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27 April 2020

Photo: PA Images Liverpool’s projected £60 million expansion of the Anfield Road end will be placed on hold for at least a year as the coronavirus pandemic impedes construction planning.
Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner nielson@offthepitch.com

Updated 20:00

Liverpool delay Anfield Road end stadium expansion
Liverpool have postponed the £60 million proposed expansion of the Anfield Road stand by at least 12 months because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The club expect that the earliest the redevelopment will be completed is the summer of 2023 as opposed to the original timeframe of 2022. 

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