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Salah, Origi scored as Liverpool wins the UEFA Champions League 2018-19

Liverpool FC players celebrates after winning the UEFA Champions League 2018-19

Madrid, Spain – Mohamed Salah and Divick Origi scored as Liverpool defeated Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League Final game played at the Wanda Metropolitano.

†Tottenham 0-2 Liverpool

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Liverpool won the UCL title after suffering a heartbreaking loss last year to Real Madrid.

Liverpool coach German Klopp, who had suffered defeat on his last six appearances in major finals, finally won his first major trophy.

Liverpool won the UCL title for the sixth time (1976-77, 1977-78, 1980-81, 1983-84, 2004-05, 2018-19). Liverpool surpassed FC Barcelona and Bayern Munich and reached the third place on the most UEFA Champions League winning club list.

Liverpool FC finished second in the Premier League with 97 points just one point behind Manchester City (98).

The first-ever all English club final of the UEFA Champions League since 2008, when Manchester United defeated Chelsea in the penalties.

Liverpool (5) lost to Real Madrid in the final last year and has not won the title since 2005. Tottenham Hotspur reached the finals for the first time in history.

Liverpool FC has not lost a single game against Tottenham since October 22, 2017 (1-4).

Liverpool FC defeated FC Barcelona in the 2nd leg of the semifinal at Anfield to reach the finals for the second time in a row.

Tottenham Hotspur defeated AFC Ajax in the 2nd leg of the semifinal at Amsterdam with Lucas Moura scoring a hat-trick.

Chelsea won the UEFA Europa League 2018-19 after defeating Arsenal in the Final game played at Baku.

First Half:

  • 2′ Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the high center of the goal after Moussa Sissoko (Tottenham) conceded a penalty with a handball in the penalty area.
  • 38′ Hugo Lloris (Tottenham) makes a save on Robertson (Liverpool) strike from out of the box.
  • 45’+2′ First Half Ends. Tottenham 0 Liverpool 1

Second Half:

  • 87′ Divock Origi (Liverpool) doubled the lead with a left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner assisted by Joel Matip following a corner.
  • 90’+6′ Second Half Ends.
Tottenham HotspurLiverpool FC
Hugo LlorisAlisson
Danny RoseAndrew Robertson
Jan VertonghenVirgil van Dijk
Toby AlderweireldJoel Matip
Kieran TrippierTrent Alexander-Arnold
Harry WinksFabinho
Moussa SissokoGeorginio Wijnaldum
Son Heung-MinJordan Henderson
Christian EriksenRoberto Firmino (out 58′)
Dele AlliSadio Mané
Harry KaneMohamed Salah
Serge AurierJames Milner
Ben DaviesDaniel Sturridge
Eric DierAdam Lallana
Juan FoythSimon Mignolet
Paulo GazzanigaJoe Gomez
Erik LamelaDejan Lovren
Fernando LlorenteXherdan Shaqiri
Lucas MouraAlex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Davinson SánchezAlberto Moreno
Michel VormDivock Origi (in 58′)
Kyle Walker-PetersRhian Brewster
Victor WanyamaCaoimhin Kelleher
16 (8)Shots (on target)14 (3)
0Yellow Cards0
0Red Cards0
8Corner Kicks9

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