Liverpool midfielder Jay Spearing insists his side will face Manchester City in the Carling Cup next week holding a desire to amend their defeat last night, liverpoolfc.tv reports.
The Reds were beaten 3-0 at the Etihad Stadium against the league leaders and will face City at the Etihad Stadium once again in the semi-final first leg. Spearing believes that the goals Liverpool conceded could have been prevented and felt the scoreline was harsh on Kenny Dalglish’s side. Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina made a mistake for the City first goal and a contentious penalty was awarded against the Reds for City’s third goal.
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Liverpool now move on to Friday’s fixture with League One side Oldham in the FA Cup and Spearing is hoping to avoid a cup upset against the Latics. Dalglish is expecting to shake up his side and Spearing may keep his place in the Reds midfield.
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