↑ Andros Townsend (Crystal Palace and England) Man of the match performance in his team’s surprise 3-2 away win at Manchester City.
↑ Jordan Siebatcheu (Rennes and France) Two goals and an assist for the young forward in Rennes’ 4-0 win over Nimes in France’s Ligue 1. The 22 year old is also eligible to play for Cameroon or the US.
↓ Hakan Calhanoglu (Milan and Turkey) The midfielder’s poor form just one of the reasons Milan’s season features another crisis.
↓ Everton A 6-2 home loss to Tottenham highlights the disparity between some of the competition in the game and the hard work needed to reach new heights.
↑ Hakim Ziyech (Ajax and Morocco) The 25 years old midfielder, winger scores a hat trick in his side’s 8-0 crushing of De Graafschap as Ajax keep up with PSV in the Eredivisie
↑ Dyego Sousa (Braga and Brazil) The 29 years old striker scores a hat trick as Braga push on in the Portuguese Primeira Liga
↓ Diogo Dalot (Manchester United and Portugal) The right back struggles in the 3-1 loss at Liverpool
↑ Dominik Kohr (Bayer Leverkusen and Germany) Two goals and a great performance from the midfielder in his team’s 5-1 away win against AEK Larnaca in the 2018-2019 Europa League
↓ Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich and Germany) For a very high boot and a face kick on Ajax’s Nicolas Tagliafico in a 3-3 Champions League game, the German received a red card of course
↓ Milan Losing 3-1 to Olympiacos and getting eliminated on goal difference at the Europa League group stage, the first the team has exited Europe this early in more than a decade.
↑ Duvan Zapata (Atalanta and Colombia) On loan from Sampdoria the forward scores a hattrick away to Udinese, one of his former teams
↑ Steven Bergwijn (PSV and Holland) The young winger puts in a great performance in his team’s 6-0 Eredivisie win against Excelsior
↓ Fenerbahce The scandal ridden team on their second (Dutch) coach of the season lose 3-0 to Akhisar Belediyespor and fall into the relegation zone
↑ Lucas Torreira (Arsenal and Uruguay) The 22 year old scores his first EPL goal as Arsenal come back impressively and beat Tottenham 4-2 in the North London derby
↑ Feyenoord Beat PSV 2-1 to stop the Eredivisie leaders from getting their 14th win in a row to start the season
↓ Romulo (Genoa and Italy) Two yellow cards in three minutes handicaps his team in a 2-1 loss to Torino in Italy’s Serie A