United and Barca top groups

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  • Pablo the poacher

    Pablo Hernandez fired Valencia ahead at Old Trafford after rounding off a swift Los Che counter-attack.

    Red letter day

    But the Manchester United fans were in for a treat as they witnessed the rare sight of Anderson scoring; his equaliser just reward for a second half of dominance for United.

    Helping And

    Anderson's goal - only his second for United and first at Old Trafford - ensured Sir Alex Ferguson's men finished ahead of Valencia in Group C

    Boschker blunder

    Forty-year-old Twente goalkeeper Sander Boschker gifted Tottenham the lead in the Netherlands after letting the ball slip under his foot.

  • Defoe double

    Spurs took the lead on three occasions in the game, Jermain Defoe netting two goals, as Twente battled back to a 3-3 draw. But it was enough for the English side to top Group A.

    Andreu the giant

    Barcelona's towering young centre-back Andreu Fontas scored to help the Catalans to a 2-0 victory over Rubin Kazan.

    Bremen batter Benitez

    Sebastian Prodl opened the floodgates for Werder Bremen, scoring the first of three goals as they beat an under-strength Inter Milan side 3-0 in Germany.

    Samuel sorrow

    Inter striker Samuel Eto'o cut a forlorn figure during his side's embarrassing defeat.

  • European relief

    The Champions League has continued to provide a welcome respite in what has been a tough season for Schalke.

    Lyonnais OK

    Schalke's result made the result in Lyon's clash with Hapoel Tel-Aviv futile. Lisandro Lopez scored for the French side as they played out a 2-2 draw.

    Wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen

    FC Copenhagen made history by becoming the first Danish side to reach the Champions League knockout stage, beating Panathinaikos to finish second.

    Gers joy

    Kenny Miller netted his 19th goal of the season to put Rangers ahead but Bursaspor fought back to earn a 1-1 draw.