Chelsea's ambition to immediately bounce back from their disappointing league defeat over Crystal Palace last weekend failed short this midweek as Antonio Conte's men only grabbed a point against AS Roma.
A pretty exciting day for English teams in the Champions League this past Tuesday as their representatives picked up positive results on their fixtures.
Tottenham Hotspur were able to steal a point on their travel against defending champions, Real Madrid, while Manchester City along with Liverpool were able to beat their opponents.
Being placed as seeded teams doesn't always bring advantages in drawing, that's pretty much what is currently experienced by Italian national team.
Gli Azzurri found themselves a tricky drawing for their World Cup 2018 playoffs after being drawn against a quite formidable foe in Sweden.
An exciting clash in the Champions League will happen this midweek as Manchester City set to face up against Italian side Napoli at Etihad Stadium.
It will certainly be a challenging battle, especially for the Italian side as their tactician, Maurizio Sarri believes that his team will be playing with currently the best side in European football.
Contrasting results arrived for two Premier League title favorites as defending champions, Chelsea suffered a shock defeat over bottom table side, Crystal Palace, while Manchester City hammering Stoke City.
Spending the whole summer putting on strong resistance towards Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, Arsenal apparently might eventually ended their resilience in keeping their star duo.
As it was revealed by the Gunners' boss themselves, Arsene Wenger, in a recent news conference, the London based club acknowledge that they might have to part ways with both Ozil and Sanchez this January.
Portugal and France successfully secured their passage into the final round of World Cup 2018 in Russia, following their victories in the group stages final round this midweek.
Playing a crucial match against their direct qualification rival, Switzerland, Seleccao das Quinas immediately try to take hold of proceedings by putting in an attacking display straight from kick off.
Still not showing signs of extending his current contract with Liverpool, Emre Can apparently hasn't set anything yet for his future as the midfielder remain open to every option.
Having his current deal with The Reds expiring this summer, Can revealed that for now he is only focus to give his all at Anfield, while his manager will be taking care of everything.
France national side is inching closer to secure a spot in upcoming 2018 World Cup following their hard fought 1-0 victory over home side, Bulgaria on Saturday.
The away side started off brightly as they went one goal up after just three minutes of play with an effort from Blaise Matuidi.