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Borussia Dortmund 1-1 Liverpool
76: Changes here - Firmino comes on for Lallana; Papastathopoulos replaces Bender while Pulisic is on for Aubameyang (1-1) #LFC— Liverpool FC (@LFC) April 7, 2016
76: Changes here - Firmino comes on for Lallana; Papastathopoulos replaces Bender while Pulisic is on for Aubameyang (1-1) #LFC
Inevitable things in lifeDeathTaxesAnd Liverpool conceding a corner ??????— Scotty T (@ScottGShore) April 7, 2016
Inevitable things in lifeDeathTaxesAnd Liverpool conceding a corner ??????
An entertaining first-half as the Jurgen Klopp's side lead his former club Borussia Dortmund 1-0 courtesy of an Origi strike.
17' Schmelzer makes a decent run down the left and opens up Liverpool's defence as Weigl puts a lofted pass in for the defender. Schmelzer plays a ball in the 18th area as Mkhitaryan comes steaming in but Sakho makes a goal threatening save.
It's all over in Dortmund it's finished Borussia Dortmund 1 Liverpool 1.
Two minutes to be added on after the 90.
Free kick to Liverpool just inside their own half.
Mignolet claims a high ball under pressure at the second attempt.
Sturridge dribbles past two Dortmund defenders but he tries to do too much and loses the ball.
Sturridge comes on to replace Origi for Liverpool.
Critical clearance from Milner after Smeltzer had run into space for Dortmund.
Sokratis earns a yellow card for Dortmund.
Reckless challenge from Moreno gives Dortmund a free kick.
Firmino replaces Lallana for Liverpool.
Double change from Dortmund as Pulisic replaces Aubamayeng and Sokratis replaces Bender.
Free kick in a dangerous area for Dortmund, Castro tries to dink it in but Liverpool deal with the threat.
Origi caught offside, free kick to Dortmund.
Origi runs out of pitch and gives Dortmund a goal kick.
Critical interception from Milner allows Liverpool to relieve the pressure.
Frantic to and fro here without any clear sights of goal.
Can's long ball for Coutinho is too heavy and Dortmund have a goal kick.
Big block from Sakho, ugly but effective defending.
Origi gets goalside of the defence but he is offside. Dortmund free kick.
Punched by Mignolet after Lovren skies the clearance, nervy from Liverpool.
A curler from Reus is well held by Mignolet, Liverpool survive.
Lovren fouls Smeltzer chance for Dortmund from the set piece.
Possession football from Dortmund for a spell.
Can from distance! Well over. Goal kick to Dortmund.
A hat-trick of saves from Weidenfeller maintains parity for Dortmund.
Weidenfeller gets down well to keep out a Coutinho shot. The danger isn't over and Coutinho hits another effort which is blocked.
A poor cross from Joe Allen ends a Liverpool attack, goal kick to Dortmund.
Hummels! Corner taken short before Hummels leapt above Lallana to head home the equaliser! 1-1. Dortmund hit back.
Lovren cuts out a ball meant for Reus and boots clear for Liverpool.
Milner has come out with the captain's armband as Joe Allen replaces Jordan Henderson at half time. Dortmund kick off after Sahin comes on for Dortmund as well.
Liverpool break and Origi was in and one on one with the keeper but Weidenfeller keeps the Belgian out and the half time whistle goes. The Dortmund keeper is booked for dissent after the whistle after an angry outburst aimed at the referee. Half time in Dortmund and its Borussia Dortmund 0 Liverpool 1.
Sakho clears from the corner eventually and Liverpool can breathe.
Critical block by Lovren to deny Aubameyang.
Durm shoots left footed from Distance but his shot lacks power and Mignolet gathers for Liverpool.
Four minutes to be added on at the end of the first half.
Yellow Card for Lallana after a late challenge on Smeltzer.
Liverpool lead but Dortmund look dangerous.
The Liverpool captain Henderson is down just outside the penalty area.
Scrappy defending from Dortmund sees first Clyne and Then Milner have shots blocked for the Reds.
Coutinho goes down in the Dortmund penalty area but the referee is unmoved.
Divock Origi! Flicked on for The Liverpool forward who holds off the defender and slots past Weidenfeller to give Liverpool the lead. 0-1 to Liverpool.
Aubameyang hits his shot straight at Mignolet in the Liverpool goal after a promising break.
Mkhitaryan slips with the goal begging, chance missed for Dortmund.
Lofted ball from Henderson is straight into Weidenfeller's hands.
Aubameyang stands over a free kick and he forces a save out of Mignolet in the Liverpool goal.
Liverpool's corner is punched clear as far as Moreno who blasts his shot over the Dortmund goal.
Origi wins Liverpool a corner.
Mkhitaryan wins the ball in an advance position but Dortmund fail to craft a chance.
Chance for Lovren from the free kick, ooh the defender should have scored from that free header. A clash of heads between Lovren and Weidenfeller has left the Dortmund keeper prone.
Clyne goes down and wins a free kick much to the crowds dismay.
Liverpool are under pressure at the moment, Dortmund are looking dangerous.
Huge defence from Sakho! His block kept the ball out of an empty Liverpool net before the defender makes two more clearances!
Milner brings down Mhkitaryan in a dangerous position and Liverpool half clear the free kick before Reus fires wide from outside the area.
Good run and pass from Hummels luckily, for Liverpool, only finds Mignolet.
Dortmund get forward before Lovren slams a clearance long.
Can goes into the book for a challenge on Mkhitaryan. Yellow card to the Liverpool man.
Lallana pounces on a loose ball before he is fouled and Liverpool may be able to get something going from the free kick.
Milner nearly finds Coutinho with a teasing through ball but the Dortmund keeper is first to the ball.
Moreno wins a free kick deep in the Liverpool half and the visitors can relieve the early pressure.
Liverpool seem to be sitting deep early on to soak up the expected early pressure from Dortmund.
Dortmund kick off and we are under way at the Signal Iduna.
The players are out on the field and Signal Iduna Park is an absolute cauldron of noise as usual.
Dortmund have been dynamic in attack this season and in this competition's previous round they put Liverpool's opponents from the past weekend, Spurs, to the sword and Sakho and Lovren will surely have their hands full tonight in the Liverpool defence.
Liverpool have brought Origi in for Sturridge presumably to enhance Liverpool's pressing game with the Belgian's pace and energy seen as highly valuable for the visitors.
Liverpool (4-2-3-1): Mignolet; Clyne, Lovren, Sakho, Moreno; Henderson, Can; Milner, Coutinho, Lallana; Origi.
Liverpool substitutes: Toure, Firmino, Sturridge, Allen, Ibe, Smith, Ward.
Dortmund (4-2-3-1): Weidenfeller; Piszczek, Hummels, Bender, Schmelzer; Weigl, Castro; Durm, Mkhitaryan, Reus; Aubameyang.
Dortmund substitutes: Burki, Sahin, Ginter, Leitner, Pulisic, Sokratis, Kagawa.
Team news now and Liverpool have kept faith with the starting XI that drew with Spurs at the weekend barring switching Sturridge for Origi up front while Dortmund see Mats Hummels return to central defence while Roman Weidenfeller replaces Roman Burki in goal for the German team.
Hello and welcome to our coverage of the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final First Leg between Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool FC from Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund.
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