UEFA Champions League: Liverpool vs. Hoffenheim Leg 1

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Liverpool faces Hoffenheim in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League playoff round matchup on Tuesday at Rhein-Neckar-Arena in Sinsheim, Germany.

Hoffenheim's Kevin Vogt in action against Liverpool's Roberto
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Hoffenheim's Kevin Vogt in action against Liverpool's Roberto Firmino during the UEFA Champions League play off round first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Hoffenheim's midfielder Kerem Demirbay (R) and Liverpool's Brazilian
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Hoffenheim's midfielder Kerem Demirbay (R) and Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) vie for the ball during the Champions League football qualifier match TSG 1899 Hoffenheim vs Liverpool FC in Sinsheim, Germany, on August 15, 2017.

Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner reacts during a Champions League's
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Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner reacts during a Champions League's qualifier first leg soccer match between 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool, in the Rhein-Neckar-Arena, in Sinsheim, Germany, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

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Hoffenheim's Ermin Bicakcic (L) in action against Liverpool's
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Hoffenheim's Ermin Bicakcic (L) in action against Liverpool's Sadio Mane during the UEFA Champions League play off round first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Liverpool's James Milner (R) celebrates scoring the second
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Liverpool's James Milner (R) celebrates scoring the second goal with Liverpool's Georginio Wijnaldum (L) UEFA Champions League play off round first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner in action with Liverpool's Emre
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Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner in action with Liverpool's Emre Can during the UEFA Champions League play off round first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner reacts during the UEFA Champions
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Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner reacts during the UEFA Champions League play off round first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Hoffenheim's Kerem Demirbay and Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner reacts
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Hoffenheim's Kerem Demirbay and Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner reacts during the UEFA Champions League play off round first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

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Liverpool's English midfielder Trent Alexander-Arnold (L) celebrates scoring
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Liverpool's English midfielder Trent Alexander-Arnold (L) celebrates scoring the 1-0 during the Champions League football qualifier match TSG 1899 Hoffenheim vs Liverpool FC in Sinsheim, Germany, on August 15, 2017.

Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner, left, and Liverpool's Joel Matip
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Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner, left, and Liverpool's Joel Matip challenge for the ball during a Champions League's qualifier first leg soccer match between 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool, in the Rhein-Neckar-Arena, in Sinsheim, Germany, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner, left, complains as Liverpool's goal
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Hoffenheim's Sandro Wagner, left, complains as Liverpool's goal keeper Simon Mignolet catches the ball during a Champions League's qualifier first leg soccer match between 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool, in the Rhein-Neckar-Arena, in Sinsheim, Germany, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Hoffenheim's Benjamin Huebner, center, and Liverpool's Mohamed Sarah
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Hoffenheim's Benjamin Huebner, center, and Liverpool's Mohamed Sarah challenge for the ball during a Champions League's qualifier first leg soccer match between 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool, in the Rhein-Neckar-Arena, in Sinsheim, Germany, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Hoffenheim's head coach Julian Nagelsmann looks on during
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Hoffenheim's head coach Julian Nagelsmann looks on during the UEFA Champions League play off first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

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Liverpool's Emre Can (L) in action against Hoffenheim's
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Liverpool's Emre Can (L) in action against Hoffenheim's Lukas Rupp during the UEFA Champions League play off first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Head coach of Germany Joachim Loew during the
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Head coach of Germany Joachim Loew during the UEFA Champions League play off first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Liverpool's head coach Juergen Klopp looks on during
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Liverpool's head coach Juergen Klopp looks on during the UEFA Champions League play off first leg match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool in Sinsheim, Germany, 15 August 2017.

Hoffenheim's Benjamin Huebner, right, and Liverpool's Mohamed Sarah
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Hoffenheim's Benjamin Huebner, right, and Liverpool's Mohamed Sarah challenge for the ball during a Champions League's qualifier first leg soccer match between 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Liverpool, in the Rhein-Neckar-Arena, in Sinsheim, Germany, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

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