It took just three minutes for the home side to break the deadlock at Anfield through youngster
Liverpool's second of the match came on the 29th minute from a free-kick won by
The cleverly worked set piece found Suarez unmarked in the area, who got the ball stuck under his feet before it was deflected into the path of Lucas who side-footed home into an open goal from six yards out.
A goalkeeping blunder allowed Liverpool to get its third of the match on 65 minutes when Carroll turned nicely on the ball before firing a routine shot from outside the area goalwards that Leno fumbled into the back of the net.
The visitor snatched a consolation through
Schalke director of sport