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Liverpool take on Man City this weekend in the Community Shield final in the seasons first competitive game and Paddy Power are offering a money-back special!

After what seems like a lifetime, the football season is finally back. As the winners of the Premier League Man City will take on Liverpool in Sundays Community Shield final. Liverpool got there due to finishing second. It is meant to be the FA Cup winners who play, but as Man City won that also then it goes to second in the Premier League.

Paddy Power is offering money back as a free bet if Man City beat Liverpool. This only applies to losing singles that are placed before the match. Only bets placed on First Goalscorer, Last Goalscorer, Anytime Goalscorer, Correct Score and WhatOddsPaddy will be refunded is Man City win and the bet loses.

Man City must win within the 90 minutes for the bets to qualify, an extra-time or penalties win won’t get you a free bet. The maximum free bet per customer is £10. There are more T’s and C’s that can be found on the Paddy Power website.

Liverpool vs Man City

The last time these two sides met was at the Etihad in a must-win game for both teams. Liverpool were seven points ahead of Man City in the league and win would have seen them go ten points clear. Man City won the game 2-1 and then went on to win the Premier League.

Even though Liverpool have won the Champions League since this will still hang over them. The other time they met was at Anfield where the two sides drew. Mahrez had the chance to seal the three points with a penalty in the last minute, but he sent it over.

In terms of going into this game from pre-season, Man City are better prepared. They have won three games and lost one whereas Liverpool have lost three one and won one. Liverpool have also only just got Salah, Alisson and Firmino back with Mane not returning until after the Community Shield.

You would have to say Man City are the favourites going into the game, but Liverpool do have a very good squad and it should be a good game.

Paddy Power will have lots of good odds on the markets available for the money back special. WhatOddsPaddy is a good market to look at with lots of different bets to have a go of.

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