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Flu bug hampers West Brom's FA Cup preparations

Flu bug hampers West Brom's FA Cup preparations

Sturridge is open to leaving Liverpool during the ongoing transfer window and the German coach refused to rule out a move suggesting that they could sanction it in the coming days with the deadline fast approaching - 23:00 GMT on 31 January.

Liverpool's only realistic chances of silverware this campaign are via the Champions League, where they face Porto in the last 16, and the FA Cup.

"We would rather be in a stronger position in the league to be able to attack the FA Cup", Pardew said. Man, we had a world class striker in Sturridge.

"We made it very hard for them and made them look very awkward". So, what do we do (with him)?

"There are so many things around a big club like Liverpool, a lot of things to talk to me about and things like that, so that's the job to do".

Liverpool were held to a goalless draw by West Brom in the Premier League last month, so Klopp is aware of the challenge Alan Pardew's side could pose. If the player is good enough, Klopp has always been prepared to invest in them and is steadfast in his beliefs about coaching and progress.

"We hopefully play with a little bit more freedom with the ball, without the ball we're brilliant at the moment". Back in the summer, Liverpool signed Dominic Solanke from Chelsea, as well as welcomed Danny Ings back from Injury. The Reds have been knocked out at the fourth round stage the past two seasons and they'll be determined to ensure they don't suffer another humiliation after losing 2-1 to Championship Wolves this time a year ago.

Simon Mignolet will return in the Liverpool goal as boss Jurgen Klopp takes Loris Karius out of the firing line after starting the last three games between the sticks.

"What I will confirm is what you already know, Jonny Evans is a target for other clubs, we might sell if the price is right, that's that deal, everything else is pure speculation".

Klopp added: "It's all what it means to us and our supporters".

As you can see, West Brom don't tend to see many goals in their games...which is a concern for Liverpool; when a team is overly defensive, we have struggled against teams that set up like that.

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