Mitch Langerak replaced the dropped Roman Weidenfeller and helped struggling Borussia Dortmund record a much-needed 1-0 win at home to Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga."I'm delighted we won today and of course because we kept a clean sheet," Langerak was quoted as saying by the Bundesliga website.
"I was a bit surprised to play tonight - I only found out today I'd play and I'm very pleased with how it went."
Jackson Irvine, on loan from Celtic, played a full game for Ross County as they lost 3-2 at home to Dundee United in the Scottish Premiership.
Mark Bresciano played a full game for Al Gharafa in a 1-0 win over Al Kharitiyath in the Qatar Stars League.
Brett Holman equalised for Al Nasr, who came from behind to defeat Al Ahli 2-1 at home in the Arabian Gulf League.
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