Liverpool will play Chelsea in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley following a comfortable 2-0 victory over Arsenal in the second leg clash at the Emirates Stadium on Thursday evening.
Arsenal on a high pressing pace with Bukayo Saka missing early minutes chances from six-yard line.
In the 5th minute, the Gunners came close to getting the opener but Alexander Lacazette’s shot hit the woodwork.
But a few minutes later, from nowhere, Liverpool took the lead from defender Joel Matip but his goal was ruled for offside.
Liverpool who dominated lots of play in the midfield, eventualy took the lead 19 minutes later through Diogo Jota after Arsenal full-back made unleashing mistake to gift Jota the opener.
The Portuguese forward scored his second of the game after a fanstatic combination by Alexander-Arnold. Even though, he appeared to offside but after VAR review the goal stood.
Ghana ace Thomas Partey was sent off after second yellow card booking, following a dangerous foul on Fabinho, forcing the Gunners to finish the game with 10-men.
Liverpool will face Chelsea in the finals of the EFL Cup scheduled to take place at the Wembley Stadium, on 27 February 2022.