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February 8, 2020

Ricketts: Pressure of playing for Liverpool like Wolves in League One

Former Wolves captain Sam Ricketts has compared the pressure of playing for Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool to being at Molineux in League One. Ricketts, now managing Shrewsbury Town, recently took the Premier League champions-elect to an FA Cup fourth round replay, which they lost 1-0 at Anfield after forcing a 2-2 draw at Montogmery Waters Meadow. The replay drew massive focus as Klopp elected to play his Under-23s team and was not even present as his first team were on their winter break. Ricketts had a half-hour chat with the Liverpool manager after their first game and understood the German’s reasoning…