There were four goals, a missed penalty, a red card and a managerial dismissal as the Champions League group stages returned to Anfield last night.
They could only manage a 2-all draw against Sevilla.
Roberto Firmino missed a penalty for the Merseysiders.
John Stones was the unlikely hero for Manchester City in Rotterdam, scoring twice in a 4-nil demoltion of Feyenoord to open up Group F.
Harry Kane twice found the net for Tottenham as they banished their Wembley hoodoo with a 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund.
Elsewhere in Group H, Cristiano Ronaldo twice found the net in a 3-nil win at home to APOEL Nicosia.
Arsenal begin life in the Europa League tonight with the visit of Cologne to the Emirates.
That kicks off at 8.05.
Everton are in Bergamo to face Atalanta in their opening Group E game from 6.