The 5-2 defeat at home to Real Madrid marked a historic low for Liverpool FC. The Spanish and British media are correspondingly harsh on Jürgen Klopp’s team.
UK media on Liverpool gossip:
“The Sun”: “Disgraced Reds bungle two-goal lead and fall in worst Champions League defeat at Anfield. As a night of history and comedy turned to humiliation and terror, all Jurgen Klopp could do was gaze at the wreckage of his Anfield empire .”
“Daily Mail”: “Anfield is a place where other teams can catch up, but not Liverpool. Anfield is actually, especially on Champions League nights, a place where Liverpool shatter their opponents’ dreams, not the other way around.”
“Guardians”: “It was Liverpool that broke at the first sign of turmoil, which began after the first goal of the night by their nemesis, Vinícius Júnior. It was the 21st minute and the extent of the home side’s collapse thereafter exposed the fractures, which framed a difficult season.”
“Daily Mirror”: “It was the first time Liverpool have ever conceded five goals at Anfield in a Champions League game and it has completely dashed their hopes of winning the Champions League for the first time since 2019.”
Press reviews from Spain:
“Marca”: “Anfield succumbs to the spell of Real Madrid. The club has the mystr.a304f1751be95a44b3696f856b7d8ee5.css”>
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