Samuel Eto'o revelled in his role as a striker in the 4-0 win over Werder Bremen and then took a swipe at former boss Jose Mourinho for playing him as a "defender".
Barcelona were left stunned as Nelson Haedo Valdez struck twice to give promoted side Hercules a famous 2-0 win at the Nou Camp.
Inter Milan president Massimo Moratti has rejected claims that he has begun transfer negotiations with Real Madrid to sign Brazilian playmaker Kaka but added: "It's a wonderful idea."
Robinho has said his managers at Manchester City failed to understand him and admits he found the city "an awful place to live".
Werder Bremen midfielder Aaron Hunt believes Mesut Ozil has done nothing wrong by joining Spanish giants Real Madrid.
Robinho believes AC Milan and Barcelona are now the two strongest sides in Europe after the Rossoneri's summer spending.
New Tottenham signing Rafael van der Vaart has revealed that only Atletico Madrid made an offer for him - with Bayern Munich failing to table a "concrete" bid.
Sami Khedira admits he was left wondering what he let himself in for at Real Madrid after the team drew 0-0 at Real Mallorca in their first league game of the season.
Jose Mourinho insists he is the right man to win silverware with Real Madrid but has warned the clubs fans to be patient as he is "not Harry Potter".
The Premier League have given Tottenham Hotspur permission to sign Rafael van der Vaart from Real Madrid for €11 million.
Reports in Spain claim that Tottenham Hotspur have beaten the transfer deadline to sign Real Madrid midfielder Rafael van der Vaart in a late transfer.
Former Spain and Liverpool striker Fernando Morientes has announced his retirement from football in order to spend more time with his family.
Bolton have completed a season-long loan deal for Benfica striker Rodrigo Moreno.
Jose Mourinho bemoaned Real Madrid's poor finishing after his first league match in Spain ended in a disappointing 0-0 draw away to Real Mallorca.
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo will be sidelined for around three weeks due to an ankle injury picked up in his side's 0-0 draw with Real Mallorca on Sunday.
David Villa marked his league debut for Barcelona with a goal as Pep Guardiola's side began the defence of their Primera Division title with a comfortable 3-0 win at Racing Santander.