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As Europe's major leagues return to action for the new season, BBC Sport take a closer look at what to watch out for.
Trevor Carson saves three penalties in a shootout to earn 10-man Motherwell a dramatic victory over Coleraine in the Europa League qualifier.
Tottenham come from behind to beat nine-man Lokomotiv Plovdiv in Europa League qualifying.
An early deflected strike from Matias Nicolas Garcia gives Floriana a 1-0 win over Linfield in the Europa League second qualifying round at Windsor Park.
Manager Andy Morrison says Connah's Quay Nomads "had to turn a blind eye" to players who turned up feeling unwell for their Europa League qualifying defeat by Dinamo Tbilisi.
Burnley will travel to Millwall in the Carabao Cup third round after beating Sheffield United in a penalty shoot-out at Turf Moor.
Aberdeen set up a Europa League tie with Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon by edging out FK Viking in their second qualifying round match in Stavanger.
Goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Hakan Calhanoglu give AC Milan a 2-0 win over League of Ireland side Shamrock Rovers in their Europa League qualifier.
Jacob Brown scores a late winner as Stoke City beat Wolves in the Carabao Cup to set up a third-round tie with Gillingham.
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is set to fly to England on Friday to complete his return to Tottenham Hotspur.
Premier League clubs have urged the UK government to stick to its proposal of allowing fans to return to stadiums from 1 October.
Alfredo Morelos scores twice as Rangers ease past Lincoln Red Imps in Gibraltar to set up a Europa League third qualifying tie with Willem II.
Liverpool agree a deal to sign Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich for at least £20m, plus £5m in add-ons.
Liam Loftus catches up with Aston Villa blogger Dan Morgan to discuss potential new signings at Villa Park - after Emiliano Martinez arrived and Jack Grealish signed a contract to stay.
Referee Sam Allison talks to BBC Sport about his experience as a black official after being promoted to the English Football League.
In this episode of BBC Sport's Wonderkids series, 16-year-old Manchester City and England player Darko Gyabi kicks off our three-part challenge with some fiery skills.
Meet Felicia Pennant - who made the journey from Vivienne Westwood intern to Season Zine editor - as she drops some advice for young people looking to get into journalism.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard says he was impressed with Chelsea debutants Timo Werner and Kai Havertz after they helped their side beat Brighton 3-1.
English teenager Jude Bellingham scores on his competitive debut for Borussia Dortmund in the German Cup.
Wolves manager Nuno Espirito Santo praises striker Raul Jimenez's talent and work-rate after his goal helped his side beat Sheffield United 2-0 at Bramall Lane.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finishes expertly to score his second goal of the game and put Arsenal 2-1 ahead against Chelsea in the FA Cup final at Wembley.