Champions League is finally back at Anfield after three years of absence and the 5-time champions are set to kickstart their European campaign against La Liga heavyweights Sevilla in a group stage encounter. Liverpool had a painful outcome when these two sides met last year in Europa League final where Liverpool lost 3-1 despite leading at half-time. Tonight’s Anfield outing was an opportunity to seek a revenge as well as shake off Saturday’s disastrous defeat (5-0) against Manchester City and bounce back. The Redmen, however, failed to turn things around completely as the game ended in all square after full-time.
Below are the Liverpool players rated from the fixture.
Loris Karius: 6
Klopp has decided to play the German custodian in European fixtures ahead of Simon Mignolet who has shown massive improvement since January. Karius already featured once this season during Liverpool’s 4-0 triumph over Arsenal. He had a nervy outing against the Gunners but did well with his…