LFC Pre – Season 2010/11

Your guide to Liverpool’s pre-season 2010/11.

A summer of instability looms for Liverpool, questions remain over the manager, the owners, star players and much more.

With the World Cup finishing just two weeks before the Reds must play a Europa League qualifier, it’s set to be a tricky summer on and off the pitch.

Liverpool FC Friendlies & Fixtures Pre-Season 2010/11

July 17: Friendly v Al-Hilal (Altach, Austria: 6pm ko)
July 21: Friendly v Grasshopper Zurich (Austria, 6:30pm ko)
July 24: Friendly v Kaiserslautern (a)
July 29: Europa League 3rd Qualifying Round Leg 1
July 31: Friendly v Borussia Monchengladbach (away)
Aug 3: Friendly v Tranmere Rovers (away, 7pm ko)
Aug 5: Europa League 3rd Qualifying Round Leg 2

Aug 15: Premier League v Arsenal (h)

Dates for the diary

June 11: World Cup kicks-off
June 17: Premier League fixtures released
July 11: World Cup Final
July 16: Europa League opponents announced

Players IN

Jonjo Shelvey (Charlton, £1.8m)
Milan Jovanovic (Standard Liege, free)

Players OUT

Yossi Benayoun (£5.5m, to Chelsea)
Fabio Aurelio (Out of contract)
Mikel San Jose (£2.6m, to Atletic Bilboa)
David Martin (Out of contract, to MK Dons)
Robbie Threlfall (Released, to Bradford)