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Liverpool request postponement of League Cup semi-final clash with Arsenal

Liverpool request postponement of League Cup semi-final clash with Arsenal

News has emerged on Tuesday evening that Liverpool have requested their game with Arsenal later this week be postponed.

Arsenal vs Liverpool

Liverpool and Arsenal are due to face off in a League Cup semi-final clash on Thursday.

It is the first of two ties, with this match expected to take place at the Emirates and the second at Anfield the following week.

Jurgen Klopp has not put much stock into the English domestic cups since his arrival from Germany, but fans are no doubt eager to see their side add another trophy to their already huge collection.

However, news emerged earlier on Tuesday that the game was in doubt.

This was, as per The Athletic, due to further covid cases and injury in Klopp’s squad.


Liverpool request Arsenal game be postponed

All of Klopp, Roberto Firmino, Alisson and Joel Matip missed Liverpool’s draw with Chelsea over the weekend.

And now, the Reds have lost Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Naby Keita for the AFCON.

So, it is not too surprising to see it confirmed on Tuesday evening that Liverpool have requested their meeting with Arsenal be postponed:

View the full statement from Liverpool here.

Read more:

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This article was edited by Ben Browning.

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1 Manchester City 22 41 56
2 Liverpool FC 21 37 45
3 Chelsea FC 23 28 44
4 West Ham United 22 11 37
5 Tottenham Hotspur 19 4 36
6 Arsenal FC 20 8 35
7 Manchester United 21 5 35
8 Wolverhampton Wanderers 20 2 31
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11 Crystal Palace 21 -1 24
12 Southampton FC 21 -8 24
13 Aston Villa 20 -5 23
14 Brentford FC 22 -11 23
15 Leeds United 20 -15 22
16 Everton FC 19 -10 19
17 Watford FC 19 -14 14
18 Norwich City 21 -35 13
19 Newcastle United 20 -23 12
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Son, Heung Min Tottenham Hotspur 8
Smith-Rowe, Emile Arsenal FC 8
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Mane, Sadio Liverpool FC 8
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