Riera strike sets Liverpool on their way

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Albert RieraLiverpool ran out easy winners against a poor dutch side in PSV.

In a poor first half, a Babel header restored parity after Eindhoven had taken the lead from a dubious corner.

Liverpool upped the tempo after the break looking much the sharper.

It was Riera who provided the lead with an explosive volley into the left-hand corner, the spainard had looked lively all match as did Robbie Keane who kept running and taking up good positions.

It was Keane who set up the third with a brilliant through-ball for Ngog to slot home the winner.

With Athlectico only drawing with Marseille, Liverpool win the group on 14 points.