The former Arsenal defender wasn't allowed to make a move to Manchester United by Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.
There aren't too too many occasions that a team receives an indirect free-kick in the opposition penalty box, but Bordeaux were the beneficiaries of Liverpool FC keeper Simon Mignolet's bizarre decision-making on Thursday in the UEFA Europa League
The Liverpool FC striker returned to the starting line-up on Thursday after being on the bench for the Reds' 4-1 demolition of Manchester City at the Etihad, and scored a stunning winner to give Jürgen Klopp's men all three points
Liverpool FC face Bordeaux FC in this Europa League clash at Anfield.
Adam Lallana is fit again and is expected to feature for Liverpool FC against Bordeaux. The England international has revealed his frustration over being unable to help Liverpool FC out of their current slump in form and has vowed to help improve the results in the coming weeks.
Liverpool FC take on Bordeaux in their Europa League opener and manager Brendan Rodgers has warned his side they cannot lose the way they have over the last two league games.
Following back-to-back defeats in the Premier League, Phillipe Coutinho has called for calm ahead of Thursday night's Europa League fixture.
As Liverpool FC prepare to face Bordeaux in their opening Europa League tie, we give you a lowdown on the teams in the Reds' group.
The Bordeaux game represents a chance for the faltering Liverpool FC side to restore their confidence. With the game set to kick off later in the evening, we look at how Brendan Rodgers should line-up to win the game in France.
Jordan Rossiter is set to make his first European start for his boyhood club Liverpool FC when they take on Bordeaux in the Europa League.