Tottenham Hotspur's next generation played their French counterparts this week.
Queens Park Rangers manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink watched his side suffer their heaviest ever league home defeat as Newcastle won 6-0 at Loftus Road.
Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack has admitted that the gap between his side and the top of the table is becoming an increasing concern.
The 20-year-old scored one and set up another for the Championship side.
It was an eventful night around the second tier of English football but what were the most memorable takeaways from Tuesday's action?
Tottenham Hotspur play French side Monaco in their Champions League opener at Wembley Stadium.
However, the former Forest boss believes they won't achieve their goal with a leaky defence.
These clubs have changed the way we look at promoted clubs for the better.
The former Blade is happy to share praise for Sheffield Wednesday.
The Northern Irish winger was back to a higher level of performance last night.
Lewis Hamilton has stressed that, despite the win in Hungary on Sunday that gave him the lead in the Formula One world championship for the first time this season, he cannot afford to let up in the pressure he has exerted over his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.
Sunderland announced Martin Bain’s appointment as their new chief executive on the evening of FA Cup final day. Considering this was a Saturday night dominated by the news that José Mourinho would be replacing Louis van Gaal at Manchester United, it looked as if the Wearsiders had something to hide.
Patrick Vieira is unshakeable.