13 things we loved this weekend: Griezmann, Bielsa, Klopp & more

Quick Reads

Lionel Messi and Lorenzo Insigne led the tributes to Diego Maradona as Europe’s domestic leagues held fixtures for the first time since the Argentina icon’s death this weekend.

On an emotional weekend, Barcelona, Napoli and Sevilla all recorded victories as they paid tribute to their former star Maradona.

We’ve rounded up the best of the action on and off the field.

Lionel Messi

What’s not to love?

Lorenzo Insigne

On the topic of fitting tributes to Diego…

Antoine Griezmann

This registered on the Yeboah-scale. His daughter’s reaction was priceless.

Marcelo Bielsa & Carlo Ancelotti

The crime thriller we all need to see.

Thomas Muller

What a fella.

Sergio Reguilon

The Spaniard has been introduced to cricket.

Robert Lewandowski

Lewandowski gonna Lewandowski.


The Magic Of The Cup™.


File this one under ‘victory songs we didn’t expect to hear’.


Not the best time to have a national powercut.

Jurgen Klopp

Tell us what you really think, Jurgen.


Bordeaux are the only team to have ever gone on a longer run without a clean sheet in Europe’s top five leagues (42 – in 1960).

Jan Oblak

Speaking of clean sheets…

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