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Liverpool Balls: Anfield Gives Rodgers A Boo-Who

by | 9th, November 2014

HOW does the media report on the Liverpool crowd’s reaction to the Red’s 2-1 defeat at home to Chelsea in the Premier League?
In the Sunday Times , it’s the leads sports story:
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The story is that Rodgers, not Liverpool, was being booed.
The ever-ludicrous Goal.com tells readers:

…Rodgers was booed by the majority of the 44,698-strong crowd
Liverpool fans have never been the most monocular. It seems odd that over 23,000 of them booed Brendan Rodgers, the club’s manager.
Maybe fans were boing a tactical change:

Daily Mail : “BOOS AT ANFIELD! Was that for Coutinho departing?”

Yes it was, says one other paper:
The Sun: “…fans booed him for taking off Philippe Coutinho”
The Guardian  makes it more personal:
“Rodgers heard boos from his home crowd when he withdrew Philippe Coutinho before the end”
The Mail  says the boos were not just for Courtinho:
…on Saturday, when he removed Philippe Coutinho and Emre Can on 70 minutes, boos resounded around Anfield.
The  Liverpool Echo  is more

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Posted: 9th, November 2014 | In: Chelsea, Liverpool, Sports Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed: RSS 2.0 | TrackBack | Permalink

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  • ziyaoodin

    what else.. he deserve to be boo, the fans pay to watch their team play good football and matches, not to lose..