Liverpool managing to secure a spot in the Champions League group stage as they marched to a 4-2 victory against Hoffenheim at Anfield
Liverpool put up a solid attacking performance against Hoffenheim to ensure five English sides in the Champions League group stage for the first time
Liverpool will be looking to progress to the group stage of the Champions League when they host Hoffenheim in the second leg of the qualifying playoff
The Hard Tackle takes a look at five talking points following Liverpool's 2-1 win over Hoffenheim in the first leg of their Champions League play-off tie.
Trent Alexander-Arnold was the hero on Tuesday night as Liverpool have one foot into the Group Stages of the Champions League, with a 2-1 win over Hoffenheim in the first leg.
Liverpool will have to do without the services of Philippe Coutinho and Daniel Sturridge as they travel to Hoffenheim for their Champions League qualifier
Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly been targeting German U-21 star Jeremy Toljan from Hoffenheim and are close to inking a deal for the same
Arsenal, Chelsea and Bayern Munich are among a flurry of top European clubs that are reportedly showing an interest in Hoffenheim striker Filston Mawana.
Juventus, Tottenham and Liverpool are reportedly in a three-way tussle to sign Hoffenheim star Nadiem Amiri in the summer.
Chelsea are set to miss out on Hoffenheim Niklas Sule with the 21-year-old set to join Bayern Munich in a €20 million deal.