Liverpool defeated FC Gomel 1-0 in a UEFA Europa League third-qualifying round, first-leg clash in what was Brendan Rodgers' first game in charge.
The Premier League side's victory came thanks to a second-half strike from Stewart Downing.
Inter Milan eased to a 3-0 first-leg win over Hajduk Split thanks to first-half strikes from Wesley Sneijder and Yuto Nagatomo, while substitute Coutinho completed the scoring in the 73rd minute.
Last season's finalist Athletic Bilbao survived a first-half scare to beat Slaven Koprivnica 3-1 at the San Mames.
Elsewhere, French side Marseille could only draw 1-1 with Turkish outfit Eskisehirspor. The Ligue 1 side took the lead early in the second half through André-
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Heerenveen was the night's biggest winner - defeating visitor Rapid Bucharest 4-0, while last season's UEFA Champions League quarter-finalist, Apoel Nicosia, needed an 80th-minute goal from substitute
UEFA Europa League
Malaga has been able to reduce its suspension from competing in European competitions to one year.