The Hard Tackle takes a look at three players that could replace Lionel Messi at Barcelona, and take the club to similar heights.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has opted to bench Marcus Rashford for their FA Cup third round replay against Wolves.
Marcus Rashford dons the armband for Manchester United, while Phil Jones returns for the Carabao Cup semi-final first leg against Manchester City.
Arsenal will be looking for their first win under new manager Mikel Arteta when they host arch-rivals Manchester United at the Emirates on New Year's Day.
Brandon Williams and Andreas Pereira impressed as Manchester United ended the year on a positive note, with a 2-0 win over Burnley at Turf Moor.
Manchester United will be looking to close down the gap to the top four when they take on bottom dwellers Watford this weekend.
Manchester United will be aiming to make it four wins in four games across all competitions when they take on Everton at Old Trafford this weekend.
Marcus Rashford was denied a late winner as Oliver McBurnie struck a 90th minute equaliser to ensure a 3-3 draw for Sheffield United against Manchester United.
England will be looking to book their place in the UEFA Euro 2020 when they welcome Montenegro to Wembley in a Group A clash on Thursday.
Manchester United sealed a place in the knockout phases of the UEFA Europa League after they defeated Partizan Belgrade 3-0 at Old Trafford on Thursday night.