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The Liverpool Offside Mar 26, 2015

Lucas Nearing Full Fitness Following U21 Spell

In his attempts to work back to full fitness, Lucas Leiva spent the week training with the U21s, something youth manager Michael Beale thinks can be hugely beneficial for the young players. While he made the bench against Manchester United on the weekend, after a spell on the sidelines and being short of match fitness, Lucas Leiva wasn’t ready to start—or even to come off the bench unless there had been an emergency. To help get up to speed, he’s expected to get a run out on Sunday at Steven Gerrard’s all star testimonial. He’s also been spending time with the U21s. "Lucas joined...

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