Oct 22, 2014 at 7.45pm UK at ‚ÄčAnfield

0-3

 
FT(HT: 0-3)
Ronaldo (23'), Benzema (30', 41')
Kroos (36')
Result: Reds put to the sword by Real
Result: Reds put to the sword by Real
Liverpool find themselves on the receiving end of a 3-0 thrashing at the hands of Real Madrid in their Champions League Group B clash at Anfield.
Reaction
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: Mario Balotelli "trying very hard"
.Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers defends Mario Balotelli following the player's the shirt-swapping incident.
Oct 23, 14:35
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
Michael Owen: 'Putting all the blame on Mario Balotelli is harsh'
Michael Owen believes that it is "harsh" to put all the blame on Mario Balotelli following Liverpool's 3-0 defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Oct 23, 09:52
Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 4, 2014
Jordan Henderson gives Real Madrid credit after comfortable win over Liverpool
Jordan Henderson gives Real Madrid credit for beating Liverpool 3-0 at Anfield in last night's Champions League Group B game.
Oct 23, 09:34
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
Brendan Rodgers to "deal with" Mario Balotelli following shirt-swapping incident
Brendan Rodgers reveals that he will "deal with" Mario Balotelli following the striker's shirt-swapping incident against Real Madrid.
Oct 23, 07:45
A stoic-looking Brendan Rodgers ahead of Liverpool's game with Man City on August 25, 2014
Brendan Rodgers "proud" despite defeat
Brendan Rodgers praises Real Madrid for their "outstanding" display against his Liverpool side at Anfield last night.
Oct 23, 06:49
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League, group B, football match between Liverpool and Real Madrid at Anfield in Liverpool, northwest England, on October 22, 2014
Carlo Ancelotti hails 'best performance of Real Madrid's season'
Carlo Ancelotti says that Wednesday's 3-0 win away to Liverpool in the Champions League was Real Madrid's finest performance this season.
Oct 22, 23:36
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers gives the thumbs up during the Premier League match against Norwich on April 20, 2014
Brendan Rodgers explains Mario Balotelli substitution
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers explains his decision to substitute Mario Balotelli for the second half of his side's 3-0 defeat to Real Madrid.
Oct 22, 22:48
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League, group B, football match between Liverpool and Real Madrid at Anfield in Liverpool, northwest England, on October 22, 2014
Cristiano Ronaldo proud to finally score at Anfield
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo expresses his pride after scoring his first ever goal at Anfield in their 3-0 win over Liverpool.
Oct 22, 22:24
A stoic-looking Brendan Rodgers ahead of Liverpool's game with Man City on August 25, 2014
Brendan Rodgers refuses to condemn Liverpool performance
Brendan Rodgers refuses to criticise his Liverpool team after their 3-0 defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Oct 22, 22:03
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole looks at who impressed during Real Madrid's 3-0 victory over Liverpool in the Champions League.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Real Madrid's comfortable 3-0 victory over Liverpool in their Champions League match at Anfield this evening.
Match Report
Liverpool find themselves on the receiving end of a 3-0 thrashing at the hands of Real Madrid in their Champions League Group B clash at Anfield.
Live Commentary
Relive Real Madrid's commanding 3-0 victory over Liverpool in their Champions League Group B clash at Anfield.
HT Report
Liverpool are succumbing to a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Real Madrid in this evening's Champions League Group B clash at Anfield.
Team News
Mario Balotelli keeps his place in the Liverpool side for tonight's Champions League clash with Real Madrid at Anfield.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League Group B clash between Liverpool and Real Madrid at Anfield.
Build-up
Steven Gerrard #8 of Liverpool infront of the home fans after scoring the opening goal from a free kick during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield on September 27, 2014
Steven Gerrard: 'Liverpool players can rise to occasion of facing Real Madrid'
Steven Gerrard insists that his Liverpool teammates will rise to the occasion when they take on Real Madrid in the Champions League tonight.
Oct 22, 14:57
General View prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on March 26, 2014
Liverpool's Anfield scoreboard damaged due to high winds
Liverpool's scoreboard at Anfield suffers damage due to high winds from the tail-end of Hurricane Gonzalo.
Oct 22, 09:57
Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers arrives for the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 27, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Top-four Premier League finish remains our priority'
Brendan Rodgers says that his Liverpool players can earn legendary status with a victory against Real Madrid at Anfield this evening.
Oct 22, 07:03
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard (R) celebrates scoring a penalty against Tottenham on August 31, 2014
Steven Gerrard: 'I turned down Real Madrid'
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard reveals that he turned down the chance to join Real Madrid earlier in his career.
Oct 21, 20:57
Alvaro Arbeloa of Real Madrid CF controls the ball during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on September 28, 2013
Alvaro Arbeloa wary of Anfield atmosphere
Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa admits that he is wary of the Anfield atmosphere when his side visit Liverpool in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Oct 21, 19:58
Gareth Bale of Real Madrid celebrates scoring their second goal in extra time during the UEFA Champions League Final between Real Madrid and Atletico de Madrid at Estadio da Luz on May 24, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: Gareth Bale absence is 'meaningless'
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers claims that Gareth Bale's absence from their Champions League tie with Real Madrid will mean little because of their other attacking talents.
Oct 21, 19:47
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on April 27, 2014
Steven Gerrard: 'There's more to Real Madrid than Cristiano Ronaldo'
Liverpool skipper Steven Gerrard believes that there is more to Real Madrid than just Cristiano Ronaldo.
Oct 21, 19:43
Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers arrives for the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 27, 2014
Brendan Rodgers backs Liverpool to perform against Real Madrid
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers backs his team to improve on their recent performances when they host Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
Oct 21, 18:17
Dejected Steven Gerrard and Mario Balotelli of Liverpool after conceding the first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between FC Basel 1893 and Liverpool FC at St. Jakob Stadium on October 1, 2014
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard wants "maximum" performance against Real Madrid
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admits that his side must 'perform at their maximum' if they want to cause an upset against Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 17:01
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs Real Madrid CF at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on September 27, 2014
Carlo Ancelotti: 'Cristiano Ronaldo will thrive off negativity'
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti says that Cristiano Ronaldo will feed off Wednesday's "hostile" atmosphere in their Champions League clash with Liverpool.
Oct 21, 14:48
Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid celebrates with Gareth Bale after scoring Real's 3rd goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match  against Basel on September 16, 2014
Sergio Ramos, Gareth Bale out of Real Madrid squad for Liverpool match
Real Madrid name their squad for Wednesday's Champions League clash with Liverpool, and neither Gareth Bale nor Sergio Ramos have made it.
Oct 21, 13:29
Liverpool's Martin Skrtel celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Manchester City during the Premier League match on April 13, 2014
Martin Skrtel: 'Liverpool must improve'
Martin Skrtel admits that Liverpool will have to perform better than they did against QPR if they want to beat Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Oct 21, 13:23
John Barnes prepares for a TV interview during the Football Association's Royal Mail Stamp Launch at Wembley Stadium on May 8, 2013
John Barnes: 'Real Madrid are the biggest test for Liverpool'
John Barnes believes that Wednesday's visit of Real Madrid in the Champions League will be the 'biggest possible test' for former club Liverpool.
Oct 21, 12:52
Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Real Valladolid FC vs Real Madrid CF at Jose Zorilla stadium in Valladolid on May 7, 2014
Sergio Ramos ruled out for Real Madrid against Liverpool
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos is to miss Wednesday's Champions League clash with Liverpool at Anfield due to a calf problem.
Oct 21, 11:32
Rickie Lambert of Liverpool gestures during the pre season friendly match between Preston North End and Liverpool at Deepdale on July 19, 2014
Liverpool's Rickie Lambert relishing Real Madrid clash
Liverpool striker Rickie Lambert says that he is looking forward to facing Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Oct 21, 09:07
Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers arrives for the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 27, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'I would like to work in Spain in the future'
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers admits that he would like to manage in Spain in the future and has already started to learn the language.
Oct 21, 05:45
Liverpool's Martin Skrtel celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Chelsea during their Premier League match on December 29, 2013
Martin Skrtel: 'Cristiano Ronaldo is the best in the world'
Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel feels that his side will have to up their game when they come up against the "best in the world" in Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo.
Oct 21, 03:45
Simon Mignolet of Liverpool fails to prevent Eduardo Vargas of QPR scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match at Loftus Road on October 19, 2014
Dejan Lovren: 'Real Madrid will have it harder than Queens Park Rangers'
Dejan Lovren is confident that he and his Liverpool teammates will learn from their defensive mistakes against QPR in time to battle Real Madrid on Wednesday.
Oct 21, 01:06
Dejected Steven Gerrard and Mario Balotelli of Liverpool after conceding the first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between FC Basel 1893 and Liverpool FC at St. Jakob Stadium on October 1, 2014
Jamie Carragher wants Mario Balotelli dropped for Real Madrid visit
Jamie Carragher calls on Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers to drop Mario Balotelli for Wednesday's Champions League clash with Real Madrid.
Oct 21, 00:23
Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates scoring their third goal during the international friendly football match between Wales and Iceland at Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on March 5, 2014
Reports: Real Madrid's Gareth Bale to miss Liverpool clash
Reports suggest that an injury will rule Gareth Bale out of Real Madrid's Champions League clash against Liverpool.
Oct 20, 11:09
Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 4, 2014
Jordan Henderson: 'We must improve in all areas'
Jordan Henderson admits that Liverpool will have to improve all aspects of their game when they face Real Madrid in the Champions League at Anfield on Wednesday evening.
Oct 20, 09:28
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with his teammate Gareth Bale after scoring a penalty during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between Ludogorets Razgrad and Real Madrid at the Vassil Levski stadium in Sofia on October
Jordan Henderson not fearing Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson does not fear the visit of star-studded Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Oct 18, 23:17
A stoic-looking Brendan Rodgers ahead of Liverpool's game with Man City on August 25, 2014
Brendan Rodgers not thinking about Champions League clash against Real Madrid
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says that he isn't thinking about next week's Champions League match against Real Madrid due to this Sunday's QPR clash.
Oct 17, 15:08
Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid celebrates scoring their first goal in stoppage time during the UEFA Champions League Final between Real Madrid and Atletico de Madrid at Estadio da Luz on May 24, 2014
Report: Sergio Ramos to return for Liverpool trip
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos is reportedly due to return in time for their trip to Liverpool in the Champions League later this month.
Oct 8, 19:38



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City98103242825
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd96212241820
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs96211961320
4Chelsea95131710716
5Arsenal95131712516
6Watford94321517-215
7Newcastle UnitedNewcastle9423108214
8Burnley934289-113
9Liverpool93421416-213
10Southampton933389-112
11Huddersfield TownHuddersfield9333710-312
12Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom9243710-310
14Leicester CityLeicester92341214-29
15Swansea CitySwansea9225610-48
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
17Stoke CityStoke92251020-108
18Everton9225718-118
19Bournemouth9216613-77
20Crystal Palace9108219-173