Real Madrid moved into the semifinals of the Champions League after its makeshift defence held on for a 0-0 second-leg draw with Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday to complete a 3-1 aggregate win.
The Spanish side will face Chelsea in the last four as it searches for its fifth Champions League title in eight years.
Liverpool, the 2019 Champions League winner, created enough chances in the opening 45 minutes to have turned the tie around but it ran out of ideas in the second half.
Jurgen Klopp had hoped that a disappointing Premier League campaign could be compensated for with some end of season European excitement but his side still looks well short of the thrills it produced in the past two seasons.
With no crowd at Anfield, this was never going to be a dramatic and emotional night like the memorable…