With the job done three weeks ago, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp could even afford the luxury of starting top-scorer Mohamed Salah and club-record signing Virgil van Dijk on the bench, with one eye on Saturday's vital visit to Manchester United in the Premier League.
Manchester City will contest a Champions League quarter-final after beating FC Basel in the last 16. "Why not?", Firmino told British media. "Why not? We have shown in the past few seasons we can beat all the English clubs".
"The next round will be hard, seven other very good teams, maybe four of them are from England, which doesn't make it easier".
However, nothing official has bene signed and Juventus are anxious that they could still lose out on signing Can to other top clubs despite all the work they have put in.
We're halfway through the Champions League second round and thoughts are already turning to the quarter finals and who will play who.
Rams agree to deal Ogletree to Giants
The Ogletree trade comes less than a week after the Rams shipped Robert Quinn off to Miami . The Rams have been one of the most active teams in the trade department this offseason.
The 22-year-old is leading the goalscoring charts for Leipzig this season, having netted 16 goals in 33 games across all competitions, and has often spoken of his desire to move to a top European club in the future. But we are not afraid of anyone in the draw'.
"Manchester United are very experienced and very fit, as we saw last night - they can score late, so I don't think they are too anxious about playing on Saturday and then again on Tuesday". We feel we can beat any side on our day, and we don't mind who we get.
"If we continue in this way, with the entire squad displaying the ability and attitude that means they should start every game, we have a real chance of being successful together".
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard was determined to leave a final mark on English football prior to his farewell at the end of the season, but a red card 38 seconds after coming on as a halftime substitute was not what he envisaged.