Champions League is back and the opening day was one that kicked off the usual adrenaline that comes with the UEFA Champions League games. It was a scoring spree as winning teams went home with 3 or more goals. The opening matches involved teams like Chelsea, Man United, Barcelona, PSG, Celtic, Juventus and more. Here are five things that happened last night;
1.Chelsea 6-0 Qarabag: Eden Hazard returns to action as Davide Zappacosta rocket helps Antonio Conte’s side to open Champions League account in style.
Scorers: Zappazosta, Pedro, Azpilicueta, Bakayoko, Batshuayi, and a own goal by Maksim.
2. Manchester United 3-0 Basle: Marouane Fellaini scores after replacing injured Paul Pogba before Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford seal the win
Scorers: Fellaini, Lukaku, Rashford
3.Barcelona 3-0 Juventus: Lionel Messi beats Gianluigi Buffon for the first time before adding another as the Old Lady are routed
Scorers: Messi scored a brace and Rakitic
4.Celtic 0-5 Paris Saint-Germain: Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani all on target in rout
Scorers: Cavani scored brace, Neymar, Mbappe, and an own goal by Lusting
5.Bayern Munich 3-0 Anderlecht: youngster Joshua Kimmich shines as Carlo Ancelotti’s men make winning-start with a comfortable victory
Scorers: Lewandoski, Thiago and Joshua