night, ultimately, that can be added to the list of Sir Alex Ferguson's more harrowing moments as Manchester United's manager.
Exciting Brazilian players are fast becoming a staple of Chelsea's squad, and 20-year-old Bernard could be another incredible talent set to join the Blues this summer.
Omar Abdulrahman is a United Arab Emirates international who is reportedly attracting interest from the likes of Barcelona, Hamburg, Borussia Dortmund and Malaga on top of the English duo. So what advantage do both of the UAE linked Premier League clubs have?
A round-up of news and views relating to Chelsea over past 24 hours.
All of the latest Liverpool news.
News and gossip from The Emirates.
The full back played well despite the derby defeat at White Hart Lane, and his overall contribution suggested he should be the first choice right back for Arsenal in the closing weeks of the season.
The Newcastle United centre back is having a quietly excellent season, and should be in the forefront of Roy Hodgson's mind as he prepares to pick his squad for two World Cup qualifiers this month.
Here is how Manchester United line up against Real Madrid with the tie balanced at 1-1 after the first leg at the Bernabeu, kick-off at 19:45 GMT.
Could Tottenham Hotspur sign players in the January transfer window?
The pressure looks like it is finally telling for Slaven Bilic after he made a ridiculous claim about a big problem at West Ham United.
Leeds United handed Luke Ayling a new contract this week ahead of the Championship match against Bristol City.
Should Leeds United consider giving Gaetano Berardi a new role?
West Ham United lost against Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League on Friday.
Watford star Troy Deeney has made a bold claim about Newcastle United's home ground St James' Park.
Glasgow Rangers boss Pedro Caixinha reportedly wanted the left winger at Ibrox, but should Celtic renew an interest?
Liverpool visit Mauricio Pochettino's side on Sunday at Wembley.
Danny Murphy prefers Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho to Tottenham Hotspur ace Christian Eriksen.
Arsenal defender was a surprise starter in their Europa League fixture.