Besiktas’ Vincent Aboubakar celebrates after scoring a late equaliser in his side’s 3-3 draw with Benfica in Istanbul. Photo: Sedat Suna/EPA

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Mesut Ozil scored a late brace as Arsenal thrashed ludogorets at the Emirates. Photograph: Reuters

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 Arda Turan of Barcelona scores against Borussia Mönchengladbach in the Champions League game  at Borussia-Park. Photograph: Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images

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Real Madrid’s coach Carlo Ancelotti talks to Cristiano Ronaldo during a training session at Vassil Levski stadium in Sofia. Photo: Stoyan Nenov/Reuters

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Ludogorets’ Anicet Abel runs with the ball during a training session at Anfield. Photograph: Phil Noble

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