Liverpool – Although not yet demonstrated the best performance, the Liverpool manager, Brendan Rodgers, will allow Mario Balotelli down to play against Manchester United.
Balotelli is not down play from Liverpool defeat of Chelsea last November 8th. The Italian was known to have problems with his fitness.
In the practice sessions on Friday (12/12) local time, the 23-year players are already back training with other colleagues. Rodgers can be a little relieved. Balotelli insists he can lose when dealing with MU.
“Mario has just returned to training after injury. We‘ll give it every opportunity to be part of the squad on Sunday tomorrow,” the 44-year-old coach.
Recruited from AC Milan earlier this season with the transfer of 16 million Pounds (316 billion rupiah), Balotelli reap a lot of criticism. He is regarded as the purchase failed Liverpool because only scored two goals in 14 games in all competitions.
After certainly eliminated from the Champions League of Europe, the Reds faced with such a pride game counter the Red Devils. Victory would lift morale Steven Gerrard et al navigates this season. [Yob]