Being troubled with injuries in recent months, some might say Cristiano Ronaldo should not be pushed hard by Real Madrid in this early part of season, but apparently that's not what head coach, Carlo Ancelotti thinks.
Liverpool still having some problems to produce their best performance in this early part of season as Brendan Rodgers' men found themselves suffering from another defeat this past weekend against West Ham United.
Bayern Munich failed to keep their winning run this weekend in Bundesliga as Pep Guardiola's men were held into a disappointing goalless draw by Hamburg this weekend and Bayern defender, Philipp Lahm admitted that his team were just not good enough in that match.
Being widely considered as one of Manchester City's key players in recent successful seasons, Yaya Toure's current performance has been receiving criticism by many, especially during City's 1-0 defeat over Bayern Munich.
The verdict on Bastia's attacker, Brandao regarding his disgraceful act towards Paris Saint Germain midfielder, Thiago Motta has finally arrived and just what many predicted, the former Marseille men is given a lengthy ban.
Real Madrid might not have the best of start in this early part of season after suffering two consecutive league defeats, but their midweek Champions League success brought that confidence back into Carlo Ancelotti's men ahead of their weekend La Liga fixture against Deportivo La Coruna.
The potential return of Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United has been one of those frequent media speculation menu recently, especially this summer after reports of him not being all happy with how things are going at Real Madrid.
The departure of Robert Lewandowski this summer made some people believes that Borussia Dortmund will have an issue up front for the new season, but apparently that's not a problem for Jurgen Klopp's side.
Having just suffered a disappointing 1-0 defeat from Bayern Munich in the Champions League, another difficult encounter is set to be face by Manchester City as they will be battling against Chelsea this weekend.
Already winning several important titles, notably during his time at Real Madrid and is being considered as one of the best winger in the world doesn't seem to end Angel Di Maria's will to improve himself.
After selling some of their important players in the last days of summer transfer, Real Madrid apparently is taking a different approach with some of their young talents, notably French defender, Raphael Varane, as he was given a new deal to stay at Santiago Bernebau.
Bayern Munich players were in a celebrating mood this midweek after their Champions League win over Manchester City, but not everyone from the Bavarian were feeling ecstatic as Franck Ribery is rather gloomy.
Manchester City are preparing themselves to play a difficult battle against Bayern Munich in their opening fixture of UEFA Champions League group stage this Wednesday in Munich.
The Premier League side are keen on improving their previous performance in Europe, where they went out in the knock out stages from Barcelona after finishing second in their group behind Bayern.