FC Porto
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Liverpool
2018/02/14 | 21:45 |  UEFA Champions League | Estadio do Dragao, Porto |  Full Time
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FC Porto Liverpool
  • 0 Goals 5 25' Sadio Mane
    29' Mohamed Salah
    53' Sadio Mane
    69' Roberto Firmino
    85' Sadio Mane
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  • FULL TIME: FC PORTO 0-5 LIVERPOOL. What a performance and Liverpool bag five away goals.

  • 90'

    We will have two minutes of time added on for stoppages, as the Liverpool fans are in full voice, with "You'll never walk alone."

  • 89'

    Sadly the Stadium is emptying out now.

  • 86'

    FC PORTO 0-5 LIVERPOOL.

  • 85'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, MANE! He gets his hat-trick! A stunning goal after a good pass from Salah ends a stunning performance by Liverpool!

  • 83'

    Mane misses out on a hat-trick, as his shot after another good attack go over the top.Close!

  • 82'

    Van Dijk wins a free-kick after he has his shirt tucked.

  • 80'

    We now have a double change for Liverpool. Ings and Gomez is on the park to replace Firmino and Alexander-Arnold, respectively.

  • 78'

    Another Firmino header flies over the top, as Liverpool takes control.

  • 75'

    With 15 minutes to go we have a few changes. Soares is replaced by Paciencia for Porto, while Henderson is replaced by Matip for Liverpool.

  • 72'

    FC PORTO 0-4 LIVERPOOL. The Liverpool Fab Three, have almost secured them a place in the next round of this Competition, but it's not over yet. We also still have the return leg to come.

  • 69'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, FIRMINO! Mane steals the ball after he has his shirt tucked. He goes forward and somehow they get the ball into the box, for Firmino to fires home the fourth. BRILLIANT!

  • 66'

    Van Dijk takes his eye off the ball, as he tackles Corona. That could have been the start of a disaster for The Reds. He concedes a corner.

  • 64'

    Liverpool is at it again and this time Alexander-Arnold crosses it for Firmino, who cannot quite get there.

  • 60'

    Liverpool lead by three, with a half an hour to go.

  • 53'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, MANE! What a magnificent counter attack from Liverpool. Once again it's a Firmino backheel that sends Salah away and after a one-two with Firmino, Mane finishes it on the rebound.

  • 59'

    Marega has a shot at goal, but it's a easy clearance for Karius.

  • 56'

    FC PORTO 0-3 LIVERPOOL. The counter attack was always going to be Liverpool's strength.

  • 53'

    Milner is warned again for yet another late challenge on Pereira.

  • 51'

    It is then Corona's turn to get away with a challenge on Robertson.

  • 49'

    Milner is lucky to get away with a very late challenge.

  • 48'

    Otavio has now been replaced by Corona for Porto.

  • 47'

    We have no changes to either team at the break, while the rain continues.

  • 46'

    Kick off! We are underway in the second half.

  • HALF TIME: FC PORTO 0-2 LIVERPOOL. Liverpool lead at the break in a half that has flown by. Liverpool have two away goals. Can they keep Porto out in the second half?

  • 45'

    We will have one minute of time added on for stoppages.

  • 43'

    Porto misses another chance as Otavio sends a low shot wide.

  • 41'

    Firmino tries his luck from 30 meters, but it goes over the top.

  • 39'

    This is looking far too easy for Liverpool. Are we going to have the same twist as in recent games against the bigger teams?

  • 35'

    Porto win a corner, but they mess it up and almost concede a goal on the counter attack.

  • 29'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, SALAH! Milner fires a shot at goal but it hits the post. Once again it does not happen for the Porto keeper, as it bounces in Salah's path who gently slots it into the net. Two away goals now!

  • 32'

    FC PORTO 0-2 LIVERPOOL.

  • 25'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, MANE! A huge error by the young Porto keeper after a good build up. Wijnaldum set that up for Mane, but Jose Sa should have saved it, instead it went past him.

  • 25'

    Both teams are still feeling each other out here a bit. Who will get the first goal?

  • 23'

    Firmino goes down in the box after a good build up, but somehow Marcano gets a boot to it.

  • 21'

    Salah with space on his side, tries to find Mane, but the shot at goal is deflected for a corner. The corner is cleared and they win another, but that too is cleared.

  • 18'

    The Reds have obviously been practicing their long range passes and Van Dijk especially have tried exploiting it.

  • 19'

    Liverpool win a free-kick after Mane is brought down by Marega.

  • 15'

    The game is starting to open up now.

  • 13'

    Roberson tries a long range shot, but it powers over the bar.

  • 10'

    Porto is very close as Otavio's shot is deflected for a corner. It only just floated over. Shaky defense again from Liverpool. The corner is cleared.

  • 7'

    Both Van Dijk and Marega challenges for a header and Van Dijk comes off second best! Strange!

  • 5'

    The first corner of the game is awarded to Porto. Telles takes the kick but it is cleared.

  • 2'

    Liverpool control an early spell of possession.

  • 1'

    Kick off! We are off here in a very very wet Porto, as Daniele Orsato starts proceedings.

  • 0'

    TEAM LIVERPOOL: Karius, Alexander-Arnold, Van Dijk, Lovren, Robertson, Milner, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Mane, Salah, Firmino. Substitutes: Mignolet, Matip, Moreno, Gomez, Lallana, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ings.

  • 0'

    TEAM PORTO: Jose Sa, Ricardo, Reyes, Marcano, Alex Telles, Herrera, Sergio Oliveira, Otavio, Brahimi, Marega. Substitutes: Casillas, Maxi Pereira, Osorio, Oliver, Corona, Waris, Goncalo Paciencia.

  • 0'

    Emre Can will miss this game for Liverpool, as he is currently serving a suspension.

  • 0'

    Our Referee is Daniele Orsato from Italy.

  • 0'

    We expect a late decision on the availability of Porto's Vincent Aboubakar, who did not practice with the team over the last few day.

  • 0'

    Porto have not been beaten in their last 23 matches. They have also only had one defeat in the group stage of this Competition, when they went down to Besiktas.

  • 0'

    Jurgen Klopp has decided to take a full squad of 25 players to Portugal and they will travel to Spain for a training camp following this match.

  • 0'

    Hello and welcome to our live coverage of this UEFA Champions League round of 16 clash between FC Porto and Liverpool, from the Estadio do Dragao .

Team Line-ups
FC Porto Liverpool
  • Ivan Marcano
  • Yacine Brahimi
  • Moussa Marega
  • Jose Sa
  • Alex Telles
  • Hector Herrera
  • Ricardo Pereira
  • Diego Reyes
  • Otavio
  • Sergio Oliveira
  • Tiquinho Soares
  • 5
  • 8
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 16
  • 21
  • 23
  • 25
  • 27
  • 29
  • 1
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 9
  • 11
  • 14
  • 19
  • 26
  • 66
  • Loris Karius
  • Virgil van Dijk
  • Georginio Wijnaldum
  • Dejan Lovren
  • James Milner
  • Roberto Firmino
  • Mohamed Salah
  • Jordan Henderson
  • Sadio Mane
  • Andrew Robertson
  • Trent Alexander-Arnold
Substitutions
  • Iker Casillas
  • Maxi Pereira
  • Yordan Osorio
  • Oliver Torres
  • Goncalo Paciencia
  • Jesus Manuel Corona
  • Majeed Waris
  • 1
  • 2
  • 4
  • 10
  • 14
  • 17
  • 18
  • 12
  • 18
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 28
  • 32
  • Joseph Gomez
  • Alberto Moreno
  • Adam Lallana
  • Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
  • Simon Mignolet
  • Danny Ings
  • Joel Matip

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