AFTER MORE THAN A CENTURY
Historic humiliation! Liverpool 'revives' at the expense of United (7-0)
Published:5/03/2023 - 19:41h
Updated:5/03/2023 - 19:41h
After suffering a tough defeat in the Champions League against Real Madrid, the team that 'never walks alone' wanted to redeem itself against a historic rival: Manchester United. After a blow to Ten Hag's men in the twilight of the first half, the goals rained down at Anfield
Living parallel realities, the table was served for a crash between two of the greater rivals of the English football. On the one hand, the Liverpool came of a hard defeat in the gone of the eighth of final of the League of Champions in front of the Real Madrid by 2-5, whereas the Manchester United followed suit with the morals in high after having thrown to the FC Barcelona in the playoffs of the UEFA Europe League.
Now, the duel staged in the frame of the English tournament. In spite of some played punctual by part of the mancunianos, the prompt command would move to the directed by Jürgen Klopp. Both casts would exchange occasions of goal during the first minutes of the crash. Carlos Henrique Casemiro vulneraría the fence of the venues to the 41, but his so much would not go up to the marker by offside. Later, it would come the start of the catastrophe.
The 'tragedy' mancuniana
Only a minute afterwards, Robertson would assist to Gakpo to inaugurate the marker of Anfield Road, a hard hit anímico for the ones of Erik Have Hag, that left to the rest in just disadvantage when all seemed to aim to that would abandon the field in tables. But the worst was for occurring already in the start of the second half, when you grieve a minute sufficed him to Darwin Núñez to sign the second of head to pass of Harvey Elliott.
To the 49, Mo Salah would take advantage of his speed by the band to serve him in tray a pass to Gakpo, the one who would celebrate his doublet and would follow his party in Anfield. The Dutch would repeat the formula grieve some seconds afterwards, combining with the Egyptian to leave without options to David of Gea and like this put him figures of goleada to the luminous in the feudo of the 'reds'.
But Salah did not want to limit to the role of assistant and to the minute 62 already was him putting his signature to the 4-0 in a counterattack that would top with a powerful finish from the edge of the area of the 'network devils'. The 'manita' again would have Uruguayan stamp with the doublet of Darwin Núñez to the 75'. Five minutes later, the 'Pharaoh' turned into the artífice of the 'set' in Anfield. The last act would be to charge of Roberto Firmino, author of the 7-0 definite. A result that did not produce from 1895.