The professional Liverpool team, within its ranks, the Egyptian star Mohamed Salah, qualified for the quarter-finals of the European Champions League, despite its defeat against its guest, Inter Milan, with a goal for free, in the confrontation that took place between them on Tuesday evening, at “Anfield”, the stronghold of the Reds, as part of competitions The second leg of the 16th round of the UEFA Champions League.
Argentinian Lautaro Martinez scored the winning goal for Inter Milan with a rocket kick in the 62nd minute of the match.
Inter Milan completed the match with ten men after Chilean Alexis Sanchez was sent off for receiving a second yellow card in the 63rd minute of the match.
The Egyptian star Mohamed Salah hit a wonderful ball that hit the left post in the 52nd minute of the match.
Liverpool lineup against Inter
Goalkeeper: Alisson Becker.
Defence: Van Dijk, Matip, Robertson, Alexander Arnold.
Midfield: Thiago Alcantara, Jones, Fabinho.
Forwards: Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Diogo Jota.
The formation of Inter Milan was as follows.
Defence: Bastoni, Stephane de Vry, Skriniar.
Midfield: Vidal, Brozovic, Dumfries, Perisic, Hakan Calhanoglu.
Forwards: Lautaro Martinez, Alexis Sanchez.
Senegalese Sadio Mane scored against Inter, his appearance in the 50th match of the Champions League, becoming only the sixth player to reach this achievement in the history of the Reds, after Jimmy Carragher, Steven Gerrard, John Arne Riise, Sami Hybia, and Egyptian star Mohamed Salah.
Liverpool qualified for the quarter-finals with a total of 2-1, as the Reds beat Inter at home with two goals without Firmino and Mohamed Salah, during the first leg that brought them together at the “Giuseppe Meazza” stadium.
Liverpool had risen to the Champions League final price, after occupying the top spot in Group B with 18 points, achieving the full mark by winning 6 matches, while Inter qualified after coming in second in Group D with 10 points, with 3 wins and a draw. One and two defeats.