Liverpool vs. Leicester City live score, updates, highlights from EPL Tuesday match
Liverpool has to beat the Foxes to get within three points of first-place Manchester City in the race for the Premier League title.After an unexpected layoff on Boxing Day thanks to a COVID-19 postponement, Liverpool is now rested and revived ahead of a difficult road test at the King Power Stadium. The Reds have nearly a full complement of players available for selection, and could see the return of Virgil van Dijk after his bout with COVID-19.
Munich - The FC Liverpool must fear an investigation of the English league EFL. As the portal "The Athletic" reports, several Premier League clubs have complained about the association of coach Jürgen Klopp. © Imago Images / PA Images Trent and Jürgen
The reason for this is that numerous Liverpool players had been positively tested against the Coronavirus against the semi-final first leg in the ligapokal against FC Arsenal, whereupon the game has been postponed. With a further test series, however, all down to Trent Alexander-Arnold showed a negative finding, as Klopp explained recently, "the rest was wrong-positive".
Chelsea vs. Liverpool time, TV channel, stream, lineups, betting tip & pick for Premier League
In what is essentially a title elimination contest, neither Chelsea or Liverpool can afford to drop any more points as they meet at Stamford Bridge.Chelsea welcomes Liverpool to London for what essentially amounts to a Premier League title elimination contest, as neither team can afford to drop any more points, with the two sitting 11 and 12 points behind leaders Manchester City, respectively. And Man City doesn't look to be letting up with its 11th straight victory against Arsenal.
The complaining clubs now seem to have experienced when the FC Liverpool knew that fewer players were infected than accepted. If it had been before the duel against Arsenal, the game would have to take place. The EFL had so far made most of the applications for game laying.
Liverpool could be a penalty
If the EFL should initiate an investigation and to the conclusion that Liverpool knew at an early stage over the false positive tests, the club is likely to threaten a tough penalty.
, however: According to "The Athletic" there were a total of three tests, the first by means of rapid test have shown some positive cases. The second, which was carried out by PCR by an independent laboratory, have also shown some cases. Only in the third test round, which was made according to the original Arsenal appointment, then brought the negative results.
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