Watch Liverpool vs Roma : As Roma host Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League semi-final, The Telegraph look back at the 1984 European Cup final and the night of violence which marred the spectacle.
Liverpool are on the cusp of reaching a Champions League final against Real Madrid as they look to defend a three-goal lead against AS Roma in the Italian capital tonight.
Jurgen Klopp’s Reds blew away the Giallorossi at Anfield to race into a five-goal lead in the first leg of their semi-final tie, but two late goals gave Roma hope of a potential fightback.
They also have dismissed fears of ambushes from home fans after a gang of Ultras attacked Reds fan Sean Cox at Anfield last week, leaving him seriously injured.
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Liverpool take a 5-2 lead into Wednesday’s Champions League semi-final second-leg in Italy where Roma must repeat their 3-0 comeback against Barcelona in the previous round to deny the Merseyside club a place in the final.
Follow live coverage from the Champions League semi-final second leg as Liverpool take on Roma having won 5-2 in a thrilling match at Anfield.
“There are a few question marks still for me defensively and when they’re put under pressure. We’ve seen that recently, West Bromwich Albion, and a number of teams.
Roma seemed to function as nicely from this tie Whenever the Reds went 5-0 upward at Anfield, nevertheless they were able to shake some hope by the wreckage by scoring two overdue off aims, that means they could proceed through should they could acquire – since they did contrary to Barca – having a 3-0 scoreline.
Tahun ini, Radja berpeluang mempersembahkan gelar bagi Roma setelah berhasil lolos ke semifinal Liga Champions. Namun, upaya mereka melaju hingga ke final terbilang berat karena di leg pertama dipaksa menyerah 2-5 oleh Liverpool saat tampil di Anfield Stadium.