Liverpool reached the 2018 Champions League final and will play Real Madrid after seeing off Roma with an incredible 7-6 aggregate win.
Roma 4-2 Liverpool (6-7 agg)
Champions League Semi-Final Second Leg, Anfield
April 24, 2018
Goals: Milner OG 15’, Dzeko 52’, Nainggolan 86’, 90+3′; Mane 9’, Wijnaldum 26’
The Reds returned to the historic scene of European Cup triumphs No. 1 & No. 4 looking to keep dreams of winning their sixth alive and kicking.
The travelling Kop were in great numbers and fine voice in the away end which was decorated with all the usual magnificent banners—and a special one for Sean Cox.
A crazy night got off to the perfect start when Sadio Mane finished a counter-attack, turning Roma’s task from improbable to impossible.
Cue wild scenes in the away end…
Edin Dzeko made it 2-2 just after half-time before Radja Nainggolan ensured of a nervy finish with a quick-fire brace in the final five minutes.
But Klopp’s men held on to reach an eighth European Cup final, prompting fantastic scenes of celebration with the whole squad at the final whistle.
The heroes shared the moment with travelling Kop…
The boss loved every second, reaping the rewards for his fine work…
A couple of Liverpool legends joined in, with some fantastic memories of their own no doubt rekindled by the amazing scenes.
Celebrations will go on long into the night both in Rome and at home as Kopites continue to dream of a sensational sixth European Cup success.
Bring on Real Madrid!