Interesting results occurred in several midweek international friendlies, notably the matches between England against Italy along with Spain's battle with Argentina.
Three Lions were left with a slight bitter taste as they're potential home win over Gli Azzurri only turned into a draw following controversial VAR decision late in that game.
Manchester City's 4-3 defeat from Liverpool last weekend seems to trigger hope from Manchester United players, notably Juan Mata who remain confident that his side are still in for a shot at this season's Premier League title.
The drawing for World Cup 2018 in Russia was done late on Friday and there were some interesting match up for football fans during the group stages battle.
In group B, Spain set to test Portugal, for what on paper supposedly a game that will decide which won will be the group winner, though surprises could come from Iran or Morocco.
Italy Bounce Back, Wales Victorious in World Cup 2018 Qualifier
Italian national side got themselves back on winning ways in their World Cup qualifier as Giampiero Ventura's men edge pass Israel 1-0 on Tuesday.
Spain Comfortably Beating Italy to Secure Top Spot
Spain's mission to secure their table topping position in World Cup qualifier group was a success as Julen Lopetegui's men overcome the challenge of their main rival Italy 3-0 at Santiago Bernebau.
After world cup 2018 it seems like Spain might need to get themselves a new center back after Gerard Pique recently stated his wish of quitting international football after that massive football event.
Graziano Pelle's journey with Italian national team is under serious doubt following his recent incident with current Azzurri coach, Giampiero Ventura.
Pelle who was being subbed off during Italy's 1-1 draw against Spanish didn't look happy and venting it out by refusing to shake Ventura's hand.
Following the departure of Vicente Del Bosque after another somewhat disappointing international football exit for Spain in Euro 2016 second round, the nation's football federation (RFEF) have officially appointed Julen Lopetegui as new head coach.