VIDEO: Liverpool suffer more disappointment in Birmingham draw; Henderson spot on to earn Sheff United a draw at Barnsley; Millwall dump AFC Wimbledon out the FA Cup

Liverpool 2 – Birmingham 2 (Premier League, November 9, 2009) The night started well at Anfield as Liverpool took the lead, Hart made a brilliant double stop from David Ngog and Dirk Kuyt, Riera hooked the ball back across the goal and Ngog hit a ferocious left-footed volley into the roof of the net. Birmingham equalised in the 25th minute from a set piece, Christian Benitez eventually turning the ball home from four yards. And then on the stroke of halftime Birmingham silenced the home crowd, Cameron Jerome plucked a ball out the air with a fantastic first touch before letting rip with a swerving 35-yard howitzer that whizzed past Riena. Liverpool cranked up the pressure after the break, Steven Gerrard hitting the post with a header. With just over 20 minutes on the clock Liverpool won a penalty, Ngog diving under a challenge from Lee Carsley, and Steven Gerrard dispatched the spot kick for 2-2.

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Barnsley 2 – Sheffield United 2 (Championship, November 9, 2009) Anderson De Silva controlled and calmly fired into the corner for Barnsley before Darius Henderson hit a post and then blasted in a penalty to level. Daniel Bogdanovic had twice been denied by Ian Bennett before bundling in from close range but Henderson struck again from the spot.

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Millwall 4 – AFC Wimbledon 1 (FA Cup round one, November 9, 2009) Neil Harris set the Lions on their way shortly after halftime before sub Jason Price struck with his first touch. Lewis Taylor got one back for the Dons before Danny Schofield extended the advantage and Price delivered the knock-out blow two minutes from time.

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Benfica 1 – Associacao Naval 0 (Superliga, November 9, 2009) Javi Garcia grabbed the only goal of the game just four minutes from time to send Benfica top.

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AEK Athens 3 – Larisa 1 (Greek Super League, November 9, 2009) Pereira Romeu cancelled out Daniel Majstorovic’s opener to make it 1-1 at halftime, before Ismael Blanco’s 51st minute penalty restored AEK’s lead. The hosts added a third through substitute Krisztian Nemeth after 64 minutes. AEK are 13 points behind leaders Panathinaikos.

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FC Basel 4 – Xamax 1 (Swiss Super League, November 9, 2009) Australian midfielder Scott Chipperfield opened the scoring for Basel in the 40th minute, with Alexander Frei restoring their lead via a 58th-minute penalty after Ideye Brown had equalised for the visitors three minutes earlier. Further goals in the final two minutes from Xherdan Shaqiri and Marco Streller gave the scoreline a more one-sided look, while the defeat left Neuchatel five points behind their opponents in third.

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Huracan 1 – Arsenal 1 (Apertura, November 9, 2009) A thunderous Trecco drive at the start of the second half put Huracan ahead, Galvan sweeping home a scrappy equaliser in injury time.