Inter blushes spared in stoppage time

UEFA Champions League

Olympique Lyon 1-1 Zenit St. Petersburg

Memphis Depay netted in the second stanza for Olympique Lyonnais to salvage a 1-1 stalemate against Zenit Saint Petersburg in their opening match of Group G on Tuesday evening at Groupama Stadium.

Sardar Azmoun broke the deadlock for the visitors four minutes before the break but Depay found the equaliser for Lyon six minutes inside the second stanza and the sides shared the spoils and got a point each in Group G.

Match-day two of Group G will be on Wednesday 02 October, where Lyon will visit RB Leipzig, while Zenit will host Benfica in Russia.

Inter Milan 1-1 Slavia Prague

Inter Milan netted deep in stoppage time to rescue a 1-1 draw against Slavia Prague in their opening Group F match on Tuesday evening at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza.

Following a goalless first stanza, Peter Olayinka finally broke the deadlock for the Czech side in the 63rd minute and Nicolo Barella salvaged a point for Antonio Conte's charges with the equaliser in the second minute of stoppage time.

Inter will travel to Barcelona when the Champions League returns in October, while Slavia will welcome Borussia Dortmund.