Liverpool’s 5-0 win was the biggest ever by an English club away to Italian opposition in European competition.
Atalanta’s defeat was the second-biggest ever by an Italian side on home soil in European competition, after Roma’s 7-1 Champions League loss to Bayern Munich in October 2014.
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The first arrived after he outmanoeuvred the Atalanta defender off his inside shoulder, and despite being man-handled in the box he conjured up a composed finish.
The No. 20’s performance and two sublime finishes epitomised the Reds’ free-flowing performance which oozed confidence and conviction from across the park, with Liverpool able to mop up a number of attacks from the hosts.