Liverpool, last season’s Premier League runners-up Prepare to face hard work 4 games in a row this October. After knowing the results of the draw for the UEFA Champions League group stage last night.
Liverpool and Rangers will clash in what has been dubbed the Battle of Britain , or where English and Scotland teams are drawn in the same group in the UEFA Champions League. In the 2022-23 season. The group stage both teams are in Group A alongside Ajax (from Holland) and Napoli (from Italy) with Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s side. They qualified for the tournament for the first time in 12 years with a win over PSV Eindhoven in the play-off round on Wednesday night, August 24, 2022.
But Scotland’s elite have been drawn into the rock group A, joining Jurgen Klopp’s side , Ajax and Napoli , with Liverpool never meeting Rangers. before in the official competition and Klopp said “They are the new competitors for us. But we know them too.” “Their stories over the past few years have been really interesting. They did a really good job of qualifying for the group stage. Especially considering the teams they face in qualifiers. We know of two of their players Ryan Katen has made great progress since moving to Scotland and Ben Davies recently. Start your journey with the Rangers. So it would be good to face them. All six games are really incredible and intense matches. I’m excited about it. It’s the right group. and as i said It’s an ideal challenge.”
Liverpool fans are equally excited for Klopp. UK derby game The first time between the love team and the Rangers. With the two teams meeting up only once. In the final friendly game during the 2011/12 season. Fans of both teams are looking forward to a historic match between the Scottish clubs. And England’s most successful club
Fans’ comments went something like: “I find it quite remarkable that these two historic clubs Liverpool and Rangers. never met before It should create a great atmosphere in the Champions League this season”, “What an attractive draw for Rangers, amazing. Britain’s battle between Stevie G’s two favorite clubs and Ajax. X and Napoli”, “Ibrox & Anfield two of the most frightening football stadiums for the away team”, “Both matches will be amazing. I can’t wait any longer.”
Liverpool are hoping to do better this year after last year’s final defeat to Real Madrid. While also building momentum in the Premier League as the World Cup takes place in winter. This year The regular season has therefore been postponed with all. Champions League group stage matches scheduled to be completed by early November. That means Premier League clubs playing in the Champions League will face increased competition. That will test the depth of their squad in the coming months.
Liverpool have to play two league games in a row against Arsenal and Manchester City on October 9 and 16 respectively, but they now face tough times when they play their third and fourth Champions League games in the same period. with 2 such heavy league games Liverpool will play their third leg of the Champions League on 4/5 October, with a fourth game to follow a week later on 11/12. All four games will be played over a 12-day period , meaning that all four games will be played over a 12-day period. Klopp has to be careful when choosing a UFABET team.
The Liverpool manager has already suffered injuries with a number of players, including Thiago Alcantara, Joel Matip and Diogo Jota, who are currently unavailable. The injury also highlights the need for Liverpool to strengthen their midfield. But time is scarce for the transfer window, things could be even more difficult for Klopp in early November. If they are not guaranteed qualification for the Champions League knockout stages because of the final leg of the round. The split takes place on 1/2 November, just days before they face Tottenham Hotspur on 5 November.