Lionel Messi opened his Paris Saint-Germain account when the French team beat Manchester City, while new boys sheriff Terraspol stunned Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Messi’s top corner was added to the goal of the first half of the Finnish Idris Goi as PSG topped Group A by beating last year’s runner-up 2-0.
Pep Guardiola’s side hit twice in the first half, leaving Portugal playmaker Bernardo Silva helpless on the ground with PSG goalkeeper Gianluigi Donaruma and failing to score two meters.
“Winning against a key opponent was one of the contenders for the trophy,” Macy told Broadcaster Canal +.
“I’ve only played here once (Park des Princes), but slowly I’m getting into the team and integrating,” he added.
In Group D, the Sheriff, playing in his second game in the group stage of the competition, beat 13-time winners Real Madrid 2-1 in the Spanish capital.
Uzbek winger Jasur Jakshibayo gave the Moldovans the lead before the half-hour mark as Karim Benzema scored 65 minutes later in the draw for the 17th consecutive season, a feat achieved only by 34-year-old Messi.
But the hero for the sheriff, who lives in the Transsteria area on the Moldovan-Ukrainian border, Luxembourg attacked midfielder Sebastian Thal.
Thal, 27, fired a superb half-shot at the Santiago Bernabeu with a regular time of 62 seconds, after which the sheriff defeated Shakhtar Donetsk in his opening group game earlier this month.
“We all went crazy after this match. There are a lot of foreigners in the club, we come from all kinds of countries. That’s our strength,” Thal told Canal +.
“We played both matches to 100 per cent,” he added. We are all happy now.
Madrid’s Casimiro ruined his side’s lack of performance against Sheriff’s Greek goalkeeper Giorgius Athanasiades.
“It’s football, we had 20 shots or more and we scored one goal, they had two shots,” he told Mowstar +.
“We need to pay more attention, especially to the defense.
“We started well, we had full control of the game, we had chances to move on, but they scored a great goal in the end,” he added.
Earlier in the group, Serie A champions Inter Milan remained unbeaten in Europe after a 0-0 draw this season.
After defeating Ukraine’s Oleksandr Anthony Joshua by points, he was a spectator in Kiev’s days and both Cruiserweight and Heavyweight became the third boxers to win world titles.
In Group B, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino scored twice as Liverpool beat Porto 5-1 and Luis Suarez claimed victory in the 97th minute as Atletico Madrid beat AC Milan 2-1 in Italy.
Former Liverpool striker Roger Hunt has died at the age of 83, leaving him strapped to his arm.
After Frank Casey’s red card, Milan played for an hour with 10 men and failed to claim their first victory since the seven-time European champion in 2013.
Earlier, Ivory Coast striker Sebastian Haller increased his goal tally to 10 goals in as many games this season as Ajax beat Besiktas 2-0 to top Group C in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Netherlands winger Daniel Malin also scored for his new club as Borussia Dortmund beat Sporting Lisbon 1-0, beating the Dutch champions by a goal difference.
RB Leipzig lost their fifth game in nine matches in a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Marsh Club Berg, an American. Leipzig is facing tough questions to reach the last 16 in a group with PSG and City.
On Wednesday, champions Chelsea Juventus, Manchester United hosts Villarreal and Benfica welcomed Barcelona.