This one belonged to PSG. Not the aristocrats of Paris St-Germain but the Pretty Special Geordies of Newcastle United. What a glorious home return to the Champions League. What a spectacular announcement back on the grandest of European stages.
Much like Wolverhampton Wanderers managed at the weekend, RB Leipzig did a pretty sterling job of keeping Erling Haaland quiet here. As more and more opponents are starting to find, though, when the big man does not step up for Manchester City, the European champions are increasingly able to rely upon his little sidekick to plug the hole
Migeul Almiron and Fabian Schar were also on target at St James’ Park.