Monterrey 1-2 Liverpool – Highlights and Goals (Video)

Monterrey vs Liverpool highlights: Liverpool reached the Club World Cup final after beating Mexican side Monterrey 2-1 on Wednesday.

Monterrey 1-2 Liverpool

‣ 0-1: (12′)
‣ 1-1: Rogelio Funes Mori (14′)
‣ 1-2: (90′)

sprung a surprise with his starting eleven, fielding and in a heavily changed Reds backline. and started alongside upfront, with and left on the bench.

Liverpool made an encouraging start to the game as they dominated possession against the Liga MX side, who set up deep and looked to frustrate the Reds from the off.

Monterrey vs Liverpool Highlights
Image: Liverpool FC via Getty Images

The Reds took the lead in the twelfth minute as Salah spotted ’s run into the box and played a clever reverse ball to the Guinean, who slotted home with a superb finish.

Monterrey equalised just two minutes later as Liverpool failed to deal with a long set-piece that saw a shot well-saved by , only for the ball to fall to Rogelio Funes Mori – twin brother of the former- defender – who made no mistake with the finish.

Liverpool responded well through Salah, who nearly created a second goal with another delicate pass, however, ’s close-range shot was saved by the well-positioned Monterrey goalkeeper Marcelo Barovero.

then made a fantastic save from Dorlan Pabon’s powerful dipping effort from long range, with the Brazilian getting a strong hand to the ball to divert it away from danger.

Pabon was causing the Reds several problems down their left, with the Colombian almost putting the ball on a plate for teammate Rodolfo Pizarro at the back post, only for Alisson to make another important interception.

Monterrey vs Liverpool Goals
Image: Liverpool FC via Getty Images

Salah and Keita looked especially threatening for the Reds, with the latter’s runs into the box causing several problems for Monterrey, who failed to track the midfielder on a number of occasions.

Liverpool stepped it up in the second half and looked to impose their game on Antonio Mohamed’s side, who were limited to long-range efforts from Pabon.

Fantastic feet from Keita saw him dance away from two Monterrey challenges and release a powerful shot from inside the box, only for the effort to go straight at Barovero.

Origi turned the ball home after ’s knockdown fell to the Belgian in the box, however, the goal was rightly disallowed for offside. Nonetheless, the Reds continued to pile on the pressure despite Monterrey looking dangerous at the other end of the pitch.

Liverpool Highlights
Image: Liverpool FC via Getty Images

Mane, Firmino and all came off the pitch in the latter stages as Klopp looked to turn the screw and it paid off in added time as the latter two combined to give the Reds the win.

Alexander-Arnold whipped in a fine low ball for Firmino, who flicked the ball past Barovero to give Liverpool a well-deserved victory in dramatic fashion.

Liverpool now set up a showdown with Flamengo in the showpiece final on Saturday as they look to win the Club World Cup for the first time in their illustrious history.

Liverpool: Alisson, Milner, Gomez, Henderson, Robertson, Lallana, Keita, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Salah, Shaqiri, Origi.

Highlights & Goals

Disclaimer: Liverpool vs Monterrey highlights are provided and hosted by external sources, notably DailyMotion, Youtube and We help you discover publicly available material and act as a search engine. We do not host or upload this material and are not responsible for the content.


LFC News

Liverpool 3-2 West Ham United – As it happened & reaction

Keep up with all the live updates from Liverpool's Premier League meeting against West Ham United on Monday night.The Reds return to Premier League...

Confirmed Liverpool team vs West Ham: Naby Keita gets the nod in midfield

Jurgen Klopp has named his Liverpool starting eleven for this evening's Premier League clash against West Ham United.The Reds boss makes one change to...

Liverpool vs West Ham – Preview & Worldwide TV Info

Liverpool vs West Ham United live streaming available - Watch live online as Liverpool host West Ham in the Premier League.Liverpool vs West Ham ‣...

Timo Werner gives biggest indication yet of highly-anticipated summer move to Liverpool

Reported Liverpool target Timo Werner gave a candid answer after being questioned over a move to Anfield this summer.The RB Leipzig striker is widely...

Worrying update on Jordan Henderson’s suspected hamstring injury vs Atletico

Jordan Henderson was in visible discomfort as he left the stadium following Liverpool's 1-0 defeat against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night.The Reds lost 1-0...

Andy Robertson and Virgil van Dijk confident Liverpool can put things right at Anfield

Andy Robertson and Virgil van Dijk both criticised Atletico Madrid's play-acting but remained full of confidence ahead of the second leg at Anfield.Liverpool fell...

Liverpool 3-2 West Ham United – Highlights and Goals (Video)

Liverpool vs West Ham United highlights: Liverpool came from behind to beat West Ham 3-2 thanks to goals from Gini Wijnaldum, Mohamed Salah and...