The under-fire Reds’ goalkeeper was among Liverpool’s stars in their Champions League 2-0 victory over Leipzig last night, as well as the Turkish defender, Ozan Kabak, who made a man of the match-level performance alongside Jordan Henderson in defense.
praised the Brazilian goalkeeper after the match, saying:
“Definitely. But he had big moments in the Leicester game, eh? But of course, a clean sheet helps, as you can imagine.
"Ali will sleep really well in the plane on the way home! As always, he helped us a lot.”
The German coach continued to praise his January signing, who joined
on loan from
“I think that his attitude was good,"
"I’m very happy with his performance. And Hendo, he can play this position perfectly.
"It’s not that Leipzig didn’t have a chance, Ali had to intervene also, but that’s normal. Overall I can say that, the whole package, I’m very pleased with the performance.”
will head to a crucial Merseyside derby against
on Saturday, as they are two points behind fifth-place