After the “comeback” of Liverpool against Barcelona and the “remontada” Barcelona against Paris, here is the “terugkeer” of Tottenham against Ajax (1-0, 2-3). Back on six big turn arounds of the Champions League.
. The latest: Ajax-Tottenham (1-0, 2-3)
The poster was already surprising at this stage of the competition. But the outcome of the confrontation is even more so. After a match won by the Ajacides (1-0), the return started on the same tone and the Amsterdammers finished the first half with a two-goal advantage.
While Ajax fans were already celebrating the feat of their heroes, a victim suddenly decides to turn himself into a hangman in the ranks of Tottenham. Lucas Moura, at the PSG at the Barcelona ski lift of 2017, hits twice before planting the fatal banderilla in the 6th minute of extra time to give his team the first final in its history.
. The most stunning: Liverpool-Barcelona (0-3, 4-0)
Sensational. Fourteen years after overturning AC Milan in the final (3-3, 3-2 tab), Liverpool has achieved a real feat by eliminating FC Barcelona to afford a second final C1 rank.
The Blaugranas thought they had done the hardest after getting the first leg (3-0). But Origi and Wijnaldum have written for the Reds one of the finest stories in the Champions League after a heroic performance at Anfield. And to say that Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino were not there … AFP