Atletico Madrid’s ability to successful convert all the five spot kicks made them champions of Audi cup as Jordan Henderson’s penalty was saved by Miguel Angel.
Immediately after Henderson’s failure to score their fifth spot kick, 31–year–old Filipe Luis came up to make the final statement that saw Diego Simeon’s side emerge victors.
The full time ended in one all draw when Roberto Firmino notched a penalty at the 90’ neutralizing Keidi Bare’s first half Opener.
Atletico Madrid reached the finals after beating Napoli by 2–1 whereas Liverpool qualified for the finals after in impressive 3–0 win over German giants Bayern Munich.
The defeat happens to be the first for the Kops in their preseason campaign, they will then face Athletic Bilbao in Dublin for their last friendly match before their first game of the season against Watford nine days from today.
Whereas Atletico travel to England for another friendly against Brighton at the Amex Stadium on Sunday.
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