ESPN – Emile Heskey’s return an intriguing subplot in a big week for Liverpool

Brendan Rodgers believes his Liverpool team can challenge for the title next year as they prepare to take on Bolton Wanderers in the fourth round of the FA Cup. A mixture of the present and past could be on show at Anfield this Saturday, with misfiring Mario Balotelli potentially facing Emile Heskey in the FA Cup fourth round. This is the kind of game that could get the much-maligned Balotelli a goal or two to finally get him firing in a Liverpool shirt, while home fans are likely to give Heskey a warm reception despite memories of his frustrating spell with the Reds. Unless Brendan Rodgers has completely written Balotelli off and is not counting on him…