Zenit vs. Liverpool: 6 Things We Learned in Reds' Defeat

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Zenit vs. Liverpool: 6 Things We Learned in Reds' Defeat
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Liverpool failed to secure a good result in their UEFA Europa League Round of 32 first leg, as they ended up on the wrong end of a 2-0 scoreline to Zenit St. Petersburg. It was a hard game for the Reds to make headway in, and manager Brendan Rodgers will need to take a few lessons from the game.

Despite the Reds enjoying spells where they had more possession than their hosts, chances on goal were few and far between, with the majority falling to the misfiring Luis Suarez, who had a particularly off day in front of goal.

Hulk got the scoring going with a thunderbolt from range, before Sergey Semak scored the second just two minutes later.

The Reds have it all to do now in the second leg at Anfield in a week. Here are six things we can take from the game.

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