In Man City's first game at home since securing the Premier League title, Pep Guardiola's squad delivered a scintillating performance. It was yet another dominant display as the Champions dispatched Swansea with ease, beating the visitors 5-0 and getting closer to breaking more records.
In what appeared to be Andres Iniesta's curtain call and possibly his last ever final with the club, Barcelona won Spain's Copa del Rey against Sevilla on Saturday thus lifting the trophy for the 30th time in its history.
Man City is rewriting the Premier League record books. Barcelona is on the verge of Spain's first 'Invincible' season. Yet the cloud of Champions League failure hangs over both with less of an emphasis than ever put on domestic silverware.
What sets Jurgen Klopp apart from his peers, and what are the methods that go into his madness? The author of Klopp's new biography sheds light on the Liverpool manager's rise and how he's rejuvenated the club.
The USMNT has abruptly become a young side in transition, but the core of rising stars that should lead the program forward is starting to form and lay the foundation to build on for the next World Cup cycle.
Lizandro Claros Saravia was just keeping ICE apprised of his college soccer scholarship. Days later, he and his brother were deported to El Salvador and have continued picking up the pieces of their lives in Nicaragua.
Until its unlikely run, scrappy Chapecoense was an afterthought in Brazilian soccer. But what should have been its magical moment turned into a national tragedy, and now the survivors are struggling to carry on.
MLS will kick off its 23rd season on March 3, and while legends like Kaká and Andrea Pirlo are no longer in the league and some young stars like Jack Harrison and Cyle Larin have left for Europe, a new class of talent has entered the league. Here are some of the biggest stars set for their league debuts in 2018.