Roma had control of the first nine minutes of its UEFA Champions League comeback bid.
Then the Italian hosts gave Liverpool one chance, and the Reds punished them. Liverpool is taking a 2-1 second leg lead, 7-3 on aggregate, into halftime in Rome on Wednesday.
Radja Nainngolan’s mistake on the left of midfielder allowed Liverpool a 3v2 break on i Lupi.
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But Georginio Wijnaldum took the second ball off a Liverpool corner and nodded beyond the reach of Alisson to make it 7-3 on aggregate.