Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino have been in gorgeous type in opposition to Porto
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Liverpool have one foot within the quarter-finals after they beat Porto 5-0 in a breath-taking attacking display on Wednesday night.
Their star trio of Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino ran riot in Portugal, with Mane’s hat-trick, Salah’s 30th purpose of the season and one other strike from the Brazilian main Liverpool to a surprising win – which equalled the report for the most important away victory in Champions League historical past.
Their back-four nonetheless could also be questioned, and Porto did have their possibilities to rating, however Saunders believes Klopp’s males ‘can beat anyone’ of their present type and can problem for his or her sixth European Cup this time period.
Speaking on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast, the previous Reds star mentioned: “Can they win the Champions League? Yes – with that entrance three enjoying the way in which they’re for the time being.
“I feel they might beat anybody.
“Whether they can resist in opposition to the highest, high groups on the again, that is still to be seen as a result of that’s not fairly proper but.
“But if you attack Liverpool, you do it at your peril at the moment, because if you leave that front three with any space, they’re linking up perfectly.”