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Liverpool keeper Reina rubbishes Chelsea conspiracy theories

Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina has rubbished claims they will lie down against Chelsea tomorrow.

The conspiracy theorists think the Reds will be easy opponents - to stop Manchester United edging ahead of them with 19 championships.

But keeper Reina - who signed a six-year deal at Anfield only last month - is furious at the suggestion. He insisted: "They can think about whatever they want.

"If you are a professional, you will never play to lose or draw in any game. It's just not us.

"We need a win at home for our supporters. I don't care about Manchester United. All I care about is us and making sure we get three points.

"It's down to our own pride. We will try to win, and if we don't, it will be because we're playing Chelsea, a tough team fighting for the championship.

"We're going into the game after a disappointing night playing 120 minutes. It won't be easy but we will try.

"I want to make sure we can fight for fourth place by getting those three points. We never play to lose."

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