Real Madrid earn €88.6m from Champions League triumph

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Mohamed Salah was back among the goals as he scored twice during the 4-0 Champions League win and the Egyptian global should once again start on the right wing.

Jürgen Klopp says his Liverpool team remain a work in progress but that collecting victories while developing a more balanced style augurs well for the rest of the campaign.

Roberto Firmino gave Liverpool the lead after a wonderful assist from Andy Robertson, Mo Salah gave the Reds a second goal following a goal assist from Xherdan Shaqiri, Salah added the third goal before Senegal worldwide, Sadio Mane gave Liverpool the finisher after he misplaced an opportunity to score. That helps a little bit because I'm not in doubt, he was not in doubt, but if you are constantly asked about it then it's like, something obviously is wrong.

"It is an exceptional number and hopefully he can continue".

Mane netted 20 times in a season for the first time since leaving Red Bull Salzburg when the Reds forward scored 20 times in 44 games in all competitions. When you see how the big the impact of the boys coming on, that's really important as well.

UEFA spaid out more than 1.412 billion euros among the Champions League clubs, with Real Madrid top of the list, getting an 88.6 million euro handout.

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The defensive midfielder, who turned 25 on Tuesday, could keep his place in the starting XI for Saturday's match against Cardiff City, with captain Jordan Henderson already ruled out.

Roberto Firmino (7.5): he made some runs during the match and scored the first goal.

Individuals play their part too though and Klopp recognises that Fabinho's character has also been part of the process. Will Jurgen Klopp's men get the better of the Serbian champions?

"If we can maybe get a point there, or a good performance, then we can take it in to the games after that and have a good go".

"It's like a dog - if you don't give him his favourite toy and you throw something else, he thinks: 'No, I don't want that, I want the other one.' I want to play high press". At the beginning of the game there was a lot of chaos. "That was the start, so let's carry on".

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