The Liverpool and Real Madrid coaches have announced their respective starting line-ups for the Champions League final leg 1 game on Tuesday evening.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp of Germany has chosen the following squad:
Goalkeeper: Alisson Becker
Defensive Line: Alexander Arnold – Joe Gomez – Virgil Van Dyke – Andrew Robertson
Midfield: Fabinho – Jordan Henderson – Stefan Patic
Offensive line: Mohamed Salah – Darwin Nunez – Cody Jacobo.
⭐ #LIVRMA TEAM NEWS ⭐
Our squad for the meeting @Real Madrid tonight at #Championship first match of the 1/8 finals 🔴
– Liverpool FC (@LFC) February 21, 2023
As for the coach of Real Madrid Italian Carlo Ancelotti, he decided to pay for the following names:
Defensive Line: Carvajal, Militao, Rudiger, Alaba
Midfield: Camavinga, Valverde and Modric
Attack line: Vinicius Junior, Rodrigo and Benzema.
📋✅ Our starting lineup 🆚 @LFK!#Championshippic.twitter.com/MhzLE0v6II
– Real Madrid FC 🇬🇧🇺🇸 (@realmadriden) February 21, 2023
Both teams are due to meet again in two weeks in Madrid in a rematch to determine who will advance to the quarter-finals.
It should be noted that Real Madrid are the champions of the latest version of the Champions League, and crowned the title at the expense of Liverpool, in particular, defeating them in the final match with a goal without a response.