It's been a busy first week for European football, with Mourinho winning the Nobel Prize for Medicine and David De Gea narrowly being spared the wrath of Ferguson's boot after United's most prolific scorer got them the winner.

Arsenal Season 2009-10: Player Ratings

What started in a really bright fashion,ended rather dismally - that was Arsenal's season. For most parts of the season, they came close to leading the table, yet finished ten points behind the champions at the end. TheHardTackle's Sounak Mukherjee gives an analysis of the Gunners' individual performances.

Arsenal 2-2 Barcelona : Ibrahimovic’s Brace Gives Catalans Upper Hand

Barcelona went on a rampage at the Emirates, completely dominating in the first sixty minutes of the match, and notching up two goals, courtesy of Zlatan Ibrahimovic. However, a blinding Walcott goal and a Fabregas penalty restored parity for the home side, paving the way for a more mouth-watering encounter at the Camp Nou next week.