Juventus moved a step closer to a successful defense of its Serie A title with a 2-0 win at Lazio on Monday that opens up an 11-point lead at the top of Serie A with six games left.
Robin van Persie ended his goal drought as Manchester United restored their 15-point lead at the top of the Barclays Premier League table and deepened Stoke's relegation worries with a 2-0 victory.
Arsenal struck three late goals to move back into the top four of the Barclays Premier League and deny Norwich a victory at the Emirates Stadium.
Paris Saint-Germain wasted an opportunity to go seven points clear at the top of Ligue 1 as it threw away a two-goal lead to draw with St Etienne at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
Ajax went back to the top of the Eredivisie with a 3-2 win at AZ Alkmaar Sunday.
Juventus opened up a 12-point lead at the top of Serie A thanks to a 2-0 win against Bologna at the Stadio Dall'Ara on Saturday.
Lyon was unable to pick up the win it needed to move level with Paris St Germain at the top of Ligue 1 Sunday after drawing 1-1 at Brest.
Borussia Monchengladbach shared the points with its namesakes from Dortmund in a 1-1 game of two halves at the Borussia Park Stadion.
Bayern Munich's march toward a 22nd Bundesliga title continued unabated as it beat Wolfsburg 2-0 to move 18 points clear at the top of the table.
Mexican side Toluca claimed a surprise 2-1 win at Boca Juniors and to top Group One of the Copa Libertadores after the first round of matches.
Arsenal fought back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Liverpool in a thrilling Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium.
Paris St Germain returned to the top of Ligue 1 with a fortunate 1-0 win over Lille at the Parc des Princes Sunday.
Bayern Munich made a winning start to 2013 to maintain a nine-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga with a 2-0 victory over Bavarian rivals Greuther Furth at the Allianz Arena this afternoon.
Inter Milan edged closer to the top of Serie A with a comfortable 2-0 win Saturday against struggling Pescara, which can count itself lucky to have gotten away with such a modest scoreline at the San Siro.
Paris St. Germain replaced Lyon at the top of the Ligue 1 table after downing its title rival 1-0 at the Parc des Princes Sunday.
Andre-Pierre Gignac's first goal since his return from injury moved Marseille level at the top of Ligue 1 with a 1-0 win at nine-man Toulouse.