Liverpool and the remainder of the league are simply beginning to recuperate and cope with the again finish of two days’ price of unimaginable ranges of nonsense and vanity, because the Tremendous League story stays entrance and centre.
Reds and Crimson Devils to conflict twice extra
We performed them within the league. We performed them within the cup. We’ve bought to play them once more within the league once more quickly.
Fortunately we don’t need to face them twice extra every time period within the ESL anymore – on what planet did they severely assume we wished that extra typically? – however the Reds will nonetheless face the Outdated Trafford bathe this summer time.
Twice in reality, if plans go forward.
Liverpool and United are in talks over two friendlies this summer time, one at every floor, as a method of avoiding large abroad journeys however nonetheless having the glamour ties which could appeal to the cameras and some spare pennies.
If all goes to plan with the lockdown measures being lifted, it may very well be a capability crowd for every sport.
Grujic saga rumbles on
It appears marginally odd how the Portuguese media are turning this potential switch into a really large factor, contemplating Marko Grujic isn’t even a longtime must-start midfielder on mortgage at Porto this 12 months.
However maybe they’re simply having fun with the fixed hyperlinks with a participant from a top-five league. Or want the clicks, no matter.
Anyway, a few days on from his price ticket being “a minimum of €10m”, the Serbian powerhouse is now rated at between €15m and €20m, leaving Porto to bide their time and be affected person earlier than arranging a deal.
Grujic can also be eager to discover different choices it appears, as he needs to play Champions League soccer.
He’s one in all maybe half a dozen we may transfer on this summer time to lift funds for brand new signings.
Tremendous League shambles
Apologies, backtracking and guarantees to study. We’ve heard it earlier than, haven’t we? Anyway, right here’s all of the fall-out from our exit from the Tremendous League, two days after becoming a member of.
Quickfire LFC information
Across the Prem
- Brendan Rodgers says he has no curiosity in taking up the vacant put up at Tottenham this summer time, as a result of why would you drop from third to mid-table in equity
- And for all our Irish followers, it appears Dublin will sadly miss out on internet hosting Euro 2020 matches this summer time – the Aviva was set to see three group video games and a spherical of 16 conflict
Silly egg incident of the day
“As soon as the staff arrived and stepped off the bus there have been extreme protests,” police stated in a assertion. “Eggs have been thrown on the gamers, who have been additionally verbally attacked.”
Schalke gamers there, being relegated and pelted with eggs on the similar time. Dangerous week throughout.
Tweet of the day
I’m trying ahead to Sky and BT slashing the pricing of their soccer protection now they care a lot in regards to the followers.
— Andrew Gaffney (@GaffneyVLC) April 20, 2021
Price watching tonight
Spurs vs Saints within the early kick-off as Ryan Mason will get his first sport in cost. Dortmund vs Union Berlin somewhat later in case you fancy one thing extra unique.