Bradford City vs Liverpool: Milner scores brace as Reds claim 2nd preseason victory
Bradford City vs Liverpool preseason match ended in favour of the Premier League giants.
A brace from James Milner and one from Brewster handed the Reds their second win on the row – Eoin Doyle grabbed a consolation through the spot kick towards the end of the meeting Liverpool continued their impressive run during preseason following their 3-1 win over lower league side Bradford City at the Northern Commercial Stadium on Sunday, July 14. POLICE DISMISSES CLAIM OF ATIKU WITNESS ATTACK
James Milner opened scoring for the Merseyside team through a deflected shot just after 13 minutes of action. Two minutes later, the 33-year-old old completed his brace in the match after doubling the Reds lead in the 15th minute And barely one minute to the end of the first half. CLICK TO SEE FULL VIDEO
Coach Jurgen Klopp fielded a mixture of old and young players with the likes of Ryan Kent, Harry Wilson, Yasser Larouci and Nathaniel Phillips making the starting line up.
The EFL side did not end the match without a fight as Eoin Doyle grabbed a consolation goal with less than nine minutes to the end of the game through the spot kick to finish the game 3-1 This victory is Liverpool’s second within four days after thrashing Tranmere FC 6-0 in their first game on Thursday, July 11. CLICK TO SEE FULL TWEET
The Foxes started the match impressively in the first half and they almost scored the first goal in the 8th minute, but Nigerian goalie Daniel Akpeyi was superb with a good save. Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo failed to clear the ball in which almost cost Nigeria a goal, but Mohamed Belaili missed the chance as Akpeyi saved. OSIBANJO: TINUBU IS HEADING FOR PRESIDENCY 2023