Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool (1-0) | UEFA Champions League Highlights

Holders, Liverpool, tasted a rare Champions League defeat in the opening leg of their last 16 encounter with Atletico Madrid, after an early strike from Saul was enough to split the two sides in Spain.

A lack of an away goal may be costly for Liverpool, but who could forget their impressive Anfield comeback against Barcelona last season? The second leg may be Liverpool’s irresistable force against Atletico’s immovable objects; an Atletico away goal could prove to be the key to progressing.

An early Saúl Ñíguez strike gives Atletico Madrid the advantage against Champions League holders Liverpool in their last 16 first leg encounter at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium.

BT Sport

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