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 onto the grandest of European stages.
Much like Wolverhampton Wanderers 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 take a starring role.
The manager said: ‘I’m so pleased with the players for what they gave tonight’ while PSG manager Luis Enrique admitted: ‘I am responsible for the defeat’