Inter Milan coach Luciano Spalletti hailed his side for the way they fought back from their midweek Europa League exit to win a thrilling Milan derby 3-2 at San Siro on Sunday.
Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac felt his side played with “zest” and “verve” and were deserved 6-0 winners against Mainz.
Maurizio Sarri admitted he is concerned by Chelsea’s fragile mentality after their hopes of a Premier League top-four finish were dented by a 2-0 loss at Everton.
Millwall manager Neil Harris defended goalkeeper David Martin after he was left “devastated” by his last-gasp error which led to Brighton completing a stunning comeback and reaching the FA Cup semi-finals with penalty shoot-out victory.
Jurgen Klopp felt James Milner’s late penalty in Liverpool’s 2-1 victory at Fulham had kept them in the title race.
Neil Lennon revealed he urged Celtic to keep going all the way to their last-gasp 1-0 win at Dundee which took them 10 points clear of Rangers at the top of the Ladbrokes Premiership.
Pep Guardiola was left perplexed as to why VAR was not used for Manchester City’s controversial 3-2 FA Cup quarter-final win at Swansea.
Zinedine Zidane insists he has not made any “final decision” about his first-choice goalkeeper at Real Madrid, stressing that every player will be called upon to revive the club’s fortunes.
Rafael Benitez claimed Newcastle were denied two points by a series of refereeing decisions, despite snatching a dramatic 2-2 draw at Bournemouth.
Alex Neil feels it is about time there was more of a buzz surrounding Preston – and called on the Deepdale faithful to do their part following a dramatic 1-0 win over Birmingham.
West Brom caretaker boss Jimmy Shan hailed the display of matchwinner Kyle Edwards as the Baggies strengthened their grip on a Championship play-off place with a 1-0 win at Brentford.
Bolton boss Phil Parkinson was struggling to find any positives from the 5-2 defeat at fellow Championship strugglers Wigan that pushed Wanderers one step closer to relegation.
Steven Gerrard has demanded referees start giving Rangers greater protection after accusing Kilmarnock of endangering his players.
Brendan Rodgers hailed the steel of his Leicester players after they defeated Burnley 2-1 despite playing for nearly the whole game at Turf Moor with 10 men.
Sheffield Wednesday boss Steve Bruce admitted his side could have made it easier for themselves but was pleased overall with their 4-2 win against Blackburn.
Ipswich manager Paul Lambert and Nottingham Forest boss Martin O’Neill bemoaned refereeing decisions in the 1-1 draw at Portman Road.
Hibernian manager Paul Heckingbottom admits his side are desperate to chase down rivals Hearts after a 2-0 victory over Motherwell boosted their Ladbrokes Premiership top-six hopes.
Dean Smith claims his players now have a spring in their step after Aston Villa returned to the top six for the first time in six months following a 3-0 home win over Middlesbrough.
Brian Rice challenged his Hamilton players in Brendan Rodgers style to go on a run following their crucial 1-0 home win over Hearts.
Manuel Pellegrini admitted he saw the worst and best of West Ham as they came from behind to snatch a dramatic 4-3 win over Huddersfield.