Goals from Italy, Germany, Portugal, Israel & Egypt

Avellino 1 – Mantova 1 (Serie B, March 9, 2009) The home side looked like they would get out of the relegation zone in Serie B thanks to an early goal from Ferdinando Sforzini but just after the half hour veteran Tomas Locatelli equalised for Mantova.

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Duisburg 2 – Nurnberg 2 (Bundesliga II, March 9, 2009) Both sides failed to make ground on the leaders with this draw which leaves them in fourth and sixth respectively.

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Vitoria Setubal 2 – Nacional 0 (Superliga, March 9, 2009) The home side gave their fight against relegation a major boost thanks to a penalty from Auri and a fine run and finish from Mateus.

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Maccabi Tel Aviv 1 – Hapoel Tel Aviv 3 (Ligat Ha’Al, March 9, 2009) A Vincent Enyeama og gave the home side the lead in the Tel Aviv derby but a Walid Badir equaliser levelled things up before the break. Late goals from Eran Zehavi and Dimitar Telkiyski pushed the red side of Tel Aviv to within a point of leaders Maccabi Haifa.

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Petrojet 1 – Ismaily 0 (Egyptian Premier League, March 9, 2009) Sayed Hamdi headed home the winner in the first half.