17 July 2019, Wednesday | 03:28am


Five great Champions League comebacks

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’s Brewster ready for debut against Barcelona: Klopp

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.

Three things we learned from Barcelona v Liverpool

BARCELONA: Barcelona beat Liverpool 3-0 in the Champions League semi-final first leg on Wednesday.

After three successive quarter-final defeats, Lionel Messi is on a mission to lead Barcelona to their first Champions League final appearance since they last won the tournament in 2015.

Liga Juara-Juara UEFA: Barcelona tewaskan Liverpool, intai peluang mara ke final

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.

Liverpool’s Van Dijk wins England’s PFA Player of the Year award

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 tidak akan tunduk kepada tekanan

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.

Salah shines as clinical Liverpool see off Porto

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.

Don’t be fooled by 5-0 win last year, Klopp warns Liverpool

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.

Mane steps out from Salah's shadow to lead Liverpool's double charge

LIVERPOOL: Sadio Mane has grown used to playing second fiddle to Mohamed Salah in the two seasons since the latter joined the Senegalese at Liverpool.

Klopp fired up as Liverpool and Man City head into run-in

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp is relishing the prospect of a hectic finale to the Premier League title race as his side kick off a breathless charge to the finish line with a home clash against third-placed Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.