UCL: UEFA includes 7 Liverpool players, Man City trio, Real Madrid star in all-star XI
Seven Liverpool players, three Manchester City players, and three Real Madrid players were named to UEFA's Champions League all-star XI for this week on Thursday.
Following the conclusion of the semi-final first-leg matches, UEFA published the Champions League team on its website on Thursday.
During the last four first-leg ties, Alisson Becker, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Kevin De Bruyne, and Karim Benzema, among others, shone for their respective teams.
Below is the UEFA Champions League team all-star XI:
Alisson Becker (Liverpool) – 6 points
Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) – 8 points
Ibrahima Konaté (Liverpool) – 8 points
Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool) – 7 points
Andrew Robertson (Liverpool) – 7 points
Sadio Mané (Liverpool) – 8 points
Kevin De Bruyne (Man. City) – 11 points
Thiago Alcántara (Liverpool) – 8 points
Bernardo Silva (Man. City) – 11 points
Phil Foden (Man. City) – 7 points
Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) – 10 points
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