Lima, January 19, 2022Updated on 01/19/2022 09:54 pm
Liverpool vs. Arsenal LIVE LIVE ONLINE they face each other this Thursday, January 20 for the second leg of the semifinals of the Carabao Cup at the Emirates Stadium starting at 2:45 pm (Peruvian time). The match will be broadcast exclusively on ESPN.
Both teams drew goalless in the first leg at Anfield. Despite losing a man after 24 minutes due to the expulsion of Granit Xhaka, the ‘Gunners’ resisted until the end and got a good result on the road. The regret came from the ‘Reds’ who did not take advantage of the advantage they had on their team due to that additional player.
The squad led by Jurgen Klopp will be without Thiago Alcantara, Divock Origi and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain for this match due to injury. While Naby Keita, Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah will also be absent as they play for their respective teams in the 2022 African Cup of Nations.
The day before, the assistant to the German coach, Pep Lijnders, gave a press conference and spoke about the impressions of the rival of the turn. “Arsenal have a very good team at the moment. “I think Mikel did an amazing job. They were also struggling with injuries and, how did you say, cases of COVID-19 and they also had to change at the last minute., he pointed.
It is important to mention that Liverpool arrives motivated for this match after beating Brenford 3-0 last Sunday in the Premier League. The victory allowed the ‘Reds’ to stay in second place with 45 units and still lacks 11 points to equal the leader Manchester City.
Liverpool vs. Arsenal: horarios
- Perú: 2:45 p. m.
- México: 1:45 p. m.
- Ecuador: 2:45 p. m.
- Colombia: 2:45 p. m.
- Uruguay: 4:45 p. m.
- Chile: 4:45 p. m.
- Argentina: 4:45 p. m.
Liverpool vs. Arsenal: canales
- Peru: ESPN
- Ecuador: ESPN
- Colombia: ESPN
- Uruguay: ESPN
- Chile: ESPN
- Argentina: ESPN
For its part, Arsenal arrives psyched up for this semi-final and this is how the ‘Gunners’ coach, Mikel Arteta, expressed it. “We are going to bring out the strongest team we can with a single intention, after the final whistle, we are at Wembley and we play the final”, express.
In addition, he dedicated a message to the fans for their constant encouragement. “It’s one of the best atmospheres I’ve seen in many, many years at the Emirates, so I just want to thank the fans for their support.” he pointed.
“The (fans) can change the energy, the momentum of the game, give footballers a huge boost and give them confidence, so if they can drive the team the way they have been recently, that would be incredibly helpful for give us the best possible chance of reaching the final.”, he added.