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The 5 best players of the weekend in Europe

The 5 best players of the weekend in Europe
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After a thrilling weekend full of action, it’s time to check out the five best performers across all of Europe’s top five leagues.

We enjoyed another brilliant weekend of football as Europe’s best players and clubs pulled out all the stops for victory.

There were a fair few surprises as well, with Barcelona and Real Madrid failing to win their games. It’s left the LaLiga title battle wide open ahead of Wednesday’s Clasico meeting between the two teams.

Chelsea and Manchester United also suffered upsets in the Premier League, while Manchester City rediscovered their old spark by cruising to a dominant 3-0 win over Arsenal on Sunday.

Cristiano Ronaldo, meanwhile, scored his first brace of the season to send Juventus top of the Serie A. 

While Bayern Munich returned to form in style on Saturday by thrashing Werder Bremen 6-1 in the Bundesliga.

So, without further ado, we give you the five best players across Europe last weekend.