Luis Diaz scored twice against Liverpool teammate Alisson as Colombia stunned Brazil 2-1 in a World Cup qualifier, days after his father was released by kidnappers.
The Liverpool forward netted twice in four minutes late in the second half, watched by his weeping father Luiz Manuel Diaz who was held for 12 days before his release last week.
Arsenal’s Gabriel Martinelli had put Brazil in front after just four minutes before Diaz‘s heroics turned the game around.
After the game, Alisson and Diaz also shared a beautiful moment.
The Reds stopper came up to the Colombian and gave him a big, long hug. The two then exchanged a few words with each other before parting ways.
Colombia’s first win over Brazil for eight years lifts them into third in the South American qualifying table with Brazil, who suffered a second successive defeat in the competition, down to fifth.
Luis Díaz scored a brace in Colombia’s comeback win against Brazil.
His father who was recently rescued from…