If this Champions League can get to the spring in one piece, there may yet be some real treats in store. Photograph: Getty Images

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Wales’ Aaron Ramsey, Gareth Bale and Ethan Ampadu celebrate victory and qualification to Euro 2020. Photograph: PA

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 Mohamed Salah scores his second and Liverpool’s fourth goal in the Champions League Group E  match against  FC Salzburg  at  Anfield. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

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Gareth Bale after his team’s defeat to Hungary at the Groupama Arena in Budapest. Photograph: Laszlo Balogh/Getty Images

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