Luis Díaz was the starter in the 3-3 local liverpool of england with Benfica of Portugal in the second leg of the quarterfinals of the Champions League.
In this way, the team of the ‘coffee grower’ striker ensured its presence in the semifinal phase, in which will have to face Villarreal of Spain, because it had been imposed 1-3 in the first leg contest.
And although he did not score, although he was close, Luis Díaz had an outstanding role on the attacking front, he showed sacrifice and collaborated actively to unbalance the scoreboard, something that the ‘reds’ fans recognized with a loud applause when he was substituted.
The peasant gave way to another attacking man, the Senegalese Sadio Mané, who entered the field while Díaz himself returned courtesies to the fans by raising his arms and clapping his hands as well.
The goals of the British squad were the work of the French Ibrahima Konate (21′) and the Brazilian Roberto Firmino (55′) and (65′), while the Portuguese scored with Gonzalo Ramos (32′), the Ukrainian roman yaremchuk (73′) and the Uruguayan Darwin Nunez (83′).
The other semi-final will be played by Manchester City, who eliminated Atlético de Madrid from Spain, and Real Madrid, Chelsea’s executioner.
Luis Díaz applauded as Liverpool reached the Champions League semi-finals
On video, the ovation for the Colombian
Applause closed before the departure of Luis Diaz replaced by Mané…3-1 pic.twitter.com/jPu7Heealw
– Luis Fdo Restrepo (@luisferpo) April 13, 2022
Here is the match summary: