Goals from forwards Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah helped the Merseyside club come back from a goal down to seal a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday in manager Juergen Klopp's 100th league game in the English top-flight.
Former Liverpool midfielder Gary McAllister believes a "moment of magic" is likely to decide the forthcoming Champions League quarter-final against Manchester City.
"We knew coming here would be hard, I thought the lads reacted brilliantly to grind out a result". "It's absolutely bad, but we don't know exactly what it is yet. And they only got the penalty - then they thought 'Someone actually has to shoot".
"In specific moments, we are on a similar level but they do it much more consistent, that's why they have around 20 points more".More news: EC to take 'strict action' against Karnataka election date leak
"He's our friend, our boy, our mate, our player already having a hard season".
They have been similarly prolific in European competition, but while Klopp's team are widely considered to be a significant threat to City, the German recognises the size of the task they face.
He also said that he will be focusing on his team and his own game in the next period, and will wait to see what is going to happen at the end of the season. We want to give him more assists. It was something I never saw in my life.
"I can't control what he does, so I've just got to make sure I prepare well for games and be ready", he said.
"(We knew we needed to) move the the ball quicker, keep going, keep getting the ball into the box and creating chances because we know we can score goals.
Liverpool began to get themselves on top until the momentum shifted again, but Palace were unable to capatalise - with Christian Benteke missing two glorious opportunities to score.