FIRMINO SCORED IN MINUTE 99
Liverpool suffers to be crowned world champion against a great Flamengo (1-0)
Published:21/12/2019 - 23:00h
Updated:21/12/2019 - 23:00h
Roberto Firmino gave the Club World Cup to Liverpool with a goal in extra time that knocked Flamengo down. The Brazilians made a great final, but they couldn't beat the 'reds', who were crowned world champions
The Liverpool completed in Doha a 2019 of scandal topping champion of the world against the Flamengo in the final of the World-wide of Clubs. The ones of Jürgen Klopp suffered a lot of more than the expected in front of the combined Brazilian, that had his options and minimised a lot to the English. At the end, already in the extention, a big combination between Sadio Mané and Roberto Firmino finish with the so much of the Brazilian tip, that gave him the triumph to his in the 99.
In spite of the defeat, the picture of Jorge Jesus deserves all the halagos that can give him the world of the football. The Flamengo knew to complicate him the life to the that is probably the team more in shape of Europe and was very near to make history. Unfortunately for the Brazilians, Klopp has built a team imponente that already wins by inertia. The 'reds' did not have his day, but still like this sobrepusieron and attained this World-wide of Clubs.
The English were upper in the first compasses of meeting and the Flamengo alone could defend of his tackled. The ones of Jorge Jesus defended with nails and teeth and left to the 'reds' without spaces. Mohammed Salah, Mané and Firmino tried it, but toparon one and again against the Brazilian defence. Little by little, the crash was going down of revolutions and this benefited to a Flamengo that even began to have more the balloon that the 'reds'.
In spite of the very placed that were the ones of Jorge Jesus, Firmino commanded a balloon to the stick and brushed the goal. Gabigol Also put to proof to Alisson and put him the fear in the body to the British fans. Before finishing the 90 statutory minutes, the referee signalled penalti by an entrance to the limit of the area of Rafinha on Mané. Luckily for the Brazilians, the VAR went in and the referee decided to change his decision and cancel the maximum penalty.
Firmino decided in the extention
After the controversial played, the party went to the extention. In the extra time, the English took advantage of the first big opportunity of which had to advance in the marker. It was in the minute 99 when a big pass in depth of Henderson arrived to Mané, that too alone raised the head inside the area to see to Firmino that it did not put nervous and defined in front of Diego Alves. Still they remained 20 minutes for the end, but the Flamengo already was sentenced.
Although the strengths already flojeaban, the Brazilians did not surrender and looked for desperately the tie to go to the batch of penaltis. Lincoln had two clear arrivals to the area of the Liverpool, but did not hit in the last shot and commanded to the fret the last opportunities of the Flamengo. Finally, although suffering and asking the hour, the 'reds' finished topping campeoens of the world in a 2019 historical for the ones of Anfield.