Football

Video: Mark Uth Scores Stunning Half-Volley for Hoffenheim vs Liverpool

Video: Mark Uth Scores Stunning Half-Volley for Hoffenheim vs Liverpool

Liverpool may have secured a precious 2-1 victory over Hoffenheim in their Champions League qualifer tonight but Mark Uth scored a sublime consolation for the hosts.

18-year-old Trent Alexander-Arnold opened the scoring for Liverpool, as the defender scored an fabulous free-kick on his full debut for the club.

James Milner doubled Liverpool’s lead in the second half, with the Premier League side looking dangerous throughout proceedings.

http://gty.im/831937984

And while the result means Jurgen Klopp’s side take a valuable lead into next week’s second leg at Anfield, Uth scored a stunning goal for the Bundesliga outfit that caused a bit of panic among the Liverpool faithful.

A long diagonal ball from the right sailed over the Liverpool defence, and with Dejan Lovren playing Uth onside, the 25-year-old executed a perfect first-touch before drilling the ball beyond Simon Mignolet:

 

Despite the scoreline, Liverpool looked good value for their lead and will be feeling confident ahead of the second leg.

More in Football

Why Scotland Has a Chance of Best Representation in Europe For Years

Jonny BoyleSeptember 24, 2020

Are Chelsea Now Title Contenders With New Signings?

Jonny BoyleSeptember 10, 2020

Why We Should All Be Excited About Leeds United’s Premier League Return

Jonny BoyleSeptember 8, 2020

Serie A: Gian Piero Gasperini Has Turned Atalanta into One of the Most Entertaining Sides in Europe

Jonny BoyleAugust 19, 2020

Remembering the Underrated Genius of Diego Milito

Jonny BoyleAugust 17, 2020

Why Rangers Have to Take Advantage of Celtic Lay-Off

Jonny BoyleAugust 13, 2020

Best Player To Manager Success Stories

Jonny BoyleAugust 12, 2020

Video: Steven Gerrard Is Not Having Any Questions About Alfredo Morelos

Jonny BoyleAugust 1, 2020

Two Aberdeen Fans Come Up With Creative Way to Watch Rangers Game in Person

Jonny BoyleAugust 1, 2020