Paris Saint-Germain’s Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon during a training session at Old Trafford. Photograph: Getty Images

When Paris Saint-German signed Gianluigi Buffon last summer in the hope that he could help satisfy their craving for Champions League success, it look(...)

 Roberto Firmino scores Liverpool’s winning goal during the Champions League Group C game against Paris St Germain at Anfield. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Liverpool 3 PSG 2 It wasn’t until the 83rd minute that Kylian Mbappé decided it was time to introduce himself to Anfield properly and at that stage P(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo leaps to score Real Madrid’s opener against PSG. Photograph: Gonzalo/Reuters

Paris Saint-Germain 1 Real Madrid 2 (Real Madrid win 5-2 on aggregate) Farewell, then, Paris, a team that for all its vaulting ambition never does se(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his second against PSG. Photograph: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty

Real Madrid 3 Paris Saint-Germain 1 Unai Emery said the preparation for this game started at the Camp Nou last season, but he cannot have meant like (...)

Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon reacts as PSG’s Kylian Mbappe reels off in celebration after scoring their fourth goal in the Champions League clash. Photo: Franck Fife/Getty Images

Paris St-Germain 7 Celtic 1 Celtic suffered another night of European anguish against Paris St Germain in a 7-1 thrashing in the Parc des Princes. F(...)

 Neymar celebrates with Edinson Cavani and  Kylian Mbappe after opening the scoring for  Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League game against Celtic at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images

Celtic 0 Paris Saint-Germain 5 Brendan Rodgers may bemoan the luck of the draw. On the evidence of a harrowing evening for Celtic, facing a Paris Sai(...)

Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani:  has scored 33 goals in 31 matches this season. Photograph: Nicolas Tucat/AFP/Getty Images

In the rarefied world of the Champions League there is a fine line between being a serious force and a serial joke. Arsenal know this and so do Paris (...)

Paris Saint-Germain’s Marco Verratti scores an own goal during their Champions League clash with Arsenal. Photo: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Arsenal 2 Paris Saint-Germain 2 Arsène Wenger had hoped his players would deliver a positive statement of intent here but in the end all he took fr(...)

 Arda Turan of Barcelona scores against Borussia Mönchengladbach in the Champions League game  at Borussia-Park. Photograph: Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images

Champions League round-up: Barcelona battled back from a goal down and scored twice in the second half to beat hosts Borussia Mönchengladbach 2-1 in t(...)

Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring the equaliser with his team-mates during the Champions League match against PSG at the   Parc des Princes. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Livepic

PSG 1 Arsenal 1 This was one of those occasions when what was ostensibly a risky selection ended up feeling like a masterstroke. Arsène Wenger had be(...)