Lionel Messi scored the 50th hat-trick of his career as Barcelona twice came from behind to defeat Sevilla 4-2 in LaLiga.
Joshua King missed an 85th-minute penalty as Bournemouth were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw with in-form Wolves in a contentious game containing three spot-kicks.
Yellow vest protesters took to the streets across France on Saturday for a 15th straight weekend of demonstrations.
Miguel Almiron was denied a dream home debut by the woodwork as Newcastle eased their relegation fears by nudging 10-man Huddersfield closer to the Premier League exit.
What looked like being a good day for Dundee United turned sour as they lost ground on Ross County in the Championship title race.
Exeter returned to the top of the Gallagher Premiership with a comfortable 35-17 victory over Newcastle at Sandy Park.
Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac celebrated his 100th game as a Bundesliga head coach with a 1-0 home win over Hertha Berlin.
Three men have been arrested and charged after the death of a man in North Lanarkshire.
Scotland’s hopes of flying to a first Paris win in 20 years never even got off the ground at the Stade de France as the injury-hit side were beaten far more comfortably than even the 17-point deficit suggests.
Faf de Klerk inspired Sale to a 24-18 victory at Wasps to emphatically bounce back from their mauling at Northampton in the Gallagher Premiership.