PSG attacked with gusto from the outset, eight years after its last appearance in the competition, and the convincing win confirmed PSG’s status as Group A favorite.
“It’s always important to win your first game in the Champions League,” PSG coach Carlo Ancelotti said. “To play the way we did tonight can only be good for our confidence.”
Ibrahimovic netted from the penalty spot in the 19th minute after Jeremy Menez had been fouled. He has scored for Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, AC Milan and now PSG in European club football’s top competition.