The soccer divide in Manchester is becoming clearer a month into the season.
Struggling giants Marseille failed to get a shot on target in a tense 0-0 draw with Lyon, whose team bus was stoned ahead of the bitter Ligue 1 clash on Sunday.
Struggling to compete with the English Premier League and the Spanish Liga, Italian football federation president Carlo Tavecchio wants to reduce Serie A from 20 to 18 clubs.
Carlo Ancelotti was happy for illness-hit Bayern Munich to win ugly in Saturday's 3-1 comeback victory against Ingolstadt as the Bundesliga giants finally conceded a goal this season.
Khiry Shelton finished Jack Harrison's diagonal cross with a header in the 78th minute and New York City FC rescued a draw against MLS-leading FC Dallas 2-2 on Saturday, but missed the chance to go provisionally atop the Eastern Conference.
London has made Liverpool feel right at home. In three trips to the capital in the first five rounds of the English Premier League, Liverpool is still unbeaten after comfortably accounting for Chelsea 2-1 on Friday.
AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca came off the bench to win the "Battle of the Colombians" with a late strike in a 1-0 win at Sampdoria on Friday.
Bobby Boswell scored in stoppage time to give D.C. United a 2-2 draw with the Chicago Fire on Friday night.
The Premier League season is only four games old, but ahead of Saturday's home game with Bournemouth, Pep Guardiola's Manchester City already appear the team to beat.
Coach Diego Simeone's contract with Atletico Madrid has been reduced by two years.