UCL: Lionel Messi scores first goal as PSG beat Man City 2-0

PSG who were held to a 1-1 draw in their opener against Club Brugge a fortnight ago are top of Group A with four points.
UCL: Lionel Messi scores first goal as PSG beat Man City 2-0
Lionel Messi celebrates with Neymar and GueyeChristophe Ena/AP

Lionel Messi has scored his first-ever goal for Paris Saint-Germain as the French giant beat Manchester City 2-0 at the Parc des Princes.

PSG grabbed their first Champions League Group A match against last season's finalist.

Mauricio Pochettino's men took an early lead through Idrissa Gueye eight minutes into the game.

Argentine star, Messi, sealed the 2-0 victory for PSG in the 74th minute as the French club avenged their semi-final loss to Pep Guardiola's men last season.

Messi made history with his first PSG goal in four matches since joining from Barcelona this summer.

He has now scored in his 17th consecutive Champions League campaign, equalling a record set by Karim Benzema just minutes earlier.

PSG who were held to a 1-1 draw in their opener against Club Brugge a fortnight ago are top of Group A with four points.

Brugge are second on the same point, tho behind on goal difference after the Belgian side defeated RB Leipzig 2-1 in Belgium.

The visitors stunned the Germans at the Red Bull Arena Leipzig with a comeback victory after Christopher Nkunku gave the host the lead in the 5th minute.

Hans Vanaken (22') levelled matters before Mats Rits (41') scored the winner to sink Leipzig to their second defeat.

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