The Liverpool team qualified for the Champions League final, after defeating Villarreal 3-2 in the match that took place between them on Tuesday evening at the “La Ceramica” stadium, in the second leg of the Champions League semi-final this season 2021-2022.
Villarreal vs Liverpool goals:
The goals of the match came by players Boulay Dia and Francis Coquelin in the 3rd and 41st minutes of the match for Villarreal.
While the goals of Liverpool were scored by Brazilian Fabinho, Luis Diaz, and Sadio Mane in the 62nd, 67th, and 74th minutes, respectively.
Liverpool managed to achieve a historic remontada against Villarreal after the first half ended in favor of the hosts with two clean goals before the Reds returned in the hero’s dress and approached a big step towards the Champions League title.
The Egyptian Mohamed Salah reached the tenth goal contribution in the European Champions League with 8 goals and 2 assists in the continental championship, after making Fabinho’s goal in the match.
The first leg match between Liverpool and Villarreal ended with the Reds winning 2-0 at Anfield last Wednesday.
With this result, Liverpool qualified for the No. 10 final in its history, after it managed to win six titles before and failed in 3 finals with a total of 9 matches played earlier.
Liverpool had previously qualified for the Champions League final in 2018, and the Reds lost at the hands of Real Madrid 3-1, while Liverpool won the title at the expense of Tottenham in 2019.
Liverpool qualified for the semi-finals of the Champions League after eliminating Benfica, 6-4, on aggregate.
While Villarreal reached the semi-finals after beating Bayern Munich 2-1 on aggregate.
Liverpool won the League Cup this season, and a fiery FA Cup final against Chelsea awaits them, in addition to their fierce competition for Premier League with Manchester City.