UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
Lionel Messi was finally on target against Chelsea as he scored the equaliser in Barca's 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge.
While Bayern Munich eventually eased past ten man Besiktas 5-0 at the Allianz Arena.
On Wednesday Manchester United visit one of the warmer large cities in Europe - Seville.
But it will be somewhat chillier for Roma in Kharkiv against Shakhtar.
Premier League Chelsea, Manchester Utd, Brighton and Southampton all qualified for the quarter finals of the FA Cup.
But a much changed Tottenham were held 2-2 at lower league Rochdale.
And Manchester City suffered a shock one goal defeat at League 1 Wigan Athletic on Monday night.
Leaders Barcelona successfully negotiated their trip to Eibar with Luis Suarez on target in their 2-0 win.
Atletico beat Athletic to stay within seven points of the top and Real Madrid won an eight goal thriller at Betis.
Leaders PSG marched on with a 5-2 defeat of Strasbourg.
Edinson Cavani netted a late double at the Parc.
Bayern conceded an early goal at Wolfsburg, missed a penalty, but still managed a last gasp Lewandowski winner.
Both Napoli and Juventus managed single goal victories with Alex Sandro getting the winner in the Turin derby.
No major problems for champions Benfica who dispatched Boavista 4-0 at the Estadio da Luz.
And for Porto who beat Rio Ave 5-0 on Sunday with Malian Moussa Marega again among the scorers.
AFRICAN PLAYER NEWS & GOSSIP
Isaac Drogba (Ivory Coast ?) joins Guingamp in France.