Maribor 0 – Liverpool 7
It was a game Liverpool needed to win, and they did so in some style.
The Reds made Champions League history on Tuesday night beating Maribor 7-0.
The match was over as a contest at the break. Roberto Firmino and Philippe Coutinho scored early doors, before Mohamed Salah bagged a first half double.
In the second half Firmino notched his second of the game. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (first Liverpool goal) and Trent Alexander-Arnold found the target at the death.
Jurgen Klopp’s surprise highlight
In his post match interview after the Maribor game, Jurgen Klopp made some attention grabbing statements.
When he was asked about the Firmino-Salah goal and to name the goalscorer, Klopp said “I don’t care”.
Klopp also used the “I don’t care” line when asked about Liverpool scoring seven goals in Slovenia.
Instead, the German boss showered praie on his team for their pressing against Maribor. Klopp said he could have celebrated the team’s pressing like a goal.
Watch Klopp’s post match comments after the Maribor game below.
Also see: Liverpool’s shock man of the match v Maribor.