Liverpool faced Real Madrid once again for the Champions League group stages. They may have lost again, however, this time it was more bearable.
The Reds must have been focusing more on the weekend match again Chelsea because they left Gerrard, Sterling, Balotelli and Henderson on the bench. The lack of sufficient strikers could be used as an excuse as to why Liverpool were unable to score any goals.
Benzema scored the only goal of the only goal of the match in the 27th minute. Liverpool did, however, give Real Madrid quite a run for their win which kept the scoreline to minimum.
Liverpool are three points off second place in group B. If they’re going to go further, they need to fight harder!