Liverpool Fixture Date Now Confirmed After FA Cup Result

Liverpool Fixture Date Now Confirmed After FA Cup Result

Liverpool finally now know for certain the date they will face West Ham in their return Premier League fixture at the London Stadium, reports.

Reds had been left in doubt as to whether they were planning for a lunchtime kickoff on Sunday, February 3 or a Monday night trip to the capital on February 4.

SEE ALSO: Hilarious Video Of Neymar Teaching Mbappe The Floss dance

This served as yet another case of ignorance to supporters in regards to travel expenses, work arrangements and the inconvenient timing of lengthy journeys.

West Ham’s shock FA Cup defeat to Wimbledon on Saturday means Liverpool’s game will officially take place at 8pm on Monday night.

Whilst this is likely, and thankfully, in keeping to Reds’ initial plans, it does leave travelling fans facing a tiring trip back to Merseyside.

Liverpool resume their Premier League title charge at home to Leicester City on Wednesday night fresh off the back of an extended 10-day break.

With the Reds not involved in the FA Cup fourth round following their defeat to Wolves, Jurgen Klopp took his side to Dubai for a warm-weather training camp.

SEE ALSO: Gary Lineker Slams Cristiano Ronaldo For Private Jet Tweet Amid Emiliano Sala Plane Disappearance

This allowed the likes of Dejan Lovren, Ki-Jana Hoever and Georginio Wijnaldum the opportunity to shake off minor knocks, as well as staging a step up in Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s recovery from knee ligament damage.

This article was most recently revised and updated 5 years ago