Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is wary that Manchester City will be looking to “strike back” after Lionel Messi helped Paris Saint-Germain defeat Pep Guardiola’s side on Tuesday. The Reds bounced back from their 3-3 draw with Brentford at the weekend with a strong performance against Porto.
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