Liverpool vs. Tottenham

In Football, Premier League on May 23, 2009 at 10:35

By Joe,

Steven Gerrard and Fernando Torres Liverpool

Liverpool will be ending this season with a positive outcome for next. For the first time since 1990, They have managed to seriously mount a title challenge for this season and. Although, this is another trophyless season, it could be beneficial for them in a long run as their chances of winning their 19th league title looks likely to be around just the corner. All Liverpool fans will be looking forward to next season.

Rafa Benitez will sign off at Anfield in a high note with a victory over Spurs. They will entertain the Anfield crowd with goals and a mixture of attacking football. This has been a Liverpool team that has scored over 200 goals in 2 seasons, so gone with those days that Liverpool is a defensive team. This will be an open game against Spurs as nothing is on stake. Sami Hyppia might get some playing minutes against Spurs as this will be his final game for the Reds. He has served 10 years for the club and will be moving on to Leverkusen next season.

Roy Keane returns to Anfield after a short stint in a Liverpool shirt. This time, he will be bearing a Tottenham Hotspur shirt and leading their attack. Under Harry Redknapp, Spurs have found a bit of stability and has concentrated more on the attacking football. The start of the season did not go as well with them but Redknapp took them out from a crisis standpoint to a mid table team preparing for next season. There will be changes at Spurs during the preseason and it will come without any surprise as the board will demand for a European spot next year. Redknapp travels to Anfield without Michael Dawson (ankle), Aaron Lennon (groin), Tom Huddlestone (knee) and Jamie O’Hara (knee) while Wilson Palacios is on compassion leave. Jonathan Woodgate (groin) and Benoit Assou-Ekotto (knee) will face a late fitness tests

Liverpool to beat Spurs at Anfield with Gerrard and Torres in the starting lineup, what else can go wrong. Liverpool is also looking for another clean sheet so that Pepe Reina can tally his clean sheets up to 20 this season. Look out for Ladbrokes as they are offering a home win at 1.53.

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