REAL MADRID LINEUP AGAINST LIVERPOOL IN KIEV: Could they save Pope Francis?
DANGER: Could Real Madrid save Pope Francis?
Liverpool face Real Madrid in Kiev this weekend, for the chance to win their fifth European title.But netizens have noticed something about the game that is truly spooky.Twitter user Jon Morter tweeted: “1978 English prince gets married, his bride married for 2nd time, Liverpool won European cup for 2nd time, two popes died. Fans have noticed shocking coincidences every time Liverpool win the European CupCELEBRATE: Liverpool fans in Kiev ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final with Real Madrid
Champions League Final – Real Madrid v Liverpool
WINNERS: Liverpool beat Real Madrid 1-0 in the Champions League final in Paris in 1981“1981 English prince gets married, Liverpool win European Cup, the pope gets shot.”2005 English prince gets married, Liverpool win European Cup, pope dies.”2018…”Another tweeter Neil Edwards joked: “Someone better warn the pope!”WEDDING: Also in 1981, Prince Charles married Diana Spencer
ATTACKED: In 1981 Pope John Paul II narrowly survived an assassination attemptIn 1978, the Queen’s cousin Prince Michael of Kent married Baroness Marie Christine von Reibnitz.Liverpool beat Club Brugge of Belgium 1-0 at Wembley to claim their second European Cup trophy.And in the space of less than two months, two popes died — Pope Paul VI in August, and Pope John Paul I in September, just 33 days after taking the post.In 1981 Prince Charles married Diana Spencer.MARRIED: The Royal Wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince HarryThat same year, Liverpool won the Champions League for the third time, beating Real Madrid 1-0 in Paris with a goal from Alan Kennedy.And in May Pope John Paul II survived an assasination attempt after he was shot by Turkish-born Mehmet Ali Agca.In 2005 Prince Charles remarried, as he wed Camilla Parker-Bowles.Liverpool came from 3-0 down in the “Miracle in Istanbul” as they beat AC Milan 3-2 on penalties.This year has already seen Prince Harry marry Meghan Markle in a lavish Royal wedding in Windsor.