• Wed. Oct 5th, 2022

liverpool vs real madrid

liverpool vs real madrid

Vinicius bags winner, Courtois man of the match – Madrid beat Liverpool to win Champions Leagueliverpool vs real madrid

Real Madridhave won their 14thChampions Leaguetitle in front of a sell-out crowd at the Stade de France in Paris thanks to a single goal by Vinicius Junior(59′). The game was delayed by 36 minutes as Liverpool fans were unable to access the stadium on time due to organizational problems. Images of fans being pepper-sprayed by police and being held in bottlenecks outside the stadium dominated social media ahead of the game and throughout the first half.

Club Comparison Liverpool FC Premier League
Real Madrid LaLiga
Premier League LaLiga €870.00m Market Value €843.50m
First Tier League Level First Tier
€85.80m Expenditures 22/23 €80.00m
Jürgen Klopp Managers Carlo Ancelotti
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Once the game did get underway, Liverpool quickly took control creating the best chances throughout the first half. Sadio Manéand Mohamed Salahboth came close but both times Thibaut Courtoiswas there to keep the ball out. Then just before halftime, Karim Benzema scored for Real Madrid but the goal was called back after a lengthy VAR check.

14th title for Real Madrid All UCL winners at a glance

Finally, in the 59th minute, the deadlock was broken when a fantastic cross by Fede Valverdefound Vinicius Junior inside the box. The Brazilian benefitted from the fact that Trent Alexander-Arnoldhad lost the winger in his back allowing him to easily tap the ball across the line.

Market Value Vinicius Junior Vinicius Junior Left Winger €100.00m

Real Madrid win 14th title – Courtois player of the match

Liverpool pressed for an equalizer but Courtois had an outstanding game keeping the Reds off the scoreboard. The Belgium goalkeeper was easily the best player on the pitch guiding his club to a historic 14th title in the competition.

Market Value Thibaut Courtois T. Courtois Goalkeeper €60.00m

Vinicius bags winner, Courtois man of the match – Madrid beat Liverpool to win Champions League