The professional English club Liverpool in the ranks of the Egyptian star Mohamed Salah cut the ribbon of his career in the Club World Cup currently held in Qatar when he faces the Mexican Monterrey at half past seven in the Khalifa International Stadium in the semi-finals.
Monterrey booked his place in the semi-finals after defeating the Qatar Dam 3-2, while Liverpool marks the first appearance in the current edition of the Club World Cup after being crowned champion of the Champions League this year.
Liverpool is entering high morale today after maintaining its unbeaten record after 17 rounds have passed since the current edition of the Premier League competition, “Premier League”, topped the table with 49 points, 10 points ahead of Leicester, its closest follower.
The Reds are looking forward to winning the match today in order to reach the final of the Club World Cup, and to keep their hopes of winning the third title this year after winning the Champions League and European Super Cup.
Liverpool have a distinguished group of players who are able to settle the outcome of the match, such as attacking trio Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Firmino and goalkeeper Alison.
Reds are missing the services of the trio of Joel Matip, Fabienho and Diane Lovrain due to the injury, while doubts arise over the participation of Vinaldom, who was injured during his participation in the Watford match last Saturday in the Premier League competition.
Juergen Klopp called on Liverpool club technical director 20 players to compete in the Club World Cup competitions, namely, Allison, Van Dyck, Vinaldom, James Milner, Kita, Firmino, Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah, Gomez, Adrian, Henderson, Chamberlain, Lalana, Longeran, Shakiri, Robertson, Orge, Jones, Arnold, Williams.
Start date: 18. Dec 2019, 19:30
Venue: Khalifa International Stadium
Referee: Roberto Tobar, Chile