Portuguese club Braga have exceeded even their own high standards for announcing new signings with a Pokemon-themed video to unveil a loan deal.
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It would appear that the era of the elaborate social media player unveiling video isn't quite over yet, with SC Braga getting in on the act this week.
Columbus Crew SC signed Portuguese midfielder Pedro Santos as a designated player on Tuesday.
The Houston Dynamo signed Argentine midfielder Tomas Martinez as a young designated player on Monday.
Braga president Antonio Salvador managed to convince Pedro Neto to snub interest from Barcelona in order to continue his development at the club.
Manchester United's troubles away from home in Europe continued in a 2-1 defeat at Fenerbahce in the Europa League as Paul Pogba limped off injured.
Manchester United laboured to a 1-0 Europa League victory over Zorya Luhansk at Old Trafford as Zlatan Ibrahimovic headed home in the second half.
Lazio have completed the signing of Brazilian centre-back Wallace from Braga.
Former Valencia midfielder Danilo Barbosa has joined Benfica on a season's loan from Braga, his new club have announced.
Braga have appointed Jose Peseiro as their new manager to replace Paulo Fonseca who left to take over Shakhtar Donetsk.
Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk have appointed Paulo Fonseca as their new head coach in succession to Mircea Lucescu.
Braga coach Paulo Fonseca has emerged as a target for Everton, a source close to the Portuguese club have told ESPN FC.
Braga finally won the Portuguese Cup for a second time, ending a 50-year wait for the second Cup success in the competition.
Captain Darijo Srna toasted breaking Shakhtar Donetsk's all-time appearance record by blasting the penalty that sent them into the Europa Leauge semis
Shakhtar Donetsk soaked up Braga's pressure and scored in either half to take a 2-1 away win in the first leg of their Europa League quarterfinal.
Mehmet Topal's strike eight minutes from time gave Fenerbahce a slender first-leg lead in their Europa League last-16 tie with Braga.
Manchester United have been drawn against Premier League rivals Liverpool in the Europa League round of 16.
Braga edged into the last 16 of the Europa League after claiming a 4-3 aggregate victory over FC Sion.
Braga took a big step towards the last 16 of the Europa League with a 2-1 win against Sion in Switzerland.
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