Gent and Zenit were both beaten while Valencia CF proved far too strong for Celta Vigo.
Gent 1 - 3 Sporting Charleroi
Gent's great run of three consecutive wins came to an end when they went down 3-1 to Sporting Charleroi. Saief scored Gent's only goal, as they dropped a point behind new leaders Ostende.
Celta Vigo 1 - 5 Valence
Valencia continue to blow hot and cold; but everything came together in their 5-1 victory over Celta Vigo. Alcacer and Parejo both netted braces and Mustafi completed the scoring. Valencia CF sit seventh in La Liga.
Lokomotiv Moscow 2 - 0 Zenit
The players from Saint-Petersburg came unstuck in the big match of the round, going down 2-0 against second-placed Lokomotiv Moscow. Zenit sit fourth in the league, 10 points from leaders CSKA.