“Let me say it like this, if I still have 50 after the group stage, then even if I’ve still got the most wins in Europe as a Liverpool manager then everybody will hate that,” he said. LASK, in the biggest game in their history, took full advantage as they flew out of the blocks and scored through Florian Flecker’s expertly taken strike from a well-rehearsed corner.
The hosts fell behind against TSC but steadied the ship to kick off their bid for another deep European run with victory
The Europa League Group C clash sees Ibrox host opponents from LaLiga
We will come to see this European campaign as Jurgen Klopp’s gap year; an unexpected detour around unfamiliar continental venues in readiness for next year’s Champions League return.