The Liverpool XI to batter West Brom
After ‘Red Monday’, as it was dubbed by Sky Sports, ended in a drab 0-0 against Manchester United, Liverpool will be eager to get their tentative title challenge back on track against West Brom. Although some may argue that the Saturday evening kick-off falls into the ‘meh’ category, we at FFC Towers believe it could be season-defining for the Reds.
Indeed, the Merseysides have not beaten the Baggies in their last three attempts – all have been draws – and are embarking on a run of fixtures that, Everton aside, is pretty friendly up until an end-of-December clash with Manchester City.
Liverpool have often been slammed for not beating the ‘lesser’ teams the Premier League throws at them, so this West Brom challenge could be telling in terms of their credentials and a win will surely boost confidence…