train Jurgen Klopp He faces elimination from the Europa League with Liverpool FC. The Reds suffered a shock 0-3 (0-1) defeat in the first leg of their quarter-final against Atalanta Bergamo on Thursday night at their Anfield Road stadium. After two goals from Gianluca Scamacca (38th and 61st minutes), Mario Pasalic (83rd) also scored shortly before the end.

That's all Liverpool ahead of a very, very difficult task in the second leg on Thursday next week. Last weekend, the Reds lost their Premier League lead to Arsenal after a 2-2 draw against Manchester United.

Klopp initially had goalscorers in his starting eleven Mohamed Salah He resigned, as did RB Leipzig's former Bundesliga professional Dominik Szoboszlai. They both reached the breaking point. To the disappointment of LFC fans, they could no longer avoid defeat. At the start of the match they had already protested with a large banner against the planned increase in ticket prices for the residents of Liverpool.

After a home defeat, former European Cup champions AC Milan will also find it difficult to reach the semi-finals. In a duel in the Italian Serie A, Milan suffered a 0-1 (0-1) defeat against AS Roma. Gianluca Mancini scored the only goal of the game.

On the contrary, Benfica Lisbon, led by coach Roger Schmidt, beat Olympique Marseille at home. The Portuguese won 2:1 (1:0). Rafa Silva (16th) and Argentine world champion Ángel di María (52nd) scored the home team's goals, while former BVB professional Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (67th) scored the visitors' goals from the Marseilles.