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Liverpool 2 - 2 Newcastle: Jurgen Klopp's Reds let lead slip away to draw as Rafa Benitez returns to Anfield

Published 23/04/2016

Papiss Demba Cisse of Newcastle United chases down Joe Allen of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield on April 23, 2016 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Papiss Demba Cisse of Newcastle United chases down Joe Allen of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield on April 23, 2016 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Liverpool's English midfielder James Milner runs onto the ball during their clash with Newcastle United at Anfield in Liverpool. PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images
Moussa Sissoko of Newcastle United closes down Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield on April 23, 2016 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Liverpool were held to a 2 - 2 draw with Newcastle during their Premier League clash at Anfield.

The home side were two ahead at half-time, thanks to goals from Adam Lallana and Daniel Sturridge.

But Jurgen Klopp's men let the strong start slip away, with Newcastle scoring two in the second half.

Goals came from Cisse and Jack Colback.

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