Rio Ferdinand lavishes praise on ‘fantastic’ Liverpool FC star - football

Rio Ferdinand lavishes praise on ‘fantastic’ Liverpool FC star



Rio Ferdinand singled out Sadio Mane for special praise after he scored twice to help fire Liverpool FC into the Champions League quarter-finals at the expense of Bayern Munich on Wednesday night.
Mane opened the scoring with a superb goal in the 26th minute before Bayern equalised in the 39th minute due to Joel Matip’s own-goal.
However, Virgil van Dijk headed the visitors back into the lead from a corner in the second half, before Mane secured Liverpool FC’s place in the last eight with a fine finish in the 84th minute.
Liverpool FC will now await to find out their opponents in the quarter-finals when the draw is made on Friday morning.
And Manchester United legend Ferdinand was quick to praise Mane and Liverpool FC as a whole after their impressive victory over Bayern away from home. Speaking to BT Sport after the game, Ferdinand said: ?It wasn?t a great performance from this Liverpool team, we?ve seen them play better.
?But at this stage, knockout football is not about performing. It?s coming here and getting the win.
?I wouldn?t put this Bayern team up there with any of the teams that I?ve seen over the last five to eight years.
?But it doesn?t matter, they?ve still got the history, they?ve got pedigree, they?ve got talent in this team.
?This Liverpool team, they came here and it?s a great sign for them that they didn?t play particularly well but they got a fantastic result.
?Mane was the difference. What a fantastic player he has been.
?[Mohamed] Salah did...
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