The titanic midfielder is a mighty fine player, but the Citizens are more dependable in defence when he’s omitted.
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Why the Special One feels the need to play Russian Roulette with Diego Costa’s hamstrings is a mystery.
Brendan Rodgers’ side may have made no impact on the Champions League, but there’s every chance they’ll be back next term.
Even without FC Bayern’s conqueror the Champions League second round beckons.
The Swiss champions are in outstanding form and Brendan Rodgers’ men can hardly buy a goal. They’re doomed.