Xaver Schlager scored his first Champions League goal to seal RB Leipzig’s opening 3-1 win in Bern. The OFB teammate paved the way for the German Bundesliga club to win 2-1 (73′) with a precise long-range shot, with ex-Salzburg player Benjamin Cesco taking the decision (92′).
In the second opening game of the 2023/24 Premier Class, Milan and Newcastle United played out a goalless draw on Tuesday. Especially for the Italians, who were clearly superior in the first half, it resulted in a two-point loss. Rafael Leao missed one of the few clear scoring chances by opting for a Fursler trick. Newcastle had only one shot on goal.