Bilbao lamp Levante 3-nil; Racing end Osasuna home run‎

Athletic Bilbao 3 – Levante 0 (La Liga, January 15, 2012) The Basques took the lead in the 10th minute courtesy of a Fernando Amorebieta header from a corner. Bilbao doubled the lead on the stroke of halftime when Fernando Llorente nodded in a fabulous Oscar De Marcos cross. In the final minutes Levante had Juanfran sent off before Mikel San Jose cashed in a late third third to seal the win.

Osasuna 0 – Racing Santander 2 (La Liga, January 15, 2012) Osasuna’s 11-game unbeaten run at home came to an end as Racing Santander continued their excellent start to Juanjo Gonzalez’s reign. Stuani converted penalties in the 38th and 71st after defender Damia Abella was penalized for handball and then for fouling Lautaro Acosta in the area.