Jurgen Klopp was ultimately contented by Liverpool’s 2-0 victory over Porto at Anfield but warned the Champions League quarter-final is still very much alive after the first leg.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has challenged Paul Pogba to “put his stamp” on Wednesday’s Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona after dismissing talk of the mercurial midfielder leaving Manchester United this summer.
Harry Kane suffered a potential season-ending injury as Tottenham were left to count the cost of a stunning Champions League win over Manchester City.
Macclesfield manager Sol Campbell was delighted as his side climbed out of the drop zone with a dramatic 3-2 triumph over Exeter.
Jurgen Klopp admitted a slight frustration that Liverpool “lost a bit of direction” in the second half against Porto but was ultimately content by a 2-0 victory at Anfield.
Swansea manager Graham Potter hailed Dan James’ performance as the best he has ever seen and declared him “above the Championship” as he starred in a 3-1 win over nine-man Stoke.
Tony Pulis praised two-goal Ashley Fletcher as Middlesbrough defeated crisis club Bolton to bounce back into the Skybet Championship play-off picture.
Mauricio Pochettino fears Harry Kane could miss the remainder of the season after suffering another ankle injury in Tottenham’s Champions League defeat of Manchester City.
Lee Johnson joked about requiring treatment for a high pulse rate after watching his Bristol City side enhance their play-off hopes in a Championship thriller with West Brom at Ashton Gate.
Sunderland boss Jack Ross has challenged his players to stay in the top two after a 1-1 draw with Burton lifted his team into the League One automatic promotion spots.