“7 Times Here We Come,” Liverpool Fans Euphoric After An ‘Easy’ Champions League Draw. Liverpool supporters have responded positively to the news that they will face Benfica in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals. After defeating Inter Milan in the last-16, all eyes were on the draw in Nyon, Switzerland, on Friday.
Fans were overjoyed when the Reds were drawn against Benfica believing it will be a simple tie. Jurgen Klopp’s team has closed the gap on Manchester City in the Premier League title battle, having trailed the Citizens by as many as 12 points.
They’re playing enticing football, and Luis Diaz’s move from FC Porto has made them one of Europe’s best goal-scoring units.
With country protection decreasing in the quarter-final stage, the Premier League giants faced the prospect of playing both Manchester City and Chelsea, the current Champions League holders.
They may also have been pitted against Bayern Munich, the Bundesliga’s current leaders, and Real Madrid, the tournament’s most successful team. Reds fans, on the other hand, are rubbing their hands in the excitement of what many are dismissing as a routine draw.
Here are some of the fans’ reactions following the Liverpool Champions League Draw against Benfica.
Hahahahhahah 7 times here we come
— Tom (@_TomLFC_) March 18, 2022
Why are we getting good draws this season that never happens
— keegan (@Dobvius) March 18, 2022
— David Rodriguez⚽️ (@davidr51892) March 18, 2022