The Reds dominated the game but found themselves behind to the Russians when Loris Karius was easily beaten by Fernando’s free-kick after Philippe Coutinho’s foul just outside the area.
Coutinho equalised with his first goal in the Champions League after great link up play with Sadio Mane.
The Reds weren’t ruthless enough with 64% possession and 16 shots to Spartak’s four.
Mane, Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah and Daniel Sturridge missed good chances as Liverpool were forced to settle for a second successive draw in Group E.
Sevilla go top of the group after beating Maribor 2-0 in Spain.
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