So the Champions League games are out of the way and, once again, some English teams have been found wanting.
True, the Manchester clubs came out on top in their matches on Wednesday, but the performances of Chelsea and Arsenal the night before were disappointing.
It's early days in that competition. Right now Bayern Munich look the team to beat. But that could all look very different a few months from now.
I am watching the Group matches with interest and will offer tips for the next round of matches.
But, before that, let's see what the weekend . . .
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