It was all goal galore in the UEFA Europa League, Conference League and Champions League match day 3, as we saw lots of goals being scored in all three competition. It will interest you to know the 5 French teams, who represented Ligue 1 in the European games this week, came out unbeaten.
For the Europa League, a total of 45 goals was scored, with Leicester City's striker, Patson Daka taking the centre stage after netting 4 times in the game. Two most entertaining game of match day 3 was the Spartak Moscow vs Leicester City game and the Sparta Prague vs Lyon match.
For the UEFA Conference League, a total of 47 goals was scored. Bodø/Glimt stunned Mourinho, as they defeated Roma by six goals to one.
For the UEFA Champions League, a total of 59 goals was scored, with just four teams scoring less than two goals. Two most entertaining game of match day 3 was the Atlético Madrid vs Liverpool game and the Manchester United vs Atalanta game.
From the result if this week's European games, PSG, Rennes, Monaco, Lyon, Lille and Marseille all came out unbeaten.
PSG put on an above average performance against Leipzig at the Parc des Princes stadium. Lionel Messi stole the show, as his two vital goals in the second half helped the Ligue 1 giants to secure all three points.
Rennes got a vital away win in the UEFA Conference League after putting a dominant display against Mura. They won the game by two goals to one.
For Monaco, Diop scored a late goal in the 89th minute to help the former Ligue 1 Champions grab all three points.
Lyon came from two goals behind to grab a winner against the Iron Sparta in the Czech Republic. Cameroonian striker, Ekambi was on the scoresheet, as he takes his goal tally to 5.
Lille and Marseille failed to get a winner, but they manage to settle for a draw against Sevilla and Lazio respectively.
This year's European result is considered as the best start to a European campaign for French clubs collectively since the 2014/15 season.
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