FT: Real Madrid 3-1 Liverpool, Vinicius Jnr Bags BRACE! (Match Report And Highlight)
Two goals from Vinicius Jnr ensured Real Madrid beat Liverpool once again in the UEFA Champions League encounter to claim a huge 1st leg advantage, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
The first half of the encounter was amazing from the two teams but only the home side could make things happened as they scored twice.
Liverpool had things under control in the early stages of the game as they were good in making sure nothing went past them in the game.
Real Madrid took the lead in the 27th minute after a nice teamwork counterattack saw Vinicius slotting the ball beside the goalkeeper to make it 1-0.
Marco Asensio soon made it 2-0 in the 36th minute from another outstanding which saw Zidane’s side controlled the game with them bossing the midfield against the opponent.
The first half progressed without another goal as it ended with Real Madrid 2-0 Liverpool, which they both headed for the break with an advantage to the home side.
Second Half Report
The second half of the encounter started with lots of pace coming from the two teams who looked lively in the early stages of the 45 minutes.
Mohamed Salah pulled one back for his side against Real Madrid in the 51st minutes to make it 2-1 after a superb display saw the Egyptian scoring.
Vinicius Jnr bagged his brace and a third in the 65th minute of the encounter as Liverpool were caught once off-guard to make it 3-1 as the match progressed.
The game progressed without any action to report except for the numerous opportunities created by the two teams who couldn’t score.
It finally came to an end with Real Madrid 3-1 Liverpool as the home side claimed a huge first leg advantage against the English side in the UEFA Champions League.
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