How did you stop it… Liverpool DF embarrassed by the ‘possessed’ save
Ibrahima Konate was taken aback by Aaron Ramsdale’s save.
Liverpool drew 2-2 with Arsenal in the 30th round of the English Premier League (EPL) in the 2022-23 season held at Anfield in Liverpool, England at 0:30 am (Korean time) on the 9th. This put Liverpool without a win in five official matches.
Both teams desperately needed a win. Arsenal was aiming for victory to realize their first league title in 19 years since the 2003-04 season. It was necessary to collect the points quickly as ‘second place’ Manchester City was in hot pursuit.
So did Liverpool. Even before the opening, Liverpool’s realistic goal of winning the championship was ‘fourth place’. Before the game, they were in 8th place and needed 3 points more than ever, as the gap with ‘4th place’ Manchester United widened by more than 10 points.
As it was held at Anfield, Liverpool had the upper hand. Liverpool were ahead in most offensive indicators, such as possession, number of shots, and pass success rate based on football statistics media ‘Who Scored’. But Arsenal were not easy. Even though it was an away game, they did not feel intimidated at all and continued to show the tactics they had prepared. In the first half, they scored the first two goals and took the win.
But Liverpool wasn’t easy. Despite scoring two goals, he was not frustrated and rather pushed Arsenal harder. After Mohamed Salah’s comeback goal at the end of the first half, it completely brought the atmosphere. Following the momentum, they launched an onslaught in the second half. At the end of the second half, Roberto Firmino’s equalizer came out, and he did not stop there, but aimed for a turnaround.
However, Ramsdale was holding on to Arsenal. At the end of the second half, he showed a magical save show and blocked Liverpool’s attack.먹튀검증 As a result, Konate, who had a chance to score, was also frustrated.
According to British media ‘Talk Sports’, he expressed his feelings through social media after the game. Here, he showed regret, saying, “We showed a good performance and caught up with a two-goal gap. At the end of the game, I had a really big chance. Unfortunately, it didn’t lead to a goal. We have to move on to the next step.”