Cavani off target but PSG still ease past Metz

Paris St Germain eased to a 3-0 win over Metz in Ligue 1 on Sunday despite a miserable evening for Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani who missed a host of chances. Cavani, now PSG’s main striker after Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s departure to Manchester United, wasted half a dozen clear cut chances and the crowd lost patience with…

Bacca treble, Donnarumma save give Milan dramatic win

Forward Carlos Bacca scored a hat-trick and goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma saved a last-gasp penalty to give AC Milan a dramatic 3-2 win over Torino in their Serie A opener on Sunday. Meanwhile, Frank de Boer, one of eight coaches making their debuts at a new club on Sunday, got off to a losing start when…

Liverpool stunned by Burnley, Chelsea rally to win

Liverpool were sent spinning to a 2-0 defeat at promoted Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday while Chelsea came from behind to win 2-1 at Watford thanks to late goals from Michy Batshuayi and Diego Costa. Elsewhere, Sergio Aguero and Nolito scored twice apiece as Manchester City won 4-1 at Stoke City to give…