Jul 19, 2014 at 4.50pm UK at ​Deepdale
PrestonPreston North End
1-2
Liverpool
Brownhill (45')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Suso (74'), Peterson (77')

Result: Liverpool fight back to beat Preston North End

A second-half comeback gives Liverpool a 2-1 win over Preston North End in their pre-season friendly at Deepdale.

Liverpool came back from a goal down to beat Preston North End 2-1 at Deepdale in their pre-season encounter this afternoon.

The hosts had the better of the first half, and took the lead just seconds before the interval when Josh Brownhill reacted quickly to prod home from a yard out after Brad Jones had kept out Joe Garner's bicycle kick.

Liverpool improved after the break, with Jordan Ibe, who had come on for Emre Can early in the first half, causing the Preston defence problems.

It was Ibe's mazy run that set up Suso for Liverpool's equaliser on 74 minutes, with the Spanish midfielder's curling effort from the edge of the area beating Thorsten Stuckmann in the Preston goal.

Three minutes later Liverpool were ahead as Ibe burst down the left wing before cutting the ball back for Kristoffer Peterson to finish smartly and give Liverpool the win.

Rickie Lambert of Liverpool gestures during the pre season friendly match between Preston North End and Liverpool at Deepdale on July 19, 2014
Read Next:
Live Commentary: Preston 1-2 Liverpool - as it happened
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City23202167175062
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd23155348163250
3Liverpool23138254282647
4Chelsea23145441162547
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs23135546212544
6Arsenal23116641301139
7Burnley239771920-134
8Leicester CityLeicester238783432231
9Everton2376102538-1327
10Watford2375113342-926
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2367102941-1225
12Crystal Palace2367102133-1225
13Bournemouth2366112435-1124
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2366111939-2024
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2365122131-1023
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2358101729-1223
17Southampton2349102334-1121
18Stoke CityStoke2355132350-2720
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom23310101830-1219
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account