Frustration got the better of Lionel Messi as he saw red in the Spanish Super Cup final, while Inter dealt a major blow to Juventus's Serie A title hopes but Paris Saint-Germain are back on top in France.
Leo Messi received a direct red card for hitting Asier Villalibre and is facing a ban for various matches. The club is now preparing the documents to appeal with the aim of reducing the number of games he misses.
Kieran Trippier will be unavailable until February 28 after FIFA ruled he must serve a suspension handed down by the English FA.
Antonio Blanco, nicknamed by many as the 'new Casemiro', could make his first team debut on Wednesday in the Copa del Rey. Zinedine Zidane avoided his exit in the past summer market and now is weighing up playing him against Alcoyano.
Andrea Pirlo, Juventus manager, spoke after the side's defeat to Juventus and acknowledged the lack of attitude that he saw in his players. The manager was very critical of their way of playing.
Phil Neville has left his role as England women's manager, the Football Association said on Monday, with the former Manchester United player set to take over at David Beckham's Major League Soccer side Inter Miami.
Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool have a fight on their hands just to qualify for the Champions League this season before he can even think about a title defence.
Segunda División B (Spanish third tier) team CDA Navalcarnero won 3-1 against La Liga side SD Eibar in the Round of 32 of the 20/21 Copa del Rey.
According to 'La Gazzeta dello Sport', Milan are reportedly interested in signing Samuel Umtiti and Junior Firpo, Barcelona players and both with a secondary role under Ronald Koeman.