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Liverpool vs Barcelona Live Score and commentary, ICC 2016 football

Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona Mane 15', Origi 48', Grujic 90+2' Mascherano (OG) 47'
Updated: 06 August 2016 23:41 IST - Published: 06 August 2016 21:16 IST
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90+2'  The ref blows the whistle to bring the game to an end. What a massive boost of confidence this will be for the Reds! Mane was a constant nuisance to the opposition defenders, and Lovren was absolutely huge in defence. Barcelona were comprehensively beaten. The Catalan giants had poor starts to both halves of the game, and Klopp's men took advantage ruthlessly. The German will be delighted by the display all around from his team. Luis Enrique won't be quite so impressed with his team's performance today, but he won't be overly concerned either. This was only their third game of preseason.

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90+2'  Goal for Marko Grujic! What a magnificent header to put the ball in the top right corner. Assist by Markovic. That goal was made in Serbia.

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90+1'  Dejan Lovren hobbles off the field after picking up what looks like a muscle strain. That will surely worry his manager.

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90'  There will be two minutes of added time to play.

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89'  Even at this late stage of the game, Liverpool's attackers are showing admirable work ethic to still apply pressure high up the field.

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87'  Foul by Iniesta on Henderson. Nothing serious. Not a threatening position.

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84'  Barcelona free kick on the right of the box. Rakitic curls it into the box, but Stewart is able to clear.

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82'  Klavan and Lovren look like a solid pairing at centre back. They communicate and cover for each other quite well.

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79'  Barcelona have only two men in their own half. They're trying everything they can to redeem the situation they find themselves in.

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77'  Alfaro fires a low ball into the box, but Henderson manages to get it clear. Nothing of not happened from the resulting corner.

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75'  Luis Suarez, Denis Suarez and Messi off for Mujica, Alfaro and Samper.

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74'  Another block by Lovren. This time from a shot by Messi. Lovren has been a wall at the heart of the Liverpool defence tonight.

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72'  Grujic, Markovic and Ings are in for Mane, Wijnaldum and Firmino.

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71'  Mane beats four defenders in and around the Barcelona box. He tries to curl it in with his left foot, but the ball goes wide.

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70'  More pressure from Barcelona. Liverpool have all eleven players in their own half.

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68'  Munir finds his way into the box and fires a shot at goal, but Lovren is able to block it.

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65'  As of now, Liverpool have had 2 shots on target, while Barca have 3.

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64'  Barcelona have been putting Liverpool under constant attacking pressure over the last five minutes, but again, nothing significant comes of it.

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63'  Barcelona are looking a bit more frantic now. They're desperate to pull one back and get back into the game.

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58'  Barcelona had a decent spell of possession in the Liverpool half, but were unable to penetrate the defence and cause any trouble. A lot of sideways passing.

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56'  Liverpool players are covering every blade of grass on the field. Klopp's favoured high-pressing tactics are clearly at work here. 

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53'  Firmino found himself in acres of space. He went one on one against Bravo and tried to curl it in, but it went just wide.

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51'  Stewart tries to whip the ball in from the right, but Bravo gets to it first.

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48'  Yet another! Stewart wins the ball and plays Origi through. He has no trouble slotting it in. 2 goals in 30 seconds for Liverpool.

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47'  Another goal for Liverpool! Mane finds Henderson in the box, who simply had to tap it in. It took a deflection off Mascherano on its way in. Own goal.

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45'  Claudio Bravo has taken Ter Stegen's place between the sticks and Roberto is on for Vidal. Can, Lallana and Coutinho off for Stewart, Hederson and Origi.

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45'  And we're back in action. Barcelona start the second half from the centre of the field. Changes have been made on both sides.

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45+1'  Half time. Liverpool dominated in the early stages of the first half, but Barcelona stepped up their game before too long, and started to find their rhythm. Both teams have had chances that should've been converted, but weren't. The second half is perfectly set up to be a hugely entertaining one. Mane is clearly Liverpool's biggest threat, while Munir, Suarez and Messi are causing problems for the Liverpool defence with their movement. As it stands, Sadio Mane's goal is the only difference between the teams.

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45'  The fourth official indicates there will be one minute of added time.

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45'  Foul by Munir on Clyne. Lovren hoofs the free kick upfield, but only manages to find a defender.

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42'  James Milner comes off for Alberto Moreno.

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41'  Munir finds Luis Suarez with a cross. Suarez whacks an effort on goal, but Mignolet reacts quickly to keep it out.

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38'  Lallana shows some slick feet to find a way out of a crowded place. He manages to find Coutinho, who is called offside.

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36'  Dejan Lovren makes a brilliant tackle on Suarez, who was in the Liverpool box. Surely a goal saving tackle by the Croatian.

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34'  Coutinho and Firmino interchange a few passes, making their way into the Barcelona box. The ball falls to Mane, but he is unable to do anything threatening with it this time.

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32'  Coutinho cuts his way into the box from the left and fires a shot, but it goes high.

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29'  Turan should've scored with a rebound shot with Mignolet out of the way, but Milner managed to deflect the shot wide.

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28'  Barcelona seem to have stepped it up over the last ten minutes. They're keeping the ball better now, and passing with more intent. Possession is now 30-70 in favour of the Spaniards.

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26'  Free kick to Barcelona, as Firmino fouled Busquets. Messi tries to put the ball in the box, but Mignolet came out and grabbed it before anybody else could get to it.

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23'  Suarez finds Messi, who takes a shot from inside the Liverpool box, but his effort is denied by the post. Mignolet was comprehensively beaten. That was the first move of any real danger from Barca.

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22'  Clyne loses the ball rather cheaply to Munir, who finds Messi, but nothing comes of the move.

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21'  Possession stands at 50-50 right now, but it's Liverpool who have clearly been the bigger threat so far. Barcelona haven't been able to do much with the ball.

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20'  Mane cuts in from the right flank and finds Lallana in the box, who was promptly dispossessed.

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18'  Liverpool corner. Coutinho swings it in, but Mathieu is first to get to it with a header to clear.

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15'  Goal! Sadio Mane scores. Firmino plays the ball to Lallana in the box, who finds Mane. Ter Stegen never had a chance against that rocket of a shot.

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14'  Clyne gets the better of Munir to whip a cross into the box, which goes straight to the defender, who snuffed the danger out immediately.

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10'  Busquets tries to release Turan with a through ball into the box, but he wasn't able to get to the ball in time. Goal kick.