Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was among Africa's star performers during a compelling game week of action, but it was not a great one for Salah and Mane.
Borja Mayoral scored twice including a wonderful long-range strike as AS Roma brushed aside bottom team Crotone 3-1 in Serie A on Wednesday.
Lautaro Martinez's first hat-trick for Inter Milan helped his side crush Crotone 6-2, earning their eighth successive Serie A win on Sunday.
A first-half brace from Junior Messias, including a stylish lob, gave Crotone their second Serie A win of the season as they beat Parma 2-1.
Napoli won 4-0 for the second successive league game as they brushed aside lowly Crotone with a convincing performance on Sunday.
Ciro Immobile became Lazio's joint second top goalscorer in Serie A history as he set his side on their way to a 2-0 victory at Crotone.