Euro Roundup – the winners and losers across the continent
There may be no European action in the various club competitions this midweek, but there’s still plenty to look forward to: the French League Cup and a full Serie A programme in midweek will make for an excellent alternative to this week’s EFL Cup action, if you can pull yourself away from Europe’s finest exports. That is, Jurgen Klopp v Mauricio Pochettino and Pep Guardiola v Jose Mourinho.
There was a lot of action this weekend across the various European leagues, too, as Europe’s current finest did battle across the continent.
There was drama in Spain and Italy, as well as intrigue and upsets in France and Germany. So far, it’s been a season like no other, and every single European league has seen the script torn up so far: and there’ll be plenty more to come.
This week’s Euro Roundup is reminiscing about how good Philipp Lahm looks in traditional Oktoberfest garb and wondering why it ever left Munich. Much like Pep Guardiola…