Defending Premier League champions Liverpool and FA cup holders Arsenal will play face to face today at Wembley Arena in North London to find the new Community Shield champions.Whoever wins today will kick off the upcoming premier league next month with an mental advantage of being a two title winners in the 2019-2020 season.Both side suffer’s feom injury. Arsenal has its 7 players out due to injury on the other side Liverpool plays without captain Jordan Henderson on the pitch.Many players on each side are not yet sure of featuring in today’s final
Liverpool was in Austria for playing friendly matches as a preparation ahead of premier league.Virjil van dijk suffered a minor injury against Szalsburg fc in their 2-2 tied match.He anyway likely to appear against Arsenal.Klop is planning for a victory that help them to continue their premier league form of last season.Mean while Michael Arteta with most of their newly bought players are hurry to put up a fight.
Brazilian star Willian who recently signed a 3 year contract with the club is unlikely to be in the first eleven, that means he need to wait until premier league begins.Players like Salah,Mane,Aubameyang, Alisson will all appear in the eleven.Arsenal first goalkeeper Leno Bernd will return after recovered from injury.
Former Liverpool leagend Michael Owen gave his thoughts on the final
“Given the relative preparations and sharpness of both teams, I fancy Jurgen Klopp’s men to come out on top and to be picking up yet another trophy in the early evening of Saturday”
“3-1 to Liverpool for me.”
POSSIBLE LINE UP
Brewster, Salah,Mane,Robertson, Van dijk, Wijnaldum,Fabinho,Jones,Gomez, Williams,Alisson.