Liverpool is facing quite the dilemma this December. The Reds have a unique scheduling conflict that will see them field two different teams on back-to-back days in different countries next month. The Reds' Carabao Cup quarterfinal match against Aston Villa was confirmed for Tuesday, Dec. 17. The problem? The following day, Liverpool is scheduled to play in the Club World Cup semifinals in Doha, Qatar.
That means two games in two days, one in England and one in Qatar. It's simply a scheduling nightmare.
The Reds released a statement about the scheduling issue: