Premier League: Liverpool lifted trophy for the first time after 30 years of waiting, celebrated vigorously without fans_________________________________________________________________________________
This is Liverpool's fourth title in the last 13 months. The team won the Champions League title in June 2019 and then also won the European Super Cup and Club World Cup
Premier League: Liverpool lifted trophy for the first time after 30 years of waiting, celebrated vigorously without fans
This is Liverpool's fourth title in the last 13 months. The team won the Champions League title in June 2019 and then also won the European Super Cup and Club World Cup.
After first Premier League trophy after Liverpool wait long 30 years of the most famous football clubs in England were bound to get a chance to take in your hand. Liverpool's wait for the trophy ended after the 37th match of the season against Chelsea Football Club at their home ground Anfield late on Wednesday and captain Jordan Henderson lifted the Premier League trophy for the club for the first time. Earlier Liverpool beat Chelsea 5–3 in a thrilling match to register their 31st win of the season.
Liverpool took on the Premier League, one of Europe's biggest domestic leagues, with the defeat of last season's champions Manchester City against Chelsea on 26 June almost a month ago. However, the club had to wait to get their hands on the trophy. The match played at Enfield on Friday was the last match of the team at home ground in the season.
First league title since 1990, celebrating without fans
Liverpool last won England's top league title in 1990. At that time it was known as League-1. After the Premier League debut in 1992, Liverpool's team missed out on the title on different occasions, but the German coach Yurgen Klopp's team finally ended the club and fans' wait this season after 30 years.
Although the Liverpool team and the fans were unable to celebrate it with each other due to the blockage caused by the Corona virus and then the matches being played without fans, there was a spectacular presentation ceremony at Anfield while outside the stadium and around the world. Fans celebrated this victory in their homes.
This is the 19th league title in Liverpool's history. England have only Manchester United (20) ahead of them. This is Liverpool's fourth title in the last 13 months. The team won the Champions League title in June 2019 and then also won the European Super Cup and Club World Cup.
Liverpool started strongly in first half
Liverpool made a strong start to the match and took a 3–0 lead until the 43rd minute of the first half. The first goal for the team was scored by midfielder Naby Keita in the 23rd minute. Just 15 minutes later, right-back Trent Alexander Arnold scored a direct goal from a free kick for the third time in the season and for the second time against Chelsea, while in the 43rd minute Georgino Wynaldum gave the team a 3–0 lead.
However, Chelsea bounced back in the last minute of injury time with the goal of Olivier Jiru in the first half. Liverpool again took the lead in the second half. In the 55th minute, Roberto Ferminio forced a header on Trent's cross and scored Liverpool's fourth goal.
Chamberlain scored a winning goal
However after this Chelsea made a good comeback and scored 2 more goals. Christian Pulisic, who came as a Substitute, easily beaten the Liverpool defense and on the 61st minute he got a pass from Tammy Abraham and gave the team hope of returning. 12 minutes later, Pulisic (73rd minute) scored an excellent goal to make the score 4-3.
However, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain, who came off the bench for Liverpool in the 84th minute, decided the team's victory by scoring a perfect pass from left-back Andrew Robertson. With this victory, Liverpool, who have already become champions, have reached 96 points. The last match of the season will be played on 26 July.
Reports - Prabir rai Chaudhuri
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