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Roman Weidenfeller    G    Borussia Dortmund
Weidenfeller is yet to open up talks over a new contract Sky Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Having been at Dortmund since 2002, it appears that no deal is yet in place to extend Dortmund number one's contract past 2016. However he is unlikely to go elsewhere and says he would relish the chance to see out his career for a club that he has made over 300 appearances. He said "I am surely not going to retire in 2016, that’s a fact. I am planning to go on playing for many years. I have been with Borussia Dortmund for more than 12 years now. This club is in my heart. I am unable to imagine playing for another club in my career."
Lukas Podolski    F    Arsenal
Podolski alluded to seeking a transfer if his first-team chances at Arsenal don't improve, reports the Mirror.

Fantasy Analysis

Podolski said he has a contract with the club until 2016, but added that he wants to play and isn't content to sit on the bench until that contract expires.
Thomas Muller    M    Bayern Munich
Muller had a goal from the penalty spot and picked up an assist during Bayern Munich's 7-1 rout of Roma on Tuesday in the Champions League.

Fantasy Analysis

Muller has been contributing in all competitions for Bayern, as he now has two goals and an assist in three Champions League matches, while also providing three goals and three assists in seven Bundesliga games. He is working on a solid point-streak as well, scoring a goal or assisting on one in five straight appearances.
Mario Gotze    M    Bayern Munich
Gotze scored in the 23rd minute of Bayern Munich's 7-1 rout of Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Fantasy Analysis

Gotze has been excellent this season and has now scored three times in his last two matches after bagging a brace against Werder Bremen on Saturday in Bundesliga play. Despite playing on a stacked Bayern squad, Gotze continues to put himself in the conversation among the best midfielders in Germany.
Arjen Robben    M    Bayern Munich
Robben had two goals and an assist in Bayern Munich's 7-1 demolition of Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Fantasy Analysis

It was all Bayern on Tuesday in one of the most shocking scorelines of the day, as they led 5-0 after 36 minutes against a Roma side that has been excellent defensively this season. Robben now has four goals and an assist in his last three club matches in all competitions and remains one of the best midfielders in the world.
Diego Costa    F    Chelsea
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho said after Tuesday's Champions League win over Maribor that he does not expect Costa (hamstring) to play Sunday against Manchester United.

Fantasy Analysis

Loic Remy, who has started the last two games in place of Costa, suffered a muscle injury during Tuesday's match after scoring a goal, leaving Didier Drogba as the likely starter against United on Sunday.
Loic Remy    F    Chelsea
Remy is not expected to play in Chelsea's Premier League match at Manchester United on Sunday after picking up a muscle injury in Tuesday's Champions League match against Maribor.

Fantasy Analysis

Remy injured himself on the opening goal of Chelsea's 6-0 rout and figured to be in line for another start with Diego Costa (hamstring) still sidelined. With both out, Didier Drogba, who replaced Remy after he suffered the injury Tuesday, could get the start, though he just returned from an ankle injury.
Luiz Adriano    F    FC Shakhtar Donetsk
Adriano scored five goals in Shakhtar Donetsk's 7-0 win over BATE in the Champions League on Tuesday, tying Lionel Messi's record for most goals in a UCL match.

Fantasy Analysis

Adriano also became the first player to score four goals in the first half of a Champions League match, while scoring a hat trick in just seven minutes, the fastest in the competitions history. Adding to the records, Adriano became Shakhtar's all-time leading scorer with 115 goals.
Loic Remy    F    Chelsea
Remy scored in the 13th minute of Chelsea's Champions League match against Maribor on Tuesday, but came off immediately after due to an adductor injury, according to Henry Winter of the Daily Telegraph.

Fantasy Analysis

Remy got the start in place of the injured Diego Costa (hamstring) but will be replaced by Didier Drogba, who has been battling an ankle injury of late.
Gareth Bale    M    Real Madrid
Bale will not play in Real Madrid's La Liga match against Barcelona on Saturday due to a glute strain, manager Carlo Ancelotti confirmed Tuesday.

Fantasy Analysis

Bale was already ruled out of Real Madrid's Champions League match at Liverpool on Wednesday, but there was a glimmer of hope that he would play in the Clasico. Isco is expected to replace him once again.