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Liverpool players all smiles as they train for Stoke City Premier League clash

Liverpool players all smiles as they train for Stoke City Premier League clash

- The Reds beat AS Roma 5-2 in the first leg of their Europa League clash at Anfield on Tuesday

- A brace each from Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino and one goal from Sadio Mane gave the Reds a three-goal advantage going into the second leg

- Meanwhile, Jurgen Klopp's men trained in a relaxed mood ahead of their weekend's EPL encounter against Stoke

Liverpool players returned to training for the first time after their Champions League triumph over AS Roma on Tuesday, April 24 in a relaxed mood.

Two goals each from Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino and one from Sadio Mane ensured the Reds claimed a 5-2 victory over their Italian counterpart in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League fixture.

Meanwhile, having performed well in that encounter Salah and Firmino were all smiles as they trained at Melwood on Thursday afternoon.

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Liverpool players all smiles as they train for Stoke City Premier League clash

Mohamed Salah during Liverpool's training ahead of Stoke City clash - Gettyimages

Missing in the fold was Sadio Mane, who was reportedly sighted visiting a hospital earlier during the day. The Senegalese was pictured walking into the Spire Hospital in Liverpool with a slight limp.

The 26-year-old was said to have spent about 30 minutes in the hospital before heading elsewhere.

The brace heroes in their triumph over Roma were seen exchanging jokes with defender Virgil van Dijk at various points of Thursday's training session.

Liverpool players all smiles as they train for Stoke City Premier League clash

Roberto Firmino trains in a relaxed mood - Gettyimages

Georginio Wijnaldum, who came in as a substitute for injured Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain also messed around with Alberto Moreno.

Trent Alexander-Arnold was his usual chirpy self after another useful contribution on the European stage from the academy graduate.

Liverpool players all smiles as they train for Stoke City Premier League clash

James Milner and teammates - Getty Images

James Milner and Danny Ings were involved in the session. Milner set a Champions League record for assists during the game against Roma, while Ings played for a chunk after replacing Salah.

Liverpool face Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday before next Wednesday's game against Roma.

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