Liverpool FC Star Dodges FIFA Tournament to Impress in the Premier League

Published 11/28/2021, 10:12 AM EST

Diogo Jota is in the news once again for impressing the Anfield crowd with his incredible soccer prowess. The Liverpool striker scored a brace in the latest Premier League match against Southampton within 2 minutes of game time in the pitch. Before scoring these two absolute howlers, Jota left a FIFA 22 International Qualifier game to make the game against Southampton at Anfield.

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Jota had a unique way to celebrate his goals, and this left fans entertained and smiling.

Diogo Jota leaves a FIFA 22 tournament to score a brace in Anfield

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It is a well-known fact that Jota is one of the best real-life football players in the world. He is equally good in EA Sports’ FIFA games as he is on the pitch. What makes this affair interesting is that Jota left an International Qualifier for a FIFA 22 tournament in its fourth round in order to make it to the home game at Anfield.

In the same game against Southampton where the Reds won 4-0, Jota scored within 97 seconds of stepping on the pitch, which shows the fans what an amazing player he is.

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Jota’s achievements in the field of e-football are quite well known owing to the fact that he won the inaugural ePremier League invitational tournament against Trent Alexander-Arnold in April 2020.

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Furthermore, Jota even went on to become FIFA’s number one ranked player in the world while he was injured back in February.

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Diogo Jota continues to impress the Liverpool and soccer fans in all spheres as he replaced injury-struck Roberto Firmino in the starting XI of Liverpool FC. Fans hope to see more such brilliant performances from the striker often.

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Siddid Dey Purkayastha

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Siddid Dey Purkayastha is an eSports author for EssentiallySports and is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Arts degree at Christ (Deemed to be University). He has always been into gaming since the ripe age of 9 and has never looked back. Apart from his deep love for narrative-driven or campaign-based games, he enjoys casually playing online games such as Valorant, Fortnite, FIFA Ultimate Team, Warzone, and GTA Online.

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