Liverpool, a famous team in the English professional football Premier League (EPL), defeated Fulham and advanced to the final of this season’s Carabao Cup (League Cup) .Liverpool drew 1-1 in the second leg of the 2023-2024 Carabao Cup semifinals held at Craven Cottage in London, England on the 24th (local time).As a result, Liverpool, who won 2-1 in the first leg, advanced to the final with a 3-2 lead on aggregate score. The opponent in the final is Chelsea, who defeated Middlesbrough 6-2 in the first and second games in the semifinals. The Carabao Cup final between Liverpool and Chelsea will be held at Wembley Stadium in London on the 25th of next month .If Liverpool defeats Chelsea, they will achieve the feat of winning the tournament for the 10th time .Liverpool is still the team with the most Carabao Cup wins (9 times).Chelsea is tied for 4th place in this category (won 5 times).
Liverpool has been performing well in the league recently. Since the opening of the 2023-2024 season, they have achieved 14 wins, 6 draws, and 1 loss and are in the lead (48 points).The point gap with second place Manchester City (13 wins, 4 draws, 3 losses, 43 points) is 5 points. On the other hand, Chelsea, who entered this season under coach Mauricio Pochettino, is struggling in the league. With 9 wins, 4 draws, and 8 losses, they are down to 9th place (31 points).On this day, Liverpool took the lead with Luis Dias’ first goal in the 11th minute of the first half. After receiving a long pass from behind, Dias advanced from the left side to the penalty box and opened Fulham’s goal with a right-footed shot. Fulham, who needed a redemption goal, balanced the score in the 31st minute of the second half when Issa Diop finished a pass from Harry Wilson toward the goal. However, they were no longer able 토토사이트 to open the opponent’s goal and had to be satisfied with reaching the semifinals.