Axel Witsel has been a regular for Borussia Dortmund this season but will miss at least four matches after undergoing facial surgery.
Borussia Dortmund beat Bayern Munich 2-0 in Saturday's DFL-Supercup, leaving Axel Witsel to applaud Jadon Sancho's deadly display.
After Borussia Dortmund's title tilt fell apart in the second half of last season, Axel Witsel is not about to accept a repeat.
Atletico Madrid's €126million man Joao Felix is the latest Benfica gem to keep the money rolling in for the Portuguese champions.
Manuel Neuer, Thomas Muller and Mats Hummels are among the Bayern Munich stars to miss out on selection for our Der Klassiker combined XI.
Borussia Dortmund responded to Bayern Munich's victory over Hoffenheim on Friday by beating RB Leipzig on Saturday.
Mousa Dembele is heading to the Chinese Super League - but how have previous stars fared in China?
Borussia Dortmund lead the way in the Bundesliga after 17 matches, but Axel Witsel warns his team-mates they have not won anything yet.
Having shone in Borussia Dortmund's charge to the top of the Bundesliga table, Axel Witsel described joining BVB as his best decision.
Star attacker Eden Hazard's leadership was praised by Belgium coach Roberto Martinez.