Liverpool Loses in Rose Bowl Soccer

first_imgSports Liverpool Loses in Rose Bowl Soccer From STAFF REPORTS Published on Thursday, July 28, 2016 | 12:07 pm Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Photo courtesy Rose Bowl StadiumLiverpool lost to Premier League rival Chelsea FC Wednesday, 1-0, in a friendly pre-season International Champions Match which saw Chelsea’s Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas being sent off after a bad foul on Liverpool newcomer Ragnar Klavan.Fabregas got his marching orders about 70 minutes into the game after sliding into Klavan with his studs up.Four Liverpool players had already been shown yellow cards by that time. Chelsea’s Gary Cahill also got a yellow card.Chelsea’s new head coach Antonio Conte apologized for Fabregas’s foul and said the match was more competitive that they had expected.Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp said Klavan had escaped unscathed from the challenge but said another recruit, Marko Grujic, was in hospital after receiving a knock to the head in the first half.The match’s only goal was a header scored by Gary Cahill, connecting from a corner by Fabregas, 10 minutes into Cahill’s first outing since England’s defeat against Iceland at Euro 2016.Liverpool obviously lacked a cutting edge up front with striker Daniel Sturridge deemed unfit.The team’s best chance came in the first half when Chelsea’s Brazilian winger Willian Borges da Silva gave away a throw inside his own half and left-back Alberto Moreno was played in down the left. Moreno cut it back for Roberto Firmino, who got the ball stuck under his feet and couldn’t pull the trigger.The Rose Bowl said about 53,000 watched the ICC match, part of an exhibition tournament involving 17 clubs playing on four different continents, all tuning up for their league seasons.The Reds’ new recruit, Georginio Wijnaldum, was left out in the game. Community News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * First Heatwave Expected Next Week 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Herbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty12 Most Breathtaking Trends In Fashion HistoryHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThis Trend Looks Kind Of Cool!HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Trends To Look Like An Eye-Candy And 6 To Forget AboutHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Of The Best Family Friendly Dog BreedsHerbeautyHerbeauty More Cool Stuff EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Top of the News center_img Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Business News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Subscribe Community News Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Make a comment Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyCitizen Service CenterPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimeslast_img

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