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Season Review... Pocket Sized.

So with the 09/10 campaign over and done with... thankfully so. Let's look back at Liverpool's season and some of the news articles that accompanied the times.

July/Early August 2009

After Rafa completed the signings of England international Glen Johnson, Italian Alberto Aquilani and the big Greek Sotirios Kyrgiakos at the end of the summer transfer window and we waved goodbye to the likes of Sami Hyypia, Alvaro Arbeloa and Xabi Alonso to name a few, we started off the footballing season with some good old friendlies.

Little did Liverpool know that the coming results would pretty much spell out the season at the time. First came a 0-0 draw with St.Gallen then a loss to Rapid Vienna (1-0), followed by a draw with Thailand (1-1).

To finish their Far East tour in style Liverpool did manage to beat Singapore 5-0.

To end our pre-season friendlies we lost to Espanyol, beat SFK Lyn and unfortunately lost at home to Atletico Madrid (2-1) - a result that would later come back to haunt us i…