Kevin Danso and RC Lens caused a surprise on the second matchday of the Champions League group stage. The French turned a 0-1 deficit into a 2-1 win at home against Arsenal’s Gunners on Tuesday. It wasn’t the English day in general, as Manchester United also gave up a lead in their 3-2 home defeat against Galatasaray – twice.
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Not only Lens and Galatasaray managed a comeback after a deficit, but also the favorites Bayern Munich and Real Madrid. Bayern and Konrad Laimer also turned a 0-1 draw at FC Copenhagen into a 2-1 win. And Real beat SSC Napoli in a spectacular exchange of blows 3-2 (2-1) without the injured David Alaba.
1. FC Union Berlin, on the other hand, missed the first Champions League victory in the club’s history despite a 2-0 lead and had to admit defeat to Sporting Braga 2-3 (1-2) late on. In Salzburg Group D, Inter Milan narrowly defeated Benfica Lisbon 1-0 (0-0). Only in Eindhoven was there no winner that evening. PSV saved 2-2 (0-0) against Sevilla FC with a goal in stoppage time.