Mbappe, Griezmann get custom FIFA 18 gifts
Players not only received a personalized box with their copy of the game but also their own PlayStation 4 -- in case they didn't have one already.
Brighton beat Newcastle
A solitary goal from striker Tomer Hemed was enough to give Brighton and Hove Albion a 1-0 home win over Newcastle, the club that pipped them to the Championship title last season.
Saturday wrap: Man City cruise again.
Craig Burley recaps the Premier League results, which were headlined by another commanding Manchester City win.
Rooney sub tactical, not injury - Koeman
Wayne Rooney's substitution in Everton's win was a tactical decision, Everton boss Ronald Koeman said, and not because of the elbow to his eye.
Prem: City, United stay on top with victories
Manchester City and Manchester United both picked up their fifth Premier League wins of the season to stay top of the table, with Pep Guardiola's men only ahead of their rivals on goal difference.
Transfer Talk: Ozil wants to swap Arsenal for Man United
Mesut Ozil is fed up with life at the Emirates and is ready to swap Arsenal for Man United, while Everton are ready to return for Olivier Giroud.
Transfer Rater: Alexis Sanchez to PSG
Dries Mertens to Manchester United and Alexis Sanchez to PSG are two of today's transfer rumours, courtesy of Football Whispers.
Hislop: Auba to blame for failed PSG move.
Shaka Hislop says Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's failed summer move to PSG is on him, not the club's sporting director.
United triumph in superb Sheffield derby
Two goals from striker Leon Clarke helped Sheffield United to a thrilling 4-2 win at local rivals Sheffield Wednesday in the first Steel City derby for five-and-a-half years.
Diego who? Morata treble in Blues rout
Alvaro Morata scored a hat trick at Stoke in the week Chelsea said farewell to Diego Costa, proving he is the man for Antonio Conte.
Morata earns 10/10 for bagging a hat trick
Alvaro Morata was sensational as Chelsea thrashed Stoke -- and Antonio Conte also deserves praise for his man management at the bet365.
Conte proud of Chelsea's composure.
Despite a convincing 4-0 win over Stoke, Antonio Conte was most pleased that his side never became complacent.
Mourinho: Man United needed to kill the game off.
Jose Mourinho explains Man United's win with a list of the things they could have done better to see it out vs. Southampton.
Lukaku scores in narrow win; Mou sees red
Manchester United held off Southampton 1-0 thanks to another Romelu Lukaku goal but Paul Pogba's absence in midfield was apparent, writes Nick Ames.
Jones a colossus for Man United
Phil Jones was a rock at the heart of the Manchester United defence as Jose Mourinho's men eked out a nervy 1-0 win at Southampton.
Klopp: Liverpool fought for a result.
Jurgen Klopp acknowledge's Liverpool's responsibility to earn their wins given their talent, and not just entertain.
Liverpool win a five-goal thriller at Leicester
There's rarely a dull moment when it comes to watching Liverpool. They dominated early at Leicester, thanks to Philippe Coutinho's class, but ultimately were indebted to Simon Mignolet's heroics.
Mignolet heroics in Liverpool's win
Philippe Coutinho provided the platform for Liverpool at Leicester and Simon Mignolet's penalty heroics ensured they won for the first time in five.
Guardiola: Sane didn't deserve to play before.
Pep Guardiola says Leroy Sane didn't deserve to play at the start of the season, but has since improved the "simple things."
Leroy Sane stars as City thrash Palace
Leroy Sane was among the stars as the Manchester City juggernaut continued with a 5-0 thrashing of poor Crystal Palace.
- Mignolet penalty hero in Liverpool victory
- Lukaku sees Man United past Southampton
- Morata hat trick as Chelsea thrash Stoke
- Aguero closes on record in Man City win
Pochettino: I'm in love with Harry Kane.
Mauricio Pochettino professes his love for Harry Kane as a goalscorer, after another standout showing for Spurs.
Spurs hold off West Ham after Kane double
Harry Kane's first goals away at West Ham proved pivotal as 10-man Tottenham survived Serge Aurier's sending off and a spirited West Ham fightback.
9/10 for Kane, Eriksen in London derby win
Spurs raced out to a 3-0 lead thanks to goals from Harry Kane (x2) and Christian Eriksen but needed to hold onto dear life for a 3-2 win at West Ham.
La Liga: Real escape; Barcelona still perfect
Real Madrid returned to winning ways against Alaves while Barcelona are now six wins from six tries to open their La Liga campaign.
Costa return suits Simeone, Atletico
"Diego Simeone wanted Diego Costa. He has done since the day he left." Sid Lowe looks at the return of a striker who "knows" Atletico.
Diego Costa: Atletico is my home.
Diego Costa speaks of his eagerness to return to Atletico, but remains grateful to Chelsea.
Girona stopped Messi but didn't stop Barca
With Messi scoring nine goals in his first five league games, Girona put Pablo Maffeo on the No. 10. It almost worked and Barca have to learn from it.
Off-form Barca good enough vs. Girona
Despite being far from their best and an unusually quiet performance from Lionel Messi, Barca cruised to a 3-0 win over new Catalonia rivals Girona.
Barca cruise past Girona to stay perfect.
Barcelona maintained their perfect to start the season with the help of two own goals to down Girona 3-0.
Real Madrid bounce back over Alaves.
Real Madrid have had a rocky start to their La Liga campaign, Dani Ceballos' brace ensured they're back to winning ways.
Ceballos seizes chance, teases at bright future
Dani Ceballos took advantage of his first Real Madrid start by scoring two goals, but he has yet to scratch the surface on his potential.
Super day for Ceballos after double strike
Real Madrid had Dani Ceballos to think after getting back to winning ways in La Liga, the youngster scoring twice on his first league start.
Wenger's error in overlooking Evans
Arsenal's failure to push harder for Jonny Evans in the summer of 2016 highlights one of Arsene Wenger's big shortcomings as a manager.
Positives outweigh negatives on Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez brings volatility and frequent outbursts to the pitch, but his contributions remain crucial for Arsenal.
WATCH: Paul Mariner's best Arsenal XI.
As debate swirls around Arsene Wenger's team selections, Paul Mariner gives us his preferred Arsenal starting XI.
Access All Areas: Everton.
ESPN spent a day behind the scenes at Everton, to find out why they are the "People's Club."
Access All Areas: Everton look forward
Everton are one of England's biggest clubs but have been short of recent success. ESPN went behind the scenes to see how they plan to change that.
Tootle's 'slug' goal celebration
Matt Tootle scored County's second goal of the afternoon, which afforded the full-back the opportunity to air his rather "unique" goal celebration.
Schwarzenegger visits Camp Nou
In a very literal sense, celebrity visitors really don't get much bigger than the VIP Barcelona welcomed to the Camp Nou on Saturday morning.
Bayern Munich enjoy Oktoberfest
Bayern decided to drown their sorrows after a draw against Wolfsburg with an Oktoberfest celebration the following day.
Cox: The Premier League's differing No. 10s
No two No. 10s are alike in England's top flight. Here are five players, who fill a variety of roles in that position.
Emery: PSG must learn to play without Neymar.
Unai Emery says PSG must learn to cope without Neymar after a lacklustre performance saw them draw at Montpellier.
Ligue 1: Montpellier hold Neymar-less PSG
Paris Saint-Germain were held to a goalless draw at Montpellier without the absent Neymar and their perfect start to the season was ended.
Verratti: PSG draw not due to Neymar rest
PSG CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi and midfielder Marco Verratti both insisted that Neymar's absence was not the reason for their 0-0 draw with Montpellier.
Auba earns perfect 10 with hat trick
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bagged a hat trick, Maximilian Philipp scored a brace and Dortmund stayed perfect in a 6-1 rout of Borussia Monchengladbach.
Bund: Dortmund widen lead over Bayern
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a hat trick as Borussia Dortmund routed Borussia Monchengladbach 6-1 to remain atop the Bundesliga on Saturday.
Will Ancelotti survive the season at Bayern?
Craig Burley explains why Carlo Ancelotti's days at Bayern are numbered while Shaka Hislop lambastes Sven Ulreich's howler.
Milan at their worst in Sampdoria defeat
AC Milan looked lacklustre, off the pace and short on commitment in their 2-0 defeat to Sampdoria -- it was their worst performance of the season.
Pjanic runs the show vs. Torino
With the pace of Juan Cuadrado, movement of Dybala, quality of Miralem Pjanic and the sacrifice of Mario Mandzukic, Juventus have it all.
Allegri: Higuain will return to form.
Massimiliano Allegri defended Gonzalo Higuain despite his recent poor form in front of goal.
Burley: I don't care who wins best player.
Craig Burley sounds off on the absurdity of individual awards after the shortlist for Best FIFA Men's Player was revealed.
Mandzukic, Giroud nominated for Puskas
Mario Mandzukic's overhead strike for Juventus in the Champions League final is among the 10 nominees to be awarded FIFA's Puskas Award as best goal.
Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar up for FIFA award
Cristiano Ronaldo could be named Best FIFA Men's Player for the second year running after being shortlisted alongside Lionel Messi and Neymar.
Celtic beat Rangers in Old Firm derby
Brendan Rodgers' Celtic once again underlined their Old Firm superiority as they claimed a 2-0 Premiership win over Rangers at Ibrox.
The tenuous toehold of women's football in England
Mark Sampson's dismissal as manager of England's national team casts a harsh light on the state of women's soccer across the pond, where recent progress could easily stagnate, writes espnW's Graham Hays.
Can City beat Chelsea to the WSL title?
With Chelsea Ladies beating Manchester City ladies to the 2016/17 Women's Super League, will they repeat the feat for the 2017/18 campaign?
EXCLUSIVE: Sadio Mane speaks to ESPN
Mane spoke about his recent red card against Manchester City, the Reds' start to the season and Philippe Coutinho's stay at Anfield.
Mane 'would love' to apologise to Ederson
Sadio Mane has told ESPN FC that he wants to call Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson to discuss the incident which led to him being sent off.
Mane: Liverpool want league's best attack.
Liverpool's Sadio Mane insists the side are working to have the most threatening attacking force in the Premier League.
Should England scrap the League Cup?
Paul Mariner proposes that Premier League teams should be given the option to play in the Carabao Cup.
Who cares about the League Cup?
What is the point of the League Cup? Whatever it's called these days the competition has become irrelevant and sweeping reforms are needed to save it.
Assessing the Carabao Cup fourth-round draw.
The draw for the next round of the Carabao Cup has already taken place, which the FC panel dissect for solid match-ups.
Football Mascots: What are they really saying?
The Exploding Heads delve into the often overlooked aspect of football, the mascots and their emotions.
Cristiano Ronaldo isn't just one of the greatest on the pitch; he's the G.O.A.T. off it, too. Take a trip inside the mad world of CR7's brands.
The transfer window is over, but here are the biggest completed deals you may have missed from around Europe.
New stars replace old in the Premier League. Gabriel Jesus, Paul Pogba and Alexandre Lacazette have been bought at great expense over the past year and are capable of big things.
The new Premier League season is here and, along with several new faces including Alvaro Morata and Alexandre Lacazette, come a fresh batch of new kits.
ESPN FC's network of journalists and correspondents have sat down with some of the biggest stars in world football for exclusive interviews this summer.
In an exclusive interview with ESPN FC, Paul Pogba says Manchester United can win the Premier League this season -- and have no reason to fear anyone.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic tells ESPN FC why he is staying at Manchester United -- to win the Premier League.
Keep track of all the important upcoming fixtures in the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Results and scores from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Updated tables from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
There's no bigger game than Real Madrid vs. Barcelona. Over the years, some of the world's best have graced El Clasico, scoring some spectacular goals along the way.
MLS Rivalry Week is full of contentious clashes. Here are some of the best in unique video game format. Ready ... FIGHT!
Who wields the most influence in the world game, those men and women who have some combination of money, authority and power to shape the sport?
The boys over at Exploding Heads have a laugh at the latest kit launches as Wayne Rooney has the look of a man who will never play in the new shirt... how prophetic that was.
The summer transfer window (open from July 1 to 11 p.m. GMT on Aug. 31) is always a volatile and exciting time for clubs, players, agents and fans alike. Here's what happens.
In November 2016, Brazilian underdogs Chapecoense boarded a plane to play in the game of their lives. Instead, their biggest moment turned into a tragedy no one can forget.
We polled our top writers and analysts to rank the best players and managers in world football. Here are their selections. It's #FC100.
"Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" has us buzzing, and it got us thinking: Who are football's rogues and who would they play in the Star Wars universe?