Peng Xinli broke the deadlock in the 37th minute as the midfielder burst into the box and prodded into the net from close range.
Zidane's men controlled most of the ball in the first half, but it was a sterile domination with their only clear chance coming thanks to Karim Benzema after an error by home keeper Alex Remiro. At the other end, Thibaut Courtois produced a fine save to deny Alexander Isak.
The formal consultation for the stadium at Bramley-Moore Dock is part of the legal process ahead of Liverpool City Council's planning authority making a decision before the end of this year.
Hertha responded well but both Dodi Lukebakio and Matheus Cunha squandered promising opportunities.
The 33-year-old, who netted 21 goals last season despite needing a knee operation, was filmed at Barca's training ground in tears on Wednesday and the move could be confirmed in a matter of hours. Enditem
Muto said that they have not reached any conclusion on any of the countermeasures and will "continue the discussion." Enditem
The league debut comes after another difficult week, which followed a complicated summer in the wake of Barca's 8-2 thrashing to Bayern Munich in the Champions League. That defeat saw Quique Setien sacked as coach and replaced by Koeman and led to a clear out of the dressing room, which has so far seen Ivan Rakitic, Arturo Vidal, Arthur Melo, Nelson Semedo and Luis Suarez all leave the club.
But he has fallen out of favor under Atletico's current manager Jorge Sampaoli and has not played for the club since March.
Speaking ahead of his side's Carabao Cup game against Barnsley on Wednesday, Chelsea coach Frank Lampard said that former Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech, who is now a technical and performance advisor at the club, had been instrumental in the signing.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- Flamengo have asked the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) to postpone their match against Palmeiras on Sunday after 16 players tested positive for the coronavirus.
When asked about the 2022 Olympics in Beijing, most of our amateur skiers were enthusiastic, expecting the games to drive interest among young people.