Liverpool’s matchup against Real Madrid looked set to become a European classic at the halftime mark. At the time, the Reds were able to secure a big win to change the narrative during the season.
Unfortunately for the hosts, as Eder Militon’s set-piece goal inspired the humility of Jürgen Klopp’s men in the second half and Jamie Carragher criticized Virgil van Dijk’s manner after the full-time whistle. It was a night to forget in no time.
Joe Gomez likewise deserved some criticism for his role in the truly shambolic 2/45s.
You can catch the clip below, courtesy of CBS Sports.
“Virgil van Dijk said a few months ago that I would not be in the back four.
— CBS Sports Golazo ⚽️ (@CBSSportsGolazo) February 21, 2023