Premier League champions Manchester City have rejected reports linking them with an audacious bid for Lionel Messi.
Kylian Mbappe, Antoine Griezmann and Luka Modric are among the Ballon d'Or favourites, but Benjamin Pavard is backing Raphael Varane.
Romelu Lukaku has heaped praise on Juventus and suggested that Serie A is a league that he would like to test himself in.
Former team-mates of Thierry Henry have thrown their support behind him following his appointment as Monaco's head coach.
After a delay of almost two hours, LAFC returned to beat Houston Dynamo thanks to Carlos Vela's double.
Paris Saint-Germain moved eight points clear at the top of Ligue 1 as Kylian Mbappe scored four goals in a 5-0 victory over Lyon.
Sergio Ramos singled out Harry Kane ahead of Monday's blockbuster Nations League clash in Seville.
Pep Guardiola still has question marks over whether Manchester City are ready to win the Champions League.
Edin Dzeko is settled in Rome as time runs out for him to return to the Premier League after a transfer to Chelsea fell through in January.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo continue to astound on the pitch despite entering their thirties, and Pep Guardiola has paid tribute.
Jordi Alba has yet to be called up to the Spain squad by Luis Enrique, much to the surprise of Sergio Ramos.