The Uefa Super Cup between two English clubs was an intriguing one, as Uefa Champions League winner Liverpool, slugged it out with Uefa Europa League winner Chelsea.
It took 120 minutes , yet Liverpool brought another European Trophy home.
Chelsea found a way through, and for the last several minutes it felt coming. Pulisic played a smart diagonal through ball for Giroud to latch onto, and he finished the chance well, slotting it low past Adrian.
Sadio Mane rescued Liverpool in the early minutes of the second half, after Firmino takes the ball out of Kepa’s grasp to put it in Manes’ path.
Mane’s initial effort is saved, but he follows it in for a tap in equalizer, to level up the game.
And once again, it’s Bobby setting up Mane. Sadio starts the move, driving at the defense and then playing Bobby through with a perfectly timed pass. Bobby drives to the byline, and plays it back for Sadio, who finishes first time with a right-footed finish past Kepa.
The game was pushed to extra time , after both teams failed to score.
Moments later, Adrian appears to make the slightest of contact on Abraham, and the penalty is given, as confirmed by VAR.
Jorginho sends Adrian the wrong way, and we’re level again.
The game was once more pushed to penalty shoot outs , and Tammy Abraham lost a chance to score , and Liverpool once again, add another European Title to their Cups.