MATCHS DU JOUR 14
Liverpool and Sadio Mané have made a good operation by winning away at Benfica (1-3) during the quarterfinal first leg of the Champions League. The Senegalese international was the scorer in this game. Sadio Mané took part in the attacking festival of Liverpool as they move a step closer to the semi finals of this year’s champions league.
Lined up at the front of the attack of Liverpool at the kickoff of the quarterfinals of the Champions League, Sadio Mané has distinguished himself. On the field of Benfica, the Senegalese international scored his third goal of the season in this competition and the second of the match (34th), after the opening goal by the young Ibrahima Konate (17th).
Benfica was knocked out in the first half but came back with more arguments in the second half. Moreover, the Portuguese will reduce the score (49th) and had their hopes rekindled. But it was only a matter of time for Liverpool. After the storm of the locals, the Reds took the blow and destroyed the hopes of the Benfica players in the 87th minute. 1-3 final score. Liverpool makes a big step towards the semi-finals, waiting to validate this qualification in the second leg.
In the other quarter-final first leg, it is Manchester City who ensures the minimum service at home in front of Atletico Marid (1-0) on a goal of Kevin De Bruyne (70th).