On October 21, Leipzig defeated Istanbul 2-0 and won the first Champions League victory in the new season. After the game, Leipzig striker Poulsen affirmed the team's performance and said that he was very happy in Leipzig.
Poulsen: "We performed very well in the first half and created some good opportunities. Of course we also have the opportunity to score more goals. Even if our performance (in the second half) did not improve, we were very satisfied with the final result. . Winning is the most important thing!"
"I am very happy that everything is going well for me right now and my own game time has come. I have had a good time in Leipzig and I hope this state of affairs will continue.