Champions League: Man Utd Scores Five At Home, Barca Beats Juventus Away In Italy

Champions League: Man Utd Scores Five At Home, Barca Beats Juventus Away In Italy

 

By Norman Isaac Mwambazi

Match Day 2 of the UEFA Champions League was completed last night with Manchester United getting a flurry of goals at home against German side RB Leipzig and managing to keep a clean sheet as well.

Mason Greenwood opened the scoring for Manchester United in the 21st minute before man of the moment Marcus Rashford got his hat-trick on the night.

Anthony Martial scored his first goal of the season from the spot. Manchester United now leads Group H with six points from two matches.

In Turin, Italy, Juventus hosted five-time winners Barcelona without their star player Cristiano Ronaldo due to his positive COVID-19 status, and ended up losing to the Catalan club 2 – nil.

Barcelona players congratulating themselves after the game

Ousmane Dembele opened the scoring for Barca before their captain Lionel Messi added a second from the spot in added time of the second half.

Juventus’ striker Alvaro Morata had three goals disallowed for offside.

Here are all the results for Wednesday, October 28, 2020:

Istanbul Buyuksehir 0 – 2 Paris Saint-Germain

Krasnodar0 – 4 Chelsea

Borussia Dortmund 2 – 0 Zenit St. Petersburg

Club Brugge 1 – 1 Lazio

Ferencvaros 2 – 2 Dynamo Kiev

Juventus 0 – 2    Barcelona

Manchester United 5 – 0 RB Leipzig

Sevilla 1 – 0 Rennes.

 

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