FRIENDLY: Luis Suarez and Raheem Sterling start for Liverpool

(Sporting Alert) — Liverpool manager Brendon Rodgers has started another strong line-up for the preseason warm up football game against Germany side Leverkusen on Sunday.

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The Barclays Premier League side which won their last game 3-0 in the Europa Cup qualifier – started with strikers Luis Suarez and Raheem Sterling in the first team as the Reds look to seal another win in its final friendly match before the new season starts.

Also in the starting team for Liverpool are Stewart Downing, Pepe Reina, who again starts in goal, captain Steven Gerrard and Brazilian Lucas.

England international Andy Carroll will start the game again on the bench, but he will get some playing time with the manager eager to give him a chance to show what he can do.

Charlie Adam and Jordan Henderson also both start on the bench for tonight’s game.

Liverpool Starting Team: Reina, Kelly, Enrique, Carragher, Coates, Lucas, Shelvey, Gerrard, Downing, Sterling, Suarez. Subs: Jones, Henderson, Carroll, Adam, Robinson, Spearing.


Omar Hall is a passionate writer. He covers several big events for SportingAlert, including the World Cup and European Championship. Omar is a fan of sports and is honored to do what he loves.

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