#EuropeanFootball

.London, UK
Another action-packed matchweek ended with Chelsea beating Tottenham Hotspur 3-0. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@premierleague)

  • Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United are all on 13 points from 5 games 
  • Brighton and Hove Albion are fourth on the table with 12 points
  • Arsenal beat Burnley 1-0 at home for back-to-back wins this season

.Barcelona, Spain
In a recent interview, FC Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman said “Thanks to me, this club has a future.". (Photo Credit: Twitter/@FCBarcelona)

  • Barcelona start their UCL campaign at home against Bayern Munich
  • The last time these two met, Barca suffered their biggest UCL defeat, 8-2 in August 2020
  • Barca wiil look to in-form Memphis Depay to inspire a win

.Paris, France
Born in Senegal, Jean-Pierre Adams made over 140 appearances for Nice and PSG, along with 22 for France. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ogcnice)

  • Jean-Pierre Adams fell into a coma in 1982
  • He was administered a near-fatal anaesthetic dose, causing brain damage, during a knee surgery
  • Adams was left in charge of a trainee, who later admitted he was “not up to the task"

.Manchester, UK
Cristiano Ronaldo scored 118 goals in 292 games in his first spell with Manchester United from 2003 to 2009. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ManUtd)

  • Cristiano Ronaldo has signed a 2-year contract with the option to extend for a year
  • "Manchester United is a club that has always had a special place in my heart," Ronaldo said
  • "You run out of words to describe Cristiano," manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said

.Liverpool, UK
Virgil van Dijk. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@premierleague)

  • Liverpool and Chelsea have both scored 5 goals without reply in 2 games so far
  • Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 3-0 on the opening weekend before brushing aside Arsenal 2-0
  • Liverpool have also lost only twice in their last 13 encounters against Chelsea, a 1-0 defeat in March

.Manchester, UK
The news of Cristiano Ronaldo's transfer back to Manchester United sent the football world into frenzy. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@EURO2020)

  • Rio Ferdinand and Patrice Evra hint at playing a role in making the transfer happen
  • Bruno Fernandes might have been involved as well, the Portuguese player hinted
  • Media reports suggest Sir Alex Ferguson had a chat with Ronaldo before the deal was finalised

.London, UK
Arsenal captain Pierre Emerick Aubameyang scored a hattrick against West Brom in the EFL Cup on Wednesday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Arsenal)

  • Arsenal won 6-0 at West Brom in the EFL Cup on Wednesday
  • Man City won 5-0 at home against Norwich City last week
  • Arsenal come into this game with 0 points and goals in the Premier League so far

.Madrid, Spain
PSG French superstar Kylian Mbappe is one of the best footballers in the world. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • PSG have not accepted the bid yet, but are at risk of losing Mbappe for free next summer
  • Kylian Mbappe has reportedly turned down at least 3 contract renewal offers from PSG
  • Mbappe's current contract expires in June 2022 

.London, UK
Atletico Madrid and Spain's Saul Niguez is regarded as one of the best midfielders in the world. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@saulniguez)

  • Chelsea have made an offer to sign Saul Niguez on loan with an option to buy
  • Manchester United are also said to be interested, although they have not yet made an official bid
  • Chelsea are also working on a deal to sign Sevilla's French centre-back Joules Kounde

.London, UK
Romelu Lukaku (L) marked his second debut with Chelsea with a goal agaisnt Arsenal. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ChelseaFC)

  • Goals from Romelu Lukaku and Reece James helped Chelsea beat Arsenal 2-0 
  • Arsenal lost their first 2 league games without scoring for the first time in history
  • Chelsea are on top of the Premier League table with 6 points from 2 games