◼️ The whole Liverpool squad had to suffer in the first half against the Citizens, but Salah found the tie in the complement that would end up sentencing the series. Firmino put the definitive 2-1.
Liverpool took passage to the semifinals of the Champions League on Tuesday after winning 2-1 as a visitor to Manchester City and thus liquidate the series of rooms in their favor after the great 3-0 victory at Anfield.
Although he had to suffer to those of Jürgen Klopp in the first time: in one of the first risk for the Citizens, Gabriel Jesus sent her to save to give hope to his fans. The rest of the first 45 minutes were all celestial, but they could not find the goal that put them one step away from the comeback. As if that were not enough, the third referee ate a valid goal from the home owner that would end up representing the great break of the match.
It is that the worst had already happened for Liverpool, which went to the complement with renewed energy. Already with the most advanced lines, those in red would end up finding the vital goal for their classification from the feet of Mohamed Salah, after a long rebound by Ederson. And it was already late for the Argentinian Sergio Agüero, who only came in to play the last 25 minutes and could only see Firmino hit again in the goal of Ederson after a bad start from Otamendi.
Thus, Liverpool managed to hold the celestial attack at the Etihad Stadium and took passage to the round of the four best of the highest European competition. Meanwhile, the great expectations of Pep Guardiola’s team evaporated in the quarter-finals.