Alisson Becker returned to the starting lineup for Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League today when they travelled to face Atletico Madrid at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano. The Brazilian International put up an incredible performance in today's match as he guided Liverpool to their important 3-2 victory over Diego Simeone's men.
Liverpool took the lead with just 8 minutes of football action in the first half as Mohammed Salah the usual suspect opened the scoring with a beautiful effort to make the scoreline 1-0. Naby Keita doubled Liverpool's lead in the 13th minute of the match as he found the back of the net with a powerful effort to make the scoreline 2-0 in favour of the Reds. Antonio Griezmann came through for Atletico Madrid in the match as he scored in the 20th and 34th minute respectively to make the scoreline 2-2 in no one's favour at halftime.
Alisson Becker saved Liverpool at some point in the match as he made brilliant stops to prevent Atletico Madrid for scoring any other goal against his side. Atletico Madrid went down to 10 men in the 53rd minute of the match as Antonie Griezmann was sent off for a very harsh tackle on Firmino. Mohammed Salah wrapped things up in the 75th minute of the match as he drove a beautiful effort past Jan Oblak to make the final scoreline 3-2 in favour of Liverpool.
Alisson Becker had a brilliant performance for Liverpool in today's match as he was one of the best players on the pitch. The Brazilian International made 3 important saves in the match as he performed brilliantly against Atletico Madrid. The 29-year-old won the man of the match award after his amazing performance against the Rojiblancos.
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