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Liverpool book Cape Town friendly

May 6, 2013
By Mike Whalley
Liverpool will make their first visit to South Africa in nearly 20 years for a post-season friendly later this month.

Brendan Rodgers side will face Ajax Cape Town on May 21, two days after the Premier League season finishes.

The club last visited South Africa in May 1994, when they faced Aston Villa, Cape Town Spurs and Kaizer Chiefs in the United Bank International Soccer Festival. During that trip, the squad met Nelson Mandela, then the president of South Africa.

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