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Power Rankings: Liverpool remain No. 1 as Real Madrid climb and Barcelona return

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Barca return & Real Madrid rise in Shaka's Power Rankings (1:10)

Shaka Hislop has both Spanish giants back in his Power Rankings this week. (1:10)

The leaders had a weekend off, but there was plenty of room below them. Spain's big two are moving in the right direction, in contrast to the champions of Germany and Italy.

Dropping out: Benfica

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