Tottenham Hotspur thump Borussia Dortmund at Wembley Stadium to give them the clear edge following the first leg of their last 16 Champions League tie, while defending champions Real Madrid overcame a spirited Ajax, with little help from VAR.
Santiago Solari marks his 100th day in charge of Real Madrid with a 1-1 draw at Barcelona in the Copa del Rey, 101 days after his predecessor's reign ended with a 5-1 thrashing to the Catalans.
Real Madrid lift the FIFA trophy for a record fourth time after thrashing local side in Abu Dhabi with the help of impressive distance strikes in either half from midfielders Luka Modric and Marcos Llorente.
Speaking after Madrid's 3-0 loss at Eibar in the Spanish league on Saturday, Sergio Ramos says a report in a German magazine claiming he broke anti-doping rules is an attempt to sabotage his career.
Salah was forced off in tears during the first half of the 3-1 loss to Madrid in Kiev on Saturday, sparking fears he wouldn't make it to next month's World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo was criticised for indicating he is unhappy at Real Madrid and may have played his last game for the Spanish football club as the team was still celebrating its Champions League final victory against Liverpool.
Holders Real Madrid came from a goal down to snatch a precious 2-1 victory at wasteful Bayern Munich and carry a considerable advantage into their Champions League semi-final second leg in Spain.
Cristiano Ronaldo converted an injury-time penalty to keep Juventus from pulling off another stunning comeback in the quarterfinals as Madrid advanced despite a 3-1 home loss.
Zinedine Zidane took the corresponding manager of the year award, with the Spanish giants providing five players in the FIFA team of the year
Real Madrid's faltering start to the Spanish league season continued on Wednesday with a shock 1-0 defeat at home to Real Betis.
Porto was yet to concede this season, but Talisca, Cenk Tosun, and Ryan Babel all scored for Besiktas at Estadio do Dragao for a resounding win.
The legends will face-off for the title of World's Best Player again after FIFA released its shortlist on Thursday.
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