Georginio Wijnaldum hails Alisson's Champions League heroics

Liverpool's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah runs past Napoli's Portuguese defender Mario Rui during the UEFA Champions League group C football match between Liverpool and Napoli at Anfield stadium in Liverpool north west England on D

However, despite losing all three of their away games in Group C, three home wins at fortress Anfield were enough to see Liverpool through to the knockout stage on goals scored over the Italians in second place behind Paris Saint-Germain, who won 4-1 away to Red Star Belgrade to secure top spot. Five key things to know...

Liverpool have grown in so many ways since riding a wave of emotion to last season's Champions League final but for all the brilliance of Mohamed Salah's first-half goal, they were indebted to Alisson for that vital save in the final moments, spreading his body to block Milik's close-range shot after Virgil van...

"If it's two nil, or three nil, it's an easy game".

Liverpool legend Michael Owen has praised Mohamed Salah after his winning goal against Napoli in the Champions League that let to qualification to the next round.

And Express Sport brings you all you need to know about the draw.

As was true of last season, the Last 16 will be played across four dates: February 12/13; February 19/20; March 5/6; and March 12/13.

'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'.

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Is Salah finding it harder to score?

It was a case of last minute, last place for Russian champions Lokomotiv Moscow, who capped their dismal European campaign by finishing rock bottom of Group D with a 1-0 defeat to Schalke in Germany, ruling out even a place in the Europa League following a 91st minute goal from Alessandro Schöpf.

'He did it nearly every match: someone is through on goal and you think they are going to score and then Ali is there to make a save, ' added Wijnaldum.

Many observers thought the reactions of the Loko players on the pitch summed up the team's performance on the pitch and, subsequently, their overall showing this season.

The Netherlands worldwide thinks Liverpool's weekend opponents Manchester United are capable of posing problems, despite their up and down campaign, and says Jurgen Klopp's side must maintain their work-rate if they are to preserve their unbeaten record.

The Egyptian joked it was because scoring became normal, before quickly taking it back - with a smile - because he felt it sounded too arrogant.

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