Joel Campbell set up the first goal of Marko Scepovic’s hat-trick as Olympiacos trounced OFI 4-0. Campbell’s loan side are now a staggering 23 points clear at the top of the table.
Chuks Aneke continued his recent good form as he dispatched a penalty during Crewe Alexandra’s 3-1 victory over Port Vale in League One. The midfielder was impressive throughout and came close to scoring another goal on several occasions.
Francis Coquelin emerged off the bench for the final ten minutes as Freiburg lost 4-2 to Augsburg, whilst Johan Djourou played the whole game as Hamburg kept a commendable clean sheet and beat Borussia Dortmund 3-0.
Ju-Young Park received his first start for Watford, with the South Korean completing 61 minutes as his temporary side lost 2-0 to Bolton Wanderers. The striker failed to test the opposition goalkeeper during his time on the field.
Daniel Boateng was an un-used substitute as Hibernian drew 1-1 with Kilmarnock.
Benik Afobe was not involved as Sheffield Wednesday lost 2-0 to Huddersfield Town with Damian Martinez an un-used substitute, whilst Chuba Akpom didn’t feature for Coventry City after playing for Arsenal in the FA Youth Cup the previous evening. Similarly, goalkeeper Josh Vickers was left out for Canvey Island.
Ignasi Miquel was not involved at all as Leicester City beat Ipswich Town 3-0, whilst Wellington is expected to be amongst the substitute when Murcia take on Eibar tonight.