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(LIVE) Champions League: Roma vs Liverpool

FULLL TIME!!!! Roma 4-2 Liverpool (6-7agg) Liverpool meet Real Madrid in the final.
 
90+4′   GOOOOOAAAALLLLL!!!! Nainggolan (Roma) scores from the spot.  Roma 4-2 Liverpool (6-7agg)
 
90+4′   PENALTY!!!! Roma get a penalty.
 
88′ SUBSTITUTION!!!! Solanke is on for Firmino.
 
86′ GOOOOOAAAAALLLLL!!!! Roma are still keeping their hope alive as Nainggolan puts them ahead. Roma 3-2 Liverpool (5-7agg)
 
84′ YELLOW CARD!!!! Manolas goes into the book.
 
84′ Yellow card!!! (Liverpool) Andrew Robertson
 
83′ SUBSTITUTION!!!! (Liverpool) Mane is replaced by Klavan.
 
79′ WIDE!!! Dzeko volleys wide from a corner kick. Roma are still hopeful for a miracle tonight.
 
77′ YELLOW CARD!!!! Florenzi (Roma) goes into the book after an awful challenge.
 
75′ Substitution!!! (Roma) Stephan El Shaarawy Mirko Antonucci
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69′ Substitution!!! (Roma) Daniele De Rossi is out for Maxime Gonalons

68′ OVER!!!! Dzeko blasts his volley well over the top of the bar.

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68′ SAVE!!! Firmino (Liverpool) gets the ball at the right flank of the box before firing at goal bu Alisson blocks for throw-in.

 
56′ OVER!!! Dzeko (Roma) heads over the bar from Kolarov’s cross.

54′ STATS!!! Roma v Liverpool is now the highest scoring Champions League semi-final ever with 11 goals so far.

53′ SUBSTITUTION!!!! (Roma) Under is on for Pellegrini

52′ GOOOALLLLLLL!!!! Dzeko levels for the hosts increase the pace of the game. Roma 2-2 Liverpool (4-7agg)

 
46′ We are back for the second half!!!!
 
HALF TIME!!!!! It’s Roma 1-2 Liverpool (3-7agg) Roma have to score five more goals here tonight to reach the final.
 
44′ YELLOW CARD!!!! (Liverpool) Dejan Lovren goes into the book.
 
40′ 40′ PENALTY CLAIM!!! El Shaarawy goes down in the area but there appears to be little contact from Alexander-Arnold. The referee waves appeals away.
 
36′ BLOCKED!!!! Manolas (Roma) blocks from Firmino to knock the ball to safety.
 
35′ WOOD WORK!!!!  El Shaarawy releases a shot from 25 yards but it deflects beyond Karius and against the foot of the post.
28′ OVER!!!! De Rossi attacks a set-piece with his head but he hits his effort over the bar.

25′ GOOOOOAAAAALLLLLL!!!! Liverpool are back ahead with Georginio Wijnaldum nodding home. Roma 1-2 Liverpool (3-7agg)

25′ CHANCE!!!! Alisson denies Mane his second of the night after the goalkeeper parries his effort out for a corner kick.

 
17′ WIDE! Milner’s cross iscleared away, but falls to Mane who hits his effort wide.
 
15′ OWN GOOOALLLLLLL!!!! Roma equalizes after the ball hits Milner from Lovren’s clearance and into his own net. Roma 1-1 Liverpool (3-6agg)
 
14′ SAVE! Salah cuts inside from the right and curls low, but Alisson saves.
 
9′ GOOOOOOAAAAAAAALLLLL!!!! Mane puts Liverpool ahead against the run of play. After Roma gave the ball away at the centre line, Roberto Firmino  picks it up, races towards goal before releasing Saido Mane to gets it past Alisson. Roma 0-1 Liverpool (2-6agg)
 
7′ POSSESSION!!! It’s Roma 76-24 Liverpool.
 
1′ WIDE!!!! Roma are trying to get an early lead here as El Shaarawy gets the ball into the centre and Dzeko beats Van Dijk in the air, but the ball goes wide.
 
GAME ON…….
 
Subs: Simon Mignolet, Nathaniel Clyne, Ragnar Klavan, Alberto Moreno, Danny Ings, Dominic Solanke, Ben Woodburn.
 
Liverpool (4-3-3): Loris Karius, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Dejan Lovren, Virgil van Dijk, Andrew Robertson, Georginio Wijnaldum, Jordan Henderson, James Milner, Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane.

Subs: Lukasz Skorupski, Juan Jesus, Ceniz Under, Maxime Gonalons, Bruno Peres, Gerson, Mirko Antonucci.
 
Roma (4-3-3): Alisson, Alessandro Florenzi, Kostas Manolas, Federico Fazio, Aleksandar Kolarov, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Daniele De Rossi, Radja Nainggolan, Patrik Schick, Edin Dzeko, Stephan El Shaarawy.
 
The team news are in….

Roma are hosting Liverpool in the second leg encounter of the semi final of this year’s Champions League tonight.

Liverpool are going into the match with a 5-2 lead from the first leg.

The match starts at 7:45pm.