Chuckling Balotelli, MLS returns and blackout at Mestalla — defining images of the weekend

Check out the best photos from the latest round of matches throughout the footballing world, featuring the Premier League, La Liga, MLS and more
After yet another dramatic weekend of action, Goal offers you the most illuminating images from across the globe.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores in the 3-0 win over Bastia, taking PSG's tally to 100 in all competitions this season.

League of Ireland returns and Drogheda Utd's Declan O'Brien nets two, taking his total to 120 career goals.

Tempers boil over in the derby as Sydney FC comes from behind to beat Western Sydney.

Kwadwo Asamoah scores the only goal as Juventus beats Fiorentina 1-0 to go 14 points clear in Serie A.

Rafael Benitez welcomes Rudi Garcia as Napoli helps its chase for 2nd place by beating Roma 1-0.

Kevin Strootman suffers a devastating knee injury that rules the Dutchman out of the World Cup in Brazil.

PSV continues to turn its season around with a sixth consective win thanks to a goal from Jurgen Locadia.

Samuel Eto'o pokes fun at the speculation regarding his age and Jose Mourinho's comments.

MLS returns and Clint Dempsey attempts an audacious volley as Seattle edges past Sporting Kansas City.

Robbie Keane misses from the spot as the LA Galaxy slump to a 1-0 defeat against Real Salt Lake.

Mikel Arteta converts a penalty against his former club to help Arsenal into the FA Cup semifinals.

Levante goalkeeper denies Madrid on this occasion but Blancos still achieve a 3-0 victory.

The lights go out and phones come out at Mestalla as Valencia faces Athletic Bilbao.

Frustrated Barcelona can't get past Real Valladolid and the lowly La Liga club comes away with three points.

John Brayford jumps for joy as his goal books third-tier side Sheffield Utd a place in the FA Cup semifinals.