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With the first international break in the campaign upon us, now is the time to breathe life again 90 minutes Ultimate power ratings!
Here are our picks for the top ten teams in Europe heading into the September break…
Pre-season predictions: Gian Piero Gasperini is fed up
The beginning of the season: Long live Gian Piero Gasperini
The Serie A title race looks set to be one of the funniest in years, and Atalanta is headed to the top of the league.
After a disappointing home draw against Cremonese last week, Gasperini’s men rebounded with a massive win over Roma. With no European matches this season, La Dea could be right in the title battle.
Pre-season predictions: Too modest, probably
The beginning of the season: Wir gewinnen die liga, jungs!
The leaders of the Bundesliga heading to October will be…*check notes*…not Bayern Munich?!
Be careful, Union Berlin. You can’t maintain your status as a loving team if you keep winning titles. Choose your legacy wisely.
Pre-season predictions: Contestants for the title of the dark horse
The beginning of the season: COYS is back in town
Spurs led by Antonio Conte were about four minutes into the team’s unbeaten start to the season that stretched into the international break. Then they collapsed against Sporting Lisbon for some reason.
A 6-2 win over Leicester City, thanks to a Son Heung-min hat-trick, means Spurs are on the cusp of a return to the top ten.
Pre-season predictions: A special episode of Can’t Pay? We’ll take it away”
The beginning of the season: Robert Lewandowski in “How Are You Guys Kids?” me me
Well, Barcelona, you may have pawned your future just to make a few signings halfway, but your start to the season has been pretty impressive at least.
The only real stain on your record was the loss to Bayern Munich in the Champions League. Have you thought about not letting Die Roten pull your pants down for once?
Pre-season predictions: The goal machine scores goals
The beginning of the season: The goal machine scores goals
I’m not an overreacter, but Erling Haaland might be the best player of all time.
Manchester City’s defense has been a bit shaky, but that wouldn’t really matter if their top Norwegian player was scoring seven goals per game.
Pre-season predictions: Salute to King Mbappe
The beginning of the season: Greetings to Kings Neymar and Lionel Messi
There has been a lot of focus this season on sporting director/talisman Mbappe’s role in driving PSG forward, but the return of Messi and Neymar has made him more of a subplot in the French capital.
Christophe Galtier has got Les Parisiens to play some pretty cool stuff. Given that PSG almost knocked Real Madrid out of the Champions League last season, even with two of their three star strikers misaligned, they could be a force on the continent once again.
Pre-season predictions: Does anyone outside of Naples have strong feelings for Naples?
The beginning of the season: I think they are doing it now
We are still a few months away from the annual Naples meltdown, so now we can enjoy what Luciano Spalletti is building.
Gli Azzurri is still undefeated and has already scored notable victories against Liverpool and Milan, while the appearance of Georgian winger Khvicha Kvaratskhelia was one of the most exciting events in Italy.
Pre-season predictions: Winners in the transfer window
The beginning of the season: Winners of the English Premier League, Europa League, FA Cup, League Cup
Arsenal They responded to their collapse at the end of last season in the best possible way, working their way to seven wins from eight games in all competitions and topping the Premier League table.
Mikel Arteta’s men face a major test of their credentials after the international break when they host Tottenham in the north London derby.
Pre-season predictions: Winning the league? What do you want from them more?
The beginning of the season: Thanks for the money Darwin Nunez, Liverpool
Benfica has played 13 games so far this season.
They won all 13 of them.
They also beat Paul Ince’s pre-season reading well.
Pre-season predictions: Another double, valid
The beginning of the season: Gracias
Real Madrid have also won every game they’ve played this season (although they haven’t faced Reading yet), and as the kings of Europe, that helps them take the lead in these rankings.
Can anyone stop Los Blancos?