Barcelona were joined in Group F of yesterday’s Champions League draw by Borussia Dortmund, Inter and Slavia Prague. [via UEFA.com]
Borussia Dortmund’s official English language Twitter channel @BlackYellow subsequently took the opportunity to remind Barcelona of a memorable moment from last season’s Champions League.
Time to practice our corners https://t.co/ua104F7CWo
— Borussia Dortmund (@BlackYellow) August 29, 2019
When the La Liga champions lost 4-0 to Liverpool at Anfield in the 2018/19 semi-finals, the fourth goal came from a quickly-taken corner by Trent Alexander-Arnold which was finished to the net by Divock Origi. [via Liverpool FC on YouTube]
That goal completed a remarkable comeback from Liverpool, who had been beaten 3-0 in the first leg at Camp Nou before overturning that deficit in dramatic style at Anfield a week later, and the Reds would go on to lift the Champions League trophy after defeating Tottenham 2-0 in the final in Madrid. [via BBC]
Borussia Dortmund, though, have also been on the end of a substantial Liverpool comeback in European competition.
Liverpool managed to retrieve the deficit and win the game 4-3 thanks to a stoppage time Dejan Lovren header, having faced an away goals exit before that intervention. [via BBC]
These Liverpool fans on Twitter took great pleasure in Borussia Dortmund’s humorous tweet:
You love to see it
— Luke (@wukeowyer) August 29, 2019
— (@NotNinjaah) August 29, 2019
Take them quickly
— Jimmy off Twitt3r (@justanotherwool) August 29, 2019
YESSSSS ADMIN pic.twitter.com/3Pz7pt5Aa6
— (@FriskyFirmino) August 29, 2019
Want Origi on loan for 2 Matchdays?
— (@SadioAbility) August 29, 2019
I LOVE THIS GAME
— ManéSzn (@Lfc_George_) August 29, 2019
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