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Jürgen Klopp said Liverpool’s refusal to lose belief had been rewarded as they took a significant step towards the Champions League quarter-finals with a 2-0 away win over RB Leipzig. Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mané capitalised on poor defensive mistakes by last season’s semi-finalists to give Liverpool a commanding first-leg advantage in the rearranged tie in Budapest.
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