Andres Iniesta admitted there was no better place for Spain to qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup than in his hometown of Albacete.
Ernests Gulbis survived a scare in the first round of the Stockholm Open as he edged a three-set encounter with Jeremy Chardy on Tuesday.
Sweden coach Erik Hamren lamented Germany's third and fourth goals following their 5-3 defeat at the Friends Arena on Tuesday.
Michael O'Neill admitted disappointment with Northern Ireland's FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign as it ended with a 1-1 draw in Israel.
France coach Didier Deschamps insists he has no preferences about who his side face in the FIFA World Cup qualifying play-offs.
Cirrus Des Aigles is tipped to star again as the flat racing season ends in style on Champions Day at Ascot on Saturday.
Australia responded to consecutive 6-0 thrashings and the dismissal of their manager by registering a morale-boosting 3-0 win over Canada.
Paulo Bento was left disappointed with Portugal's FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign as they were forced to settle for a play-off spot.
A late Aaron Ramsey goal earned Wales a dramatic 1-1 draw with Belgium at the Stade Roi Baudouin on Tuesday.
Spain qualified for the 2014 FIFA World Cup after beating Georgia 2-0 at Carlos Belmonte to finish top of Group I.
France were left to settle for a place in the play-offs despite a 3-0 win over Finland in their final FIFA World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.
Italy finished off their FIFA World Cup Qualifying campaign with a disappointing 2-2 home draw with Armenia.
Republic of Ireland finished a poor FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign on a high with a 3-1 Group C win over Kazakhstan on Tuesday.
Dede has described his first goal for Brazil as a "dream" after helping his country to a 2-0 win over Zambia on Tuesday.
Portugal ended FIFA World Cup qualifying Group F with a 3-0 win over Luxembourg in Coimbra, but face a play-off to reach Brazil 2014.