The League of Ireland kicked off on Friday night bringing with it some new changes and also some new faces.
Patrice Evra is back in English football for the first time since he left Manchester United in 2014.
Arsenal had a fantastic weekend and so did their new signings Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang, but it was player who has been at Arsenal for a few years who stole the show in Aaron Ramsey.
Last Wednesday was the end of the January Transfer Window, but it was also a night of midweek Premier League matches.
Their unbeaten run has finally ended for Manchester City and they will not be the new invincibles this season, but they have been fantastic this season looking certainties to win the title and it will be interesting to see how they cope with their first loss.
There were some shocks in the FA Cup third round this weekend, with none bigger than Arsenal’s 4-2 defeat to Nottingham Forest.
Well that was some Christmas period of football with some of the most exciting and high scoring games you will see all season.
What a night in was in the League Cup for Bristol City on Wednesday night, not only did they beat the Champions of the League Cup from 2016 but they also beat Manchester United in the last-minute of the game.
Crystal Palace got their first away win of the season in great style against Leicester City, winning 3-0 with Christian Benteke getting his first goal of the season.