Neymar scores in PSG's 2-1 victory over Liverpool in the Champions League

Neymar scores in PSG's 2-1 victory over Liverpool in the Champions League

- PSG had their revenge against Liverpool in a Champions League Group C cracker

- The Parisians recorded an important 2-1 win against last season's finalist in Paris

- The group have been thrown wide open as PSG, Liverpool and Napoli can still qualify

Paris Saint-Germain keep their qualification hope alive following a crucial 1-0 win over Liverpool at Parc des Princes.

All three goal in the match was scored in the first as as Juan Bernat and Neymar put PSG ahead but James Milner put the Reds back in the match with a penalty.

The Parisians took the lead from an unlikely goalscorer as a misplaced pass from Kylian Mbappe fell kindly for Bernat whose low shot gave Alisson no chance.

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Neymar doubled the advantage from a classy counter attack as the PSG's attacking trio were all involved in the move before the Brazilian pounced on a rebound from an initial shot saved by Alisson to make it 2-0 on the night.

Just before the break Liverpool were awarded a penalty after Angel Di Maria mistimed tackle fouled Sadio Mane in the box as James Milner gave the Reds a lifeline with the conversion to make it 2-1.

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As it stood, Liverpool on the brink of being knocked out of the competition should the score remain at 2-1.

Every time Jurgen Klopp's men push forward in search of an equalizer, Thomas Tuchel's side come out bursting with the counter attack.

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The match produced no further goals as PSG moved to second in Group C behind Napoli who had a comfortable 3-1 win over Red Star Belgrade.

The Italian side top with nine points and the French giants are on eight points but Liverpool are still in the competition with six points.

The final game between the Reds and Carlo Ancelotti's side will decide who go through to the next round of the competition.

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