In his 11th year in charge of the Germany team, Joachim Low appears to have perfected an appealing blend of flair and fluidity.
For the second match in a row, Giampiero Ventura's Italy secured a result their performance didn't merit.
A win for either Colombia or Uruguay would represent a huge step in the face to qualify for the 2018 World Cup finals.
Paddy Agnew sees Italy retreat into their shell against Spain, as Giampiero Ventura opts for caution over enterprise.
Baur au Lac hotel, scene of the infamous FBI dawn raids, will not be hosting delegates for next week's Fifa Council meeting.
Brian Glanville on QPR manager, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, whose case is the latest to expose the dark underbelly of English football.
Paddy Agnew looks ahead to Italy's crucial World Cup qualifier against Spain.
Granada sacked Paco Jémez last week, but as Sid Lowe reports, the coach had seen the writing on the wall before the season even started.…
At Nice, Mario Balotelli appears to have found the right environment for his talents to flourish.
Bayern may laugh off talk of a crisis, but two successive matches without a win is certainly unusual for the Bavarian outfit.