Liverpool 4-3 Salzburg: Key stats as Reds make amends following collapse

Liverpool 4-3 Salzburg: Key stats as Reds make amends following collapse

Liverpool's habit of fashioning European theatre very nearly proved their undoing as a first-half performance full of swagger gave way to a nightmarish spell after the break. In little over 20 match minutes, the Reds surrendered a three-goal advantage they had so sublimely built, leaving stunned supporters fearing the worst. But soon the cogs of the winning machine started turning again, with Mohamed Salah striking the decisive blow to get the reigning champions off the mark. This wasn't quite the …
Group C awaits for Liverpool in the Champions League

Group C awaits for Liverpool in the Champions League

The wait is finally over and Liverpool now know who they’ll face in the group stages of the Champions League as they hope to reach another European final. Drawn in Group C, Klopp’s side find themselves alongside Paris Saint-Germain, Napoli and Red Star Belgrade in one of the toughest groups of the competition while Manchester City have a pretty straightforward looking run to the knockout stages. Ask any Liverpool fan prior to the draw and most would have said they …
Know Your Group: Liverpool's Champions League Opponents

Know Your Group: Liverpool's Champions League Opponents

Now that all of the gnashing of teeth from May’s race for a Top 4 position is a distant memory and August’s ulcer inducing playoff with Hoffenheim is over we get to finally enjoy the Champions League group stages.  We are going to enjoy this right..?  OK, let’s be honest, you’ll need to pound a few pints just to get through the manager’s pre-match press conference. You’re stressed out.  We get it.  But, now that the group stage draw is …