Liverpool moved to the top by defeating Genk

Liverpool is the current Champions League titleholder and with their amazing performance, they won the last season’s Champions League title. Though they could not carry their performance in the new season but facing the defeat, they started the new season. However, they have returned to the form gradually and after the 4th round of the Champions League group stage, Liverpool moved to the top by defeating Genk!

Before the break, Genk returned to the game by scoring the answering goal against the Reds. But in the 2nd half, the Belgium champion could not stop the team of Jurgen Klopp. Through the amazing goal of Oxlade-Chamberlain, in the Champions League, the Reds found the 3rd consecutive victory.

At the home venue of the Reds Anfield, the match of group E between Liverpool and Gent ended with a 2 – 1 goal. In the UCL, it is the 3rd consecutive victory of the team of Jurgen Klopp. From the very beginning of the match, the Reds started to give pressure to the opponent and in the 14th minute, they went ahead. The defenders of the Belgium club failed to clear the ball and so, from the front of the goal, Wijnaldum scored the 1st goal. In the 40th minute, the Reds fans were shocked completely. From the corner, with an amazing head, Samatta scored the most important goal. In the 8th minute of the 2nd half, once again Liverpool took the lead> Mohamed Salah passed the ball and Chamberlain found the net.

In the last head to head battle between these two teams at the venue of Genk, Liverpool beat them by a 4 – 1 goal where the English midfielder scored two goals.


At the end of the game, Genk got a golden chance but could not use it against the Reds. So, with the amazing victory, Liverpool left the ground. By playing four matches in the group level, they managed three victories and grabbed the top position with 9 points. In the other match of the same group, Napoli made the draw against Red Bull by a 1 – 1. So, with 8 points, the Italian club is on the 2nd position and the Red Bull is on the 3rd position with 4 points. And the Belgium club has achieved just 1 point and grabbed the last position so far.