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Parker Starts The Party For West Ham

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Gutting to see Kelly pull up, wish him a speedy recovery...
An inspired performance from West Ham saw Liverpool fall to a rather embarrassing defeat yesterday as the Hammers put three past Pepe Reina whilst the Reds could only muster one return goal. No arguments i feel, we just have to own up to the fact that West Ham were the better team.

A side consisting of Steven Gerrard, Luis Suarez, Martin Kelly and Danny Wilson (two of which were injury doubts) meant that Liverpool had some fresh legs and a strong eleven on display.

An early effort for Liverpool got us off on the right foot after Raul Meireles got himself into a decent position heading into the Hammers area. A headed attempt which needed a lot of effort just to reach in the first place was sent just wide.

This early positive wasn't going to set the theme for Liverpool though as West Ham quickly began to gain a hold.

I mentioned in my match preview that in order for West Ham to be successful their star man Parker would need …

Dalglish Takes Reds To West Ham

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Havin' a quid on him tomorrow i think, if i remember haha...
Liverpool travel to London tomorrow to face Avram Grant's struggling West Ham side. With the Hammers searching for a win in their pursuit to get out of the relegation zone and Liverpool looking for three points to strengthen their holds on 6th (and possibly breath some fear on the backs of Chelsea) it could be an interesting game tomorrow.

Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 8 matches and in that time we have only let in 3 goals. For any side coming up against a Liverpool team in that sort of form, they have to be weary.

A negative point for Liverpool however is the ever growing list of injuries. Andy Carroll, Steven Gerrard, Daniel Agger, Glen Johnson, Jonjo Shelvey, Fabio Aurelio and Martin Kelly all compile a list of doubtful options. Some players like Gerrard and Kelly could still feature but Dalglish i would think is going to be forced into playing a slightly different side tomorrow.

For West Ham they are withou…