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Liverpool’s Champions League permutations ahead of Napoli clash

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Liverpool are set for the game of their lives when they confront Napoli in the make or mar clash that would decide their fate for the last 16 of the Champions League.

Klopp’s men are aware they must put up a perfect display against Carletto’s men, as they need a 1-0 win or victory by at least two clear goals at Anfield on Tuesday to guarantee qualification.

The Reds were pegged back in their campaign when they lost 2-1 against Paris Saint-Germain at the Parc des Princes last month.

PSG displaced Jürgen Klopp’s side in the Group C table with the result in France, meaning Liverpool now sit third in the standings on six points.

However, reports from the club’s site claim the Merseysiders could still secure a passage to the last 16 if they overcome Napoli either with a 1-0 win or by a cushion of two goals or more

The current Premier League leaders could also qualify – and potentially top the group – with a victory over the Serie A outfit by any scoreline if PSG were to lose or draw in their final fixture, away to Red Star Belgrade.

A draw or defeat at Anfield would mean elimination for the Reds. The third-placed team in the section will assume a place in the Europa League Round of 32.