Liverpool’s upcoming pre-season recreation will see them tackle the formidable Bayern Munich on the Singapore Nationwide Stadium on Wednesday, scheduled for five pm IST. This would be the first time they meet since Liverpool eradicated Bayern from the Champions League Spherical of 16 again in March 2019. The match will likely be aired stay on LFC TV and will likely be contested for the celebrated Singapore Trophy 2023.
Pre-season thus far
Each the groups have secured a victory of their final match with Liverpool scoring 4 previous Leicester and Bayern successful 1-0 in opposition to Japanese opposition Kawasaki Frontale.
Liverpool confirmed a whole lot of enchancment of their final match in opposition to the Championship facet. Whereas they’ve constantly scored 4 objectives in pre-season video games, repeating that feat in opposition to the German champions will definitely be difficult. The primary half noticed some unbelievable performances from the beginning XI besides a number of defensive mishaps. Darwin Nunez, Bobby Clark and Diogo Jota all scored within the first half. The second half was very a lot one-sided after Ben Doak scored the fourth. Discuss of the city had been new signings Alexis Mac Allister and Dominik Szoboszlai as each put in sensible performances.
Switch Speculations: Liverpool’s Pursuit of Romeo Lavia and Bayern’s Hunt for Kane
Liverpool are additionally hopeful to safe their third summer time signing, Romeo Lavia after they’ve submitted an improved bid to Southampton. Jurgen Klopp is in determined want of a defensive midfielder as over the week each Jordan Henderson and Fabinho have left for Saudi. The German supervisor wish to have Lavia play not less than one pre-season match earlier than that includes for Liverpool in aggressive matches.
Bayern underneath Tuchel have additionally had a combined bag of a pre-season. After scoring 27 objectives previous ninth-tier FC Rottach-Egern, Bayern failed to indicate that form of dominance of their upcoming matches. Disappointingly for followers, they gained’t witness a face-off between the 2 African Participant of the 12 months winners, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane. Sadio Mane has bid farewell to Bayern Munich and joined AL Nassr, leaving a void within the squad and including pleasure to their upcoming video games.
Tuchel has mentioned that fatigue is without doubt one of the causes for Bayern’s poor and underwhelming efficiency and with them taking part in Liverpool just a few days later their final match, it’s anticipated that the English facet will decide up the win. The German giants are additionally actively trying to find a striker within the switch market with their eyes locked on Harry Kane with private phrases already being reportedly agreed upon. They’re additionally trying to herald Kyle Walker after securing the signings of Kim Min-Jae and Raphaël Guerreiro.
Stefan Bajcetic, Thiago Alcantara and Conor Bradley didn’t journey to Singapore for additional restoration. And if previous matches are something to go by Klopp would deploy two groups with kids getting sufficient time to shine.
Liverpool predicted beginning lineup: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Konate, Van Dijk, Robertson; Mac Allister, Jones, Szoboszlai; Salah, Nunez and Diaz.
Whereas gamers comparable to Kelleher, Matip, Gomez, Quansah, Clark, Elliot, Doak, Jota and Gakpo are additionally anticipated to function afterward within the match
Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, Thomas Muller, Manuel Neuer and new arrival Raphael Guerreiro are all coping with their accidents and are set to overlook out. Despite the fact that the Swiss goalkeeper may be on his approach to Inter Milan however Yans Sommer is predicted to start out the match in opposition to Liverpool.
Bayern predicted beginning lineup: Sommer; Mazraoui, De Ligt, Upamecano, Davies; Kimmich, Laimer; Sane, Musiala, Coman; Tel.