It was another weekend of huge drama and surprise results across Europe, as some of the biggest clubs suffered defeats and slip-ups. Tottenham ended Manchester City’s 100% winning record in the Premier League and now needs to be considered a credible title challenger.
In Spain, Barcelona lost at Celta Vigo, while Real Madrid stumbled again, drawing a fourth match in a row to increase pressure on coach Zinedine Zidane.
The goal-scoring, red-carded Mario Balotelli was up to his old tricks at Nice, while RB Leipzig’s rise under Ralf Rangnick continues in the Bundesliga. In Italy, a youthful AC Milan may be on the rise after a dramatic first goal from a Milanese teenager.
Here is what caught our eye Around Europe this week: