Rodgers sees Reds progress on Swansea return

The Reds' Raheem Sterling was denied by the crossbar and Jose Enrique had a goal ruled out for offside, and Rodgers said the visitors' performance, compared with their defeat at the Liberty Stadium back in May, was a clear illustration of the progress made.

"I thought there was a marked difference," Rodgers told Liverpool's website. "I was really pleased with the quality of our game... I thought our build-up play was good and we got through the thirds well.

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