Scotland was the place to be in Christmas as our Aussies dominated in the Scottish League. While the Aussies in Europe are on break, Aaron Mooy scored one of the goals of his career in the Premier League.
In League One Ryan Edwards played an average game for Burton Albion despite his side winning 4-2 at home to Tranmere Rovers. Ryan Williams is another issue in the infirmary after being replaced after eight minutes with a groin injury in Portsmouth's 2-0 win over Wycombe Wanderers.
Harry Souttar played 90 minutes for Fleetwood Town as they beat Rochdale 3-2 away from home. Mark Milligan played 90 minutes as Southend United drew 2-2 with MK Dons.
Souttar's Fleetwood and Williams' Portsmouth sit just outside the top six playoff spots while Southend are ten points from second last.
In League Two Gethin Jones played a full match while Jack Iredale made his return to the bench for Carlisle United as they drew 0-0 with Bradford City.
Cameron Burgess played a full game for Salford City as they beat Crewe Alexandra 3-1. Jordan Lyden was on the bench for Swindon Town as they smashed Cambridge United 4-0.
In the FA Youth Cup Alex Robertson was an unused sub for Man City U18 as they beat Swansea U18 3-0.
In Israel Nikita Rukavytsya scored a double in Maccabi Haifa's 3-0 win over Hapoel Haifa. He doubled down later in the week scoring a 90th minute winner in a 2-1 win away to Hapoel Kiryat Shmona.
Trent Sainsbury played 90 minutes in both wins for Maccabi Haifa. Rukavytsya has ten goals in 15 matches in the Israeli League.
In Portugal Anthony Carter was a stoppage time substitute as Academico Viseu drew 1-1 with Mafra.
In Turkey Aziz Behich was unused again for Basaksehir as they beat Kasimpasa 5-1. Behich has played only four matches out of 17 so far in the Turkish league.