"He’s actually a bit too good to sit and be disciplined. He’s almost better than a sitting midfielder."
"Liverpool are the best team in Europe, I think they’re ferrel, they’re electric, they’re almost undeniable."
"The season they’ve had, I still think they’re the team to beat."
"They could beat them reasonably convincingly because they are an exceptional team at the minute."
Alan Shearer and Michael Owen have joined a growing number of pundits to criticise Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka for his post-match rant.
"Outside the top six, there are not many sides who have the quality and the options that Villa do in attack."
The arrival of the Dutchman in January 2018 for a fee of £75m has coincided with the Reds' recent success...
"Now would be an ideal opportunity for them to get some game time ahead of the new boss coming in."
"You just know how much that man means to all of those Liverpool players."
Owen believes the tie is still alive and reckons Klopp should have gone for the jugular.
"It is quite staggering. He doesn’t lose his fitness, his sharpness, he doesn’t lose anything, appetite and his attitude."
“Bear in mind the thoughts we all had about Liverpool when Klopp took over and some of the players."
The Gunners had seemed in control of the race for fourth place until a few weeks ago.
"Chelsea had chances at Stamford Bridge and probably should have scored more. I can see them scoring in Madrid, but..."
The Egyptian has been in sensational form this season as he is helping the Reds' quadruple pursuit.
"We all know how patchy they've been domestically, but I think Europe comes as a welcome distraction."
"They’ll cause a few problems at Anfield. I don’t think this will be emphatic, Inter are too good a side for that."
"There is nowhere else. Every player is queuing up to come to Liverpool and Man City at the minute."
"You can hit on the break, and they've done that quite a few times over the years and got some good results."
“It is essential for the club to keep him as long as they can while he is at this level.”
"I think Liverpool will score a few here. They look unbelievable going forward at times."
Elanga came off the bench to score a crucial equaliser against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday.
Sutton has been outspoken on the need for football to move from "the dark ages" in terms of concussion protocols.
"He really does look like he’s going to fit into this team like a glove."
“Manchester United are clearly having defensive issues, so I can see them conceding here."
Michael Owen has backed Aston Villa to beat Manchester United on Saturday after…
"I think Azpilicueta has seen it with a blue pair of glasses on."
Chelsea only lead Jurgen Klopp’s men by one point with the Reds boasting a game in hand.
"That game at Stamford Bridge - wow. That could be almost an eliminator."
"They’ve been in a difficult run of fixtures though, and things will get easier from now."