Jurgen Klopp says ‘if I knew Alisson was this good I would have paid double’ after Liverpool keeper’s wondersave

JURGEN KLOPP watched the stunning Alisson save that kept Liverpool in the Champions League and said: "If I knew Alisson was this good I would have paid double."

The Brazil No1, 26, pulled off a remarkable save in the dying seconds from Arkadiusz Milik to ensure the Reds clung on to their precious one-goal lead.

Jurgen Klopp says ‘if I knew Alisson was this good I would have paid double’ after Liverpool keeper’s wondersaveRex Features4 Alisson was the hero as Liverpool battled past Napoli tonight

Mohamed Salah earlier scored to ensure Liverpool made it into the knockout stages, but they made it tough on themselves.

The Reds needed to win 1-0 or by two goals, but spurned a hatful of chances and were almost made to pay, but for Alisson.

Klopp stole the show with his quote about Alisson's "life-saving" stop.

And his Kop team-mate joined in with the praise, telling BT Sport: "Unbelievable save from Ally."

Jurgen Klopp says ‘if I knew Alisson was this good I would have paid double’ after Liverpool keeper’s wondersaveAFP4 Alisson made a stunning late save to ensure Liverpool reached the last-16
Jurgen Klopp says ‘if I knew Alisson was this good I would have paid double’ after Liverpool keeper’s wondersavePA:Empics Sport4 James Milner was also quick to pile praise on Alisson

Milner went on to praise scorer Salah, adding: "I think it was a fantastic performance all the way through and Mo's goal, he's a match-winner.

"He's a world-class player, you need that sometimes in these games and he's changed the game again.

"It was always going to be a tough game, they are a good team. It was a really good performance.

"We knew defensively that was what was going to win us the game, we had to be on the front foot.

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