Steve Cherundolo got the start for Hannover 96 in a 2-1 win over Levante at AWD-Arena. Hannover played a man down from the 9th-minute and trailed when Levante converted the ensuing penalty. Szabolcs Huszti equalized from the penalty spot in the 21st and Didier Ya Konan scored Hannover's winner in the 49th minute. Also in Group L, Alejandro Bedoya started and played 41 minutes for Helsingborg, drawing 2-2 with Twente. Nikola Durdic opened the scoring for Helsingborg in the 7th and doubled the lead in the 43rd. Twente staged a late comeback, scoring in the 74th and equalizing in the 88th minute. Helsingborg are bottom of the group.
In Group J, Clint Dempsey started and played 67 minutes for Spurs in a 1-1 draw with Panathinaikos. Tottenham's Michael Dawson opened the scoring in the 35th minute with Panathinaikos equalizing in the 77th. Spurs are 3rd in the group, with two points from two games.
Did Not Play: Brad Friedel (Spurs 1 - Panathinaikos 1), Terrence Boyd (Rapid Vienna 0 - Metalist 1)
Injured: Mix Diskerud (Rosenborg 0 - Bayer Leverkusen 1)