Barcelona eased to a comfortable 4-1 over Villarreal CF at the Nou Camp, with Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez all getting on the scoresheet.
Manchester City edged closer to cementing a top-four spot as they beat Crystal Palace 5-0 at the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester United sneaked a 1-0 victory during thir Europa League semi-final against Celta de Vigo, owing to a goal by Marcus Rashford.
Manchester City salvaged a 2-2 draw against Middlesbrough, thanks to a late equaliser in a thrilling match at the Riverside.
Arsenal salvaged a 1-0 victory in their tie against Leicester City, thanks to an own goal scored by Robert Huth at the Emirates stadium.
Arsene Wenger's reaction said it all at full time, after Arsenal defeated Manchester City 2-1 and sailed into the finals of the FA Cup.
A thunderous second half strike from Lukas Podolski proved to be the difference between Germany and Gareth Southgate's England at the Westfalenstadion.
Goals from Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez helped Barcelona sweep aside Valencia at the Nou Camp and helped them keep the pressure on league leaders Real Madrid
Chelsea keep their lead at the summit of the table for another week, having emerged victorious against Stoke City, after an intense and chaotic 95 minutes at the bet365 Stadium
A second half Juan Mata goal was enough to ensure that Jose Mourinho's side progressed to the Quarterfinals of the UEFA Europa League at the expense of FC Rostov.