Liverpool defeated Manchester Metropolis to win Group Defend© AFP
Liverpool defeated Manchester Metropolis 3-1 on the King Energy Stadium on Saturday to win the Group Defend after a spot of 16 years. Trent Alexander-Arnold, Mohammed Salagh and Darwin Nunez bought among the many scoring sheet to make sure that Liverpool walks away with a trophy. Because of this win, Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp has now each home title within the UK. Nunez was the star of the present as he got here off the bench to win a penalty and rating his first purpose since shifting to Liverpool to Benfica.
After the win, Liverpool’s official Twitter deal with shared a video of complete Liverpool squad buzzing to the tunes of DJ Calvin Harris’ hit observe ‘One Kiss Is All It Takes”.
One kiss is all it takes pic.twitter.com/UaQ7QYq185
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) July 30, 2022
Trent Alexander-Arnold’s blistering strike gave Liverpool a deserved half-time lead in Leicester. But it surely was Metropolis’s different new ahead who hauled Pep Guardiola’s males again into the sport after the break as Julian Alvarez equalised.
Tying down Mohamed Salah to a brand new three-year deal was Liverpool’s different main piece of summer time enterprise and the Egyptian was lethal from the penalty spot after Nunez’s header was dealt with by Ruben Dias. The Uruguayan then bought his personal glory second by stooping to move residence in stoppage time earlier than tearing off his shirt in celebration.
Victory noticed Liverpool win the normal season curtain-raiser for the primary time since 2006 and lay down an early marker in what is predicted to be one other battle between the perimeters for the Premier League title.
Metropolis had held off the Reds to win the Premier League for a fourth time in 5 years by a degree in an exhilarating finale to final season.
(With AFP inputs)
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