From Man City's cup conquest to a fiery Madrid derby - the defining moments of the weekend

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

Manchester City won the Capital One Cup in a dramatic final against Sunderland

The triumph saw Manuel Pellegrini win his first major trophy in English football

Short tempers were on display in the Madrid derby - here, Godin & Pepe square off

Tensions were also high in the home dugout as the two rivals played out a 2-2 draw

A crestfallen Bernd Leno after Bayer Leverkusen lost for the fifth game in a row, this time against Mainz

Arjen Robben revels in scoring a hat-trick as Bayern Munich hammer Schalke

In Argentina, Mauro Zarate was thrilled to score the winner as Velez beat Boca Juniors

A rare Roberto Soldado goal saw Tottenham past struggling Cardiff

In Ireland, Keith Fahey's super strike saw St Patrick's Athletic beat Sligo Rovers to win the President's Cup

Borussia Dortmund players salute the supporters after rounding off a positive week by beating Nurnberg

Saint-Etienne fans party to mark their shock victory over Monaco in Ligue 1

Ajax moved a step closer to winning another Eredivisie title by beating rivals Feyenoord

Edinson Cavani made a goalscoring return as PSG beat Marseille 2-0 in Sunday's Classique

Lionel Messi helped Barcelona to a 4-1 win over Almeria by scoring a fine free kick

Carlos Tevez gets pounced on as Juventus celebrate his screamer in the 2-0 win over AC Milan