Will Salah make a return for Liverpool’s Champions League clash against Napoli?

first_img Check out all the live commentaries coming up across the talkSPORT network this week 2 2 Napoli beat Liverpool on matchday one of this year’s competition Interestingly, that was against the Serie A side in September, with Jurgen Klopp’s men no doubt looking to avenge the 2-0 defeat they suffered to Carlo Ancelotti’s men in their opening match of this year’s competition.Napoli are the only unbeaten side in the group, recording two wins and two draws thus far, but still find themselves a point behind the Premier League giants in the rankings.Ancelotti’s side head into the game without a win in their six matches across all competitions and with just one clean sheet to their name from their last seven outings.Klopp will be hoping to call upon Mohamed Salah for the encounter in Merseyside, after revealing the forward has looked ‘really good’ in training this week.The Egyptian was an unused substitute for Saturday’s 2-1 Premier League win at Crystal Palace, with the club’s medical stuff carefully managing the ankle injury that previously ruled him out of international duty. Liverpool host Napoli on Wednesday night knowing victory would secure them qualification for the last 16 of the Champions League as Group E winners.The Reds have been near faultless in every competition they’ve played in this season, losing just one game along the way.center_img getty images LIVE on talkSPORT Valencia vs Chelsea (Wednesday, 5:55pm) – talkSPORT 2West Brom vs Bristol City (Wednesday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORT 2Astana vs Manchester United (Thursday, 3:50pm) – talkSPORT 2Braga vs Wolves (Thursday, 5:55pm) – talkSPORT 2Swansea vs Fulham (Friday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORT 2Newcastle vs Manchester City (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORTCharlton vs Sheffield Wednesday (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORT 2Tottenham vs Bournemouth (Saturday, 3pm) – talkSPORT 2Southampton vs Watford (Saturday, 5:30pm) – talkSPORT Speaking ahead of the game, Klopp said: “[Salah] looked really good in training the day before yesterday especially, after the game. It was really good.“Yesterday we didn’t do too much, so we will see today – but I’m not worried about it.”Meanwhile, Naby Keita has recovered from illness ahead of the clash, meaning Klopp has no new injury concerns to contend with.Joel Matip has yet to return to training with the defender continuing his recovery from a knee problem, while Nathaniel Clyne remains a long-term absentee.So, how will Liverpool line-up for the match? talkSPORT.com has make a starting XI prediction below…last_img read more

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