Tag: Liverpool


Coutinho saga is far from over, but can Liverpool convince him to stay?

Integral to their chances of success this season, just how will Liverpool keep hold of their talented Brazilian superstar after such a poor start to the campaign?


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.


Premier League 2016/17 preview

The wait is almost over. The new Premier League season is upon us and what a season it promises to be. From Pep to Zlatan and everything in between, 2016/17 has the potential to be the best year of English


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, but hopefully this past


A summary of the last seven days in football

Jurgen Klopp continues to impress me with the way he conducts himself as a manager. Many people remember him fondly during his time at Borussia Dortmund and probably have them as a secret second club such was the aura of the


Watch: Former West Ham, Chelsea and Liverpool star Joe Cole scores classy free-kick for Coventry

During his peak years, Joe Cole was considered as one of England’s best players, particularly when it came to his technical ability. He backed up those claims on plenty of occasions, but as he’s got older and injuries have caught


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 not as common today


Watch: Russian toilet plays Liverpool anthem ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’

Yes, you did read the headline correctly. There’s a Liverpool-supporting toilet in Russia and it’s pretty damn special. It plays the famous Anfield anthem ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ each time someone presses the button. Strange but brilliant.


Liverpool’s Mario Balotelli tells critics to ‘shut up’ in angry Instagram video

Mario Balotelli’s quite a ‘character’ isn’t he? He certainly attracts a fair bit of attention, mainly for things that occur off the pitch. This season he hasn’t delivered since moving to Liverpool from AC Milan and he’s been on the


In defence of Liverpool’s Mario Balotelli

It is the 70th minute at Anfield and Liverpool are 2-1 down to Arsenal after Olivier Giroud put the Gunners ahead. Skrtel scored a last minute equaliser but it was abysmal defending from Liverpool’s three central defenders for Arsenal’s second


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 a rampaging run, obliterating


This embarrassing clearance from Mignolet sums Liverpool’s season up so far

Liverpool aren’t really going too well, are they? The contrast from last season is dramatic with a shedload of lacklustre performances this campaign and we’re only a third of the way through. Well, Sunday’s 3-1 defeat at Crystal Palace was another


Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard: the elephant in the room

A “cornucopia of catastrophes” heads the list of catchy, alliterative phrases that came to mind when describing the exploits of The Reds thus far this campaign. These poor performances have been well documented by pundits and journalists worldwide who are all


Liverpool: avoiding a Real rout

To describe the difference in Liverpool’s performances now, compared to the ones that had left fans and pundits drooling just over five months ago as a “shock” would be an absolute understatement. This is something that even a footballing bystander, somebody


Why Mario Balotelli isn’t the answer for Liverpool

During the latter stages of last season, it became apparent through the reports of various media outlets that Fenway Sports Group were prepared to loosen the purse strings for Brendan Rodgers, and provide a summer “war chest”. This was in