Adrian's heroics helped Liverpool to win their 2nd European trophy in the span of just 3 months. Chelsea were unlucky again in Istanbul as Tammy Abraham missed the crucial penalty and denied Lampard his first trophy as Chelsea manager.
No one was expecting such a fight from Chelsea after their humiliation at Old Trafford last Sunday. Both teams went toe-to-toe as 90-minutes were not enough to separate them. After a full time the score was 1-1 and after extra time it was 2-2.
The joy of Jurgen Klopp and his players after Adrian penalty save showed how much the victory meant for the Reds. Klopp was spot on in his pre-match press conference when he said that Chelsea players will give their 100% on the pitch.
The match had everything in it i.e; VAR intervention, disallowed goals, high pressing, counter attacks, penalties, extra time, emotions and nonetheless exciting fans.