International Weekend Results

Lyon's 2-0 loss at Lille allowed Paris St. Germain to move to within one point of the lead in France. AZ extended its lead in the Netherlands to 11 points.
 
BELGIUM
Juliper League
March 6-8
Mons 0 Stand. Liege 1
Anderlecht 2 Zulte Waregem 0
Kortrijk 2 Lokeren 3
Genk 4 Dender 3
Roeselare 2 Mouscron 0
Gent 2 Tubize 0
Charleroi 0 Beerschot 0
Westerlo 0 Mechelen 1
Cercle Brugge 1 Club Brugge 3
Standings: Anderlecht 57 points; Stand. Liege 55; Club Brugge 47; Genk 43; Gent 39; Zulte Waregem 38; Westerlo, Lokeren 37; Cercle Brugge 35; Beerschot, Mechelen 33; Mouscron 32; Kortrijk 30; Charleroi 27; Dender 21; Roeselare 20; Tubize 18; Mons 17.
 
ENGLAND
Premier League
March 3-4
Portsmouth 0 Chelsea 1 (Drogba 79).
West Brom 1 (Brunt 7) Arsenal 3 (Bendtner 4, 44, Toure 38).
Liverpool 2 (Ngog 52, Benayoun 65) Sunderland 0.
Stoke City 2 (Beattie 14, Fuller 73) Bolton 0.
Manchester C. 2 (Elano pen. 24, Wright-Phillips 89) Aston Villa 0.
Newcastle 1 (Lovenkrands 9) Manchester Utd. 2 (Rooney 20, Berbatov 56).
Wigan 0 West Ham 1 (Cole 34).
Tottenham 4 (Keane 9, Pavlyuchenko 14, Lennon 40, 79) Middlesbrough 0.
Blackburn 0 Everton 0.
Fulham 0 Hull City 1 (Manucho 90).
March 7
Sunderland 1 (Richardson 3) Tottenham 1 (Keane 89).
Standings
TEAM W T L GF GA P
Manchester Utd. 20 5 2 48 12 65
Chelsea 17 7 4 48 16 58
Liverpool 16 10 2 45 20 58
Aston Villa 15 7 6 42 29 52
Arsenal 13 10 5 41 26 49
Everton 12 9 7 36 28 45
West Ham 11 6 11 34 34 39
Manchester C. 10 5 13 45 36 35
Wigan 9 8 11 27 27 35
Fulham 8 10 9 24 23 34
Bolton 10 3 15 30 40 33
Tottenham 8 8 12 33 33 32
Sunderland 8 8 12 28 36 32
Hull City 8 8 12 34 50 32
Stoke City 7 8 13 27 44 29
Newcastle 6 10 12 34 45 28
Portsmouth 7 7 13 29 44 28
Blackburn 6 9 12 30 43 27
Middlesbrough 6 8 14 20 40 26
West Brom 6 4 18 25 54 22
Leading Scorers: 1. Anelka (Chelsea) 15 goals; 2. C. Ronaldo (Manchester Utd.) 12; 3. Robinho (Manchester C.), Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) 11; 5. Lampard (Chelsea), Zaki (Wigan) 10.
 
FA Cup
Quarterfinals
March 7-8
Coventry City 0 Chelsea 2 (Drogba 15, da Costa 72).
Fulham 0 Manchester Utd. 4 (Tevez 20, 35, Rooney 50, Park 81).
Arsenal 3 (Vela 25, Eduardo 51, Eboue 84) Burnley 0.
Everton 2 (Fellaini 50, Saha 56) Middlesbrough 1 (Wheater 44).
 
FRANCE
Ligue 1
March 7-8
Lorient 0 Paris SG 1 (Giuly 22).
Marseille 0 Valenciennes 0.
Nancy 2 (Hadji 2, Luiz 54) Le Mans 2 (Coutadeur 26, 26, Helstad 62).
Nice 0 Monaco 0.
Toulouse 3 (Sirieix 32, Gignac 45, Sissoko 90) Bordeaux 0.
Grenoble 2 (Paillot 31, Toure 90) Caen 1 (Deroin 85).
Lille 2 (Vittek 61, Bastos 90) Lyon 0.
Le Havre 2 (Alassane 15, Anin 52) Sochaux 1 (Faty 11).
Rennes 2 (Bocanegra 8, Briand 35) Auxerre 0.
St. Etienne 2 (Ilan pen. 10, 29) Nantes 1 (Klasnic 6).
Standings
TEAM W T L GF GA P
Lyon 15 8 4 36 19 53
Paris SG 16 4 7 39 25 52
Marseille 13 10 4 40 25 49
Toulouse 13 10 4 31 17 49
Bordeaux 13 8 6 42 28 47
Rennes 11 13 3 30 17 46
Lille 12 10 5 38 28 46
Nice 11 7 9 30 27 40
Grenoble 7 11 9 17 24 32
Lorient 7 10 10 30 31 31
Le Mans 8 7 12 31 37 31
Auxerre 8 7 12 21 27 31
Monaco 7 9 11 30 33 30
Nancy 7 9 11 26 35 30
Valenciennes 6 11 10 23 27 29
Nantes 7 8 12 25 37 29
St. Etienne 8 5 14 26 39 29
Caen 5 11 11 30 37 26
Sochaux 5 11 11 28 35 26
Le Havre 5 3 19 21 52 18
Leading Scorers: 1. Gignac (Toulouse) 16 goals; 2. Hoarau (Paris SG) 15; 3. Cavenaghi (Bordeaux) 13; 4. Benzema (Lyon) 12; 5. Savidan (Caen), Bastos (Lille) 10.
 
GERMANY
Bundesliga
March 6-8
Schalke 1 (Jones 28) Cologne 0.
Hoffenheim 0 Wer. Bremen 0.
Bor. Moen. 4 (Friend 24, Levels 42, Brouwers 54, Marin pen. 65) Hamburg 1 (Petric 29).
Bay. Munich 5 (Van Buyten 20, Klose 25, Altintop 34, Podolski 73, Demichelis 89) Hanover 1 (Stajner 15).
En. Cottbus 1 (Atan 21) Her. Berlin 3 (Voronin 34, 45, 88).
Wolfsburg 1 (Dzeko 38) Karlsruhe 0.
Stuttgart 2 (Elson 10, Gomez 62) Bor. Dortmund 1 (Valdez 52).
A. Bielefeld 0 E. Frankfurt 0.
B. Leverkusen 1 (Helmes pen. 66) Bochum 1 (Dabrowski 32).
TEAM W T L GF GA P
Her. Berlin 14 4 5 38 27 46
Bay. Munich 12 6 5 49 31 42
Hoffenheim 12 6 5 49 31 42
Wolfsburg 12 6 5 46 29 42
Hamburg 13 3 7 35 36 42
Stuttgart 11 6 6 42 32 39
B. Leverkusen 11 4 8 45 31 37
Schalke 10 7 6 30 21 37
Bor. Dortmund 7 12 4 32 27 33
Wer. Bremen 7 8 8 42 34 29
Cologne 8 5 10 25 31 29
E. Frankfurt 6 6 11 28 37 24
Hanover 6 6 11 29 46 24
Bochum 4 10 9 28 37 22
A. Bielefeld 3 12 8 20 33 21
En. Cottbus 5 5 13 21 40 20
Bor. Moen. 5 4 14 28 44 19
Karlsruhe 5 2 16 18 40 17
Leading Scorers: 1. Ibisevic (Hoffenheim) 18 goals; 2. Helmes (B. Leverkusen) 16; 3. Grafite (Wolfsburg) 14; 4. Gomez (Stuttgart) 13; 5. Novakovic (Cologne), Wichniarek (A. Bielefeld) 12.
 
GREECE
Super League
March 7-8
Tripolis 4 Aris 0
Iraklis 2 Panionios 1
Panathinaikos 3 Larissa 0
Thrasivoulos 1 Ergotelis 3
OFI 0 Levadiakos 2
Panserraaikos 1 AEK 5
PAOK 0 Olympiakos 0
Xanthi 1 Panthrakikos 0
Standings: Olympiakos 59 points; Panathinaikos, PAOK 50; AEK 47; Larissa 38; Aris 35; Xanthi 32; Ergotelis 30; Tripolis, Iraklis, Panionios, Panthrakikos 29; Levadiakos 28; Panserraikos 22; OFI 20; Thrasivoulos 13.
 
ITALY
Serie A
March 7-8
Roma 1 (Vucinic 61) Udinese 1 (Felipe 54).
Genoa 0 Inter Milan 2 (Ibrahimovic 2, Balotelli 61).
Torino 0 Juventus 1 (Chiellini 80).
AC Milan 3 (Inzaghi 7, 71, 74) Atalanta 0.
Chievo 1 (Makinwa 56) Cagliari 1 (Jeda 28).
Napoli 0 Lazio 2 (Rocchi 56, 64).
Fiorentina 0 Palermo 2 (Simplicio 48, Miccoli 56).
Lecce 0 Reggina 0.
Bologna 3 (Di Vaio 45, 87, 90) Sampdoria 0.
Catania 0 Siena 3 (Maccarone 9, Ghezzal 69, Jarolim 89).
Standings
TEAM W T L GF GA P
Inter Milan 19 6 2 49 21 63
Juventus 17 5 5 43 21 56
AC Milan 15 6 6 46 27 51
Fiorentina 14 4 9 38 27 46
Roma 13 6 8 41 35 45
Genoa 12 9 6 36 27 45
Lazio 12 5 10 39 37 41
Cagliari 11 6 10 33 28 39
Palermo 12 3 12 34 35 39
Atalanta 11 3 13 31 32 36
Udinese 9 8 10 37 38 35
Napoli 10 5 12 32 32 35
Catania 9 6 12 28 33 33
Sampdoria 8 8 11 26 33 32
Siena 8 7 12 22 26 31
Bologna 6 8 13 30 42 26
Torino 5 9 13 25 40 24
Chievo 5 9 13 21 36 24
Lecce 4 11 12 22 41 23
Reggina 3 10 14 21 44 19
Leading Scorers: 1. Di Vaio (Bologna) 19 goals; 2. Ibrahimovic (Inter Milan), Gilardino (Fiorentina), Milito (Genoa) 15.
 
MEXICO
Clausura
March 7-8
Chiapas 2 (Danilinho 39, Bautista 62) Guadalajara 0.
San Luis 0 UNAM 2 (Lopez 85, Toledo 90).
Tigres 1 (Lobos pen. 22) Puebla 2 (Gonzalez 29, 38).
Pachuca 3 (Gimenez 24, 90, Aguilar 30) UAG 2 (Ortiz 20, Morales pen. 58).
Morelia 2 (Mendoza 11, Sabah 90) Monterrey 2 (Perez 51, Carreno 76).
Atlas 3 (Achucarro 6, Bottinelli 34, Pacheco 67) Indios 1 (Santibanez 13).
Toluca 1 (Zinha 46) Necaxa 0.
Atlante 2 (Rey 38, Lugo 45) Club America 1 (Own goal 32).
Santos 2 (Luduena 2, Benitez 52) Cruz Azul 1 (Landin 38).
Standings:
Group 1 - Pachuca 20 points; Monterrey, Puebla 15; Indios 10; Santos 9; Atlante 8.
Group 2 - UNAM 13; Guadalajara 12; UAG 11; Cruz Azul, Morelia 10; America 9.
Group 3 - Toluca 19; Chiapas 15; San Luis, Atlas 12; Tigres 6; Necaxa 3.
 
NETHERLANDS
Eredivisie
March 6-8
Sparta 0 Willem II 1 (Mourad 74).
Heerenveen 2 (Grindheim 59, Elm 90) Groningen 1 (Holla 68).
De Graafschap 1 (de Jong 54) Heracles 0.
Den Haag 1 (Verhoek 64) Ajax 1 (Wielaert 60).
NEC 0 AZ 1 (Jaliens 51).
Volendam 1 (Tuyp 33) Vitesse 0.
NAC 1 (Gorter pen. 42) Feyenoord 2 (Wijnaldum 49, Tomasson 82).
Roda 0 Utrecht 0.
Twente 1 (Nkufo 90) PSV 1 (Dzsudzsak 63).
Standings
TEAM W T L GF GA P
AZ 21 3 2 55 14 66
Twente 16 7 3 49 24 55
Ajax 16 4 6 55 29 52
Heerenveen 15 6 5 54 45 51
PSV 13 7 6 53 29 46
Groningen 12 4 10 44 31 40
NAC 11 6 9 38 40 39
Utrecht 10 8 8 35 30 38
NEC 9 9 8 33 28 36
Feyenoord 8 7 11 39 36 31
Vitesse 7 9 10 28 36 30
Willem II 8 4 14 29 43 28
Heracles 6 8 12 27 41 26
Den Haag 6 6 14 26 41 24
Sparta 6 6 14 37 54 24
Roda 5 7 14 28 45 22
De Graafschap 5 5 16 17 50 20
Volendam 5 4 17 29 60 19
Leading Scorers: 1. El Hamdaoui (AZ) 20 goals; 2. N'Kufo (Twente), Berg (Groningen), Pranjic (Heerenveen) 15; 5. Suarez (Ajax), Demouge (Willem II) 13.
 
PORTUGAL
Superliga
March 2
Braga 1 (Cesar 7) Vitoria SC 0.
March 6-8
Rio Ave 1 (Edson 68) Maritimo 1 (Djalma 89).
Sporting 2 (Liedson 8, Derlei 34) Pacos Ferreira 0.
Leixoes 1  (Valente 89) Porto 4 (Gonzalez pen. 23, Hulk 49, Meireles 65, Farias 76).
Academica 1 (Sougou 67) Trofense 0.
Vitoria SC 3 (Gregory 39, Alves 65, Desmarets 74) Belenenses 1 (Pedro 46).
Amadora 2 (Jardel 32, 56) Braga 2 (Cesar 54, Sa 85).
Naval 1 (Marcelinho 53) Benfica 2 (Aimar 3, Katsouranis 73).
Standings
TEAM W T L GF GA P
Porto 13 6 2 39 15 45
Benfica 12 7 2 36 20 43
Sporting 12 5 4 28 14 41
Braga 10 6 5 24 14 36
Nacional 10 5 5 33 21 35
Leixoes 9 8 4 24 20 35
Maritimo 9 6 6 27 21 33
Vitoria SC 7 6 8 22 24 27
Amadora 6 8 7 18 24 26
Academica 6 6 9 12 23 24
Naval 6 5 10 20 27 23
Pacos Ferreira 5 4 12 25 36 19
Trofense 4 6 11 17 27 18
Rio Ave 4 5 12 14 26 17
Vitoria FC 4 4 12 12 29 16
Belenenses 3 7 11 19 35 16
Leading Scorers: 1. Nene (Nacional) 15 goals; 2. Gonzalez (Porto) 9; 3. William (Pacos Ferreira), Liedson (Sporting) 8; 4. Wesley (Leixoes) 7.
 
SCOTLAND
Premier League
March 3-4
Falkirk 0 Dundee Utd. 1 (Conway pen. 27).
St. Mirren 1 (Dargo 78) Aberdeen 1 (Wright 90).
Hamilton 0 Hibernian 1 (Fletcher 80).
Hearts 2 (Driver 50, Palazuelos 90) Motherwell 1 (Hughes 76).
Kilmarnock 1 (Invincible 36) Celtic 2 (McDonald 27, 81).
Rangers 0 Inverness 1 (Black pen. 90).
Standings
TEAM W T L GF GA P
Celtic 19 6 3 62 27 63
Rangers 18 6 4 57 20 60
Hearts 14 6 8 31 29 48
Dundee Utd. 11 10 7 37 34 43
Aberdeen 11 7 10 33 30 40
Hibernian 9 9 10 32 35 36
Motherwell 10 6 12 32 37 36
Hamilton 10 2 16 25 40 32
Kilmarnock 8 5 15 26 38 29
St. Mirren 7 8 13 23 39 29
Inverness 7 4 17 27 44 25
Falkirk 5 9 14 28 40 24
Leading Scorers: 1. Boyd (Rangers) 21 goals; 2. McDonald (Celtic) 12; 3. Samaras (Celtic) 11; 4. Porter (Motherwell), Miller (Rangers) 9.

FA Cup
Quarterfinals
March 7-8
Rangers 5 (Whittaker 15, Lafferty 35, 81, Niguez pen. 45, Davis 53) Hamilton 1 (Quinn 26).
Dunfermline 1 (Phinn 82) Aberdeen 1 (Aluko 61).
Inverness CT 0 Falkirk 1 (Finnigan pen. 31).
St Mirren 1 (Mehmet pen. 55) Celtic 0.
 
SPAIN
La Liga
March 7-8
Barcelona 2 (Busquets 18, Messi pen. 32) Ath. Bilbao 0.
Real Madrid 1 (Huntelaar 57) Atl. Madrid 1 (Forlan 38).
Villareal 1 (Fuentes 20) Espanyol 0.
Mallorca 3 (Castro 72, 82, Webo 74) Betis 3 (Gonzalez 26, Aurelio 29, Arzu 68).
Osasuna 1 (Nekounam pen. 29) Gijon 2 (Barral 8, Castro 20).
Dep. Coruna 5 (Rodriguez 25, Riki 51, 60, Lafita 58, Verdu 68) Racing 3 (Pereira 1, Zigic 33, Berrocal 79).
Numancia 2 (Aranda 41, Barkero 52) Valencia 1 (Vicente 9).
Rec. Huelva 2 (Colunga pen. 26, Camunas 87) Valladolid 3 (Sesma 8, Goitom 22, 48).
Sevilla 2 (Kanoute 5, Renato 62) Almeria 1 (Negredo pen. 71).
Getafe 1 (Contra 74) Malaga 2 (Eliseu 31, Baha 45).
Standings
TEAM W T L GF GA P
Barcelona 20 3 3 76 24 63
Real Madrid 18 3 5 58 29 57
Sevilla 15 5 6 36 23 50
Villarreal 12 9 5 41 34 45
Malaga 12 6 8 43 38 42
Dep. Coruna 12 6 8 34 33 42
Atl. Madrid 11 7 8 53 39 40
Valencia 11 6 9 46 39 39
Valladolid 11 3 12 40 42 36
Almeria 8 7 11 33 41 31
Ath. Bilbao 8 7 11 35 41 31
Racing 7 9 10 29 34 30
Gijon 10 0 16 32 55 30
Rec. Huelva 7 8 11 25 37 29
Getafe 6 10 10 36 40 28
Betis 7 7 12 37 43 28
Mallorca 7 7 12 28 43 28
Osasuna 5 10 11 27 33 25
Numancia 7 2 17 28 50 23
Espanyol 4 9 13 22 41 21
Leading Scorers: 1. Eto'o (Barcelona) 23 goals; 2. Villa (Valencia) 19; 3. Messi (Barcelona), Forlan (Atl. Madrid) 18; 5. Negredo (Almeria) 16.
 
TURKEY
Super Lig
March 6-8
Galatasaray 2 Bursa 1
Gaziantep 1 Antalya 1
Istanbul 0 Denizli 2
Trabzon 0 Konya 1
Hacettepe 2 Besiktas 3
Kocaeli 1 Eskisehir 0
Genclerbirligi 2 Ankaragucu 0
Sivas 1 Ankara 1
Kayseri 0 Fenerbahce 2
Standings: Sivas 46 points; Trabzon, Besiktas 45; Fenerbahce, Galatasaray 43; Ankara 35; Kayseri 33; Bursa 32; Gaziantep 31; Genclerbirligi 28; Eskisehir, Denizli, Konya 27; Istanbul 25; Ankaragucu 24; Antalya 23; Kocaeli 19; Hacettepe 14.

 

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