Liverpool’s plans to partially open the top tier of the Anfield Road Stand for the first time when they host Manchester United on December 17 remain on track, with a crucial test event having now been scheduled.
In order to obtain a licence from Liverpool City Council, the club must first prove that the facilities of the newly expanded stand are capable of hosting supporters.
And they will look to do that by inviting fans to Anfield on December 11 for a free event featuring a live Q&A with manager Jurgen Klopp.
This Is Anfield understands that more than 3,000 supporters will be welcomed to spend two hours inside the top tier next Monday in a crucial step towards its opening.
Should everything go to plan, then they will be allowed to bring fans in for the first…