Zenit St Petersburg away, 14th Feb 2013, KO 2000 GMT

Liverpool resume their Europa League campaign with a trip to Russia to face Zenit St Petersburg today. The Reds will aim to secure a positive result in the first leg of the last 32 tie to bring back to Anfield. Zenit were favourites to win the league at the start of the year, but after buying Hulk, the team was split between the high earners, and the Russian players. Another issue is the overtly racist nature of the fans in Russia, which LFC have already spoken to UEFA about. A walk off is a distinct possibility tonight if the stewards/referee doesn’t control the crowd. As concerns the match, the teams have never met before, but LFC shouldn’t go forward with big numbers as counter attacks are what Zenit are best at. BR has taken a strong team to Russia as the EL is our only hope of a trophy this year.

Predicted team


Wisdom – Skrtel – Agger – Enrique

————-Lucas – Gerrard————-

–Downing – Henderson – Suarez–


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: