Liverpool face a difficult draw on Monday morning, as they get ready to determine their opponent for the final 16 of this seasonâs Champions League.
The Reds waltzed via to the following degree of Europeâs top-tier event with a 7-Zero win at house to Spartak Moscow on Wednesday evening.
A hat-trick for captain Philippe Coutinho, a brace from Sadio Mane and additional objectives from Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino sealed the victory and a first-placed end in Team E.
That secures them seeding for the last-16 draw on Monday (11am GMT), and with 4 different English aspects additionally qualifying, their doable fighters are few and some distance between.
FC Basel, who completed moment in Team A, are a chance, with the Swiss facet arguably essentially the most beneficial draw for Jurgen Kloppâs facet.
Bayern Munich and Juventus, runners up in Team B and D respectively, are a much less palatable prospect, serving as a powerful problem for Liverpool.
In all probability their greatest take a look at could be Actual Madrid, who completed in the back of Tottenham as runners up in Team H.
And each Porto, who pipped RB Leipzig to moment in Team G, and Shakhtar Donetsk, moment in Team F, may just end up marvel applications of the final 16.
The Reds can not draw Chelsea, in spite of their second-placed end in Team C, or Sevilla, who additionally made it via Team E following Spartakâs cave in at Anfield.
Liverpoolâs Attainable Closing-16 Fighters
Whoever the Reds face, it is going to be their first Champions League knockout degree fixture because the quarter-final Four-Four draw at Chelsea in April 2009.