UCL: Di Maria Scores Two As PSG Beat Real To Increase Pressure On Zidane

Argentine attacker, Angel di Maria scored twice against former club Real Madrid as Paris St-Germain began their Champions League Group A campaign with a comfortable win.

Thomas Meunier’s stoppage-time goal added more embarrassment for the Spanish giants – and heightened the pressure on Real manager Zinedine Zidane, whose win ratio is below 50% since returning to the club towards the end of last season.

Eden Hazard, making his first start for the visitors, showed some nice touches but struggled to influence proceedings, as a Real old boy stole the show.

In other matches, Substitute Hector Herrera scored a 90th-minute equaliser to crown a fine Atletico Madrid comeback and deny Juventus victory.

Tottenham threw away a two-goal lead as they were forced to settle for a point in their Champions League Group B opener against Olympiakos in Greece while Manchester city bounced back from their shock Premier League defeat at Norwich by launching their Champions League campaign in style with a deserved victory at Shakhtar Donetsk.

Bayern Munich beats Red star Belgrade 3-0, Dinamo Zagreb hammers Atalanta 4-0, while, Bayern Leverkusen lost at home 2-1 against Lokomotiv Moscow.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *