Madrid trip just days away and Real and Getafe matches both booked. Wilkie Tours "50 th" tour here we come.
In Spain Barca can only manage goal-less draw away at Villarreal but Real Madrid win 3-1against Zaragossa at home to go SEVEN points clear. Is that too far even for Barca?,
In Italy, Juve beat Udinese 2-1 to go 4 points clear but AC Milan can reduce it to 1 point if they beat Cagliari in tonights late match.
Here in UK in the FA Cup Liverpool beat Man Utd 2-1 but shock of the day belongs to Div 2 newcomers Crawley who beat 6th place Championship side Hull. Nick Barmby's side sunk by prolific Matt Tubbs goal.
Southampton get a draw at Millwall and earn home replay but could do without the distraction. Lambert scored on return from suspension. Hugely influential players Font
Championship Brighton beat Premier Newcastle thanks to an own goal but other results go as you'd expect.
In Germany top three, Bayern, Dortmund and Schalke, all win Munchengladbach play later.
In the Non League, middle placed Eastleigh Town FC stun 5th placed Sutton Utd with a 4-0 victory and hat trick from on loan Bradley Bubb. Classy.