Liverpool’s Sadio Mane  celebrates with his team-mates after his side’s fourth goal in the Champions League game against  Spartak Moscow at Anfield. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

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Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne celebrates his goal in their Champions League win over Shakhtar Donetsk. Photo: Andreas Solaro/Getty Images

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Chelsea’s Eden Hazard after missing a penalty against Maribor at Stadion Ljudski in Maribor. Photograph: Srdjan Zivulovic / Reuters

Maribor 1 Chelsea 1Chelsea remain unbeaten but their charge suddenly feels more of a stagger, the rhythm not quite as upbeat as it once was. This was (...)