Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has hit back at UEFA by claiming his two-match touchline ban was excessive.
Real Madrid assistant coach Zinedine Zidane sees no reason why the Spanish giants cannot achieve a historic treble this season.
Rennes star Paul-George Ntep is set for a spell on the sidelines following an injury picked up on international duty.
Luke Shaw has revealed that England manager Roy Hodgson has told him to ignore the comparisons with Ashley Cole as the pair do battle for a World Cup berth.
Roy Hodgson says he wants to fulfil the length of his current contract as England boss and has hinted he may wish to continue in the role beyond Euro 2016.
A 1-1 draw away against Mainz kept Hertha Berlin's hopes of qualifying for Europe alive.
Sebastian Kehl pushed Freiburg closer to relegation with the only goal of the game as Borussia Dortmund won 1-0.
Thomas Schneider has been relieved of his duties as Stuttgart coach, with former Schalke and Hamburg boss Huub Stevens taking over the hot seat.
Bordeaux stayed in the race for a European spot by defeatingLorient 3-2 in the French league on Tuesday.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho does not believe that ParisSaint-Germain will be willing to sell either Edinson Cavani orZlatan Ibrahimovic.