CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FOOTBALL Liverpool surprise Bayern with a 3-1 end to the second leg


Two goals from Sadio Mane, and a goal from Virgil Van Dijk helped Liverpool beat Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena and reach the Champions League quarter-finals for the second season in a row.

The Reds took the lead in the tie in the 26th minute after Mane touch of class from Virgil van Dijk’s pass before scoring while Manuel Neuer had rushed from his goal.

The waves of attack from the German champions did not materialise, and Van Dijk helped to further ensure Liverpool’s spot in the last eight when he headed home James Milner’s corner.

The Reds’ win means there will be four representatives from the Premier League in the last eight for the first time since 2009.