‘The Red’ Go up to Ataturk with Lame Conditions
Istanbul – Liverpool face an uphill task when performed at home Besiktas because some core players unable to attend. However Brendan Rodgers is confident that he brought to Istanbul squad qualified for the passage of ‘The Red’.
Armed with a 1-0 advantage in the first leg last week, Liverpool will visit Ataturk Stadium, Friday (27/02/2015) pm dawn, with the condition that is not so ideal.
Some core players like Jordan Henderson, Philippe Coutinho, Glen Johnson, Mamadou Sakho, Lucas Leiva, and Steven Gerrard ruled out because of problems with injuries. Meanwhile Lazar Markovic still live the rest of suspended three games because of a red card.
Conditions make Rodgers should bring some young players in the team that will play in the second leg of the Europa League last 32 later. Not a good start for Liverpool who had won tickets mission to qualify for the round of 16.
However Rodgers convinced with the existing players too, Liverpool will remain resilient. Besides the man from Northern Ireland’s hope those who are injured can recover in time for another important game this weekend against Manchester City.
“Some of our players injured. We may lose our eight players due to injury, some old and some acquired injury last weekend,” Rodgers said on Sky Sports
“We still have a strong enough squad to be able memuntaskan our job, but we did some players got injured and little disruption at the end of last week,” he continued.