Chelsea failed to materialize a victory on a second attempt against Liverpool as the Reds lifted the FA Cup
Liverpool new signing, Luis Diaz was named Man of the Match as Chelsea were beaten on penalties on Saturday night.
The Blues after losing the Carabao Cup final to Reds, also failed to bounce back in yet another final.
In a game that was filled with great tussles and tensions, neither team were able to materialize a goal during the normal playing time.
It indeed show how of a true quality both sides are with Luis Diaz making a huge confession on Chelsea star after the final.
Diaz was matched up against Reece James and this was the only reason his productivity in the game was reduced to a certain level.
The former Porto man didn’t hold back to admit that it wasn’t an easy task taking up Reece James.
“We are happy that we have another trophy and still fighting for two more but definitely Chelsea isn’t a team to over look,” Diaz said.
“They are as tough as we are and they played a high level football, their defense is good also.
“I have never faced a player like him, I mean the guy on my win, James. He is good in both angles, while they are attacking or defending.
“Indeed we faced a very strong team but we were at the top of our game and am happy the penalties ended in our favor.”
Liverpool now have the UEFA Champions League and the Premier League to still battle for against Manchester City.