Argentina's coach on Lionel Messi: "He knows everything, about his teammates, the technical team, about football."……

Half-time in Amsterdam, where France led Netherlands 1-0 through a long-distance Paul Pogba goal. #HOLFRA #WCQ

Joy for Germany. Despair for Gianluigi Buffon. It's @iainmacintosh's Heroes & Villains of the international break……

It's been a troubled start for Barcelona, but @Rich9908 believes Denis Suarez can have his head held high.……

Jurgen Klopp has Liverpool supporters dreaming of glory again, but his work at Anfield is far from finished.……

Carlos Vela's second-half goal gave Real Sociedad a 1-0 home win against Real Betis in La Liga.

Big news from Barcelona's Arda Turan: "Last season, a club from China offered €50m to sign me."……

Spain's Gerard Pique receives apology from newspaper over sleeve-cutting:

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It took Sevilla up to second in LaLiga as they continued an encouraging start to life under Jorge Sampaoli with three wins and two draws from their five matches.

Argentinian defender Gabriel Mercado was the hero for Sevilla as they secured a 1-0 win over city rivals Real Betis on a night of controversy at the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.

Elsewhere in Europe, Andre Silva has a hat trick inside 37 minutes as Portugal lead the Faroe Islands 3-0. #FARPOR #WCQ

Ronald Koeman has revealed how he helped make Pep Guardiola the man he is today during their Barcelona days.……

Jurgen Klopp played bowls with Liverpool fans. His opinion of the game: "It's more difficult than you can imagine!……

Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho score as Nigeria beat Zambia in World Cup qualifying.

Real Madrid confirm Sergio Ramos suffered a knee ligament strain in Spain's World Cup qualifier vs. Albania.

"You were literally growing up encouraged to dislike people from Liverpool." Ryan Giggs on managing #LFC:……

Gareth Southgate on Jesse Lingard: "He's got a strong mentality. He's an exciting player."

Carlos Bacca could be the prolific backup PSG need to push Edinson Cavani even further, says @Jon_LeGossip.……

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The summer signing from River Plate decided a frenetic and often overly physical encounter when he deflected home a Samir Nasri free-kick in the 51st minute.

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An angry Poyet brought a laptop to the news conference and said: "In a game like this, the differences are small, just details. When a play is difficult to be judged, I'm always on the referee's side.

Real Betis coach Gus Poyet was so frustrated that his side were disallowed a goal in their 1-0 defeat at city rivals Sevilla that he showed the media video footage of the linesman's call during his postmatch news conference.

The hosts bounced back from their 1-0 loss to arch rivals Sevilla on Tuesday as Joaquin's second goal of the season in the 25th minute saw them move up to eighth in the LaLiga table ahead of the remaining weekend matches.

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Kevin Gameiro + Antoine Griezmann = Big things for Atletico Madrid this campaign.

Following four consecutive draws, ESPN FC's Sid Lowe shares his insight on how Zinedine Zidane can get Real back on track.

"We dominated the game, which we knew we would." -- Dele Alli. WATCH:

GOAL for France! Paul Pogba strikes from long range to give Les Bleus a 1-0 lead over Netherlands! #HOLFRA #WCQ


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Nigeria escaped a scare after a gun was fired amid confrontation at Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport upon arrival from Zambia.

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HT scores elsewhere in #WCQ: Faroe Islands 0-3 Portugal Gibraltar 0-3 Belgium Sweden 2-0 Bulgaria Andorra 0-1 Switzerland

Wales are without midfield duo Joe Allen and Aaron Ramsey tonight. Can @GarethBale11 inspire them to a win? LIVE

GOAL!!! Georgia equalise vs. Wales! Okriashvili heads it beyond Hennessey. 1-1.

GOAL for Portugal! Cristiano Ronaldo makes it a 4-0 lead over the Faroe Islands! #WCQ

Christian Benteke has completed his hat trick to give Belgium a 5-0 lead over Gibraltar after 56 minutes! #GIBBEL

FT #WCQ scores: Faroe Islands 0-6 Portugal Gibraltar 0-6 Belgium Andorra 1-2 Switzerland Bosnia-Herz. 2-0 Cyprus Sweden 3-0 Bulgaria

Listening to the response of some present at Wembley on Saturday, you'd think England had lost, says @NickMiller79:……