BERN – Leipzig football players won today as guests of Young Boys with a score of 3:1 in the match of Group G in which Crvena Zvezda is also present, while Milan and Newcastle played without goals at the start of Group F of the Champions League.
Leipzig took the lead in the third minute through defender Simakan, but Elia equalized in the 33rd minute.
The quality of the guests came to the fore in the finish of the match. Schlager returned the lead to the German club in the 72nd minute, and the victory was sealed by the reserve Šeško in the 90+2. a minute.
Crvena Zvezda will welcome Young Boys in the next round of Group G, while Leipzig will host Manchester City.
Milan and Newcastle played without goals on the return of the Magpies to the Champions League after 20 years.
The home team had more of the game, but there was no goal, so both teams ended up with a point.
Group F, which the media called the “group of death” right after the draw, also includes PSG and Dortmund, who will play in Paris from 9 p.m., reports Tanjug.