Liverpool followers had been delighted with Kostas Tsimikas’ excellent cross for Diogo Jota’s aim within the facet’s FA Cup quarter-final victory over Nottingham Forest on Sunday.
The Greek defender joined the Premier League giants from Olympiacos in August 2020 to play second fiddle to first-choice left-back Andy Robertson. The Anfield outfit paid £11.7 million for his providers.
When referred to as upon, Tsimikas has been a key contributor to Jurgen Klopp’s facet. This was the case once more on Sunday as his right-footed cross allowed Jota to faucet house and take his facet by to the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
You may watch the cross and aim under:
Liverpool 1-0 win over Nottingham Forest means they may face Manchester Metropolis within the semi-finals at Wembley Stadium subsequent month. The sport guarantees to be an enchanting affair, with the 2 sides additionally battling for the highest spot within the Premier League.
Liverpool maintain out Nottingham Forest to maintain quadruple hopes alive
Despite the fact that Kostas Tsimikas’ help was sensible, his teammates additionally deserve reward for his or her efficiency on Sunday.
Nottingham Forest have been the giant-killers of this 12 months’s FA Cup, having knocked out Premier League duo Arsenal and Leicester Metropolis.
They had been as soon as once more tough opponents on Sunday, with the likes of Keinan Davis and James Garner giving Liverpool all types of issues.
Nonetheless, Ibrahima Konate was notably resolute in conserving Nottingham Forest at bay, with the Merseysiders’ depth of expertise paying dividends.
Steve Cooper’s facet can maintain their heads excessive after yet one more spectacular efficiency in opposition to Premier League opposition.
Jurgen Klopp’s mission of securing a possible quadruple for Liverpool continues as his facet transfer on to Wembley to face Pep Guardiola’s Manchester Metropolis.
The following 35 days will probably be essential for Klopp’s males. Their upcoming opponents embrace Benfica within the UEFA Champions League, Manchester Metropolis within the Premier League and the FA Cup, in addition to Manchester United within the league.
Liverpool can’t afford to drop factors within the race for the Premier League. Ought to they win all of their remaining fixtures, they may win the title come Might.
In the meantime, the UCL draw was considerably favorable to Klopp’s facet, given the extent of groups left within the competitors. Nonetheless, Benfica have proven they’re a stern process for any facet, having overwhelmed Barcelona within the group phases earlier than knocking the spectacular Ajax out within the last-16.
Regardless of a difficult run of fixtures within the subsequent few weeks, Klopp will probably be assured contemplating his facet’s spectacular type.