West Ham sealed a hard-fought 1-0 win over Bournemouth in their first Premier League match at the London Stadium.
Middlesbrough won the 145th Wear-Tees derby 2-1 thanks to Uruguayan Cristhian Stuani who scored his team's only two goals of the game.
Juventus manager Max Allegri hailed the performances of Gonzalo Higuain and Dani Avles in their 2-1 win over Fiorentina.
PSV Eindhoven returned to the top of the Eredivise with a comfortable win at PEC Zwolle.
Luis Enrique was full of praise for his team as they began their La Liga campaign with a 6-2 win over Real Betis.
Sporting KC continued to pile on the misery for Vancouver, handing them their fourth straight loss, with a 2-0 scoreline.