Real Madrid vs Liverpool | Champions League: Liverpool’s renewed attack has its sights on Real Madrid


04/04/2021 –

Aalthough much of the reason behind LiverpoolThis season’s failures have been attributed to missing injuries from Virgil van Dijk and Joe gomez among other things, their front line did not really help their cause.

As Jurgen kloppThe team won their first Premier League title in 30 years, Mohamed salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio mane have been rightly praised.

In all competitions for Liverpool last campaign, False scored 23 times, Mane 22 times and Firmino 12 times, while Divock Origi also scored six goals.

This season their numbers are very different. Alone False improved last year’s tally, while Mane (12 goals) and Firmino (six goals) saw their total drop considerably. Origi only scored once.

Absolutely, LiverpoolThe numbers in front of the goal slipped. After 30 Premier League games last season, they had scored 15 more goals than their total for this campaign. In terms of points, they are 34 fewer.

In Europe, LiverpoolThe rating statistics are not much different. When they were eliminated by Atletico Madrid in the last 16 Champions League games in 2019/20, they had scored 16 goals. This season, after reaching the quarter-finals, they have 14.

Jota is a shining light

Four of those 14 goals come from a new signing Diogo Jota, which arrived from the wolves last summer. Alone Falsefive goals beat the Portuguese’s record in the Champions League for Liverpool this term.

This statement also applies to the Premier League, where whoHis eight goals put him second behind Falseis 18 in the club ranking.

Since returning from a three-month layoff for injury in March, who impressed, netting Liverpoolwinner over Wolves before the international break.

With Portugal, he scored three goals in two appearances. When he returned to the Premier League on Saturday night, who scored twice against Arsenal.

Both of those goals at the Emirates Stadium, including the crucial opening to the 3-0 victory, came off the bench. When Klopptravel team to play real Madrid On Tuesday, the 24-year-old will push to start.

who, of course, is no stranger to Madrid. He was signed up for Atletico Madrid between 2016 and 2018, although he spent his two seasons under contract with Los Rojiblancos on loan elsewhere.

Liverpool and whoThe firepower demonstration in London on Saturday could serve as a warning to Whites, who have had their difficulties in front of goal themselves lately.

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