Overseas, Marnick Vermijl helped NEC Nijmegen record a superb 1-1 away draw with second-placed Eredivisie side Vitesse Arnhem. Bebe played the full 90 minutes of Pacos de Ferreira's 2-0 triumph over Vitorial Setubal but Angelo Henriquez failed to get off the bench as Real Zaragoza won 1-0 at Mirandes.
In Serie A, Anderson made his debut for Fiorentina after finalising his loan switch to the Italian outfit. The no. 88 came on for hat-trick hero Alberto Aquilani with 16 minutes remaining against Genoa, with the game ending in an entertaining 3-3 draw.