Real Madrid achieved an important victory this Tuesday 3-1 over Liverpool in the first leg of the quarterfinals of the European Champions League, in a meeting that had the Brazilian as a great figure Vinicius Junior, author of two goals.
Although the meeting started evenly, the “merengue” painting started better and it took 27 minutes to reflect it on the scoreboard after a great assist from Toni Kroos for Vinicius who did not miss from the entrance of the area to open the scoring.
The homeowner team capitalized on its advantage at 36 ‘thanks to Marco Asensio who took advantage of a mistake by Trent Alexander-Arnold to beat goalkeeper Alisson Becker and make it 2-0.
The English team tried their reaction in the second half thanks to a goal from Mohamed Salah (51 ‘) after a great play of Georginio Wijnaldum and an attempted shot of Diogo Jota that deviated in the rival.
Nevertheless, at 65 ‘Vinicius appeared again, now after a great pass from Luka Modric to decree the final 3-1 in the “Alfredo Di Stefano”.
Liverpool must try to reverse the series on April 14, when I receive Real Madrid with the difficult mission of turning the key to advance to the semifinals.
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