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      PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm

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      HScRed1
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      PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      May 02, 2023 03:03:06 pm
      This will be our game in hand over Spurs so imperative we get the win.

      Seems like Jota is a doubt so will it be Nunez or will Diaz start as the left wing.

      Also looks like Konate and Matip are rotating, probably a good idea having to cover acres of space with Trent roving forward.

      I imagine Hendo will be back for this after his rest at the weekend.

      Should have too much up front for these even if they cause us problems with our dodgy midfield and defence.
      « Last Edit: May 02, 2023 05:16:52 pm by RedPuppy »
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #1: May 02, 2023 03:31:38 pm
      I'd go with Mo, Nunez and Diaz up front. Give Nunez a game. Gakpo has done well and so has Nunez. And I would keep Elliott in mid, backing up Mo.

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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #2: May 02, 2023 08:32:34 pm
      Can't see anything other than a win. We may make it harder than it has to be, but we should be scoring pretty easily against them. Bring in Nunez to start and let him run at them over and over for awhile then sub him for Diaz and let him take a turn.
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #3: May 03, 2023 11:31:52 am
      In light of the injuries and age of the mid squad, add to that the injury to Bajcetic, it's no surprise the boss turned to Trent to play this dual role. Possibly Klopp's last throw of the midfield dice.

      It has worked although Spurs did exploit the space vacated by Trent once or twice. Still it does give us an extra attacking mid backing Mo up. Hendo has played there but it's not really his bag. It's a position Elliott has played, not made it his own but has done ok at times. I think Elliott should get the nod again tonight.
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #4: May 03, 2023 11:45:52 am
      This will be our game in hand over Spurs so imperative we get the win.

      Seems like Jota is a doubt so will it be Nunez or will Diaz start as the left wing.

      Also looks like Konate and Matip are rotating, probably a good idea having to cover acres of space with Trent roving forward.

      I imagine Hendo will be back for this after his rest at the weekend.

      Should have too much up front for these even if they cause us problems with our dodgy midfield and defence.

      yea, will be some rotation due to knock and fitness. but klopp wont change too much I reckon if he can help it.

      Assume we need to find a stream tonight or IPTV ?
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #5: May 03, 2023 01:24:24 pm
      No doubt, we will find some way to make things difficult for ourselves against a decent Fulham side. Gone for a 2  1 win for the Reds, also believe Nunez should start the game.
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #6: May 03, 2023 01:31:53 pm
      Tiago not involved. Out for the season with a hip problem. 🤷‍♂️
      Two games was it 😱

      Strangely enough, I think Fulham will offer more than spurs, at least for the first half.

      Gone for 2-0 myself
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #7: May 03, 2023 01:33:54 pm
                    Ally
      TAA Konate/Matip VVD Kostas
          Fab Hendo Jones
      Salah Gapko Jota/Diaz

      Thought Robbo was poor last time out, maybe a run for Kostas
      Hendo back starting. Jones instead of Elliot
      Same up front but would start Jota if available, Nunez from bench if needed
      Hopefully 3 more pts, they're comfortably mid table, no risk of going down, thinking of the beach already
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #8: May 03, 2023 01:34:32 pm
      Working out in the sunshine and feeling good.
      Upped it to 3:0 😂
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #9: May 03, 2023 02:40:00 pm
                    Ally
      TAA Konate/Matip VVD Kostas
          Fab Hendo Jones
      Salah Gapko Jota/Diaz

      Thought Robbo was poor last time out, maybe a run for Kostas
      Hendo back starting. Jones instead of Elliot
      Same up front but would start Jota if available, Nunez from bench if needed
      Hopefully 3 more pts, they're comfortably mid table, no risk of going down, thinking of the beach already
      I think your generous with poor...he was a liability at times....Can't stand his passing backwards all the time lately.
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #10: May 03, 2023 04:09:47 pm
      Think there might be a few changes

      Alisson

      TAA
      Gomez
      Vvd
      Robbo

      Fabinho
      Henderson
      Jones

      Diaz
      Nunez
      Mo
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #11: May 03, 2023 04:31:41 pm


      Thought Robbo was poor last time out, maybe a run for Kostas


      Everytime someone says this, Kostas comes in and reminds us all why Robbo plays :D
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #12: May 03, 2023 06:02:56 pm
      Is it on the Box tonight?
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #13: May 03, 2023 06:02:58 pm
      18 years ago since the best football atmosphere I've ever experienced.  Doubt it's going to quite hit those heights tonight but I think this might be the last midweeker of the season at home.  I'm about 70% confident of three points here.

      Got a draw against us already this season and both times against City they've only lost by the goal so I'd say they aren't going to in the Leeds/Man U category of a walkover.
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #14: May 03, 2023 06:07:15 pm
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #15: May 03, 2023 06:15:16 pm
      18 years ago since the best football atmosphere I've ever experienced.  Doubt it's going to quite hit those heights tonight but I think this might be the last midweeker of the season at home.  I'm about 70% confident of three points here.

      Got a draw against us already this season and both times against City they've only lost by the goal so I'd say they aren't going to in the Leeds/Man U category of a walkover.
      Yep ,going to be a tough match for us I recon.
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #16: May 03, 2023 06:31:32 pm
      18 years ago since the best football atmosphere I've ever experienced.  Doubt it's going to quite hit those heights tonight but I think this might be the last midweeker of the season at home.  I'm about 70% confident of three points here.

      Got a draw against us already this season and both times against City they've only lost by the goal so I'd say they aren't going to in the Leeds/Man U category of a walkover.

      These stats have deflated me
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      Re: PreMatch : Liverpool v Fulham : Wednesday May 3rd, 8pm
      Reply #17: May 03, 2023 06:56:12 pm
      This one obviously takes me back to the opening day. We were absolutely dreadful and lucky to get out with a point. I remember van dijk just coasting ... backing off ... gave a pen away. Fab was awful .... yeah let's not dwell. Nunez came off the bench and scored straight away. Jota won't be in tonight so let's hope he does it again. Think I'd go with Diaz, Nunez and Salah front 3 tonight.

      Tonight will be a tough game. All I'm interested in is the 3 points. A nice controlled 2-0 will do me. Knock the ball around ... do our jobs.

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