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Jerome Sinclair goal video: Liverpool youngster nets on debut to atone for nightmare start

Jerome Sinclair scored after 12 minutes on his full debut for Liverpool to get the Reds level after a nightmare start against Exeter City.

The 19-year-old, who had previously made three sub appearances for the Merseyside outfit, fired home from 10 yards after strike partner Christian Benteke had been dispossessed in the penalty area.

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Sinclair’s strike brought Liverpool level, after they had fallen behind to a ninth-minute effort by Tom Nichols.

Although Sinclair’s equaliser will have settled many Liverpool nerves, the Premier League side still face a lot of work if they are to avoid a shock defeat, or – possibly worse – a replay.

Manager Jurgen Klopp has made it hard for himself tonight by selecting a very young side, with an average age of less than 23.

Tiago Ilori, Kevin Stewart and Ryan Kent are all making their debuts for the Reds.

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