Luis Enrique's Barcelona were held to a 1-1 draw by Atletico Madrid side at the Nou Camp, in a tie which saw them give up a 1-0 lead after losing Sergio Busquets and Lionel Messi to injury.
Tottenham Hotspur are looking for Fiorentina defender Stefan Savic and are planning to bring him to North London by offering unsettled defender Vlad Chiriches.
With the wealth at Manchester City’s disposal, it was widely expected that it would be another busy transfer window at the club. And, in reality it has been quite eventful.
After a season of intense scrutiny, sometimes unbearable pressure (for the players and manager at least), with the weight of expectancy at times threatening to bury the team, will they now push on and hit new heights, having met the targets set out for them? Howard Hockin previews Man City's upcoming season.