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Shrewsbury Town face Liverpool in FA Cup clash

Shrewsbury Town Manager Sam Ricketts Credit: ITV News Central

It's Shrewsbury v Liverpool in the FA Cup this weekend in the fourth-round tie, as the Premier League leaders bring their in-form squad to the Midlands.

The visitors haven't lost in the FA Cup or the Premier League in over a year... so can Shrewsbury pull off arguably the biggest ever Cup shock?

Our reporter Mark Kielesz-Levine met the Shrewsbury Town Manager to hear all about the preparation for the game - and to ask the all-important question - how do you stop a team like Liverpool ?

Here's what Manager Sam Ricketts told him:

They face a formidable Liverpool side in top form.

Liverpool are:

  • Premier League title favourites
  • Current European Cup holders
  • Current FIFA Club World Cup holders

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