The opening matches of the first round of the group stage of the UEFA Champions League for the new season (2021-2022) revealed exciting results, most notably the defeats of Manchester United and Barcelona.
And Manchester United began its campaign in the new season of the Champions League, with a surprising defeat against its Swiss host Young Boys (2-1) in the match between the “Suiss Wankdorf” stadium, the Swiss capital, Bern, in the group F competition, which saw the Spanish team Villarreal tied with its guest. Italy’s Atalanta (2-2) at La Ceramica in Villarreal.
While the Barcelona team suffered a crushing defeat at home against its guest Bayern Munich (0-3) in the meeting that brought them together at the “Camp Nou” stadium, in the fifth group competitions, which also witnessed the Ukrainian team Dynamo Kiev tied with its Portuguese guest Benfica without goals on the field. Olympic in the capital Kiev.
Here are the results of the matches of the first day of the first round of the “Champions League”:
Barcelona, Spain – Bayern Munich – (0-3 .)
Dynamo Kyiv of Ukraine – Benfica of Portugal (0-0 .)
Swiss Young Boys – Manchester United (2-1 .)
Villarreal, Spain – Atalanta, Italy – (2-2 .)
Seville, Spain – Red Bull Salzburg, Austria (1-1 .)
Lille – French – German Wolfsburg – (0-0 .)
Chelsea, England – Zenit Petersburg, Russia (1-0 .)
Sweden’s Malmo – Juventus – (0-3 .)
While the other 8 matches will be held in the first round of the “Champions League” on Wednesday, the most important of these matches are:
Real Madrid – Inter Milan
Liverpool _ AC Milan
Borussia Dortmund – Besiktas
Atletico Madrid _ Porto
Club Brugge – Paris Saint-Germain