Today, Tuesday, a fiery summit between Liverpool against Inter will be held at “Anfield”, in the second leg of the 16th round of the European Champions League.
Liverpool vs Inter
Inter Milan enters today’s match, against Liverpool, two goals late, after losing to the Reds in the first leg of the Champions League final price at Giuseppe Meazza Stadium, February 16.
Here are 10 important facts about the Liverpool match against Inter, as follows:
1- Mohamed Salah scored eight goals in seven matches in the Champions League for Liverpool this season, and he only scored more goals in one season in the 2017/18 season (10 goals).
2- Mohamed Salah scores a goal every 69 minutes this season in the European Champions League, which is his best rate in a single season in the competition.
3- Sadio Mane will make his 50th appearance in the Champions League tonight, if he participates against Inter Milan, which will make him the sixth player to reach this achievement for the club after (Carragher, Gerrard, Riseh, Hypia and Salah), in addition to the first Senegalese player to reach fifty appearances. in the competition.
Inter Milan striker Edin Dzeko has scored in three of his last four matches at Anfield in all competitions.
5- This will be Inter Milan’s third match away from home against Liverpool in the European Championships. They lost both previous matches, as both came in the knockout stage of the European Cup/Champions League (3-1 in the 1965 semi-final, and 2- 0 in the round of 16 in 2008).
6- Liverpool won each of their three matches against Inter Milan in the Champions League without conceding a goal (2-0 and 1-0 in 2007/08, 2-0 in the first leg this season), and these three matches were in Round of 16 of the competition.
7- Only one team in the history of the Champions League loses the first leg of the knockout stage by two or more goals at home and continues to advance in the competition, Manchester United did so against Paris in the round of 16 of the 2018/19 season (2-0 at home, 3 -0 away from home).
8- Since the start of the 2017/18 season, Liverpool have kept more clean sheets in the Champions League matches they have played at home than any other team (15 in 24 matches).
9- Liverpool won all of its seven matches in the Champions League this season except for the qualifiers. It could become the third team in the history of the European Cup / Champions to win the first eight matches in one version of the tournament after (Barcelona in 2002/03, Bayern Munich in 2019/ 20).
10- Inter Milan lost four of their previous five matches away to English teams in the European Champions League.