Liverpool slumped to a shock draw at home to Rubin Kazan in the Europa League. The away team had just 10 men for 55 minutes of the game, but Liverpool showed they still lack creativity in attack.
Hector Bellerin took a chance by leaving FC Barcelona, but his performance for Arsenal in the Champions League justified his career path.
It was not trademark Arsenal by any means, but Arsenal demonstrated they have another string to their bow vs. Bayern Munich.
Having made the surprise selection to drop Eden Hazard last weekend, Jose Mourinho needs to continue with the strategy against Dynamo Kyiv, despite injuries to the Chelsea starting XI.
The chance of Arsenal getting the win they need against Bayern Munich is a long shot, but the best chance the Gunners will have is to be aggressive rather than defensive in their approach.
Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid can afford a draw in their Champions League matchup, but each team wants to take control of Group A.
Manchester City have no excuses this season for Champions League failure.
The pressure is on Chelsea when they take on group-leader Dynamo Kyiv in Champions League group play.
Bayer Leverkusen must regain early season form to hold off a hard-charging AS Roma team in Champions League play.
Arsenal face a must-win against Bayern Munich in the Champions League, but the result will likely mimic the last two times the teams faced off at the Emirates.