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The Pickford-Van Dijk debacle

George Laycock has his say on Jordan Pickford’s horrific challenge in the Merseyside derby.


Klopp’s Liverpool are on the right path

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool side are gathering momentum, with this season looking set to be strong one, and players, supporters and the club’s hierarchy all singing off the same hymn sheet.


When Zico’s Flamengo downed Liverpool

For the football supporting youth of the world, Liverpool is just a club that tells you about it’s history, but very few millennials know what has actually occurred. Bloody young’uns, eh? Who can blame them though, really, bu


Liverpool: hell Bent-eke on failure?

With the Klopp honeymoon period quickly returning to dreary grim reality for Liverpool, defeat to West Ham at Upton Park at the weekend highlighted a lot of weaknesses in their squad and a lot of room for improvement in t


Watch: Former Liverpool player Dirk Kuyt scores another hat-trick for Feyenoord

As far as model professionals go, Dutch workhorse Dirk Kuyt is probably one of the best you’re likely to see. During his time with Liverpool, he was certainly known for his excellent attitude and teamwork; something that’s


Has Martin Skrtel ever been good enough for Liverpool?

Life as a defender can be a grim, cruel game. Much like the life of a goalkeeper, a single error can undo 89 minutes of otherwise great work. Too much hesitation, too much enthusiasm, too much stupidity… there’s a fine line


Manchester United vs Liverpool: A match not made in heaven

The two biggest rivals in the Premier League are heading for their first clash of the season this weekend at Old Trafford. A time when not only the teams battle it out on the pitch, but also the rival factions


The transfer window and the uncertainties beyond

It’s scary to have too many possibilities, isn’t it? With more than two possibilities, we can never be sure what to expect and things have more tendency to go south from there. It’s anarchic and in a bad way. During


Will Danny Ings cut it at Liverpool?

As you’re probably aware, Liverpool are to sign Burnley and England U21 striker Danny Ings subject to a medical. Liverpool fans and those with a tactical mind will be pondering how manager Brendan Rodgers will fit Ings into th


Nice: Liverpool’s Coutinho scores his first ever goal for Brazil

After a fairly impressive season domestically with Liverpool, Philippe Coutinho deserved another chance at international level with Brazil and was rightfully called up to their squad for the recent friendly match against Mexico in


Lyrics: ex-Liverpool duo Barnes and Redknapp perform Sugarhill Gang’s ‘Rapper’s Delight’

Former Liverpool teammates Jamie Redknapp and John Barnes were at the club together for six years during the 1990s and formed a close friendship. That was on show as the pair teamed up to perform a rendition of The S


Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho stars as a 12-year-old futsal player

Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho is having the season of his life and is showing all the qualities required to be considered one of the best attacking players in the Premier League at this moment in time. His winner against Ma


Liverpool: a red resurgence

Sunday the 14th of December 2014 has featured prominently on the calendar of many a Liverpool follower as one of the darkest days of a year riddled with them. This of course was the day of Liverpool’s chastening at the


Liverpool boss Rodgers – navigating the mire

A little over seven months ago, the footballing landscape in England had a very different guise to the one that currently adorns it. Liverpool, who had underachieved and disappointed for the best part of three decades were on


How long can Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard keep going?

At the age of 34, it seems like Steven Gerrard has been around forever in English football. But it all has to come to an end at some point as he thinks about retirement and spending more time with his