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LIV 2-2 MNC: Why 2 Players Were Given Man Of The Match Award By The Commentators

Many fans were excited because the match between Liverpool and Manchester City was full of action. From the kickoff of the game to the very last minute of the game, there was no dull moment. The first half ended 0-0, but Manchester City dominated the game, with Liverpool on the back foot. In the second half, Jurgen Klopp and his team found their feet by scoring two goals, but Manchester also got two goals.

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However, two players were awarded the man of the match by Peter Drury and Jim Beglin. Manchester City's forward, Phil Foden, was given the man of the match award. Interestingly, Mohamed Salah was also awarded the man of the match award. Therefore, below are reasons why Phil Foden and Mohamed Salah were Joint Man Of The Match by the match commentators. Take a look!

1. Why Was Phil Foden Awarded The Man Of The Match Award?

Photo: Phil Foden against Liverpool || Twitter

The 21-year-old forward Was involved in both Manchester City's goals. After Liverpool took the lead in the 59th minute, Phil Foden beat Allison with a well taken shot in the 69th minute. Note that the English man also started the counter-attack that led to Kevin De Bruyne's goal. He square-played a nice pass, but the Liverpool defense was unable to clear their line. However, Kevin De Bruyne found the back of the net.

Photo: Phil Foden against Liverpool || Twitter

Beyond his goal involvements, Phil Foden was the most attacking Manchester City player, and he caused problems for Milner before he was replaced.

2. Why Was Mohamed Salah Awarded The Man Of The Match Award?

Photo: Mohamed Salah Against VS Manchester City || Twitter

On the other hand, Mohamed Salah was the creator of Mane's goal in the second half. After making an intelligent run, he found the Senegalese with a well-weighted pass. In the 76th minute, Salah gave the home team the lead after dribbling several Manchester City players. He also beat Ederson with a right-footed shot. It just is stated that Salah was one of the reasons the home team got a draw. However, Jon Champion and Jim Beglin felt that these two players deserved the award.

Photo: Mohamed Salah Against VS Manchester City || Twitter

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