The former Liverpool midfielder David Thompson tells Tom Rennie on the Preview Show this week that Christian Benteke is a great signing for the Reds and should fire the club back into the Champions League this season, after scoring his first goal for the club on Monday. Liverpool travel to Arsenal on this week’s Monday Night Football.
Elsewhere, the former Crystal Palace defender Matt Lawrence joins us to discuss Everton, who impressed him in their win over Southampton last weekend but says they still need to add to the squad before September 1st. The Toffees host Manchester City on Sunday.
The former England international Danny Murphy picks his three to watch this week, and Joe Tolleson from Sirius XMFC (one of talkSPORT’s Global Audio Partners) plays the predictor game ‘Tom vs. the World’.
(Listen to the BPL Preview Show for 8/21/15)
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