Ivan Rakitic's first-half header earned Barcelona a narrow 1-0 win over Athletic Bilbao in La Liga on Sunday night.
MORECAMBE manager Jim Bentley admitted his table-topping side rode their luck in a 3-2 victory over 10-man Accrington.
Raheem Sterling scored twice to ensure Manchester City continued their 100 per cent start to the Premier League season with a 3-1 victory over West Ham on Sunday.
Middlesbrough continued their unbeaten start to the Premier League season after a 0-0 draw at West Brom in a game where chances were few and far between.
Toni Kroos' late winner ensured Real Madrid maintained their perfect start to the new season with a 2-1 home victory over battling Celta Vigo.
Veteran Marcus Tudgay struck to earn Coventry a 1-1 draw with former hosts Northampton.
Bristol Rovers midfielder Ollie Clarke admitted their game at Swindon "had to stop" as a waterlogged pitch made play impossible.