Merseyside giants Liverpool have bagged their first Champions League win of the season following the 2-1 home victory over Ajax Amsterdam in a Group A clash. Cameroonian star Joel Matip scored the winning goal a minute from time to give Liverpool their first victory in the group which also has Italian Serie A club Napoli and immediate past Scottish champions Rangers.
Liverpool came into the home game with Dutch giants Ajax on the back of the humiliating 4-1 defeat at the hands of Napoli and they needed to bounce back with both result and performance at the expense of an Ajax team which started their Group A campaign with an impressive 4-0 win at home to Rangers. Liverpool were able to deliver a good performance plus a good result at the end of their latest Champions League meeting with Ajax. The Reds were the better side and they were good value for their win thanks to the late header produced by the aforementioned Matip. Continue reading “LIVERPOOL BAG FIRST CHAMPIONS LEAGUE WIN”