Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants Victor Lindelof to partner Harry Maguire all season at the heart of his defence, casting a shadow over the long-term futures of England defenders Phil Jones and Chris Smalling at Old Trafford.
Alvaro Morata scored the only goal of the game as Atletico Madrid beat Getafe 1-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano in La Liga. Morata saw a penalty saved in the second half and both teams played more than half the match with 10 after Jorge Molina and Renan Lodi were sent off.
At least three people died and seven were injured in riots Saturday night between rival soccer fans ahead of a national championship game in Honduras, a hospital treating the victims said.
Champions Paris Saint-Germain slipped up in their second league game of the season losing 2-1 to Rennes on Sunday in a repeat of April's French Cup final with a 16-year-old playing a starring role.
Alvaro Morata was the scorer of first goal of the Atletico Madrid season. The Madrid striker headed a fantastic goal, which was assisted by Kieran Trippier.
Liverpool equalled their record winning streak while Teemu Pukki ended Norwich City's 26-year wait for a Premier League hat-trick.
Borussia Dortmund will host Borussia Monchengladbach in one of two all-Bundesliga ties in the DFB-Pokal second round.
A Martin Hinteregger strike after 36 seconds was enough to see Eintracht Frankfurt to a narrow 1-0 victory over TSG Hoffenheim on Sunday in their opening game of the new Bundesliga season.
Atletico Madrid have decided to withdraw the complaint regarding Antoine Griezmann, that they had put before La Liga, states Ramon Fuentes of 'Sport'.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard insisted his young squad will need time to develop after blowing a bright start to draw 1-1 at home to Leicester on Sunday.