The Italy striker came off the bench to equalise with four minutes remaining at Anfield on Tuesday night.
In other results, Chelsea thumped the Shrews and WBA were knocked out by Bournemouth.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers praised Mario Balotelli for "working hard and doing his best."
Liverpool will host Real Madrid at Anfield in tonight's Uefa Champions League Group B match.
We look at the star’s brightest moments in the spotlight on and off the pitch.
The Italian is seen as a natural successor to disgraced Uruguay striker Luis Suarez.