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Darwin Nunez led Liverpool to a worked victory for the Reds in Austria

The Uruguayan striker was the man of the match against LASK 

By Liam Styles

The Uruguayan striker was the man of the match against LASK 
The Uruguayan striker was the man of the match against LASK 
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Liverpool’s striker Darwin Nunez led Liverpool in Austria and became the hero for the Reds in their first game of the season in the UEFA Europa League, where they played against LASK Linz a favorable game that started badly, forcing the Reds to suffer and work during the game to achieved a final victory based on a great performance by his Uruguayan star.

LASK opened the score of the game at the 14th minute with a sensational volley goal that surprised Liverpool's defense. It was scored by the Austrian striker Florian Flecker, who connected a great volley after being assisted from the left in a corner kick, where LASK players cleared the way for Flecker, who connected the shot to beat Kelleher.

The Reds, who had missed a goal with a good header by Darwin Nunez in the first half, started the second half boosted by the pressure of achieving a win. Precisely Nunez was the man to score the equalizer for Liverpool at the 56th minute converting a penalty conceded after a foul on Luis Diaz, who seven minutes later scored the second goal for the Reds in a quick counterattack to give them the lead in the game.

Nunez sealed the assist of the final goal

Jürgen Klopp shaked the bench and gave entry to Szoboszlai, Joe Gomez and Mac Allister, and the Argentine player was pivotal in the last metters to connect with Diaz and Nunez, who precisely gave the assist to Salah at the 88th minute to score the third goal for Liverpool, completing a great performance against LASK. The Reds achieved an important victory to start leading their group in the Europa League with the Uruguayan striker Darwin Nunez again performing as a hero for the Anfield’s team. 

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