UEFA Europa League’s soccer match Liverpool vs Rabotnicki was held at 19:45 UK time on 5th August 2010 at Anfield club, Liverpool (ENG). Liverpool beat Rabotnicki and win the match with score 2-0. It is 2nd leg of Liverpool in Europa League with Rabotnicki. Here the Liverpool vs Rabotnicki match highlights and videos are mentioned.
David Ngog and Steven Gerrard scored as Liverpool beat FK Rabotnicki of Macedonia 2-0 in manager Roy Hodgson’s first game at Anfield. The Reds won the two-game qualify series 4-0.
Team Rabotnicki looked under pressure from the very beginning of the game. On the other hand team Liverpool seemed to be very comfortable throughout the game. After this victory, team Liverpool was very confident about their decision of keeping their best players at home.
Liverpool is 9/1 to win the Europa League, but first of all they need to dismiss the challenge of Rabotnicki, and the return of the Reds’ stars should make this task a formality.
- UEFA Europa League: Liverpool vs Rabotnicki
- Match date: 5 August, 2010 – Start: 20:45 CET
- Venue: Anfield, England
Liverpool team: Diego Cavalieri, Glen Johnson, Jamie Carragher, Martin Škrtel, Steven Gerrard, Milan Jovanović, Lucas, Joe Cole, David Ngog, Martin Kelly, Daniel Pacheco. Roy Hodgson was coach of Liverpool team.
Rabotnicki team: Martin Bogatinov, Egzon Belica, Gorance Dimovski, Fernando Lopes, Zé Carlos, Goce Todorovski, Emir Adem, Fabio Silva, Nikola Gligorov, Vladimir Tunevski, Wandeir. Zoran Stratev was coach of Rabotnicki team.
Liverpool were set to field star players in the second leg of their Europa League third qualifying round tie against Rabotnicki on Thursday. Fellow World Cup players Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher featured too, along with Argentina’s Maxi Rodriguez.
Manager, Roy Hodgson said, “I will put out the strongest team possible.”
Hodgson added, “We are stronger on paper than we were in the first game because players that I did not consider using have now played at least 45 minutes on Sunday.”
“That gives me a chance to throw them into the game. There are a few that are just back to Melwood after their holidays and we won’t be risking them of course.”
Liverpool was still without wantaway midfielder Javier Mascherano, as he was not registered for the early stages of the competition, while Spain duo Fernando Torres and Jose Reina and Netherlands pair Dirk Kuyt and Ryan Babel was not be considered as they only returned to training this week.
Cole, captain Gerrard and Carragher played after featuring in the friendly match against Borussia Moenchengladbach at the weekend.
The French striker David Ngog scored once and the other half for the Reds. New manager Roy Hodgson has been a stress free accommodation in its competition as the first head of Liverpool to victory.
The first match was played without Hodgson ten of his regular entries, including Captain Steven Gerrard. Star forward Fernando Torres missed the first stage, he was again missed the return leg at Anfield.
Liverpool vs Rabotnicki was aired live on favorite Tv channels like ESPN, ARD, ZDF, RTL, SKY, ABC, Sky sports, sport italia and many more. There was also a stream for Liverpool vs Rabotnicki Ajax p2p streaming like sopcast, tvu, tvants.
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