Liverpool will host a difficult opponent at Anfield, Spanish club Villarreal, in the first leg of the semi-finals of the Champions League this season 2021-22.
A great relief with which Liverpool reached the semi-finals of the Champions League, despite falling into the “group of death” in the first round, he managed to snatch the lead early by a large difference from his closest competitors, and in the round of 16 he faced Inter Milan and overtook him by a single goal (he won the first leg 2-0 , then lost 0-1 in the second leg), before overcoming Benfica with some difficulty in the quarter-finals (he won 3-1 in the first leg, then tied in the back 3-3).
On the other hand, when we talk about Villarreal, we are talking about a new miracle in the Champions League this season; After the Spanish team climbed from second place in its group behind Manchester United, it faced one of the veterans in the Champions League, Juventus, and overtook it (a 1-1 tie, then won 3-0 back) to the quarter-finals, in which it collided with Bayern Munich, who was one of the The favorites to win the title, but Villarreal managed again to achieve an achievement and maxed it out with a total score of 2-1 (he won the first leg 1-0, then tied the second leg 1-1).
In the following lines, we learn about the date of the next Liverpool match against Villarreal in the 2021-2022 Champions League, the transmission channels, the news of the two teams, and the expected formation of the meeting.
What is the date of the match between Liverpool and Villarreal?
The date of the Liverpool and Villarreal match in the Champions League semi-final first leg is on Wednesday, April 27, 2022, corresponding to Ramadan 26, 1443 AH.
The start of the match is scheduled to beep at ten o’clock in the evening Mecca time, nine o’clock in the evening Cairo time.
What channels broadcast the match between Liverpool and Villarreal?
The beIN Sports channel group is the exclusive broadcaster of all European Football Association (UEFA) competitions, including the 2022 UEFA Champions League, in the Middle East and the Arab world from the ocean to the Gulf.
The channel that will carry the match between Real Madrid and Manchester City in the Champions League semi-final first leg will be beIN SPORTS PREMIUM 1, and if you want to watch the live broadcast online; You have to subscribe to the beIN Connect service.
|the match||The appointment||carrier channels||stadium|
|Liverpool – Villarreal||Wednesday 27 April 2022|
21:00 Egypt, 22:00 Saudi Arabia
|beIN SPORTS PREMIUM 1||Anfield|
Roberto Firmino continues to be absent for the second match in a row after the Merseyside derby against Everton at the weekend due to injury, and with the exception of him, German coach Jurgen Klopp’s squad will be ready for the match between Liverpool and Villarreal.
Predicted Liverpool line-up against Villarreal
Jurgen Klopp does not prefer to change his usual method and formation, and is expected to rely on Portuguese Diogo Jota instead of Firmino, who is absent from injury, as previously mentioned.
Liverpool formation | 4-3-3
Andrew Robertson, Virgil van Dyck, Ibrahima Konate, Trent Alexander-Arnold
Thiago Alcantara, Fabinho, Jordan Henderson
Sadio Mane, Diogo Jota, Mohamed Salah
The expected line-up for Villarreal against Liverpool
Spaniards Gerard Moreno and Alberto Moreno continue to be absent from Villarreal in the Liverpool match; The first is due to injury and the second is due to the lack of completion of his treatment program after returning from injury. It is expected that Villarreal coach Unai Emery, in the face of Liverpool, will depend on the following formation:
Villarreal formation | 4-3-1-2
Pervis Estupinan, Pau Torres, Raul Albiol, Juan Foyth
Frances Coquelin, Etienne Capo, Dani Parejo
Giovanni Lo Celso
Arno Danjuma, Paco Alcacer