All leagues except for the Barclays Premier League remain on a winter break^, so, a look at the Top Billings in the EPL this weekend.
Top Billing of the week - Manchester City vs Liverpool
Liverpool put forward a brilliant performance at the weekend vs Newcastle. Another big game on the stretch and Liverpool would look to stamp their re-arrival at the top stage with a win at the Etihad stadium.
Fixture: 8pm GMT, 3rd January, 2012
Other major fixtures - 2nd Jan, 2012 and 4th Jan, 2012:
Wolves host Chelsea - 3pm GMT
Fulham host Arsenal - 5:30pm GMT
Tottenham host West Brom - 7:45pm GMT
Man City host Liverpool - 8pm GMT
Newcastle host Man Utd - 8pm GMT
After shock defeats at the weekend, top teams Chelsea, United and City would be desperate to turn the tides, whereas Liverpool and Arsenal will look to continue the good run!
^The Winter Break in Serie A and La Liga lasts until January 7, 2012 while in League 1 until January 14, 2012 and in Bundesliga until January 20, 2012.