Chelsea forward André Schürrle scored in extra time to help send Germany through to the quarter finals in a dramatic 2-1 extra time win over brave Algeria.
Having signed a new two-year deal at Aston Villa, 19-year-old striker Callum Robinson looks set for a big future with both club and country.
Germany progressed to the last eight of the World Cup, and Arsenal's Mesut Ozil got himself on the scoresheet.
Paul Scholes has claimed Manchester United have not signed anyone near the quality of Toni Kroos, and yet Ander Herrera outdid him in part last season.
Southampton are close to agreeing a deal with FC Twente for Serbian midfielder Dusan Tadic who would replace Liverpool-bound Adam Lallana at St Mary's.
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Reports have linked Real Madrid with Luiz Gustavo, whose arrival could finally see long-term Arsenal target Sami Khedira leave Spain.
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Chelsea's Thorgan Hazard is reportedly a priority for one club while still being monitored by others.
Tottenham Hotspur could stand to miss out on the free signing of Esteban Cambiasso, as Atletico Madrid are just one of Spain
North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are fighting for the Premier League title this season.
Liverpool host West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on Saturday.
Who would have thought Danny Simpson could win the Premier League? Not Alan Pardew apparently, who replaced him with Mathieu Debuchy.
The former Whites boss has blamed the Italian owner for scuppering a deal for the winger who has already scored six times in League One this season.
Rangers boss Mark Warburton could be looking for temporary replacements at Ibrox.
The Austrian international is struggling to feature regularly for Spurs at the moment.
The Leeds United great had a slow start to life at Elland Road and the same may happen with their summer signing.
The Tottenham midfielder reacted with embarrassment to the club's nostalgic tweet.
No large-scale job cuts are planned, but there will be some 'pruning'.
West Ham United made a mistake letting James Tomkins leave in the summer but are they also regretting letting Bournemouth's Junior Stanislas go too?