Zenit recorded a comfrotable win, Gent were held and Valencia were surprise losers in La Liga this weekend.
Zenit 5 - 1 Anzhi Makhachkala
Danny and Co. continued on their winning ways after their win over OL last week with a 5-1 victory over Anzhi Makhachkala. Witsel, Shatov, Hulk and Dzyuba, with a double, all got on the scoresheets. Zenit are third in the league, eight points behind leaders CSKA Moscow.
Gent 2 - 2 Ostende
Gent were held 2-2 at home by Ostende, and both sit equal third on the ladder. Milicevic and Matton got the goals for Gent.
Atlético Madrid 2 - 1 Valencia
Valencia went down 2-1 away to third-placed Atlético Madrid. Valencia are ninth in the standings, 7 points off the top three.