Liverpool Subjected To Deafening X-Rated Abuse From Hostile Red Star Belgrade Fans

Xherdan Shaqiri- Jurgen Klopp keen to avoid off-field drama in Belgrade and may leave Xherdan Shaqiri behind in Liverpool

Xherdan Shaqiri played starring role during Liverpool's defeat of Red Star Belgrade last month Credit Action Images

Liverpool will embark on a trip to Belgrade, as they gear up to take on Serbian outfit Crvena Zvezda in their Group C encounter of the 2018-19 UEFA Champions League at the Rajko Mitic Stadium on Tuesday night. Kosovo declared independence from Serbia 10 years after the bloody conflict between Serb forces and Kosovar-Albanian rebels.

And that, says the broadsheet, is why the German may chose to leave his player in Merseyside. We are here to play football.

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Liverpool top Champions League Group C with six points, one ahead of Napoli and two clear of Paris Saint-Germain, with Red Star at the bottom.

"We are in Serbia, we respect that 100 percent. We will try to make the best of the game", Milojevic told a press conference. "We need to be concentrated all the time, because every pause and the smallest little thing is immediately punished". Rotation will be important for the Reds this season and Lovren has impressed in the few games he had played so far this season.

Jurgen Klopp's side now sit top of Group C on six points after thrashing Red Star Belgrade 4-0 in the reverse fixture at Anfield last month but the Reds boss knows it will be a much tougher task this evening in front of the hostile Marakana crowd.

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"We are from Liverpool, we know how big the influence of atmosphere can be", said the Reds boss, whose side comfortably won 4-0 against Red Star at Anfield a fortnight ago.

It's Kelleher's first call up to the Liverpool senior squad since their 5-0 win over Napoli in the pre-season but will travel with Jurgen Klopp's side alongside first-choice goalkeeper Alisson Becker.

Liverpool were held in their last Premier League game and dropped to third in the league table, so they will look to get back to winning ways.

Jurgen Klopp's squad now have six points but find group rivals Napoli nipping at their heels with five.

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