LIVERPOOL And TOTTENHAM, HANGMEN
Of Cruyff to Of Jong: goodbye to the final of dream between Barça and Ajax
Published:9/05/2019 - 07:50h
Updated:9/05/2019 - 09:10h
After the parties of gone of the semifinals of the Champions, expected that Ajax and FC Barcelona contested the big final, the one of the teams based in the philosophy of Cruyff and the one of an Of Jong between his two loves. But Liverpool and Tottenham broke the dream
"Football is football", said a globe-trotter of the football like Vujadin Boskov. The problem is that sometimes this sport can become very cruel and put the heart of the fans in a fist. This cruelty that has the sport sometimes cebó, and of which way, with the Ajax and the FC Barcelona in the present edition of the Champions League.
Both teams had the possibility to contest the final that Johan Cruyff had dreamed all the life and that had divided him the heart, when treating of the two teams of his life. Also the one of a Frenkie of Jong that wanted to abandon the Ajax to get dressed of Barcelona of the best way, confronting in the final to his next team.
But Liverpool and Tottenham arrived to break the dream. The Tuesday touched him capitulate to the FC Barcelona against the group of Jürgen Klopp that, everything it is necessary to say it, was very upper so much in the party of gone as in the one of turn. "They are faster, are stronger and play better to football", said Gerard Hammered in 2013, in a sentence that could have applied again.
The problem is that the elimination arrived of the most cruel way for the barcelonismo, after a party of gone magic in which, in spite of the command of the Liverpool, appeared Messi and Suárez to put the eliminatory legs up with a 3-0. But in Anfield, the football gave him back to the Liverpool what had removed him in the Camp Nou: it arrived the traced back with a 4-0 that will happen to the history.
The Ajax, deleted by the Tottenham in the last sigh
The football had been cruel with the FC Barcelona by the forms, but it is necessary to recognise that the Liverpool happened the eliminatory because it is better team. However, what him sucedió to the Ajax maybe still was harder by the general feelings of the eliminatory. In the gone, the 'ajacied' gave a recital and won 0-1 in the field of the Tottenham.
The party of turn in Ámsterdam began still better: Matthijs of Ligt and Hakim Ziyech put a 2-0 that did to foresee the pass to the final of the Dutch. But a hat trick of Lucas Moura consummated in the minute 96 and the Ajax remained cruelly out of the final in spite of playing better that anybody in this Champions League. The final dreamed by Cruyff and Of Jong had broken in one thousand pieces of the worst possible way...