On penalties, Liverpool beat Chelsea to be crowned FA Cup champions | Video


The Liverpool won this saturday FA Cup before him Chelsea with a 6-5 in the penalty shootout of the final played in the legendary stadium of Wembley. This is the second title of the season for the Reds after winning the Carabao Cup and that now they will seek to conquer the Champions League against him Real Madrid.

The team of Jurgen Klopp was once again imposed on those led by Thomas Tuchel from 11 meters in a tracing of the match for the final of the Carabao Cup at the end of February, also held in Wembleywhere he Chelsea lost for the first time this year in a final on penalties against Liverpool.

The oldest football competition in the world had a restrained outcome with an encounter without many chances to gol for no squad, but he had three balls repelled in the sticks that ended up defining this edition of the FA Cup.

The First half of the meeting was marked by the injury from egyptian Mohammed SalahReds star who after half an hour he lay down on the ground and asked for change in a situation with implications beyond the match played on Saturday.

After the departure of the striker, the Blues they pressed in the resumption and Marcos Alonso crashed the ball into the crossbar after a direct foul but would not find the network keeping the 0-0.

From that moment on, the final turned in favor of those of the Liverpool who had a couple of good opportunities, the clearest in a play from Robertson to an empty goal but only found the bow.

With the score tied, in the extension the level of both teams dropped even more making it clear the tiredness by both squads. The defensive leader of the champions, Virgil Van Dijkwas one of the key affected leaving the pitch due to physical discomfort caused by wear and tear.

With an agreed 0-0, the teams took the definition to penalties just as they did three months ago with the Chelsea searching change history and the Liverpool searching secure the glory from the stain for the second time.

With Allison in goal for networks Y Mendy for the Blues the batch started. Both teams converted on their respective first down but on the second shot by the Chelsea, Azpilicueta did not find the net.

From there no one would fail until in the 5th penalty the Senegalese from Liverpool, Sadio Mane, could not beat the goalkeeper of Chelsea, Edouard Mendy.

With the batch even, Mason Mount was placed in the patch to cash in for Chelsea and keep his team in contention but was surpassed by Alisson, who stopped the shot to the right and left the fate of his team in the leg of Konstantinos Tsimikas who with a low left shot he took the glory for the Reds.

with victory, Liverpool matches Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea himself in the FA Cup who suffered yet another painful defeat at Wembley Stadium.

(With information from ESPN Y Europe Press)

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