EFESports Desk

Lionel Messi scored twice Tuesday to power Paris Saint-Germain 3-2 over RB Leipzig and preserve the Ligue 1 side's narrow lead in Champions League Group A over Manchester City, who pounded Club Brugge 5-1, while Real Madrid emerged from a winless run with a 5-0 thrashing of Shakhtar Donetsk.

The Blancos' cross-town rivals, Atletico Madrid, lost 3-2 to visiting Liverpool, who got a brace from Mohamed Salah.