Late goals send Liverpool in the final at club WORLD cup

There went 90 minutes plus it solve, before Liverpool settled the semi-final against Monterrey at the WORLD cup. Liverpool are ready for the finals at the WOR

There went 90 minutes plus it solve, before Liverpool settled the semi-final against Monterrey at the WORLD cup.

Liverpool are ready for the finals at the WORLD cup.

on Wednesday night won the european Champions League and the Premier League's immediate top team 2-1 over mexico's Monterrey in the semi-final.

the Attacker Roberto Firmino was the match winner with his goal to the end result 2-1 in injury time.

On Saturday waiting for the brazilian club Flamengo in the final of the trophy in the tournament, to be held in Doha, Qatar.

Liverpool had an unusual preparation for the tournament, as it was clear that the team had to play on Tuesday in the League Cup in England and Wednesday in Qatar.

Therefore let Liverpool a bunch of young players stay at home, and they lost on Tuesday night 0-5 to Aston Villa, while the stars were in Qatar.

he Had expected a show of strength in the competition between Europe and the north and central american Champions League winners, took one mistake.

Admittedly, came Liverpool at 1-0 after 12 minutes when Mohamed Salah found teammate Naby Keita, who without hesitation slammed the ball into the box.

But the mexicans thought obviously on the finalebilletten, and just two minutes after the føringsmålet was equalized.

Monterrey had good to maintain a pressure, and in front of the goal was Rogelio Funes ready to send a returbold from Liverpool-goalkeeper Alisson Becker in goal.

Manager Jürgen Klopp had also shaken the bag compared to his usual starting lineup in the Premier League.

Profiles like Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mané were placed on the bench from the start, while among other Xherdan Shaqiri got the chance. Also was captain Jordan Henderson moved down partnered at the back, because Virgil van Dijk was sick.

Liverpool was a piece from its top level and could have fallen behind shortly into the second half, when Dorlan Pabón near vienna a big rescue of Alisson.

Just as kampuret rounded 90 minutes, came the scoring to 2-1. Substituted Firmino poked a flat entry into the goal and put out the mexican dreams of a runner.

Liverpool have never won the tournament, the first of which was settled in 2000. After a break of five years was the club WORLD cup resumed in 2005, and it has been held every year since.

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Updated Date: 11 May 2022, 06:38

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