Liverpool Defeated Thanks to Two first half Goals
Many were expecting Liverpool to grab all three points from their encounter with Red star Belgrade at the marakana. The visitors went into the game with full confidence and odds backing them to replicate the 4-0 win recorded at Anfield in the previous fixture.
Coming from the back of a the weekend draw with Arsenal, they started the encounter in lackluster fashion and were punished in the 21st minute as Milan Pavkov headed home his sides first of the night and also adding the second 7 minutes later with a powerful shot.
The Reds found themselves trailing by two Goals on the stroke Halftime.
A comeback seems to be far off for the reds as the trio of Mohammed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadie mane failed to inspire with their first shot on target registered in the 70th minutes.
The match ended as the host recorded a surprise win over Liverpool despite been underdogs going into the match.
The lost saw Liverpool drop down to second in the table after PSG drew with Napoli. Putting their Qualification into jeopardy.