Salah led Liverpool to UCL knockout phase

Posted on December 12, 2018, 2:31 am
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Liverpool is passing a very good time in the season in Premier League and also they are doing good in Champions League as well. The Reds is one of the ‘Big Four’ as well as ‘Big Six’ clubs in Premier League and in the ongoing season, they are grabbing the top position on the point table. And finally, they have confirmed their ticket in the Champions League knockout round. Their top-rated player Salah led Liverpool to UCL knockout phase. The match was a do or die and in the match, Mohamed Salah showed his amazing true colour and through his goal, Liverpool beat Napoli and secured the ticket of Champions League knockout round.

Salah led Liverpool to UCL knockout phaseLiverpool was the local team against Napoli and the match took place at Anfield last Tuesday night. Besides, it was a C group match where the team of Jurgen Klopp won by a 1 – 0 goal. With the defeat, Italian club Napoli demoted to the Europa League. In the other match of the group C, PSG has become the group champion by defeating Red Star Belgrade by a 4 – 1 goal.

The match between Napoli and Liverpool was so important and at the beginning, Salah got a chance to take his team ahead. His teammate passed the ball to him in a blank spot and failed to take control of the ball completely and took a weak shot. Just two minutes later, the shot of Hamsik missed a shot as well.

Mohamed Salah was in great form and he led his team Liverpool ahead in 34th minutes of the game. The pass of James Milner was received by the Egyptian forward and he escaped a player and with the amazing shot, he found the net. However, Mohamed Salah scored a hat-trick in last Saturday against Bournemouth. In the season of the Champions League, it was the 3rd goal of Mohamed Salah and in the season considering all the competition, it was the 13th goal of the Egyptian star so far.

In the whole match, Liverpool kept the pressure on the opposing defence and at the end of the game, they got a couple of good chances. But failed to increase the goal differences. In the additional minutes of the game, from the eight yards Napoli Polish forward Milik took a certain shot but the Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson saved Liverpool so far. So, Liverpool left the ground with the victory.

By playing six matches, with three victories and two draws PSG is in the top position as the group champion with 11 points. And with three victories, Liverpool has finished the group stage as the group runners-up. They have gathered 9 points so far.

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