Lukas Podolski marked his home debut for Inter Milan with an assist as Nemanja Vidic headed home the German’s corner to seal a comfortable 3-0 victory over Genoa. Podolski played the whole game.
Benik Afobe is edging closer to leaving Arsenal on a permanent basis. The striker, who has been in tremendous form on loan at MK Dons this season, is set for a switch to Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers. Afobe has been sent on loan six times by Arsenal, but, despite his potential being recognised from an early age, he is poised to leave The Gunners without having made a competitive appearance for the club.
Carl Jenkinson played the whole game as West Ham United drew 1-1 with Swansea City yesterday. Jenkinson made an excellent block to deny Wayne Routledge.
Wellington started and was replaced after 73 minutes as Almeria lost 2-0 to Sevilla.
Jon Toral emerged off the bench for the final 15 minutes as Brentford beat Rotherham United 1-0. The midfielder created a chance for Jonathan Douglas, whose effort was saved.
Josh Vickers made several good saves but couldn’t prevent Concord Rangers from losing 3-1 to Hemel Hempstead Town in the FA Trophy. Vickers this week extended his loan spell at the club until the end of the season.
Matt Macey‘s Accrington Stanley debut was put on hold after their game against Bury was postponed on Friday.
Jack Jebb didn’t feature for Stevenage against AFC Wimbledon because of injury. The midfielder is undergoing treatment at Arsenal’s training ground.
Austin Lipman missed Boreham Wood’s 2-0 victory over St Albans City because of illness.
There was no game for Ryo‘s FC Twente this weekend.