European Football Results: Madrid fall further behind front runners


Spain

Real Madrid fell even further off the pace this weekend as they could only draw away at Osasuna.

Madrid came back from 2-0 down to grab a draw, thanks to goals from Isco and Pepe. That result puts them five points behind Barcelona and Atletico Madrid. Barca beat Villarreal 2-1 - as predicted by our La Liga expert Paul Wilkes at 9.00 - while Atletico romped to a 3-0 win over Valencia.

Barcelona are 1.53 to win the league, with Real Madrid at 3.25 and Atletico Madrid at 7.50.



Italy

Juventus kept up the pressure on the challengers with a 4-0 win over Sassuolo, as Carlos Tevez scored a hat-trick.

They now hold a six points lead over Roma who face an away tie against AC Milan tonight, with Napoli still eight points off the pace, after their 4-2 win over Inter Milan - giving Paolo Bandini a successful tip of over 2.5 goals at 1.75.

Juventus are 1.25 to retain their title, with Roma at 5.50 and Napoli at 12.50.



Germany

Bayern Munich are now flying clear at the top of the Bundesliga table, as chasing Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund both dropped points.

Bayern beat Hamburg 3-1 to go seven points ahead of Leverkusen, who lost 1-0 at home to Eintracht Frankfurt. Elsewhere, third-paced Borussia Dormund come only draw 2-2 at Hoffeinheim, with our expert Raphael Honigstein correctly tipping the home side on the Double Chance at 2.02.

Bayern Munich are now 1.01 shots to win the league, with Bayer Leverkusen at 30.00 and Borussia Dortmund at 35.00.



France

All three top clubs in LIgue 1 managed to win at the weekend, with just four points separating third from first.

Front-runners PSG won 3-1 at Rennes with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edison Cavani adding to their tallies, giving Julien Laurens a successful prediction of the champions winning both halves at 3.3. Monaco kept up the pressure with a 2-0 win at Guingamp, while Lille returned to winning ways with a 2-1 victory over Bastia. 

PSG are 1.10 to retain their title, with Monaco at 7.00 and Lille at 25.00.