The 2019-20 UEFA Champions League season roared into life last night with a number of encounters across the continent.
Liverpool’s title defence got off to the worst possible start after they lost to Napoli 2-0 in Naples. Goals from Dries Mertens and Fernalndo Llorente sunk Jurgen Klopp’s men.
Barcelona and Borrusia Dortmund played out a goaless draw. Lionel Messi made his first apperance for the Catalan giants after he came off the bench in the second stanza.
At Stamford Bridge, Valencia edged Frank Lampard’s Chelsea 1-0 courtesy of Rodrigo’s 74th minute solitary strike.
Elsewhere, Inter Milan and Salvia Praha played out a 1-1 stalemate.
Champions League results in full: