Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund are works in progress and the Champions League showed us the scope of their work, writes Raf Honigstein.
Marc Bartra is set to miss Borussia Dortmund's Bundesliga match at Bayer Leverkusen after tearing a muscle in an attempt to reach match fitness.
The key stats ahead of the weekend's Bundesliga action as Carlo Ancelotti chases a record start with Bayern Munich.
Robben's father Hans says that initial talks about a new deal were likely to start in the autumn and that his son would like to remain at the club.
RB Leipzig captain Dominik Kaiser says the ongoing protests from opposition fans only serve to make the newly promoted club stronger.
Schalke sporting executive Christian Heidel has urged the club to unite as they look to turn their current crisis around.