Liverpool confident of Origi signing a new deal – UPDATE: Contract signed

Liverpool are increasingly confident that Divock Origi will sign a new contract, according to Melissa Reddy of ESPN. https://twitter.com/LFC/status/1148162692764643329 With 12 months remaining on his current deal, the Belgian has been linked with a potential departure from Anfield this summer, though it has been reported that the club were so keen on keeping him for the 2019/20 season that they were willing to risk losing him for free next year. However, it appears ...

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Liverpool Not Looking to Sell Lovren

Liverpool are not looking to part ways with Dejan Lovren this summer, according to Sky Sports. The 29-year-old has been linked with AC Milan recently, with reports going as far as claiming that his entourage had been contacted by the seven-time European champions, but regardless of whether that's true or not, it seems the Reds aren't prepared to do a deal. Despite falling behind Virgil van Dijk and Joel Matip in the ...

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Injured Keita Leaves AFCON and Returns to Liverpool

Naby Keita has left his national team who are competing in the African Cup of Nations at the moment, and has returned to Liverpool for injury treatment, according to BBC. The Guinean suffered a heavy groin injury at the end of the season. His involvement in the tournament was in doubt and he arrived there lacking proper levels of match fitness. Keita played the final 30 minutes of Guinea's opening 2-2 draw ...

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Rafa Camacho joins Sporting Lisbon

Liverpool have confirmed that they've agreed a deal with Sporting Lisbon for the transfer of Rafael Camacho and the youngster is set to return to his homeland. The 19-year-old craves a first-team role, preferably on the right attacking flank, which is something the Champions League winners aren't able to give him at the moment. https://twitter.com/MelissaReddy_/status/1144372347216027648 As you can see, the club will receive £5 million as a base fee, with another £2 million ...

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Confirmed: Liverpool sign Sepp van den Berg

Liverpool have completed the signing of Sepp van den Berg from PEC Zwolle. It was reported yesterday that the Reds had beaten off competition from the likes of Bayen Munich and Ajax for the talented 17-year-old defender, and David Maddock of the Mirror has added Barcelona into the mix as well, though his report on the fee in question is slightly different (and more detailed) to those of yesterday. https://twitter.com/MaddockMirror/status/1144168488682086400 Van den Berg ...

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Liverpool to sign 17-year-old defender Sepp van den Berg

A number of reasonably reliable outlets had reported that Liverpool were interested in signing Sepp van den Berg from PEC Zwolle and faced competition from the likes of Ajax and Bayern Munich. However, Matt Law of The Telegraph now claims the Reds have won the race. https://twitter.com/Matt_Law_DT/status/1143430303408693248 Van den Berg is a highly rated 17-year-old defender, an U-19 Dutch international who was initially the subject of interest from Serie A side Sampdoria, ...

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Liverpool Won’t Sell Origi

Liverpool will not be parting ways with Divock Origi this summer, according to Melissa Reddy, who is working for ESPN these days. The reliable journalist claims "sources" have informed ESPN that the club have opted against the sale of the Belgian this summer, even if it means giving him away for free next year with him entering the final 12 months of his current contract. However, Reddy confirms that negotiations between the ...

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Ojo Joins Rangers on Loan

Sheyi Ojo has joined Glasgow Rangers on a season-long loan pending international clearance, both Liverpool and the Scottish club have confirmed. He will, of course, be working with Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard, who is in charge of the Rangers team. Having made 13 first-team appearances for the Reds, the 21-year-old winger has had loan spells in the Championship (Wigan Athletic, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Fulham), as well as Ligue 1 with Stade de ...

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Liverpool not in for Pepe

With James Pearce out on holiday, others at Liverpool Echo have stepped into the breach in terms of putting out empty transfer rumours. It's Paul Gorst this time, reporting the Liverpool have no interest in signing Lille winger Nicolas Pepe. Manager Jurgen Klopp believes, with obviously good reason, that the squad he has assembled is fine the way it is and needs only minor tweaks of maintenance sort; it doesn't need ...

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Lallana Adamant About Liverpool Stay

Adam Lallana is absolutely adamant about not leaving Liverpool this summer. As reported by Ian Doyle of Liverpool Echo, the attacking midfielder said there's absolutely no question about his future with the club, despite featuring very little during the 2018/19 season. He made 16 appearances in all competitions, six from the start, scoring no goals and assisting none either. He has been heavily plagued by injuries throughout the campaign. However, the 31-year-old claims ...

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Pre-Season Plans Announced

It has been public knowledge to most Liverpool fans that The Reds would make the annual trip to the US to partake in 3 games at the back end of July. Sevilla, Sporting Lisbon and Borussia Dortmund make up the 3 teams that Liverpool will face on their tour of the USA. The Liverpool ECHO had also announced plans that Liverpool had contacted Napoli over the possibility of meeting in a ...

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Liverpool Confirm Departures of Sturridge and Moreno

Liverpool have confirmed what many had been predicting for several years now - Daniel Sturridge and Alberto Moreno will be leaving the club upon the expiry of their contracts at the end of this month. Sturridge arrived at Anfield in January 2013, and he formed an incredible attacking partnership with Luis Suarez back in 2013/14, when the duo scored 52 league goals between them and were a big part of a ...

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A Dynasty Under Klopp

It's been a long time coming but finally, Liverpool are back to where they belong. Champions of Europe for the sixth time, it's been a painful struggle to get back to the pinnacle of football. Since their last cup triumph in the form of the 2011 League Cup, the Reds have came painfully short on many occasions. Those experiences would've broken any other team, but not this Liverpool team. And they've ...

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Mane Plays Down Real Madrid Links

Sadio Mane has moved to quash the rumours linking him to Real Madrid. Spanish media outlets have always been quick to invent stories about top players from other leagues either being targeted by Real Madrid and/or Barcelona, or wanting to join one of them in a "dream move". To be fair, the behaviours of Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho ahead of their transfers to Barcelona gave them quite enough ammunition to ...

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Napoli Contact Liverpool Over Clyne

Napoli have contacted Liverpool to inquire about the availability of Nathaniel Clyne, according to Ian Doyle of Liverpool Echo. Manager Jurgen Klopp seems to be giving thought to weeding out unnecessary names in the squad, and Clyne, who spent the second half of this season at Bournemouth, is arguably one of them. Having arrived in 2015, the former Southampton man quickly established himself as a regular part of the starting XI first ...

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Julian Brandt transfer rumour

Three Players Klopp May Look To Sign This Summer

With a second place finish with 97 points in the Premier League and a Champions League final against Spurs to look forward to, Jurgen Klopp would be forgiven for sticking with the squad he has for next season as he clearly has a group of players who are capable of special things. The German though, has been very good at identifying where he can improve his team further in the transfer ...

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Liverpool Won’t Sign De Ligt

Liverpool will not be signing Matthijs de Ligt this summer, according to James Pearce of Liverpool Echo. Various reports, mostly originating from Spain, have claimed that the Reds are prepared to go toe to toe with Barcelona to sign the in-demand 19-year-old defender, but Pearce reveals that that's simply not the case. There is no denying that de Ligt is a fantastic player and an incredible prospect, given his age, and his ...

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Keita Out for the Season – Updated

Naby Keita has been ruled out for the rest of the season, according to Guinean journalist Amadou Makadji. https://twitter.com/ThAmadouMakadji/status/1123898793383157761 The dynamic midfielder was forced off the pitch in the first half of Liverpool's 3-0 defeat in the first leg of the Champions League semifinal at the hands of Barcelona with a groin injury, after a deliberate and quite unsporting tackle from behind by Ivan Rakitić, who miraculously survived without a yellow card. Jordan ...

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Liverpool on Alert as Werner Refuses Leipzig Contract Extension

Timo Werner has informed RB Leipzig that he will not be signing a new contract. His current deal expires in 2020, and the Bundesliga side had already expressed a strong stance that they would sell the striker this summer rather that allow the contract to enter its final 12 months. Leipzig CEO Oliver Mintzlaff spoke to Sky Sports in Germany. "We want to extend it with him, but he has signalled to ...

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The International Break: How Did The Reds Get On?

The International Break is never the best fun, but lots of Liverpool's players have been out playing for their countries within this 2-week break from any club football, here's a look at how they've all been getting on: Trent Alexander-Arnold, Xherdan Shaqiri and Mohamed Salah have all either returned from international duty due to injury or rested by their respective National team managers. Wales 1-0 Trinidad & Tobago- 20th March Players Involved: Ben ...

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Rhian Brewster Returns to LFC Action

After an injury which he suffered over a year ago, a period spanning from January 2018 to present, Rhian Brewster finally made his anticipated return to action at Liverpool. The 18-year-old has undergone a knee and an ankle operation which has kept him out for this lengthy period. Away from the field Brewster formed a brotherly relationship with fellow injured teammate Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who has also spent a long spell on ...

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FOAR partners with Kopcon!

Las Vegas is the home of gambling, built by the Mafia in the desert. With over 100 casinos in the city, it generates over $5 billion dollars of per annum. The birthplace of tennis legend Andre Agassi and currently hosts shows by Elton John and now the first ever Kopcon for Liverpool supporters from across America and worldwide. This event is taking place in Las Vegas from May 30th - June ...

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Moreno Close to Lazio Move

Alberto Moreno will be leaving Liverpool this summer as his contract runs out, and in truth, there wouldn't be much sense for either him or the club to extend it. Simon Hughes of The Independent reports that Lazio are close to reaching a pre-contract agreement with him. The Spaniard has had a few good spells form-wise (yes, he has), but overall, he has failed to convince anyone of the supposed quality ...

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Liverpool to Play FC Porto in the Champions League Quarterfinal

Liverpool have been drawn to play against FC Porto in this season's Champions League quarterfinals. The first game will be played at Anfield on April 9th, and the return leg is set to be played at the Estadio Dragao on April 16th.   The full results of the draw: QF1: AJAX vs JUVENTUS QF2: LIVERPOOL vs FC PORTO QF3: TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR vs MANCHESTER CITY QF4: MANCHESTER UNITED vs BARCELONA   Semifinals: QF3 winner vs QF1 winner QF4 winner vs QF2 winner   It ...

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Young Reds Suffer Heartbreak After Youth League defeat

On Tuesday, Lewtas' boys consisting of Duncan, Glatzel and Co. suffered defeat against Dinamo Zagreb, in the UEFA Youth League, on penalties. The Croatian giants beat the Reds 4-3 on penalties, after the teams drew 1-1 in regulation time. Despite having most of the possession, Liverpool struggled to create any chances with all the biggest chances in the first half coming to Zagreb. Zagreb's Antonio Marin caused problems for the U18s, ...

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Ox Recovery on Course – Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has issued an update on the fitness of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. According to the boss, the midfielder remains on course following his withdrawal for U-23 team's game against Derby County on Friday four minutes before halftime; which means four minutes before it was planned for him to be substituted. “It’s not really surprising, it’s normal. The good news is the knee is perfect – nothing happened, that was our ...

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LFC Loan Report

After a short quiet spell the Liverpool Loanees were back to their best at the weekend, much like we are hoping the RedMen are tonight! Danny Ings continues to miss out through injury and Southampton will be desperate to have him back as soon as possible as they sit in the bottom 3 of the Premier League. Adam Bogdan and Sheyi Ojo were both unused at the weekend. Meanwhile Pedro Chirivella's loan ...

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Paul Glatzel Signs Pro Contract With The Reds

Local lad, Paul Glatzel, signed his first contract with the Reds this afternoon which has seen him become the latest professional at Melwood. Glatzel was born in Liverpool to German parents and has dual nationality for both nations. ✍? We're delighted to announce Paul Glatzel has signed his first professional contract with the Reds! ?https://t.co/wzWMK2e3bj — Liverpool FC (@LFC) February 20, 2019 The German U18 international has been bang in form this season ...

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Adam Lewis Signs New Long Term Contract

Yesterday afternoon, news broke from Melwood that promising young full back Adam Lewis has signed a new long term contract with Liverpool. This keeps him at the club for the foreseeable future. He has featured regularly in the U23s for Critchley this season and has impressed massively. The England U-20 international has scored 1 goal and assisted 7 from midfield or left back this season. A local lad, he is being touted ...

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Gomez and Lovren Suffer Injury Setbacks

Fresh defensive problems have struck Liverpool, as James Pearce reports for Liverpool Echo, with Joe Gomez possibly needing surgery and Dejan Lovren feeling his hamstring issue return. Gomez was initially predicted to be out for six weeks following a broken leg in early December against Burnley, but it's now been two months and he is yet to return to full training. There are, apparently, concerns over the way the bone has ...

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Marković Joins Fulham

Liverpool have parted ways with Lazar Marković who has joined Fulham on a free but permanent short-term deal, for the rest of the season. https://twitter.com/LFC/status/1091130820050468864 The Serbian arrived in 2014 as part of an attempt by Brendan Rodgers and the infamous transfer committee to replace quality with quantity. He started well enough, deployed mostly in his favoured position on the right wing, and he was equally good as a wing-back during the ...

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LFC Loan Watch

With 14 Reds currently out on loan, 12 of them had  competitive fixtures and only Kamil Grabara missing out as AGF Aarhus do not restart competitively until next Monday. Ryan Kent's Rangers had their match suspended. Of the 12 loanees with games to play Herbie Kane missed out through injury as did Allan Rodrigues. It was the dream return for Taiwo Awoniyi who has returned to Mouscron on loan where he ...

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Markovic Features as Young Reds Draw in PL Cup

On Saturday, a surprise figure featured for Neil Critchley's U23s in a Premier League Cup game against West Brom. That surprise figure was Lazar Markovic. This is one of the Serbian's only actual competitive involvements with the club since May 2015. Critchley's side were unlucky in this game and drew 1-1 with West Brom's U23s. West Brom's Kyle Edwards showed his real technical ability in the first half when he struck a ...

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Trent Signs New Deal

Trent Alexander-Arnold has signed a new five-year contract with Liverpool FC, the club have confirmed. Having joined the Reds the age of six, the 20-year-old fullback has so far made 67 appearances in all competitions and found the opposition net four times. Even though his previous contract was supposed to be valid for two and a half years more, the club have obviously felt it proper to reward his progress, quality and ...

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Robertson Set for a New Liverpool Deal

Andy Robertson is set to sign a new deal set to keep him at Liverpool for further five years, according to both Paul Joyce of The Times and James Pearce of Liverpool Echo. https://twitter.com/andrewrobertso5/status/236918390793568256 Things have certainly moved on since this tweet of his back in 2012, haven't they? Robertson started his professional career that year, signing for Scottish third-tier side Queen's Park. After one season, he joined Dundee United in the Scottish ...

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Origi and Camacho Going Nowhere

Manager Jurgen Klopp has decided that neither Divock Origi nor Rafa Camacho will be leaving Liverpool in January under any circumstances. The Belgian striker, who brilliantly took advantage of Jordan Pickford's inexplicable blunder to score the 96th-minute winner in the recent Merseyside Derby, was being linked with Wolverhampton Wanderers, West Ham and Fulham. However, after the departure of Dominic Solanke to Bournemouth on a £19million permanent deal, Klopp obviously feels Origi has yet ...

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Ben Woodburn returns to Liverpool

After joining Sheffield United on loan in the summer, Woodburn has cut his time there short and returned to Liverpool five months earlier than was planned, according to Goal.com. The Welsh international struggled to stake his claim in the first team from day one and has been restricted to a few minutes of first team football. Woodburn has come back to Liverpool to play for the U23s so that he is ...

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Kamil Grabara leaves on loan

Goalkeeper, Kamil Grabara has left Liverpool on loan for the rest of the season to join up with Danish Superliga side AGF Aarhus. The deal will be completed as long as Grabara receives international clearance. The Poland youth international joins up with the Superliga side with them currently sitting in 10th place, before they resume their league campaign in February. He has been training with the first team acting as a ...

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Solanke Close to Brighton Move

Dominic Solanke is moving towards the exit door at Anfield with Brighton and Hove Albion interested in his services, according to Neil Jones of Goal.com (formerly of Liverpool Echo). Liverpool are set to ask for a fee of £12 million for the 21-year-old striker, despite the fact he has scored only once in 27 appearances for the Reds. Solanke hasn't played at all this season. With Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah alternating in ...

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Clyne Joins Bournemouth on Loan

Nathaniel Clyne will be playing for AFC Bournemouth for the rest of the season. Once an indispensable part of the starting XI, injuries have reduced the experienced right-back to a lowly squad role. His only league start this season has been in the 3-1 mauling of Manchester United at Anfield, and with Joe Gomez expected back in training in two weeks and James Milner and Fabinho both perfectly capable of slotting ...

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January Transfer Rumour Roundup

As 2018 draws to a close, the Reds sit pretty at the top of the league table. However, that also means that the winter transfer window is around the corner. With that, here's a roundup of all the transfer rumours so far. Liverpool youngster Dominic Solanke is set to depart the club this January with a host of clubs chasing his signature. Huddersfield and Fulham want the youngster for the second ...

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Herbie Kane Signs New Deal

This morning, Herbie Kane arrived at Melwood to pen new terms that will see him stay at the club for the foreseeable future. The 20-year-old midfielder has been on loan at League One side Doncaster Rovers in the first half of the season and has agreed terms with the Rovers to extend his loan til the end of the season. The England U17 international has been in fine form for Doncaster ...

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LFC Loan Watch

It was not the busiest of weeks for the Reds on loan to which I can only assume they were allowed time off to complete their Christmas Shopping. A season high 10 loanees did not feature this weekend with Grujic, Allan, Kent and Randall all missing out through injury whilst Woodburn, Bogdan, Whelan and George were not selected for their games. Anderson Arroyo who is currently playing his trade with Gent U21's ...

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Liverpool Transfer Rumours – Defenders

In light of our recent injuries in defence to Joe Gomez, Trent Alexander-Arnold, and Joel Matip. Leaving us with only two fit Central defenders. I'm going to take a look at Defenders.   Benjamin Pavard This 22-year-old French International plys his trade for VFB Stuttgart, Benjamin, is looking for a move away from his Club. Bayern Munich, are leading the chase for the Young Frenchman. The player is believed to have a €35 ...

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2018 UEFA Champions League Draw

Champions League Opponents Confirmed

Liverpool have been drawn to face Bayern Munich in the Champions League round of 16. Liverpool last faced Bayern competitively in 2001 beating the Germans 3-2 in the European Super Cup. The two sides faced each other in the 1981 European Cup Semi Final with Liverpool progressing after a 0-0 draw at Anfield and a 1-1 draw in the return leg as Liverpool went on to win their 3rd European ...

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LFC LADIES: Ladies edge out Reading on penalties in Continental Tyres Cup

There was joy for Liverpool FC Women after they beat Reading FC Women FC 5-4 on penalties in the group stages of the Continental Tyres Cup on Wednesday night. The tie ended in a 1-1 draw after 90 minutes and the Reds received an extra point for prevailing in the spot-kicks. Goalkeeper Fran Kitching was the hero as she saved from Remi Allen in the shootout, while captain Sophie Bradley-Auckland netted ...

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Klopp’s Pre-United Presser

The boss will spoke to the press ahead of the big one on Sunday. Just skip to 10:10 in the video and enjoy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1awJ_Jblvws Jose Mourinho held his presser a bit earlier, so give it a read. This is the summary given by Manchester Evening News. Are you facing an injury crisis going in to this match, what’s the latest? The latest is to tell you again that in Valencia only De Gea and Matic ...

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Liverpool Transfer Rumours – Player’s who would improve our team

This week I’m going to take a look at player's who’d improve our team. I'll give some insight into each player and rate them out of 10. The ratings will be based on the probability of them signing for Liverpool and the potential of each player.   Nabil Fekir We've been here before on numerous occasions talking about this player, but in recent days the club's president, Jean-Michel Aulas has given the player ...

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Rival Roundup: Matchday 16

In this most recent matchday, all of Liverpool's rivals were in action in some really enticing encounters. Here's how they all got on in Matchday 16. Bournemouth v Liverpool First of all, Liverpool won what should've been a tricky game against Eddie Howe's Bournemouth. Instead of being difficult it was fairly easy for the Reds and they ran out 4-0 winners. For more information on the match, check out Vesko's match report ...

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LFC Loan Report

Goals, Assists, Clean Sheets, yellow cards, and match winning performances. It all happened this week for the Red Loanees. For the third week in a row, only half the on-loan Reds featured as the others missed out for various reasons. This week Danny Ings, Sheyi Ojo, Connor Randall and Allan all missed out through injury, while Ben Woodburn and Shamal George were joined on the unused substitute list by Adam Bogdan. Harry Wilson There's ...

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Gomez Signs New Deal

Joe Gomez has signed a new contract with Liverpool, the club have confirmed. Having moved to Liverpool from Charlton Athletic in 2015, The 21-year-old has now committed his future to the club for further six years.  Primarily a centre-back, Gomez initially broke into the first team at left-back, as Brendan Rodgers, manager at the time, decided he needed a player more defensively responsible in that position than Alberto Moreno.  However, it wasn't long ...

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FOAR Interview: Richy Sheehy and the Mo Salah Song

In January of this year two things happened that Liverpool fans will always remember. The signing of Virgil van Dijk and Kevin Murphy, Cork’s biggest fan singing THAT song. ‘We’ve Got Salah’ was viewed on YouTube a couple of times and went viral practically overnight. Inspired by the sale of Coutinho to Barcelona for a mega deal of £142 million last January, Richy Sheehy created his alter ego, Liverpool fan, Kevin ...

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Joe Gomez Out for Six Weeks

Joe Gomez's night against Burnley was short lived, after he had to be stretchered off when he was on the end of a game-ending tackle. This didn't affect the Reds though as they ran out 3-1 winners. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'n0iWilrdTgVz8kyTD5qM-g',sig:'iXGEsDbhmmyf63EYzxjnuY0X5OfbHjv1nhGbCzA9kTE=',w:'513px',h:'594px',items:'1068905524',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Scans carried out this morning show that the 21-year-old has suffered a lower left leg fracture, the club have confirmed. This injury set to keep the England ...

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Liveroool Transfer Rumours

It's getting closer to the January transfer window and the rumours are intensifying. Here's the latest rumours from the tabloids and internet. I'll give some insight into each player and rate them out of 10. The ratings will be based on the probability of them signing for Liverpool and the potential of each player. Tanguy Ndombele The recently capped French international is the latest player  linked with Liverpool. According to the Daily ...

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LFC LADIES: Too Little too late as Reds lose to Everton

Just like in the EPL, it was a Merseyside derby for Liverpool ladies in the FASWL on Sunday, December 2nd, 2018. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'r-aUTekaT59VPh6Q9yFBnA',sig:'j7tMtPXypRLUwsWlPOV5yFxP3YhbZuvpe7UjphlhNXs=',w:'594px',h:'421px',items:'851640624',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); However, it was the home side that went away with all 3 points with goals from Inessa Kaagman and Simone Magill. Jess Clarke pulled one back for the reds in the 12th minute, but it was not enough to rustle the Toffee's feathers. The ...

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Rival Roundup: Matchday 14

In Matchday 14, there were some big fixtures that Liverpool's rivals were involved in as everyone looks to stay competitive at the top of the Premier League. Arsenal v Tottenham In arguably the biggest game of the weekend, Arsenal faced Tottenham at the Emirates in the North London Derby. This was Unai Emery's first North London derby in charge of Arsenal, and it would be one he won't forget. In a very ...

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Transfer Rumours – Free Agents

I'll be reviewing players who'll become free-agents in June 2019 that Liverpool should look at. I'll give some insight into each player and rate them out of 10. The ratings will be based on the probability of them signing for Liverpool and the potential of each player. Aaron Ramsey I'm starting with this player because out of all the free-agents, the Welshman is the most likely to sign for us. Many won’t ...

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Klopp’s Pre-Derby Presser

Liverpool are set to face their neighbours on Sunday, and manager Jurgen Klopp spoke to the press ahead of the clash. https://youtu.be/ShCze5QhrB4?t=810 In short, Klopp called the Derby a special game, and lamented the lack of time to properly prepare for it. He said Everton are a different team now. He praised his team's defence, and pointed out the fact that people don't discuss it as much as they used to, and ...

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LFC Loan Watch

Premier League football was back with a bang this weekend as the Reds put to bed any fears of International Break fatigue with a comfortable 3-0 win over Watford. But that's enough about them. The loanees also returned to action, hoping to follow the example set by Jurgen Klopp's high flyers. Nine Reds featured in this weekend's action with Danny Ings, Ryan Kent and Connor Randall all missing out through injury. Ben ...

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Ben Woodburn Returning to Liverpool

In the summer transfer window the Wales international was subject to plenty of interest from Championship clubs with several teams being interested in bringing him in on a season-long loan. Some of these clubs included Aston Villa and Wigan Athletic. In the end, he accepted an offer made to him by Chris Wilder and went to South Yorkshire to join Sheffield United for the 2018/19 season. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'DmlPhJuXQq5pl-2py64TwA',sig:'z1O36s9vUGhwNoTgwxCKl1Y6Vpmz-sZ3Ppu1VDyHavE=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1002199340',caption: true ...

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Rival Roundup: Matchday 13

On Matchday 13, some of Liverpool's rivals featured in important games that could be vital to their respective seasons. West Ham v Man City In our main title rivals' game, City travelled to East London to play the Hammers. Man City made light work of Pellegrini's side, dispatching them easily in a 4-0 rout, although West Ham were able to create a few chances. The goal scorers in this match-up were Leroy ...

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Sadio Mane Contract News

The news emerged this evening that Sadio Mane has agreed terms on a new five-year deal with the Reds. Mane will be contracted at Liverpool until 2023. Sadio Mane has agreed terms on a new contract until 2023. — paul joyce (@_pauljoyce) November 22, 2018 "For me, I have made the best decision in my career." ? ▶️ https://t.co/ONaoWvl8m4 pic.twitter.com/MtOlQyJLx8 — Liverpool FC (@LFC) November 22, 2018

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No Barca Business for a While

After the £142 million move of Phillipe Coutinho to Barcelona in the January transfer window, Sky Sports have suggested, from their own sources, that there has been an interesting clause entered into the deal. Apparently, the Catalan club are not allowed to sign any more Liverpool players for a certain amount of time. This period of time is thought to be 2 years, meaning there will no be approaches from Barca ...

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Transfer Rumours Roundup

Ousmane Ultimatum According to numerous reports, Ousmane Dembélé was issued with an ultimatum by his club, Barcelona. The Catalans told the French International that he must show improvement in his attitude, or run the risk of being dropped from the squad. The situation could even lead to the youngster being sold in the summer transfer window if it isn't resolved. Luis Suarez was asked about his team-mate and said, “I think being ...

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Origi Out, Jović In?

The turn of the year is approaching fast and with it comes the January transfer window. So, naturally, we'll now be seeing an increase in transfer rumours. Origi to Galatasaray? Divock Origi had a fantastic run of form during Klopp's first season, and was the German's first-choice striker for a while. Additionally, his impact in the 2015/16 run to the Europa League final was undeniably huge. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'DObRWa4-Sjlk_GuDn5jjiQ',sig:'ugqC8Xus50wJvSljm8Pb1RSCsLhU76UdmwIL5gMvsss=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'521216718',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false ...

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November International Roundup

For the final time this year, fans will have to make do with international football instead of club football. With Liverpool not in action for the weekend, let us check in on several Reds who're away on international duty. In Thursday's 3-0 victory over USA, Trent-Alexander Arnold grabbed his maiden goal for England. In the buildup to the game, all talk was centered on Wayne Rooney's farewell game, but it was ...

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January Transfer Update: James Pearce on ‘those Dembele rumours’

The last few days have seen a number of rumours emerge regarding our apparent continued interest in persuing a deal for Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele. James Pearce today addressed those rumours:   "Liverpool have no intention of launching a bid for Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele in January. "In fact Klopp has no intention of adding to his squad in January as he believes the Reds are already well equipped in all departments to maintain ...

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International Break: Jürgen Klopp in “discussions” with England manager

It's that time again, the dreaded international break I'm not the biggest fan of internationals! But we just have to accept it as it's part of the game, one positive is that Brazil play in England this time round. So no long distant flights for Bobby and Co. Let's hope we've a clean bill of health after these games. We always seem to pick up injuries during these breaks. Embed from Getty ...

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Potential January Signings for Liverpool

With the January transfer window looming upon us and Liverpool's misfiring strike force, I'm a taking look at potential signings and how they've performed for their clubs. I'm going to rate each player out of ten. The ratings are for probability of signing and the potential of the player. I’m looking at attacking midfielders. Last season we signed Big Virgil, only to lose Phil Coutinho to Barcelona in the same window. ...

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Mane Talks Contract and the Arsenal Game

Sadio Mane spoke exclusively to James Pearce of Liverpool Echo, and what he said is set to go a long way in allaying the fans' fears about his new contract not being signed yet. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'5pCtDp_QRDpnpepoCBuvIQ',sig:'muxWx25FJE3eUE7GYG18qP9qN1vJi5jwcX4B-mbsN24=',w:'594px',h:'372px',items:'1056920132',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); The club opened negotiations with him over a new deal at the end of last season, and while Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah both penned new deals, Mane hasn't done ...

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Return of the Ox

Fans Buoyed by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Fitness Speculation Rumours suggest he's an "outside chance" of an early return, but Jürgen Klopp may exercise caution in not rushing him back too soon. The injury Alex suffered against Roma in last season's Champions League semi-final was a triple blow for the midfielder. He missed not only the final, but also England's World Cup campaign, and was supposed to be out for the entirety of ...

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LFC Loan Report

Another week, another win for the reds; but how did the Liverpool Loanees fair? It was a quieter week for those on loan with just 10 players featuring in the weekends action. Ben Woodburn continues to be a growing cause for concern as the promising youngster was left out of the Sheffield Utd squad for a 6th consecutive game, whilst Shamal George and Sheyi Ojo were also unused. Marko Grujic and Connor Randall ...

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Preview: Liverpool vs Cardiff City

Following a 4-0 victory over Red Star Belgrade, Klopp and his team are raring to go in the league. Newly promoted side Cardiff City will be the Reds next opponents. The 2 sides last met during the 13/14 season, when Suarez and co were gunning for the title. Then, the match ended 6-3 in Liverpool's favour, and the current team will be looking for a similar result. With Liverpool looking to extend ...

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Gomez Set for New Contract

Liverpool have started negotiations over a new deal for Joe Gomez, according to Paul Joyce of The Times. https://twitter.com/_pauljoyce/status/1055581651781206018 The 21-year-old's progress since joining from Charlton Athletic has been incredible given his injury woes. He started out at Liverpool under Brendan Rodgers as an emergency option at left-back due to a lack of consistency from Alberto Moreno, and he suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury just as Jurgen Klopp arrived. Embed from Getty ...

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LFC Loan Watch

Liverpool were back in action this weekend after the international break as were 11 of the 14 Liverpool players out on loan. Ben Woodburn continues to be overlooked at Sheffield United as he was not selected for the match day squad for the fourth straight week. In a surprise twist Woodburn actually played for the Liverpool U23s for an hour this weekend in order to keep up his fitness. Shamal George was ...

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Injury Roundup: Mane green-lighted to return

With Liverpool blighted once again with injuries following an international break, it will come as welcome news to all that Sadio Mane should be available for selection in the upcoming Champions League Group C clash with Red Star Belgrade. Following a successful operation on a broken thumb, incurred during Senegal's 3-0 victory over Sudan in AFCON qualifications, Mane is likely to play some role in the fixture, according to the Mirror. https://twitter.com/MaddockMirror/status/1054459919733268481 Although ...

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Where has our Attacking Mojo gone?

In our last three matches we've only had four shots on target Our attack seems to have lost its fluidity, last season we had the second most goals scored in the league and the best attack in the Champions League. We ripped teams apart with our fast moving attacks, and we were the best counter attacking team in Europe, teams feared our front three. Fast forward one season It’s been a bit lethargic ...

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Salah Ready to Face Huddersfield

Mohamed Salah is set to play against Huddersfield Town on Saturday, according to James Pearce of Liverpool Echo. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'8vt0M-9YQJV0fN0Qu-YYag',sig:'JsDSSk-38SxSKtx_3E7BaMXoqGyFBS_2I8Wb5tKJZus=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1052050850',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); The Egyptian missed his country's second African Cup of Nations qualifier and returned to Liverpool ahead of schedule, he has responded well to treatment and the club medics are now very optimistic about his chances of recovering in time for the upcoming Premier League clash. Virgil van ...

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A Rumour Roundup – Updated

We're not a quarter into the season yet, but transfer rumours are, as always, coming in thick. One that has some scent of relative credibility around it comes from the north-east. Over at Newcastle upon Tyne, there's no denying the fact that the Magpies are in some trouble having won only two points from their opening eight games. And according to Newcastle Chronicle, our old friend Rafa Benitez sees the January transfer ...

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