Welcome to the world of soccer! Among the Champions League matches, one cannot miss the romping victory of Liverpool FC against Porto, last Wednesday the 14th of February 2018. The team has secured their place in the quarter finals of the Champions League, with an amazing score of 5-0 in their favour. It is interesting to note that Liverpool FC has not had a lot of success in Portugal recently. They won only twice prior to kick-off.
Star of the Show
Famous player, Sadio Mane made his hat-rick by scoring twice in the first half and just before the end of the match! Thus, he became the star of the show together with Mohamed Salah who continued his amazing run with a 30th of the season. Salah is known to be the second fastest to the 30-goal landmark in the club’s history.
During this exciting match, you must have noticed another goal by Roberto Firmino who scored his 7th goal in Europe this season. Thus, Liverpool FC established a record of 5 goals against Porto. With this victory, the Reds have put all chances of winning the Champions League on their side. So, lots of great actions can be expected this season. Experience more action with action-packed slots at Ted Bingo. On this top bingo site, you are sure to find games themed different. . . and some awesome bingo rooms as well!
After this victory, Liverpool FC players will enjoy a well-deserved 10-day break before their next match against West Ham. They have not only secured their position in the quarter finals but they can now turn their focus on their next match against West Ham United with full confidence. So, Liverpool FC could be set for a historic run in the Champions League!
On the 14th of February, the Reds were playing their first knock-out game in 9 years as they travelled to Portugal. Their 2 victories against Portugal were the 1978 match against Benfica and in 1984 as they won the European Cup. Some of their previous victories in the Champions League were in 1977, 1978, 1981, 1984 and 2005.
With this record-breaking victory, Liverpool FC players now feel more confident to face their opponent West Ham United at Kirkby Training Ground next Saturday the 24th of February 2018. In the West Ham United team, you will find the newcomer Oladapo Afolayan who is looking forward to this match against Liverpool. This time Dan Kemp, Nathan Holland and Noah Sylvester will be absent from the pitch due to long-term injuries.
Let’s wait and watch!
Even if Liverpool FC is at the top of the league, they still have some challenges ahead as they won only 2 of their previous five games and were even beaten 1-0 by Tottenham. In the early stages of the season, West Ham United did play against Liverpool and were beaten with a score of 2-0. A player to watch out for is Marcus Browne in West Ham United. The 21-year-old midfielder played a fine game against Tottenham.
What’s more interesting is that both teams played against Tottenham. West Ham United scored a 2-2 draw, while Liverpool lost by 0-1. So, all football fans are definitely looking forward to the next Liverpool FC vs West Ham United match next Saturday for an exciting game.