Real Madrid receives Liverpool this Tuesday in the quarter-final first leg of the Champions League (9 p.m.) for the remake of the 2018 final won by the Madrilenians. A superb poster to follow on RMC Sport 1.
The great reunion! A little less than three years after the final between them, Real Madrid and Livrepool face each other this Tuesday evening in the quarter-final first leg of the Champions League (9 p.m.). The meeting will be broadcast live on RMC Sport 1. You will be able to follow the pre-match from 7:30 p.m. in the Champions Zone. The meeting will also be to follow live commented on our site and on the radio on RMC.
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In 2018, Real Madrid, already coached by Zinédine Zidane, won 3-1 in a final marked by several game facts. Mohamed Salah was injured after a duel with Sergio Ramos who had done so. fall from a kind of arm lock, not sanctioned. The Egyptian had to leave in the 31st minute of play.
In the second period, Karim Benzema took advantage of a big recovery error from Loris Karius to open the scoring (51st). Sadio Mané had equalized (1-1, 55th) before Gareth Bale gave the advantage to Madrid with an exceptional return (64th, 2-1). The Welshman had offered himself a brace taking advantage of a new error from Karius, failing to capture the ball (83rd, 3-1).
“Not a revenge” for Klopp
Monday, Jürgen Klopp, already in office in 2018 on the Liverpool bench, swept away the idea of revenge even if he retains some resentment of this meeting. “I said it at the time: I would not have invited (Sergio) Ramos to my 60th birthday, but today I would think twice, he explained in a press conference. I can’t do anything about this anger, I already said I didn’t like what happened that night. It’s not revenge, it’s just life. go try to win, but sometimes you get that emotion on your skin. “