Kenny Dalglish relishing Liverpool's pre-season trip to Asia

09 June 2011 08:06
ShareKennny Dalglish is looking forward to testing his Liverpool players against opposition in the Far East after confirming a two-match pre-season tour to China and Malaysia.

The Reds will face Chinese outfit Guangdong Sunray Cave at the Tianhe Stadium in Guangzhou on Wednesday July 13. The match will kick-off at 8pm local time.

It's way over there: Kenny Dalglish and Liverpool are heading to Asia

Dalglish's side will then take on a Malaysian XI in Kuala Lumpur's Bukit Jalil Stadium three days later with a 5.45pm kick-off.

The Scot said: 'I'm looking forward to taking the team to Asia. It is great that we can give our supporters in China and Malaysia the chance to watch the team play.

'Our last tour of Asia in 2009 was a great success and we're delighted to be returning this summer.'

The Anfield club have a huge support in Asia and spent 10 days between Thailand and Singapore before the start of the 2009/10 season.

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