Liverpool knockout Man City

Liverpool reached their first Champions League semi-final for 10 years after coming from behind to win at Manchester City and secure a 5-1 aggregate win. Trailing 3-0 from the first leg, City's Gabriel Jesus scored after 116 seconds following Raheem Sterling's pass...


Liverpool reached their first Champions League semi-final for 10 years after coming from behind to win at Manchester City and secure a 5-1 aggregate win.

Trailing 3-0 from the first leg, City's Gabriel Jesus scored after 116 seconds following Raheem Sterling's pass.

Bernardo Silva hit the post before Leroy Sane had a goal disallowed for offside despite James Milner getting the last touch.

Mohamed Salah equalised on the night before Roberto Firmino hit the winner.

Liverpool will discover their semi-final opponents when the draw is made on Friday [12:00 BST] in Nyon, Switzerland.

City manager Pep Guardiola was forced to watch the whole of the second half from the stand after being sent off by Spanish referee Antonio Mateu Lahoz at the end of a controversial first half.

In a breathless opening 45 minutes City dominated and peppered the Liverpool net with 14 shots.

The visitors did not have a shot on target until the 41st minute but were much improved after the break.

Salah's 39th goal of the season, a smart finish after Sadio Mane had gone to ground inside the City penalty area, left the hosts needing four goals.

Firmino earned Liverpool their third win over City this season after a mistake by Nicolas Otamendi.

Source : BBC



Related Posts

See the $30k b'day party Chris Brown threw his daughter

Support Stonebwoy: Shatta Wale to fans

Home and Away's 'Morag' actress dies aged 77

Kwaku Manu unfazed by his exclusion from movies

Nicki Minaj jumps into Drake’s Beef With Pusha T

Lemar Odom : Brothel owner's house burns down

Accra FM DJ gives to high-life legends

Harvey Weinstein released on $1m bail

Leave a reply
your email address will not be published

Featured Posts

Black Maidens drawn against host in 2018 WC opener


It’s time to produce mining inputs locally – Akufo-Addo


Retract or I sue – Asenso-Boakye to A Plus


See the $30k b'day party Chris Brown threw his daughter


Snapchat might soon offer an alternative to 'login with Facebook'


Free SHS: GHS124m released


‘Open UGMC Now’ campaigner granted bail


It’s time to produce mining inputs locally – Akufo-Addo


See the $30k b'day party Chris Brown threw his daughter


Snapchat might soon offer an alternative to 'login with Facebook'


‘Open UGMC Now’ campaigner granted bail


Snapchat might soon offer an alternative to 'login with Facebook'


Free SHS: GHS124m released


Free SHS: GHS124m released