Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Intimidating at Anfield.? Sane's Going to Have Fun

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Intimidating at Anfield.? Sane's Going to Have Fun

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LEROY Sane has delivered his verdict on the Liverpool fans' plan to frighten City out of the Champions League.

And the flying Blues winger, who smashed in a brilliant opening goal at Everton on Saturday, declared it will be "fun" to play in what is expected to be a fervent Anfield crowd tomorrow night.

The 22-year-old Germany international was in marvellous form at Goodison Park, and while he is expecting a stiffer test on the other side of Stanley Park in the first leg of the quarter-final, he says the much-vaunted Merseyside atmosphere will not be a factor.

Even at his tender age, Sane says he has experienced some seething football cauldrons - and reckons few can touch the Schalke versus Dortmund derby matches in Germany.

He played his first Ruhr derby as a 19-year-old in front of 80,000 people, and was also impressed by the noise generated by Celtic fans in last season's 3-3 City draw in Glasgow. …

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