An intriguing battle lies in store between arguably the best attack and the toughest defense in European football when Monaco faces Juventus in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal on Wednesday.
Emre Can scored a sensational overhead bicycle kick as Liverpool galvanized their grip on third place in the Premier League by winning 1-0 at Watford on Monday.
Sevilla's chances of automatic Champions League qualification suffered a huge blow on Monday as Malaga edged a six-goal Andalusian derby 4-2.
Chelsea passed the toughest test of the title run-in to keep Tottenham at arm's length.
Paris Saint-Germain's dreams of defending its domestic treble are beginning to fade after the champions slumped to a 3-1 defeat at Nice in the French league on Sunday, finishing the match with only nine men.
Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Bayern Munich ensured a record fifth straight Bundesliga title with a 6-0 rout of Wolfsburg on Saturday.
Patrik Schick scored another goal as his Sampdoria side drew 1-1 at Torino on Saturday in Serie A.
No escapes this year, Sunderland is leaving the Premier League.
Barcelona and Real Madrid maintained their neck-and-neck title race in the Spanish league on Saturday, when both teams won to stay level on points at the top.
Serie A leader Juventus was held by host Atalanta to 2-2 on Friday.