Manchester City were knocked out of the Champions League by Barcelona and Yaya Toure was hauled off after 72 minutes.
Aston Villa loanee Gary Gardner was magnificent as Nottingham Forest won again.
With the 2015 MLS season now underway, here are three talents from across the pond who Aston Villa should be keeping a close eye on ahead of the summer transfer rush.
West Ham United defender Carl Jenkinson has defended his side's current form ahead of the game against Sunderland.
the Brindisa brand is now an established byword for quality Spanish food.
Tottenham's South African international played his part in a vital match at the foot of League One.
The ex-Arsenal captain has so far been on the sidelines for the entirety of his debut La Liga season.
Aston Villa have a very exciting attacking pack if they can stay up and if Sherwood can make positive signings.
The Fulham striker endured a nightmare reunion with former side Leeds.
Celtic stars reacted on Twitter with delight to their Scottish Cup win.
Ed Miliband will make his most unequivocal commitment to UK membership of the EU, saying there is no short-term political gain to be had from flirting with exit.
Roy Hodgson is reportedly mulling over an England call-up for Jordon Ibe following interest from Nigeria, but the youngster should focus on the U21s.
With the League Cup final approaching, Vincent Ralph looks at three Tottenham Hotspur players who could play the role of unlikely hero.