Real Madrid moved closer to reaching the quarter-finals of the European Champions League by beating Liverpool 5-2 in the first leg of the final price on Tuesday.
Liverpool kicked off the exciting Anfield Stadium with two goals, signing Uruguayan Darwin Nunez and Egyptian Mohamed Salah in the 4th and 14th minutes respectively.
However, the royal team recorded a stunning comeback, scoring five full goals from Brazilian Vinicius Jr. (two goals) in the 21st and 36th minutes, his compatriot Eder Militao in the 48th minute and Frenchman Karim Benzema. 56th and 67th minutes.
Real Madrid took a giant step towards qualifying for the next round and continued their title defense campaign before hosting Liverpool in the second leg three weeks later.