Brighton beat Manchester United 3-2 as Leon Balogun made his Premier League debut for the Seagulls at the Amex Stadium after replacing Lewis Dunk.
Sergio Aguero scored a superb hat-trick as Manchester City continued their strong start to their Premier League title defence by thrashing Huddersfield at Etihad Stadium.
Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona got their La Liga title defence off to a winning start with a deserved, hard-fought victory over Alaves.
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos says former Germany team-mate Mesut Ozil was talking "nonsense" in his retirement announcement last month.
France have been ranked the number one team in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking following their heroics at the 2018 World Cup
Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne could be out for up to two months after suffering a knee injury in training
Atletico Madrid beat Real Madrid in extra-time to win the UEEFA Super Cup as they began life under Julen Lopetegui and without Cristiano Ronaldo
Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah has been referred to the police by his club after he was apparently filmed using a mobile phone while driving.
Manchester City midfielder David Silva has retired from international football. The 32-year old won the World Cup and two European championships with Spain
Barcelona defeated Sevilla 2-1 to claim the Spanish Super Cup played in Tangier, Morocco as Lionel Messi claimed his 33rd trophy