Juraj Kucka's 89th-minute header lifted Genoa to a 3-2 win over Inter Milan after the Grifoni twice hit back from a goal down.
Liverpool give U21s more game time than Premier League rivals - but England's top flight lags behind rest of Europe.
Inter Milan suffered a setback in their pursuit of a place in Europe next season after falling to a 2-1 defeat to Juventus.
Inter Milan are in danger of missing out on a European place after goalkeeper Samir Handanovic gifted champions Juventus a 2-1 victory.
Inter Milan are determined to sign Yaya Toure from Manchester City, according to club president Erick Thohir.