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Neymar and Edinson Cavani shine as PSG outclass Bayern Munich

Thursday, 28 September 2017 :PSG's superstars delivered a stunning performance as Bayern Munich suffered a comprehensive 3-0 defeat in their Champions League encounter in Paris. The Parisians took only 88 seconds to get on the scoreboard as Neymar made a darting run into the box, laying off the ball to his compatriot Dani Alves. The full-back—who has been directly involved in 19 Champions League goals in the last five seasons—nutmegged Sven Ulreich with his finish. Despite PSG’s early lead, Bayern enjoyed the lion’s share of possession and created plenty of chances in the first half. Javi Martinez came closest with a first-time shot from 25 yards that was tipped over the bar. The home side’s st

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Kane hits Hat-trick as Hotspurs win on Apoel Nicosia

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 :  Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as Tottenham maintained their 100% start in the Champions League with victory over Apoel Nicosia. Kane - who also scored twice in Spurs' opening win over Borussia Dortmund - put his side ahead in the 39th minute, slotting into the bottom-left corner from Toby Alderweireld's pass. The England striker then calmly stroked in Moussa Sissoko's cross from the edge of the penalty area in the 62nd minute to double the lead. He completed his hat-trick five minutes later with a header into the bottom corner.

Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo rampant as Real Madrid ease past Dortmund

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 :  Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed a brace on his 400th appearance for Real Madrid as the holders triumphed 3-1 at Borussia Dortmund in a highly entertaining Champions League Group H encounter. The Portuguese star tucked home his first when he converted Gareth Bale's low cross to double Los Blancos' advantage after the Welshman had opened the scoring with a sublime first-half volley. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reduced the arrears with a clinical finish, but Ronaldo had the final say 11 minutes from time as Zinedine Zidane's side found the net for 38th Champions League game in a row and secured a first ever triumph at Signal Iduna Park at the seventh time of asking. Read More »
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