The current form of Mario Balotelli is a cause for concern. The Italian striker is yet to score in a competitive match for Liverpool since his switch from Ac Milan, a feat that is increasingly coming under scrutiny. Daniel Sturridge’s calf injury leaves the Reds a bit short in the final third.
Real Madrid would be without Gareth Bale and Sergio Ramos, but the immense depth and talent in Carlo Ancelotti’s side might be too much to handle for the home team.
On Wednesday night, they battle for supremacy on the Anfield turf.
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