Liverpool 3-0 NK Maribor UEFA Champions League November 01 2017
Liverpool beat NK Maribor 3-0 on 1 November, 2017, to move closer towards the Champions League knockout stages for the first time since 2008-09.
The Merseyside team dominated the first half of the game registering 83% ball possession but were unable to break down a resolute Slovenian side.
Liverpool went a head a through Mohamed Salah who broke the deadlock in the second half with a flicked finish.James Milner however failed to double the lead in the 53rd minute when his penalty was saved by Maribor goalkeeper, Jasmin Handanovic.
Germany midfielder Emre Can later double Liverpool’s lead when he curled the ball from the edge of the box and Daniel Sturridge scored late in the game to seal the win.