Veracruz nearly secured a comeback draw, but a late goal saw Necaxa walk away with three points in Liga MX action.
Jiangsu Shuntian's title hopes are all but over after they could only muster a 2-2 draw against Chongqing Lifan.
The new players Jill Ellis fielded for the U.S. against Switzerland have made a strong first impression on Carli Lloyd.
Lyon continued their poor run of form, losing their fifth match in six games, and were booed off the pitch by their fans.
An evenly played match, which saw both keepers make a few sublime saves, was decided by a single goal from Bart Ramselaar.
Milan's first win over Juventus since 2012 left Massimiliano Allegri frustrated with his side's attacking woes.