PHOTO: Why is Melwood empty ahead of Liverpool v Real Madrid?

Liverpool and Real Madrid were nowhere to be seen when they were meant to train at Melwood earlier today.

Liverpool have been giving nothing away ahead of their Champions League match against Real Madrid but then again, neither have the European champions.

A picture was taken earlier today from when Brendan Rodgers’ side were meant to be training but there was a twist; they were nowhere to be seen.

Secrecy was the key for both sides as they held behind closed doors training sessions ahead of the huge match at Anfield, seemingly wanting to protect their intended tactics from being leaked to each other.

Real Madrid head into the match as slight favourites having made the better start to the group stage, but the Reds can draw level with Carlo Ancelotti’s side on points with a victory.

Brendan Rodgers and Carlo Ancelotti have both been juggling with tactical and injury problems ahead of the game, but we’re unlikely to get an insight into how the side’s will line-up until team news leaks through tomorrow.

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