What a relief for Jurgen Klopp and his medical team that managed to patch up a team capable of beating an inform Ajax.
The Reds are through to the Champions league round of 16 after beating Ajax 1-0 at Anfield thanks to a cool and composed finish from Curtis Jones.
Jones is now the third youngest player in Liverpool’s history to score in the Champions League after David Ngog and Trent Alexander Arnold.
His goal came courtsey of a well timed cross from Neco WIlliams and a bit of luck from Ajax’s Onana who couldn’t decide if he should clear his lines or allow faith take its course.
Allowing faith take it course ensured Liverpool who had 9 first team players out with various degrees of injuries score a crucial goal. The Reds are now through with a game to spare which is frankly good news to Klopp.
The manager will be happy but, he also be hoping no other player suffered any minor or serious injuries cause his team is currently stretched to the limit.