LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Tuesday, November 29, 2016: Liverpool's Divock Origi celebrates scoring the first goal against Leeds United with team-mate Trent Alexander-Arnold during the Football League Cup Quarter-Final match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

“The kids are alright!” – How fans reacted to Liverpool 2-0 Leeds United

Excellent performances from a clutch of Liverpool youngsters saw the Reds seal a 2-0 League Cup quarter-final win over Leeds United.

Liverpool 2-0 Leeds United

League Cup Quarter-Final, Anfield
November 29, 2016

Goals: Origi 76′, Woodburn 82′

Trent Alexander-Arnold laid on Divock Origi‘s opener with less than 15 minutes to play, before Ben Woodburn netted his first goal for Liverpool, becoming the club’s youngest ever goalscorer.

On a night where the Reds struggled in the final third, as Garry Monk’s Leeds held firm throughout, some quality from the academy made the difference.

Liverpool now await Wednesday night’s semi-final draw, as they continue their push for cup glory in Jurgen Klopp‘s second season on Merseyside.

Here’s how supporters reacted to Liverpool’s 2-0 victory at home to Leeds.


Jurgen Klopp made eight changes, bringing in some promising talent…



Nineteen-year-old Ovie Ejaria impressed in the opening stages…




But Liverpool were unable to make their mark in the first half…


Leeds forward Kemar Roofe almost scored shortly after the break…


Klopp gambled with 25 minutes to play, bringing on Ben Woodburn…



Divock Origi broke the deadlock, but it was Trent Alexander-Arnold who took the plaudits…


Woodburn then made it a fairytale night with his first senior goal…



…and full-time saw the Reds through to the League Cup semi-finals!



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