By Tim Treacy

Liverpool FC and LFC Boston are pleased to announce that the Club will be travelling to North America for this year’s pre-season tour, presented by Standard Chartered Bank.

The Reds last travelled to North America in 2004 to play matches in Connecticut, New Jersey and Toronto, and will return this July for a 12-day tour that will include at least two matches.

Boston will serve as Liverpool FC’s home base throughout the tour and the team will conduct its pre-season training sessions at the esteemed Harvard University. Liverpool FC will take part in showpiece game against AS Roma at Fenway Park, home of the Boston Red Sox, as part of the ballpark’s 100th anniversary this summer. The match against the Italian giants will take place on the 25th July 2012.

Tickets for the Boston match will go on sale on Saturday 28th April 2012 with details of how to buy tickets available at next month.

Further tour details and ticket information for other tour stops and venues will be announced on in the near future.