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Midtjylland 1-1 Liverpool – Watch highlights as Reds held in Denmark (Video)

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9th December 2020
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Midtjylland vs Liverpool highlights - Watch the goals and highlights from Herning as the Reds settled for a 1-1 draw on Wednesday.

Midtjylland 1-1 Liverpool

• 1-0: (1')
• 1-1: Alexander Scholz pen (62')

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It was a tricky night for the Reds against the Danish Superliga side, who showed a spirited performance in the second half and nearly got the better of the Reds.

But Liverpool looked on track for a typical European performance inside just 55 seconds as poked home to make it 1-0 to the Reds.

made an excellent goal-line clearance before missed a glaring opportunity in the first half.

The hosts were all over 's side for most of the second half and they got their just rewards through an Alexander Scholz penalty, which was given by VAR under dubious circumstances.

VAR took centre-stage again in the closing stages after looked to have clinched three points, poking home after substitute 's knockdown.

Minamino was onside despite the assistant referee's initial flag, but VAR adjudged Mane's header to have hit his own hand before reaching Minamino as the goal was disallowed.

It ended 1-1, with the Reds denied a chance of setting a club record for most points in the group stages of the Champions League.

Nonetheless, the Reds advance to the knockout stages as group winners - with 13 points. Liverpool will find out their last-16 opponents on December 14 after a draw at UEFA's headquarters in Nyon.

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