Liverpool transformed what seemed to be a nightmare into reality with an impeccable comeback to defeat Spanish giants FC Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield to reach the final of Champions league.
The Red devils trailing 3-0 after the first leg and without any form of affirmation of winning the Premier league due to the Manchester City’s consistent dominance.
Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino diclosed that Liverpool were seemingly chasing the impossible against a Barcelona side who had a treble in their sights.
Liverpool completed one of the greatest comebacks in football history, beating Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield and 4-3 on aggregate to reach the Champions League final.
Looking to become only the third team in the competition’s history to come back from three goals down after the first leg of a semi-final, Liverpool took an early lead through Divock Origi’s tap in (7) to give Anfield hope, before two goals in two second-half minutes brought them level.
Half-time substitute Georginio Wijnaldum first saw his low drive sneak past Marc-Andre ter Stegen (54), and the Dutchman took the roof off Anfield as his precise header from Xherdan Shaqiri’s cross found the corner of Barca’s net (56)
Liverpool have a final-day Premier League title race to focus on this Sunday before the final in Madrid on June 1, where they will face either Ajax or Tottenham.
It could be ‘recall that liverpool had superb comeback against Ac milan in 2005 .
The Milan side was at advantage 3-0 as both legs ended at 3-3 and the Red devils won a fairly contested penalty shootout to win the Champions league
By Olukayode Oniwinde