FC Porto vs Liverpool match Result.
FC Porto vs Liverpool Match ended With a final score of 1 – 5. Salah and Fermino have shown amazing performances in today’s match. They’ve scored two individual goals today. On the other side, FC Porto completely failed to defend themselves.
FC Porto Lineup.
Formation: 4 – 4 – 2.
Goalkeeper: D Costa.
Defense: J. Corona, Fábio Cardoso, I. Marcano, Z. Sanusi.
Midfield: Otávio, S. Oliveira, M. Uribe, L. Diaz.
Forward: M. Taremi, T. Martínez.
Formation: 4 – 3 – 3.
Defense: A. Robertson, V. van Dijk, J. Matip, J. Milner.
Midfield: C. Jones, Fabinho, J. Henderson.
Forward: S. Mané, D. Jota, M. Salah.
FC Porto vs Liverpool Key Highlights & Important Moments.
First Half Kick-off.
Liverpool is trying to keep the ball to themselves. And trying to build pressure on FC Porto.
7’: L. Diaz finds an open area near the post and hits the shot but his attempt is easily saved by Alisson.
Otávio faces injury on the field and looks like can’t continue in this match anymore.
14’: Substitution from FC Porto. Otávio is Replace by Fábio Vieira.
Decent gameplay is going on the field. Both teams are just trying to keep the ball possession.
18’: GOAL! M. Salah scored the first goal for Liverpool. Jones hits the low shot at the post but Costa denies his attempt, the ball goes towards Sanusi but he fails to keep the ball to himself following this moment Salah steals the ball from Sanusi and hits the solid shot on the open post.
Porto 0 – 1 Liverpool. Liverpool now has full control of the game. It will be difficult for Porto to equalize with Liverpool.
26’: D. Jota shoots the ball towards the post but Costa dodges his first attempt, then Jota goes for another attempt but this time Diego Costa sends the ball over the crossbar.
Great back-to-back action from the Liverpool side. If they keep this gameplay they’ll definitely score the second goal in this match.
38’: L. Diaz hits a low pace shot towards the right corner. but Alisson easily makes a save.
43’: D. Costa brilliantly saves the free kick shot of Milner. Milner takes the free-kick and hits a great shot towards the right corner but D. Costa makes a diving save and sends the ball over the crossbar.
45’: GOAL! It’s Sadio Mané! J. Milner hits the long-range pass towards the penalty area, D. Costa tries to clear the attempt but he misses the ball. The ball falls into Mané’s hand, he grabs this opportunity and scores the second goal for Liverpool. Amazing assist by J. Milner.
Liverpool now has a strong lead of 2 goals.
HALF TIME FC Porto 0 – 2 Liverpool.
End of a great first half for Liverpool. They’ve easily managed to score 2 goals in the first half. M. Salah gave the lead to Liverpool in the 18th minute. And S. Mané scored the second goal before the end of the first half and made the lead more strong. On the other hand, FC Porto failed to create chances in the first half. D. Costa made some great saves while goalkeeping but he failed to stop Liverpool’s attacks. If Porto wants to win this match they need to make a surprising comeback in the season half. They haven’t shown good performance yet. It will be interesting to see how Liverpool will play in the next half.
Second Half Kickoff.
46’: Substitution from Porto. T. Martínez makes way for M. Grujić.
50’: after getting a pass from Mané, Robertson shoots the ball towards the post but Costa brilliantly saves his attempt.
52’: poor defending by Porto. Milner passes the ball towards Mane but Corona makes the intersection and the ball goes straight towards Jota, but Costa clears the situation.
56’: substitution from Porto. Z. Sanusi, M. Uribe Are replaced by Wendell and V. Ferreira.
60’: GOAL! M. Salah scores his second goal. What an amazing player he is. Great assist by C. Jones. Near the penalty area Jones finds Salah alone, he slides the pass towards Salah. Who was ready to shoot the ball in the net. Costa failed to stop Salah from scoring.
Liverpool clearly had this match in their hands. a 3 goals lead is enough to beat Porto in this match. Porto needs to do something very special if they want to get out of this situation.
63’: Diaz comes forward into the penalty area and passes the ball to Vitinha, who hits the shot towards the post. But Alisson denies his attempt.
64’: Jota had a clear chance to score the fourth goal for Liverpool, Robertson passes the ball to jota who was ready to hit the shot, he hits the shot but the ball goes wide of the crossbar.
66’: Substitution from Liverpool. J. Milner and S. Mané go off and J. Gomez and T. Minamino come on.
67’: Substitution from Liverpool. After showing great performance in today’s match M. Salah makes way for R. Fermino.
67’: Substitution from Porto. S. Oliveira is replaced by Pepe.
73’: Substitution from Liverpool. J. Henderson goes off and A. Oxlade-Chamberlain comes on.
74’: GOAL! Porto finally scored their first goal of the match.F. Vieira brilliantly shoots the ball into the penalty area, where M. Taremi was ready to shoot the header. He hit the header into the box and scored the first goal for Porto.
77’: GOAL! R. Fermino spots the mistake of D. Costa. Who was standing outside of the box, He took advantage of this situation and hit the long-range short towards the post? Costa tried to stop the ball but it was too late for him.
81’: GOAL! Jones fires a solid shot towards the post but Cardoso blocked his shot and the ball falls straight in the foot of Fermino who was standing in front of the post. Fermino easily scores the fifth goal for Liverpool. The referee decides to call it offside but after checking VAR the referee changes his decision.
88’: Substitution from Liverpool. D. Jota is replaced by D. Origi.
FULL-TIME FC Porto 1 – 5 Liverpool.
FC Porto vs Liverpool Match Summary.
Liverpool had all the control over the match from the starting point. Thanks to Salah and Mane they got the lead in the first half. Porto struggled in the first half and didn’t get many chances to score. After half time Salah scored his second goal and confirmed the victory of Liverpool. In the middle of the second half, Porto scored their first goal and tried to make somebody but Fermino broke their dream by scoring two back-to-back goals. Liverpool is unstoppable in This Year’s UEFA Champions League campaign. After this victory over Porto, they confirmed their first place in the Champions League Group Table.
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