Liverpool 2-1 Juventus – UCL 2004/2005

05 April 2005 | Champions League | Quarter-Final

That this is the first competitive encounter between Liverpool and Juventus since 39 supporters died in the Heysel disaster 20 years ago.

The tragic events of 1985 are very much to the forefront tonight and will be marked before kick-off by the exchange of a Banner Of Friendship between the two sets of supporters, followed by a minute’s silence. One can only wonder what Boris Johnson and his Tory chums at The Spectator would make of it all …

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