Benfica salvaged pride at Anfield whereas Liverpool preserved dreams of a seventh European crown and unprecedented quadruple. Jürgen Klopp will consider it a decent exchange.
There was humility to Liverpool’s exit after the final whistle in comparison to jubilant scenes among Benfica fans who serenaded the classy Darwin Núñez and co following their late, VAR-shaped recovery.
Written by Andy Hunter at Anfield
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