Wed, 15 Sep 2021 21:05:58 GMT
The Kop issued a reminder of Istanbul before kick off with a banner that read: “25/05/05 - There are places I remember”. And, if Milan had not been traumatised enough by the events of 16 years ago, Liverpool delivered another on the pitch with three goals, another comeback and a valuable Champions League victory. There are high expectations for Group B and the opener exceeded them.
Jürgen Klopp’s side recovered from the shock of trailing at half-time to take maximum points courtesy of Jordan Henderson’s immaculate half volley. Milan impressed once they recovered from an early siege but ultimately greater European experience in the Liverpool ranks told as they regained control of the tie.
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