Neymar was targeted by Liverpool due to his defensive weaknesses, manager Jurgen Klopp confirmed after the Reds’ last-gasp Champions League win.
Liverpool have won their opening six matches of a season for the first time since 1961-62 as the Reds threaten to challenge on all fronts this term.
Neymar could be left out of Paris Saint-Germain’s Ligue 1 match against Saint-Etienne on Friday in order to keep him fresh for a Champions League clash with Liverpool.
First-half goals from Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino proved enough for the visitors to notch a fourth successive victory, although it would have been easier had Alisson not gifted a first Leicester goal to Rachid Ghezzal.
Sadio Mane was on target as Liverpool suffered Champions League final heartache and wants another shot at Europe’s biggest prize.
Liverpool did what Manchester United failed to do as they claimed a 1-0 victory against Brighton & Hove Albion to move to the top of the Premier League table.
Jurgen Klopp does not believe in speculation that Liverpool are ready to launch a Premier League title challenge.
Jurgen Klopp’s focus is on ensuring his talented Liverpool squad deliver on their potential after extensive spending in the transfer market.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has again taken aim at Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos for his role in Mohamed Salah’s Champions League final injury.
Jurgen Klopp insists seeking a like-for-like replacement for Philippe Coutinho was never part of Liverpool’s transfer plans this close-season because such a player does not exist.