Could the Russian Premier League soon overtake Serie A?

Chelsea and Manchester United targets Hulk and Witsel both signed for Zenit St Petersburg in midweek in a sensational double-deal. Connor Jipps asks if the money in the Russian Premier League will propel it past the glamour of Italy's Serie A, which saw Milan and Juventus both endure disappointing transfer windows, lacking the huge finances the Russian clubs have to offer.

Picking the Premier League Team of the Weekend

After two weeks off, I gladly report back to you with the team of the weekend as the Premier League returned with yet another series of epic games. As usual I've tried to represent as many players from various sides as possible so if your clubs striker or defender isn't in, please don't be offended and I'd love to hear why they should've been in the comments box below.