Inter Milan were held 1-1 at home to Bologna Sunday while Roma lost 3-1 at Torino despite Francesco Totti's 250th Serie A goal.
Neymar scored a late brace as Barcelona cruised to the top of the Spanish Liga on Saturday with an impressive 5-0 romp at 10-man Sporting Gijon.
Joshua Kimmich broke the deadlock in the 88th minute as Bayern Munich maintained their perfect start into the Bundesliga season with a hard-fought 1-0 at ailing SV Hamburg on Saturday.
Manchester United bounced back to form with a 4-1 thrashing of champions Leicester on Saturday to move up to third in the Premier League, for a few hours at least.
Spanish leaders Real Madrid were held 1-1 at home by defiant Villarreal on Wednesday as they failed to score a record 17th straight victory in La Liga.
European Champions League winners Real Madrid will face either Mexican Club America or an Asian team to start their campaign in the Club World Cup later this year.
Manchester City crushed Bournemouth 4-0 on Saturday to extend their lead at the top of the table to five points with a fifth win out of five.
Barcelona cruised to the top of the Spanish Liga on Saturday with an emphatic 5-1 romp at Leganes.
Argentina increased their lead in the football world rankings issued on Thursday by the ruling body FIFA while resurgent Brazil climbed five places into joint fourth.
Title holders Real Madrid fought back at the death for a 2-1 comeback victory against Sporting Lisbon at the start of the new Champions League campaign, while English champions Leicester City...
Aleksander Ceferin of Slovenia was elected the new president of European football governing body UEFA on Wednesday to succeed the banned Michel Platini.
Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick as rampant Barcelona thrashed Celtic 7-0 for their biggest ever Champions League win to kick off the 2016-17 campaign on Tuesday.
Cristiano Ronaldo is confident Real Madrid can become the first side to win back-to-back Champions Leagues, and calls for a good start on Wednesday against one of his former clubs Sporting Lisbon...
Manchester United became the first English club to post revenues of more than 500 million pounds after they published their financial results to the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.
Manchester City threw down an early marker in the Premier League title race by beating rivals Manchester United 2-1 on Saturday.