Now a five-time Ballon d'Or winner, Cristiano Ronaldo claims his destiny became clear in his first season at Old Trafford.
French winger Franck Ribery arrived in Italy on Wednesday to complete a medical ahead of signing a two-year contract with Serie A club Fiorentina.
After making a strong return to the Premier League, we take a look at how Chris Wilder's 3-5-2 system works at Sheffield United.
We round up the front and back pages across Europe, as Wednesday sees the transfer rumour mill crank into gear once again.
China named Elkeson in their squad for their opening World Cup qualifier with the Brazilian poised to be the first without Chinese ancestry to play for the country.
Palmeiras edged Gremio away from home to take control of their Copa Libertadores quarter-final.
In Tuesday's Championship action, Middlesbrough got their first win of the season and Sheffield Wednesday went back to the summit.
Napoli appear to have got their man after Hirving Lozano arrived in Italy on Tuesday amid reports of a €42million move from PSV.
As the sole survivor of a coaching shuffle among the leading challengers, Carlo Ancelotti could have the best chance to end Napoli's 30-year wait for the Serie A title.