Morning footy fans
Manchester United started their Champions League campaign last night with a nightmare.
The Red Devils traveled to Switzerland to meet the little boys.
And it turned out to be swimming, when Cristiano Ronaldo gave them a 13th minute lead.
But things went awry ten minutes before halftime, when Aaron Van Basaka was given a red card for a late challenge.
Momi Ngamalev equalized for the Young Boys in the 66th minute.
And Jesse Langard’s horror backpack gave Jordan Sebatio the last breathless winner.
Chelsea, meanwhile, have managed to defend their title to a reasonable extent, if only to begin with.
The Blues faced a stubborn Zenit St. Petersburg on Stamford Bridge.
The Russians were not without their opportunities.
But Romelu Lukaku’s fourth goal of the season was enough for a victory over Thomas Tachel.
Elsewhere, Bayern Munich beat Barcelona 3-0 at home to Ronald Koeman’s side – Robert Lewandowski won a brace.