Sadio Mane scores important away goal as Reds level at the break – Video

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It’s all even at the break after ’s delightful goal was cancelled out by a own goal in the first-half.

The Reds have been dominant in Munich, having started the game in total control. This despite being forced off with a knock to be replaced by .

Mane put ’s side ahead in the 26th minute after superbly controlling a long ball.

His turn duped Bayern goalkeeper Manuel Neuer as the Senegal international cleverly dinked the ball in to the back of the net.

Watch: Sadio Mane puts Reds ahead

The home side pulled one back against the run of play as Matip could only turn Serge Gnabry’s low crass into his own net.

Watch: Joel Matip’s own-goal

Liverpool will need to respond after Bayern finished the second-half the superior side.

The result as it stands is enough for Liverpool to advance to the quarter-finals, with a score-draw enough for the Reds on the night.

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