Two weeks in and already fans and foes alike are talking about the end of Jose Mourniho’s Manchester United reign.
Man City and Liverpool go from strength to strength, but West Ham and Arsenal – both under new managers - are in early trouble. Watford and Everton look strong, Victor Waters labelling 50 million pound striker Richarlison a “steal”.
In the European leagues, Messi gets the new Ronaldo-free La Liga away with yet another genius freekick, while his arch rival fails to find the net for Juve in Serie A.
In the MLS, Kiwi Stefan Marinovic pulls off what our pundit Simon Plumb describes as a Grodon Banks-esque save.
All this, and so much more, in this week’s TVNZ Football Club – also available on the 1 News Facebook page and as a podcast - search "TVNZ Football Club" in all the usual places.