Liverpool win Carabao Cup,beat Chelsea 11-10 on penalties.


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Liverpool win Carabao Cup as they beat Chelsea 11-10 on penalties.

Goalkeeper Kepa missed the penalty for Chelsea.

Liverpool win Carabao Cup
Champions Liverpool

Lineups

Chelsea

Chelsea started with a 3-4-2-1 kind of a formation.Havertz played in front with Mount and Pulisic behind him.

Kante, Kovacic played in the middle with Alonso and Azpilicueta as Wing backs.

Back three included Chalobah,Thiago Silva and Rudiger.Mendy started as GK.

Liverpool

Liverpool fielded a 4-3-3 lineup with Luis Diaz,Mane and Salah in front.

Keita, Fabinho and Henderson completed the midfield. With Robertson and Trent as full backs and Van Dijk and Matip as centre backs.Kelleher started as GK.

Match Report : Chelsea vs Liverpool

Match started at a great pace with both the teams looking confident.But, Liverpool had a slight upper hand.

Liverpool had 54% ball possession with Chelsea having 46% of the ball.

Liverpool had 19 shots on goal compared to Chelsea’s 10 shots. Also, Liverpool created 79 dangerous attacks.

But,both the teams were unable to break the deadlock in the first 90 minutes as well as in the extra time.

For Penalties Chelsea called their penalty special goalkeeper KEPA.

In the Penalties both the teams scored all of their penalties.Not even single penalty was saved until Kepa had his penalty saved by Kelleher.

Liverpool win Carabao Cup
Kepa taking penalty

Kepa became the one who missed the only penalty in the shootout.

Liverpool beat Chelsea and became the champions of Carabao Cup.

In reality penalties are very complicated it is a 50-50 probability of scoring a penalty and missing it.

For Kepa it was not the day.

In the end Liverpool are the champions.


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