11 things we loved this weekend: Shaqiri, Klopp, Guardiola, Zlatan & more

Liverpool, Manchester City and two former Manchester United men caught our eye this weekend as club football continues to gather pace.

The Football League in England kicks off this week, and a number of divisions have already got underway across Europe.

We’ve taken a look at some of the best action on and off the pitch from around the world over the weekend.

Jurgen Klopp

At least someone is trying to cheer Jose up.

Xherdan Shaqiri

Not a bad way to make yourself popular with supporters of your new club.

Kevin-Prince Boateng

An overhead kick goalline clearance followed by a backheeled goal. Sure.

Andres Iniesta

Still got it.

Wayne Rooney

Rooney ended DC United’s 2-1 win over Colorado Rapids with a broken nose and five stitches, but he did manage to open his account for the MLS outfit as he became reacquainted with former Manchester United team-mate Tim Howard.


Summer football in Sunderland.

Arnar Már Guðjónsson

Maynor Figueroa, eat yer heart out.

Ian Dunbavin

Oh, mate.

Pep Guardiola

Gary Neville will have enjoyed this.

Polish Ekstraklasa

We’ve mentioned our love of Poland’s top flight before, and we’re glad to say it’s back.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Another quiet weekend in MLS for Ibrahimovic, who scored a hat-trick as LA Galaxy beat Orlando City 4-3.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic 2nd Goal – Los Angeles Galaxy [3]-3 Orlando City (Major League Soccer) from r/soccer

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