Liverpool 1-0 Napoli

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The Reds overcame Napoli in their final Champions League group C fixture to progress to the last 16, thanks to a first-half goal from Mohamed Salah.

Napoli were left aggrieved 15 minutes in when Virgil van Dijk was only shown a yellow card for a unsafe lunge on Dries Mertens.

"I don't really think we are invincible and, if we think that, we have a manager that would put both feet on the ground", Wijnaldum told the British media.

From a personal point of view, I'd like to see Messi play at Anfield before he retires. You know I am always thinking differently about football.

Salah pulled his shot into the side-netting with a far better angle from the one he scored, while Milner and Van Dijk sent long-range efforts flying just wide of the target.

United scored four goals in a league game for the first time in over a year during their 4-1 win against Fulham at Old Trafford last Saturday. But what I can't see clearly isn't hard to work out what's going on.

"But we have plenty of quality players to fill my gap".

Without Alisson's contribution, though, you wonder if the Reds would still be in the Champions League.

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And they were almost made to pay in stoppage time when Alisson Becker produced a crucial save to deny Arkadiusz Milik a dramatic equaliser.

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said his £65 million goalkeeper was a "lifesaver", with Van Dijk expressing his gratitude to the Brazil worldwide immediately after his crucial intervention.

But instead, Klopp was allowed to reinvest the Coutinho money by signing Virgil van Dijk for £75 million in January and Alisson in the summer. He did it: incredible, unbelievable.

"I don't think it was a bad challenge at all", Van Dijk added. While the highly rated Senegal worldwide tried to contain the sixth best player in the world, it was one of their meetings on the left side of Napoli's defence that birthed the decisive goal.

Big moments decide big games, and Liverpool discovered in Kiev the cost of not having a world-class goalkeeper.

"We know we have to do a lot to not lose games and even more to win it".

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