Ibrahimović shines, Nice and Feyenoord stall

Zlatan Ibrahimović struck twice on a positive weekend for his Manchester United team and the likes of Villarreal and Schalke, though Nice and Feyenoord both lost unbeaten records.

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Zlatan Ibrahimović struck two goals to help Manchester United bounce back from UEFA Europa League disappointment on Thursday, but there was much less to smile about for Nice and Feyenoord.

United are down to third in Group A following their loss away to Fenerbahçe, yet they put that result behind them with a 3-1 success at Swansea, Ibrahimović helping himself to a pair of strikes after Paul Pogba's opener. The Swedish forward brought up his 400th club goal in the win, as well as the 25,000th in the Premier League era.

Fellow English group stage hopefuls Southampton lost 2-1 to Hull, meanwhile, and there was a defeat too for Nice in France. The Ligue 1 leaders went down 1-0 at Caen for their first league reverse this season, and it was a similar story for Feyenoord as the Eredivisie pacesetters lost their unbeaten record at Go Ahead Eagles.

There seems to be no stopping Schalke, in contrast, with the Royal Blues dispatching Bremen 3-1 to make it nine games without defeat in all competitions – having lost their first five Bundesliga fixtures. Elsewhere, Villarreal leapfrogged Atlético into third spot in Spain, Roma and Inter both prevailed 3-0 and Olympiacos saw off Panathinaikos by the same scoreline.

Group A
Go Ahead Eagles 1-0 Feyenoord
Akhisar 1-3 Fenerbahçe

Swansea 1-3 Man. United

Chornomorets 0-0
Zorya

Group B
APOEL 4-1 Karmiotissa Pano Polemidia
Astana 5-3 Irtysh (Kazakhstan Cup semi-final second leg, agg: 7-4)
Olympiacos
3-0 Panathinaikos

Luzern 2-2 Young Boys

Group C
Anderlecht 1-1 Oostende
Olimpik-Şüvälan 0-0 Gabala

Leipzig 3-1 Mainz

Metz 0-0 St-Étienne

Group D
AZ 2-2 Ajax
Cork City 1-0 Dundalk (FAI Cup final)
Maccabi Tel-Aviv 0-0 Maccabi Petach-Tikva

Terek 2-1 Zenit

Group E
Astra 2-0 Pandurii
Altach 5-1 Austria Wien

Roma 3-0 Bologna
Viktoria Plzeň 3-1 Jablonec

Group F
Espanyol 0-0 Athletic

Club Brugge 1-1 Genk

Rapid Wien 0-1 Wolfsberg
Sassuolo 0-3 Atalanta

Group G
AZ 2-2 Ajax
Celta 2-1 Valencia
Olympiacos 3-0 Panathinaikos

Standard Liège 2-1 Mouscron-Péruwelz

Group H
Marítimo 1-0 Braga
Gent 2-0 Waasland-Beveren
Konyaspor 2-1 Kasımpaşa
Olexandriya 1-2
Shakhtar

Group I
Krasnodar 3-3 Orenburg
Caen 1-0 Nice
Mattersburg 2-1 Salzburg
Schalke
3-1 Bremen

Group J
Fiorentina 1-1 Sampdoria
Panionios 1-0 PAOK
Zire 0-2 Qarabağ
Liberec 0-0 Sparta Praha

Group K
Hapoel Ashkelon 1-5 Hapoel Beer-Sheva
Internazionale
3-0 Crotone
Liberec 0-0 Sparta Praha
Hull 2-1 Southampton

Group L
Osmanlıspor 1-1 Kayserispor
Steaua
2-0 Viitorul

Villarreal 2-0 Betis
Zürich 6-3 Aarau (Challenge League)

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