The Champions of Europe got their pre-season underway with their annual friendly game against Tranmere Rovers at Prenton Park.

Both teams have progressed rapidly in the years that this friendly has been played, as has the interest in the match.

The stadium was sold out as Liverpool, who played 23 players in total, included a cameo striker’s role for goalkeeper Dan Atherton in the second half!

The Reds ran out 6-0 winners thanks to goals from Nathaniel Clyne, Rhian Brewster (2), Curtis Jones, Divock Origi and Bobby Duncan.

Here’s what we learned from the game: