Arsenal appear to be closing in on their first signing of Mikel Arteta's reign, with Pablo Mari set to arrive on loan from Flamengo.
Maurizio Sarri returns to his former club Napoli with Serie A leaders Juventus on Sunday, and the veteran boss has given a retirement hint.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has no issues with Gareth Bale, who will miss Sunday's clash with Real Vallodolid due to injury.
Hugo Vallejo joined Real Madrid from Malaga earlier this week and has been sent straight out on loan to Deportivo La Coruna.
Perth Glory had a penalty awarded and then ruled out by VAR as they played out a 0-0 draw with second-placed Melbourne City on Saturday.
Highly coveted Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Dani Olmo has been linked with a host of clubs, but RB Leipzig have won the race for his signature.
Michy Batshuayi will start Chelsea's trip to Hull City on Saturday and boss Frank Lampard is eager for the striker to show more consistency.
Xherdan Shaqiri has been plagued by injuries this season and Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp shares the midfielder's frustrations.
Borussia Dortmund's investment in Erling Haaland is paying off already after he made it five goals in two substitute appearances.
Unwanted at Juventus, Emre Can is a target for three of Europe's biggest clubs.
Liverpool lead the Premier League by 16 points and the Opta data from a 2-0 win over Manchester United underlines their dominance.
Arsenal deserve huge credit for battling to a draw at Chelsea, who are no longer improving under Frank Lampard.
Liverpool lost Sadio Mane in the first half of their game at Wolves, the forward pulling up after making a run.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insisted longevity is the key to greatness ahead of Manchester United's trip to Liverpool.
Quique Setien's influence was clear to see, but Barcelona could not break down Granada until Lionel Messi finally scored.
Paris Saint-Germain beat Lorient 1-0 to reach the last 16 of the Coupe de France - but they were far from their best.
A typically inspirational two-goal turn from Cristiano Ronaldo saw Juventus open up a four-point gap to Inter at the top of Serie A.
Barcelona have confirmed Neto suffered an ankle injury in the second half against Ibiza.
Quique Setien has chosen to rest three key players when Barcelona take on Ibiza in the Copa del Rey.
Manchester City have been boosted by the return of Aymeric Laporte from almost five months out with a knee injury.