ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Spanish goalkeeper Adrian was without a club two weeks ago, one of the many free agents searching for employment for the upcoming season -- on Wednesday he was Liverpool's penalty shoot-out saviour in their Super Cup victory over Chelsea.
LIVERPOOL pulled off one of the most stunning fightbacks in Champions League history on Tuesday as Divock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum both scored twice in a 4-0 victory over Barcelona. Having trailed 3-0 after last week’s first leg at the Camp Nou, Origi’s 79th-minute strike sent Jurgen Klopp’s men into the final in Madrid on June 1. Here’s a look at five other famous Champions League comebacks:
LIVERPOOL: Liverpool’s teenage striker Rhian Brewster is ready to make his debut in the absence of the injured duo of Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino when they host Barcelona in the Champions League semi-final later on Tuesday, manager Juergen Klopp has said.
GERGASI bola sepak Sepanyol Barcelona menewaskan saingannya dari England, Liverpool 3-0 pada lewat Rabu dalam pusingan pertama perlawanan separuh akhir Liga Juara-Juara UEFA, yang memberikan pasukan itu kelebihan apabila turun beraksi pada pusingan kedua minggu depan, lapor agensi berita Turki Anadolu.
BANGALORE: Liverpool centre back Virgil van Dijk was named Player of the Year by England’s Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) on Sunday, becoming the fourth player from the Netherlands to win the award.
LIVERPOOL - Pengurus Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp mengakui mereka langsung tidak berasa tertekan walaupun jutaan penyokong The Reds menaruh harapan penuh untuk melihat skuad kesayangan mereka itu menamatkan badi tanpa trofi sejak 1990.
PORTO: A resurgent Mohamed Salah scored one and set up another to inspire a clinical Liverpool to a 4-1 win at Porto in their Champions League quarter-final second leg on Wednesday that teed up a last-four clash with Barcelona.
PORTO: Liverpool’s 5-0 win at Porto last season must not lull them into a false sense of security when they face the same opponents in their Champions League quarter-final second leg, coach Juergen Klopp said yesterday.