Analysis – Four things learned from Bayern Munich 1-3 Liverpool

FC Bayern Muenchen v Liverpool - UEFA Champions League Round of 16: Second Leg
MUNICH, GERMANY - MARCH 13: Sadio Mane of Liverpool (obscured) celebrates as he scores his team's first goal with team mates during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Liverpool at Allianz Arena on March 13, 2019 in Munich, Bavaria. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Liverpool became the third English team to make it to this year’s Champions League quarter-finals with an impressive win over Bayern Munich.

In an open first half, it was Liverpool who took the lead when Sadio Mane turned Manuel Neuer and dinked home a finish.

However, Joel Matip’s own goal ensured that the two sides headed into the break on level terms.

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 16: England manager Gareth Southgate attends a press conference to announce the England squad for the UEFA Nations League matches at Wembley Stadium on May 16, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Southgate is worried about England’s future

The national team manager doesn't like that the number of English players starting in Premier League games is going down.

Virgil van Dijk slammed home a header to put the Reds back in front and in command of the tie before mane added his second in the 84th minute to secure their progression.

Here’s what we learned from the game:


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