Last year's beaten finalists Bayern Munich begin the new Champions League campaign with a home tie against Valencia.
Looking to rid themselves of heartbreak on home soil against Chelsea in May, the Germans are also grouped with Lille and BATE Borisov.
Barcelona take on Spartak Moscow at the Nou Camp in their opening UEFA Champions League fixture on Wednesday, bidding to win back the title they lost last season.
Tito Vilanova's men have won all four of their La Liga games so far, as they look to regain the Spanish crown from rivals Real Madrid.
Mexican youngster Javier Hernandez says he is focused on achieving success for Manchester United in this season's UEFA Champions League.
The striker faces fierce competition for a place in United's starting line-up, even with Wayne Rooney injured, given the immediate impact made by new signing Robin van Persie.
Juventus' success in signing Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid this summer didn't just increase their marketing value, but also pedigree in the eyes of many football enthusiasts and also sports bookies.
It’s coming home? Well, it might well come home but do not expect the bookmaking industry to celebrate too much! Punters have been backing England to win the Russian World Cup since February 2015 and the payout expected if the Three Lions will land glory is expected to be huge.
Fulham are set to make last season's loan signing Aleksandar Mitrovic a permanent feature at the club, according to reports.
The striker helped the Cottagers return to the Premier league last season, scoring 12 goals in the Championship after joining in January.
The World Cup 2018 is reaching its critical stage with the final group game being played and one of the potentially most exciting encounter are Colombia's battle against Senegal.
Battling for that spot in the last 16 will certainly make the encounter an exciting one, not only for football lovers but also for those who are keen on placing their money in this tournament.
We're coming up on the four-year anniversary of Mario Götze finding the back of the net in extra time of the 2014 World Cup Final against Argentina, giving Die Mannschaft it's first World Cup title in almost two-and-a-half decade.
The major international football tournament, World Cup 2018 is only days away and many fans have already gear themselves up for what would be a month of exciting games with top players battling hard for their country's honor.