Ronaldo helped Real to a historic defence of their Champions League title and the Spanish domestic title.
Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu to win the Spanish Super Cup 5-1 on aggregate.
Liverpool takes a step towards the Champions League group phase beating Hoffenheim 2-1 in Germany in the first leg qualifying playoff.
Twice in the second half, the match was halted as fans let off pyrotechnic devices.
There is freshness from new coaches, technology and kick-off times in the latest Bundesliga season.
Romelu Lukaku makes a dream start to his Manchester United career by scoring twice in a 4-0 win over West Ham United on Sunday.
Arsenal face Leicester in the first Friday night season-opener while Chelsea start their title defense against Burnley.
Chapecoense plane crash survivor Alan Ruschel made an emotional return to football on Monday, playing in a friendly game against Barcelona.
Neymar has said goodbye to his teammates and been given time off to sort out his transfer.
Neymar has joined Paris Saint-Germain on a five-year deal, the French club said Thursday, after he paid his 222-million-euro (US$263-million) release clause to leave Barcelona.