Mané leads Liverpool with hattrick to sounding victory at Porto

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Liverpool in the first match against FC Porto in the eighth finals of the Champions League firmly out. The English group won Wednesday night in Portugal with 0-5.

Sadio Mané opened halfway through the first half the score for Liverpool and shortly thereafter doubled Mohamed Salah the margin. After peace scored Mané twice and also saw Roberto Firmino’s goal.

Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum started in the base when the ‘Reds’, and played both the entire competition. Wijnaldum provided the assist on the opening goal.

By the resounding victory is the return between Liverpool and Porto is just a formality. That match is on Tuesday 6 march at Anfield played.


In the Estadio do Dragao got Porto after ten minutes the first big chance by Otavio, a quarter of an hour later came the opening goal on the other side. After preparatory work of Wijnaldum took Mané and went goalkeeper Jose Sa showy in the error.

Four minutes later they were at it again for Liverpool. After a shot from James Milner on the pole came the ball to Salah. The Egyptian omspeelde Sa in beautiful way and tapped the ball inside. Just before half-time Porto close to the aansluitingstreffer, but a shot of Tiquinho Soares went just next.

Liverpool extended early in the second half the margin after a fast counter. In the 53rd minute, knew Sa had a shot of Firmino is not good to check, and then Mané the rebound used.


Also then could Porto have little to contribute and remained Liverpool’s hunt for goals. Twenty minutes before time, Firmino the score further on. The Brazilian shot touch off a cross from the left by Milner.

Mané took five minutes before time for the final chord. After the Senegalese in the 83rd minute still have a chance at the 0-5 left, he was two minutes later with a fine shot from the edge of the sixteen, however, is accurate.

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