AZ Alkmaar 2 – Utrecht 0 (Eredivisie, December 19, 2008) AZ moved six points clear at the top of the table, Mounir El Hamdaoui collected the ball just outside the box, shifted the ball to the right, and scored with a bullet into the top corner. Demy de Zeeuw sealed the win with a last minute solo effort, bursting down the left and firing the ball through the keeper.
Konyaspor 1 – Fenerbahce 2 (Super Lig, December 19, 2008) A horrendous error from the home keeper gifted Fener the lead, a tame punch from the number one rebounded off the chest of Onder Turaci for the opener. A minute later it was two as Guiza teed up Deivid de Souza for a simple second. The hosts pulled a goal back in the second half through Cihan’s strike.
Associacao Naval 0 – Vitoria Guimaraes 0 (SuperLiga, December 19, 2008)
Anderlecht 2 – Racing Genk 0 (Jupiler League, December 19, 2008) Guillaume Gillet scored with a 25-yard daisy-cutter into the bottom corner before Jonathan Legear sowed up the win with a second half second.