Saturday, August 18.
The day we English Premier League fans are all looking forward to.
A week from this Saturday, the 2012-2013 EPL season kicks off—which means that all 20 Premier League clubs only have a week and a half to prepare for their first fixtures.
Separating Liverpool from their away trip to West Brom are a second-lie home tie against FC Gomel in the Europa League third qualifying round and a weekend friendly against Bayer Leverkusen that will see the return of Anfield favorite Sami Hyypia, now in charge of the Bundesliga giants.
But Liverpool’s pre-EPL season preparations are by no means over yet.
Here are seven things Brendan Rodgers must do before he takes his Liverpool team to the Hawthorns next Saturday—and, as usual, feel free to have your say in the comments below.