Pep Guardiola believes Sergio Aguero will always retain his predatory instincts in front of goal as Manchester City hope the return of the club's record scorer will end a Premier League goal drought.
Debate over the greatest player of all time will always rage, but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer named Diego Maradona as his number one.
Beijing Guoan and Ulsan Hyundai Motors continued their relentless march in the Asian Champions League at the expense of Australian sides who suffered another day of misery on Friday.
Rennes star Eduardo Camavinga is one of Jose Mourinho's main targets for Tottenham. If they signed him, it would be one of the biggest signings of the January transfer window.
The difference between Diego Maradona's difficult spell at Barcelona and Lionel Messi's triumphant reign at the club is largely down to luck, said the man who helped bring both Argentines to the Camp Nou.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic could give Sweden extra fire-power for their World Cup qualifying campaign, as the December draw moves nearer.
AC Milan have been working on the signing of Ozan Kabak, a 20 year-old central defender for Schalke. Inter and Liverpool seemed to be in the race, but 'TuttoSport' says that the 'Rossoneri' have been in constant contact with the player and his inner circle to persuade him.
Before the start of training on Friday, Barcelona held a minute's silence in memory of Diego Armando Maradona. Once the players went onto the pitch, you could only hear Koeman telling his players to form a circle. Messi kept on looking down at the ground.