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Benfica blown away by first-half PSG burst

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Paris Saint-Germain indicated that they are genuine contenders to win this season's Champions League with a stunning first-half display in a 3-0 win against Benfica in their Group C match on Wednesday. 

Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring on October 2, 2013 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris

Superbly-worked goals scored by Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marquinhos and another effort by the Swede had PSG 3-0 up within half an hour, and a shell-shocked Benfica never looked capable of recovering.

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