CITY, UNITED, CHELSEA SHINE, BAYERN HIT SIX
LONDON — Heavyweight trio Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea kept up their 100 percent starts to the Premier League season this weekend while Bayern Munich made a sixgoal start to the defence of their Bundesliga crown. Arena.
Xabi Alonso, Philipp Lahm and Franck Ribery were also on target for the Bavarians.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice to give Borussia Dortmund, last season’s runners-up, a 2-1 victory over Mainz 05. a shock 3-1 defeat at Monaco, suggesting they may find it harder to retain their Ligue 1 crown after last season’s complete domination.
PSG won the title by 31 points in May, losing only two games, but they were outclassed by Monaco who finished third last term.
Monaco are top of the table, level with Guingamp and Nice on seven points from three matches and one ahead of PSG who won their first two games of the season. — Reuters.