Liverpool has risen from its ashes, Klopp’s men still believe in their options in the Premier and the Champions League, and this Sunday they sent a clear message to Real Madrid ahead of the return. Seven goals scored against Manchester United at Anfield, a win against the third-placed team that is quite a declaration of intent for the ‘reds’.
The locals played their best game of the season to destroy Manchester United with a blushing marker and gather strength for the final stretch of the season, with qualification for the Champions League within reach and with a win that opens the door of hope to a team that dreams of going back to Real Madrid in Europe. The result harvested this Sunday at Anfield, against the best Manchester United of the last five years, He recalled the most authentic and wild Liverpool of Jürgen Klopp.
The ‘Reds’, who are three points from fourth place with one game less, are fixing their season with a run of good results in their last games. This win in the Clásico in England also serves to lower a couple of degrees the impossible that seems to raise the 2-5 against Real Madrid. Anfield believes a little more after what was seen against United.
Because the duel that was supposed to serve to balance the inequality between the two teams in recent years, only increased Liverpool’s advantage, who endured the initial arreones of United to strike first and harder than ever.
Bruno Fernandes and Rashford forgave, and that’s when the feast for the locals began, based on their deadly counterattacks. Gapko, Darwin and Salah they put the gunpowder with two goals each, and firminosomewhat displaced from the eleven since the dissolution of the trident made up of the Egyptian and Mané (now at Bayern, he also joined to put the final icing on the cake, the seventh goal at 88′.
LIV 7-0 MNU (FT)
Manchester United have just equaled their worst ever defeat in a Premier League game:
Blackburn 7-0 United, in 1926.
Aston Villa 7-0 United, in 1930.
Liverpool 7-0 United, in 2023.
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A historic win that ends United’s chances of winning the Premier and, therefore, the quartet of titles, and that throws a different perspective for Liverpool in the twelve days that remain. The ‘Reds’ have the Champions League close, three points behind Tottenham with one game less, while United, fourteen points behind, He only has to tie the third place.