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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

Sturridge Award, Mane Update

Daniel Sturridge has won the club's Standard Chartered Player of the Month award for September. Sturridge started twice and made four appearances in total last month, finding the opposition net three times and picking up an award for Premier League's Goal of the Month for his superb last-gasp strike at Stamford Bridge. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'CLJAh5ARR8JGVxhfmlJk4w',sig:'T1m9HjGkizZiQCEpoDqLya9vLxEBwTP9MPt_bY6UHLM=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1043038278',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); The striker topped the list ahead of centre-back Virgil van Dijk and midfielder ...

Read More

Internationals: Injury Roundup

The internationals have never been kind to Liverpool, and it proved the same again with several players picking up injuries. Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Djik and Sadio Mane have all picked up injury concerns while playing for their country. Thankfully for Jurgen Klopp, none have been definitely ruled out for Saturday's clash against Huddersfield as of yet. Mohamed Salah returned to Merseyside over the weekend after picking up a minor strain while ...

Read More

Moreno Set to Leave for Free

According to Goal.com, Alberto Moreno is set to leave Liverpool next summer after the negotiations about a new deal have broken down. Goal's Liverpool FC correspondent Neil Jones, formerly of Liverpool Echo, says Moreno is now expected to leave when his current deal expires and manager Jurgen Klopp is set to give young Adam Lewis a first-team chance next season. Even though he has had several periods when he looked like a ...

Read More

Salah Suffers Injury with Egypt

Following a spectacular effort during the first half from a corner, Mohamed Salah was forced to limp off late into Egypt's meeting with Swaziland after sustaining a 'muscular injury.' https://twitter.com/SkySportsNews/status/1050844395497492480 Attempts were made by physios to return the Egyptian to the pitch following a period of treatment. However, it would appear that the injury was serious enough to warrant the player's full withdrawal. Whether the injury is at all related to concerns about ...

Read More

Fixture changes for the Reds announced

Liverpool have seen a number of fixtures moved from the originally published times due to the announcement of the televised picks of Sky Sports and BT Sport today. The Merseyside Derby has been moved to Sunday December 2nd at 4:15pm by Sky Sports, which in turn has a knock-on effect for the trip to Turf Moor to play Burnley, moving it 24 hours to Wednesday 5th of December, and it's not ...

Read More

Injury Update (Huddersfield game)

INJURY UPDATE After Salah limped off with a muscle strain whilst playing for Egypt, he was sent home early and the news looked grim for tomorrow’s game, but he returned to training on Thursday and is now said to be fit to face Huddersfield according to Michael Benson from TalkSport. He also discussed the other injured players: Van Dijk has been suffering with bruised ribs and he too was sent home early from ...

Read More

LFC Loanee Update

I’ve kept you waiting again, I apologise. But like fine wine, the Loan Report only gets better the longer you leave it. Eleven Reds were in action this weekend with only two missing out through injury. A further 3 were not involved despite being fit for selection. Lets start with the bad. Marko Grujić and Connor Randall continue their recoveries from injuries and therefore were not fit for selection. Shamal George was again an ...

Read More

Latest on Milner and Lallana

James Milner was forced off the pitch in Liverpool's goalless draw against Manchester City on Sunday after 28 minutes, and according to James Pearce of Liverpool Echo, he's facing some time out of action. After 28 minutes of the clash had gone, Milner sat down by himself feeling his hamstring. Naby Keita came on to replace him as the teams went on to split the points, and after the game he ...

Read More

Keita Might Play Against Manchester City

Naby Keita has been proclaimed "fine" and has been given the all-clear to play against Manchester City. The midfielder suffered some kind of a back problem early in the Champions League game Liverpool ended up losing 1-0 to Napoli on Wednesday and was stretchered off after 17 minutes. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'azFIbR66TB9v6IC1pa9BfQ',sig:'MwRyUMBhHbo8v5rELY26oGiwNyCwFlnxoYzOlFOGdIM=',w:'594px',h:'399px',items:'1045113680',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); It seemed rather serious as the Guinean just sat down on the turf on his own accord, ...

Read More

Preview: Chelsea vs Liverpool

Liverpool's winning run of 7 games in all competitions came to shuddering halt during the midweek. Against their top 4, and possibly, title rivals, Liverpool succumbed to a 2-1 defeat. Now out of the Carabao Cup, Liverpool will resume their Premier League endeavours by travelling to the Bridge. What can we expect in this 2nd round between both teams? Redemption Opportunity The Carabao Cup was probably one of Klopp's lowest priorities for the ...

Read More

Klopp Speaks Ahead of the Carabao Cup Opener

Liverpool face Chelsea at Anfield on Wednesday evening in their first game of this season's Carabao Cup. Manager Jurgen Klopp spoke about it to the press. As coincidence would have it, it's the same opponent the Reds will be facing on Saturday in the Premier League. Speaking to the press ahead of the game, Klopp first answered a question about reports linking Mario Goetze once again with a move to Liverpool. ...

Read More

Monopoly Liverpool FC Edition.

http://www.winningmoves.co.uk Are you a Liverpool fan? Is someone in your family a Liverpool supporter? Do they have all the latest shirts, books and DVDs on their favourite club? Perhaps as Christmas is approaching you’re scratching your head at what to get them as a gift relating to Liverpool FC. We’ll have a look at this! Winning Moves in association with Cartamundi have produced the latest version of a special edition Monopoly.   With ...

Read More

Preview: Liverpool vs Southampton

While fans will be buoyed to see their team triumph in midweek, attention must now be quickly switched to the league. Indeed, standing between the Reds 6th successive league win is a determined Saints side. Ahead of Southampton's visit to Anfield, let us take a look at the important bits that could shape the game. European Hangover? Tuesday night's thrilling 3-2 win against PSG was a testament of Liverpool's ability to take on ...

Read More

Ki-Jana Hoever – Liverpool’s New Wonderkid

Remember when Bruno Cheyrou was the next Zidane, and his mate Sinama-Pongolle was about to have the same impact in the Premier League as Thierry Henry did? Well, the days of us signing unknown but "highly rated" 21 year olds are over. We're now signing highly rated but unknown 16 year olds! Happy days. So who is the latest addition to our decent, but under-utilised academy? Ki-Jana Hoever, that's who The fact that there ...

Read More

Preview: Liverpool vs PSG

Having successfully defeated Tottenham at Wembley, Liverpool will be looking to fry bigger fish outside the domestic league. The Reds will kick off their maiden European game of the season by hosting French giants Paris Saint-Germain. Being in a group that also contains the likes of Napoli and Red Star Belgrade, Liverpool will be hoping to set the pace by getting a result against the French. Ahead of the mouthwatering clash between ...

Read More

Live Game Cafe! Tottenham vs Liverpool

With international football out of the way, the Reds international contingent will be back for league action. Having had 4 consecutive wins under their belt, Liverpool will next travel to Wembley to take on Tottenham. After losing their previous game against Watford, Spurs will seek a response against their visitors. Ahead of the big game, here are the key factors that might shape the game. Patience With Fabinho Back in the summer, ...

Read More

Dani Alves is Ready to Challenge Liverpool and Napoli as the Triumvirate Tussle for Two Places in the Knockouts.

PSG right-back Dani Alves has said that the French outfit must improve their record in the Champions League to increase their chances of getting their hands on the trophy. In the last five years, Paris have not reached the Semifinals of Europe's prestige competition. In 2017 under the guidance of Unai Emery, the reigning Ligue 1 Champions were mortified by FC Barcelona in the second leg at Camp Nou after taking ...

Read More

Kip on the Kop for Homeless

There is a sleepout taking place in Merseyside to raise funding for a homeless charity based in Wirral, ‘Kip on the Kop’. This will take place inside the grounds of Tranmere Rovers. Following in the footsteps of Everton FC who had a sleepover at Goodison Park last November. Everton players, staff and fans slept at Goodison Park to raise money and awareness for homeless projects in Liverpool. Under-23s boss David Unsworth and ...

Read More

Why Gerrard Isn’t a Future Liverpool Manager

Steven Gerard is a Liverpool legend one of the greatest players in the history of Liverpool FC, over 500 appearances and 120 goals for Liverpool and eight major honors including the 2001 UEFA Cup & the fabled comeback Final 2005 Champions League. I personally in my own opinion don’t think Steven Gerrard will ever become a manager of Liverpool. Many fans are predicting and would love Gerrard, 38 to be a ...

Read More

Internationals: A round up of the Reds on duty

A total of 19 Reds were called up by their respective countries for international duty. While Adam Lallana and Simon Mignolet has since withdrawn from the England and Belgium squads respectively, there were still plenty of Reds in action. Here's the rundown of the matches that Liverpool players were involved in. Newly appointed Scotland captain Andy Robertson endured a disappointing start, with his team falling 4-0 to Belgium on Friday. Goals from ...

Read More
Alisson Fifa

Ratings Revealed: 3 LFC Players Feature in the top 81-100 of FIFA 19

For some fans September brings up thoughts of both the first dreaded international break and the beginning of a new UEFA Champions League. For others however, it means just one thing: the newest installment of Electronic Arts' popular FIFA franchise. The FIFA series has become almost ubiquitous within football, especially in the Premier League. Each launch brings about elaborate social media campaigns featuring many of today's superstars, like Cristiano Ronaldo and ...

Read More

Liverpool and Barcelona to battle for Rabiot signature

Informed by sources close to Adrien Rabiot, ESPN is the latest - in a line of sports agencies - to claim that Liverpool have stepped up their approach for the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder. Despite the club's best efforts to extend the French international's stay in Ligue 1, it is looking increasingly likely that Rabiot will seek pastures new, amidst interest abroad from some of Europe's top clubs. Considering Adam Lallana's injury ...

Read More
Mane scores

League and Champions League squads confirmed

Liverpool Football Club have confirmed their Premier League squad as well as their Champions League group stage squads with the most telling of omissions. Serbian Lazar Markovic who hasn't made a competitive appearance for the club since his debut season of 2014/15 has not been selected despite there being ample room to fit him in. Connor Randall who is currently out on loan is named amongst Liverpool's home grown contingent. The ...

Read More

Preview: Leicester vs Liverpool

Having seen off Brighton on last Saturday, attention will now be solely focused on Leicester City. Indeed the manager will be trying hard to gain all 3 points, leaving nothing to chance. Speaking to the media, Klopp said: “How could I sit here after the season Leicester played so far and only have a percentage of an idea that we will win there for sure? That’s not possible. We only will ...

Read More

Champions League opponents confirmed

Liverpool have today learned their opponents in the group stage of the Champions League for the 2018/19 season at a ceremony in Monaco. Liverpool were in pot 3 due to PAOK failing to progress on Wednesday night despite taking the lead eventually succumbing to a 5-2 defeat on aggregate to Benfica. Liverpool were drawn against Sevilla, Maribor and Spartak Moscow in the draw last year before meeting Porto, Manchester City and ...

Read More

Pavard to Liverpool?

Liverpool's next foray into the Transfer Market A world cup winner, scorer of the best goal of the tournament, (yes, that stunning volley against Argentina), and lauded by Didier Deschamps. Yet, Benjamin Pavard was something of an unknown quantity on the international stage, as France prepared to embark on what would be a historic campaign. Indeed, you could forgive fans for scratching their heads at Deschamps decision to field, at right-back, ...

Read More

Liverpool Is Not For Sale

FSG has insisted that Liverpool FC is not up for sale, though they're open to outside investments. This is after details of a failed £2 billion takeover bid by an Abu Dhabi source has emerged. The bid is believed to be made by Sheik Khaled Bin Zayed al-Nehayan, the cousin of the Manchester City owner, Sheik Mansour, as reported by the Daily Mail. With regards to the failed bid, the club has released ...

Read More

Preview: Liverpool vs Brighton & Hove Albion

Following Monday's win against Crystal Palace, the Reds will seek to maintain their 100% record for the season with another victory. Brighton will represent their opponents, who would look to gain some points against the Reds. After last Saturday's victory against Manchester United, belief among the Seagulls is at its highest. With Klopp and his men wary of the threat posed by Brighton, here's the preview ahead on the clash ...

Read More

Mignolet is set to stay

Simon Mignolet, who has been the backup for Karius since the second half of the last season, is set to stay at Liverpool as the deputy for Alisson.  After the Champions League final nightmare and a disappointing preseason swamped by errors, Klopp has temporarily lost his faith in Karius, who was usurped as a first-choice goalkeeper after the arrival of Alisson, and allowed him to join other clubs on loan to ...

Read More

The Colossus At The Back- Virgil Van Dijk

"Tonight is the reason, why he (Klopp) spent £75M on van Dijk." remarked Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher on Monday Night Football after the Reds’ triumphed 2-0 over a resilient Crystal Palace side.   The numbers say it all, since joining Liverpool in January for a world record fee, Virgil van Dijk has helped shore up an error-prone Liverpool defence by keeping nine clean sheets in the Dutch international’s 16 Premier League appearances ...

Read More

Player ratings vs Crystal Palace

What it takes to get over teams like Crystal Palace is patience, maturity and concentration. Our lads superbly put in a solid performance, especially defensively, and eventually pulled off the hard-fought three points and well-deserved clean sheet. Here's the ratings of Liverpool players. #Alisson 8 This game is a credential of his prohibitively expensive transfer fee. Apart from brilliantly saving a free-kick, his distribution is absolutely sublime, with massive composure and concentration ...

Read More

Besiktas Want Karius

According to David Maddock of the Mirror, Besiktas are interested in signing Liverpool's Loris Karius and the talks are ongoing. The German shot-stopper arrived in 2016 for around £5million from Mainz as manager Jurgen Klopp began shaping the team to his designs. It had become obvious somewhere along the line that Klopp preferred his signing to Simon Mignolet. Karius was given the No.1 shirt and the No.1 spot straight away, even ...

Read More

Germany calling for Grujic after new deal

Serbian midfielder Marko Grujic has agreed to join Hertha Berlin on loan after signing a new contract with the club, it has been announced today. The Serbian international initially signed for Liverpool on a 4 year deal in January 2016, citing Jurgen Klopp as his reason for joining over the likes of Real Madrid and Barcelona but immediately returned to Red Star Belgrade on loan. In his 1st pre season for ...

Read More

Ragnar Klavan and the Underappreciated Reds Defenders

In a deal which Liverpool may come to regret at times this season, Ragnar Klavan has been allowed to join Italian outfit Cagliari for £2 million.  The Estonian was a solid deputy, offering capable cover and experience on the pitch whenever he was called on over the past two seasons.  Many of us assumed that would carry on regardless for in this campaign, however Klavan was apparently hungry for first ...

Read More

Preview: Crystal Palace vs Liverpool

Following victory against West Ham, Liverpool will be hoping to build upon their successful start to the season. Their foe will yet be another London club, with Crystal Palace being the opposition this time round. Standing in the opposition dugout will be a familiar face, with ex-manager Roy Hodgson managing the Eagles. With Selhurst Park proving to be a challenging ground for Reds in recent years, here are the things to ...

Read More

Goodnight, Sweet Prince.

So this is it, our day of reckoning.   We knew this would happen. It has, after-all, happened before, hasn't it? Suarez and Coutinho to Barcelona, Torres to Chelsea, Bišćan to Panathinaikos – and now you. Just as we began to believe that we would no longer be the jilted ex, no longer the secure but timid, lovable in a way, but only as a friend, content with second place, also-rans; we lose ...

Read More

Free Transfers: Liverpool’s mixed bag

Yet again Jimmy Milner had us all purring with another wonderful display, against West Ham last weekend. The evergreen veteran is showing no signs of age and his obvious desire to win and drag the club over the line means he has massively endeared himself to the fans and his manager. His free transfer from City in 2015 arrived at a time when supporting the club came with a prescription for anti-depressants. ...

Read More

Liverpool Transfers and Loans

The English Summer transfer window is now closed due to clubs voting on changing the transfer window last year, so all transfers are completed before the new Premier League season starts. The European transfer window for France, Germany and Spain is August 31st. In Italy it’s August 17th. However it hasn’t stopped speculation on the future of a number of Liverpool fringe players who may yet still leave the club either on ...

Read More

Joe’s Chance

Why Joe Gomez can maximise his chance as Liverpool's first choice centre-half With three of Liverpool's five senior central defenders laid off with injury, opportunity has finally extended its hand to Joe Gomez. After his apprentice years at full back, he now has the chance to establish himself as a regular starter along side Virgil Van Dijk. At least until the current crisis eases. It feels like Gomez is a lot older ...

Read More

Liverpool vs West Ham – Top 5

After a painfully long wait, a tour of a few northern Football League teams, another tour of the United States, and the battering of United and Napoli – Premier League football is finally back for Liverpool. First up for the Reds is a new-look West Ham United at Anfield. I've taken a (rather tedious) look at the 137 games we've played against the Hammers and picked the five most memorable games.   Generally ...

Read More

Extra Ingredients

Liverpool now have the talent to compete at the top, what they need is the know-how and that little bit of luck. Much has been made of Liverpool’s pursuit of the very best players in 2017 & 2018.  The signings of Salah, Van Dijk, Keita, Alisson and Fabinho are examples of a ground shift by the club.  Half measures and second rates transfers will no longer cut it with a manager ...

Read More

Preview: Liverpool vs West Ham

Finally, our season begins proper. The Reds kick-off their competitive season at Anfield. Their opponents are West Ham, led by the newly appointed Manuel Pelligrini. With a strong start necessary to mount any sort of title challenge, let us preview our very first game. A Competitive Debut For Alisson Brought in for a cool £65 million, the one time world-record goalkeeper is in line for his 1st competitive start for the Reds. He is ...

Read More

Regular football the hope for homeward bound Ings

The tributes and kind words from his manager and teammates as he departs says a lot about the sort of player that Danny Ings was at Liverpool and how much he will be missed. It was stated earlier in the summer that Liverpool would like him to stay but would allow him to move on for regular football especially as his 3 year spell at Liverpool has been unable to ...

Read More

Grujic to stay at Anfield

Marko Grujic looks set to stay at Anfield for the upcoming campaign. This is after a twist in the 22-year old's immediate future, where his proposed move to Cardiff has been shelved. Previously, Grujic was expected to spend the 2018/19 season with the Bluebirds after helping them gain promotion last season. It is understood that the reason behind the failed move is Grujic's refusal to sign a contract extension. As a result, ...

Read More

Mignolet, Karius Set for Axe, Woodburn Goes to Sheffield

Jurgen Klopp seems a very serious person when he comes down to business. He's on very friendly terms with his players, but there is a ruthless streak in him, a necessary trait of any successful manager in the world of football. Goalkeepers Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius are set to feel it first-hand. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'cii-JTI-SCRmbFfp1mIvyw',sig:'T201IvLwb0Kdcnm7dt_wdIUfyj4d8sv6isEr6OozcGY=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'963217054',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); With the signing of Alisson Becker for a world-record goalkeeper fee ...

Read More

Hertha Berlin cancel Allan Rodrigues de Souza’s loan

Liverpool midfielder Allan Rodrigues de Souza was all set to spend another season on loan at Hertha Berlin as he’s yet to qualify for a work permit to play for the Reds. However BILD are reporting that Hertha have cancelled that agreement and that the player will now return back to Liverpool. Apparently Liverpool tried to put terms into the agreement that the player would feature more prominently in the side and ...

Read More

Coutinho: Barcelona transfer speculation is ‘complicated’

Philippe Coutinho has described speculation linking him with a move to Barcelona as “complicated”. The Liverpool playmaker, who is currently on international duty with Brazil, signed a new five-year contract without a buyout clause in January. Reports suggesting he could leave Anfield have persisted, however, and when questioned about his future by reporters on Monday, Coutinho neglected to rule out a move to the Nou Camp. “Talking about this is complicated,” he said ...

Read More

Derby’s £1m bid for Andre Wisdom rejected. Liverpool asking for £2m…

Derby County manager Gary Rowett has made a £1million bid for Liverpool's Andre Wisdom. Rowett is keen to bring Wisdom back to Pride Park and has seen his opening offer rejected by Liverpool, with an improved bid likely later this week. Wisdom, 24, impressed at Derby on loan during the 2013/14 season and the Championship club have identified him as a priority target for this summer. Liverpool will allow the defender to end ...

Read More

Why Call It a Tourist Season, If We Can’t Shoot Them?

Read the article below, or listen to the audible:   I am bored, I should be working but the economy is shit, nobody is biting and I am tired of flogging a dead horse. There's no football to watch, the cricket is entertaining but the English weather just puts a dampener on proceedings.  So I either troll the internet hoping for confirmation that we have signed the next Zidane, Messi (not the ...

Read More

Ox for £40million?

Liverpool has revived their interest in Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to reports from the Daily Express. Jurgen Klopp was interested in the Arsenal man since the previous summer transfer window and is thought to be making another attempt to sign him this season, according to The Express. The England national has recently been more involved in the Arsenal first team than ever before since their formation change to 3-4-3. With three central defenders ...

Read More

LFC International Round-Up

Find out how Liverpool players have performed for their countries at senior international level in recent days Danny Ward and Harry Wilson remained amongst the replacements as a 73rd minute Aleksandar Mitrovic strike denied Wales an important three points in Serbia on Sunday. Earlier Aaron Ramsey had silenced the home crowd with an outrageous chipped penalty but Chris Coleman's men couldn't hold onto the advantage and the game finished 1-1. A draw by ...

Read More

Dom Solanke Follows Maradona, Messi & Pogba by Winning U20 Golden Ball

Dominic Solanke has joined the pantheon of world class footballers to win the Under-20 World Cup’s Golden Ball Award following England‘s triumph earlier today. The junior Three Lions side managed to overcome Venezuela in a tense final this morning, with Everton’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin scoring the winner, and Newcastle goalkeeper Freddie Woodman saving a late penalty. And although he didn’t score on the day, Solanke was awarded the prize for ‘playing the most ...

Read More

Liverpool’s released list – who are the seven players the Reds are letting go?

A veteran goalkeeper, a Spanish youth international and a one-time prodigy have all been released While this week at Liverpool has been dominated by questions over incomings - and what a week it has been in that regard! - on Friday came news of a serious of outgoings at Anfield. The Reds have published their official 'retained list' as submitted to the Premier League. This details those who will be contracted by ...

Read More

International roundup: Wijnaldum scores, Coutinho tastes defeat

Georginio Wijnaldum was on the scoresheet as the Netherlands eased to a 5-0 home victory over Luxembourg on Friday night. The Liverpool midfielder notched his country’s third goal in the World Cup qualifier shortly after the hour mark with a nicely-taken finish from inside the penalty area. Elsewhere, it was a frustrating evening for Ragnar Klavan, who was unable to prevent Estonia from suffering a 2-0 defeat at home to Belgium in ...

Read More

REVEALED: How Virgil van Dijk received ‘secret messages’ and ‘held talks’ with Jurgen Klopp before botched Liverpool transfer

Virgil van Dijk took part in detailed talks with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp over where he would fit into his team, as the level of unsanctioned contact between the Southampton defender and the Anfield is now uncovered exclusively by Yahoo Sport UK. Southampton have reported Liverpool to the Premier League for illegally trying to entice van Dijk to Anfield, with the south coast club infuriated by the actions of the player’s agent ...

Read More

Jordan Henderson is proud to be a Red

Jordan Henderson is looking forward to Liverpool’s bright future under Jurgen Klopp as the Reds captain celebrated his Anfield anniversary. The England international moved to Liverpool in a £20m deal from Sunderland in the 2011 summer transfer window under Kenny Dalglish. Henderson struggled to make a telling impact in his first couple of seasons at the Merseyside outfit and was thought to be on the brink of a move under Brendan Rodgers. However, ...

Read More

Lisbon Expect £43 million for Gelson Martins

The winger is reportedly Liverpool’s second choice after Mohamed Salah. Remember earlier this week when everything seemed pleasant and Liverpool had two fantastic signings in the bag? That was fun. Roma and Liverpool are still in negotiations over a £40M fee for Mohamed Salah which Liverpool believe to be too high a price for the Egyptian winger. While those conversations stall however, the wild speculation must continue. The contingency plans, should the ...

Read More

Can we have another Emre?

LIVERPOOL are considering a move for Borussia Dortmund midfielder Emre Mor, according to reports. Mor, 19, was strongly linked with a move to Liverpool last summer with Jurgen Klopp apparently tracking his progress. But the Reds missed out on the Turkey international after he opted to join Borussia Dortmund from FC Nordsjaelland. The youngster signed a five-year contract to keep him at the club until 2021. But he struggled to make a breakthrough at ...

Read More

Roma continue to price Liverpool out of deal for Mohamed Salah

Talks still on hold as Reds continue to pursue other options Roma continue to price Liverpool out of a move for Mohamed Salah by demanding way in excess of £35million for the player. The Reds held talks last week with the Serie A side regarding a move for the Egyptian winger, who Jurgen Klopp believes can bolster his attacking options ahead of a crack at the Champions League next summer. Liverpool, though, are ...

Read More

Southampton have told Virgil van Dijk that he is not for sale this summer

Southampton have told Virgil van Dijk that he is not for sale this summer and believe that their complaint over Liverpool’s conduct – which may still result in a formal Premier League investigation – has shown how serious they are about their stance. Liverpool were ready to pay a world-record £60 million fee for a defender for Van Dijk but Southampton were infuriated by stories suggesting that he wanted to join them ...

Read More

The FOARcast Special Edition – Analysing the Virgil Van Dijk Cockup

  Listen to The FOARcast Special Edition - Analysing the Virgil Van Dijk Cockup byThe FOARcast on hearthis.at    On this Special Edition of The FOARcast... We analyse what went wrong in the lead-up to LFC's embarrasing apology to Southampton in their pursuit of Virgil Van Dijk by: Exploring the timeline leading to various events finally leading to the apology Discover what went wrong, who did wrong, what needs to happen and if heads need ...

Read More

Danny Ward: I want to return to Huddersfield

A double penalty save in the win over Sheffield Wednesday could prove Ward's final Town involvement? However, with his Liverpool and Wales future in mind, the keeper wants to return. Having enjoyed a highly successful loan spell from Liverpool last season, culminating in his penalty heroics helping Huddersfield into the Premier League, goalkeeper Danny Ward has admitted he's keen on a Town return next season. A double penalty save in last month's ...

Read More

England U20s in the World Cup Final courtesy of Dominic Solanke and Sheyi Ojo

Liverpool new boy Dominic Solanke bagged a brace with Sheyi Ojo coming off the bench to contribute with two assists as England U20s beat Italy 3-1 Solanke again started the game as a second striker, an unorthodox position for the ex-Chelsea man, who is used to playing on the shoulder of the defender and making regular runs behind the opposition backline. But the youngster produced another hugely impressive display and his ...

Read More

The FOARcast Special Edition – Fuck Terrorism & Listen to this LFC Season Review (Part 3: Jan-Apr 2017)

Listen to The FOARcast Special Edition - Fuck Terrorism & Listen to this LFC Season Review (Part 3) byThe FOARcast on hearthis.at   It's a tough ask after the VVD fuck-up and apology (humiliating!) but we need to refocus and examine critically what happened last season... The FOARcast Special Edition (Part 3: Jan-Apr 2017), where the boys: Did a month-by-month review of LFC's 16'/'17 Season and analysed the critical games and performances Used ...

Read More

This is not Liverpool’s first apology…

The Merseyside club on Wednesday dropped their interest in the central defender after Saints complained to the Premier League over an alleged illegal approach for the player. Liverpool's botched summer move for Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk is the latest in a number of transfer disasters in recent seasons - and the second time in only five years they have been forced to issue a grovelling apology to a fellow Premier ...

Read More

Liverpool Submit £17m Bid for Stefan de Vrij

Liverpool have tabled a £17.3m bid for Stefan de Vrij as Jurgen Klopp looks to find a new centre-back following their embarrassing pursuit of Virgil van Dijk Klopp is looking to strengthen his defensive options as a leaky defence undermined any hopes of mounting a serious title challenge last season and van Dijk was widely reported to be his primary target. A deal looked to be on the cards but Liverpool were ...

Read More

Liverpool owners ordered dramatic apology to Southampton over Virgil Van Dijk transfer to protect club’s reputation

The Reds made a public apology after details of a private meeting between the player and Jurgen Klopp surfaced Liverpool have performed a stunning u-turn by dropping their pursuit of Virgil van Dijk and issuing a humiliating apology to Southampton. The Reds were forced to publish an unprecedented statement saying sorry to the South coast club, after being reported to the FA over an alleged illegal approach for the Dutchman. And they also ...

Read More

Southampton could demand £75m for Virgil van Dijk as Liverpool face battle to complete transfer

Liverpool had appeared set to complete a deal for Van Dijk but complications over the price could delay the move Southampton could demand up to £75million from Liverpool for Virgil van Dijk. The Reds are facing an almighty battle to secure Van Dijk's services despite the defender admitting that he is keen on a move to Anfield. Southampton have reacted angrily to the news that Van Dijk is pushing for an exit following ...

Read More

Gelson Martins talks underway after Salah complications?

LIVERPOOL are in talks to sign Sporting Lisbon star Gelson Martins. Jurgen Klopp is keen to splash the cash this summer with Champions League football returning to Anfield next season. Portuguese newspaper A Bola today reported that the Reds are keen on Sporting winger Martins, 22. Klopp is a huge fan of the attacker, who netted seven goals and chipped in with 14 assists in all competitions. However, according to Sky Sports, Liverpool have ...

Read More

Jürgen Klopp: I’m living my dream

Jürgen Klopp has drawn on his football experience so far to pen an inspirational letter to his future self, with New Balance. The Liverpool manager kick-starts a new campaign by our official kit supplier with heartfelt words of advice directed to himself in the years to come. Klopp references the past emotions and lessons of his time with Mainz, Borussia Dortmund and particularly at Anfield during the last 20 months as a ...

Read More

Liverpool ranked the sixth most powerful brand in world football

Latest report suggests Reds have increased in value by 40% in last 12 months Liverpool have been ranked the sixth most powerful brand in football globally in a new report which suggests the club’s value has risen by 40% in just 12 months. The brand ranking sees the Reds climb a place from seventh last year while they remain the ninth most valuable football club on the planet according to the research. The ...

Read More

Liverpool Named World’s Eighth Most Valuable Football Club

Forbes have released their updated rankings for 2017 and Liverpool hold on to eighth. Liverpool hold on to their position as the eighth most valuable football club in the world for another year according to Forbes, who have released the 14th edition of their rankings today. England, meanwhile, continue to dominate the top ten, with the Premier League’s top six all making the cut. The only real surprise in this year’s edition ...

Read More

Jamie Carragher: ‘Daniel Sturridge confronted me in Australia’

Daniel Sturridge asked to have a quiet word with Jamie Carragher over comments made regarding his Liverpool future, the former Reds defender reveals. Jamie Carragher has revealed that Daniel Sturridge pulled him up during Liverpool's recent tour to Australia over previous comments regarding the striker's future. Retired defender Carragher admitted earlier this year that he would be "surprised" to see the England international remain at Anfield beyond the summer due to his ...

Read More

Salah to Liverpool stalls

Liverpool’s move for Roma winger Mohamed Salah has stalled, according to reports in England. The Egyptian international has been heavily linked with a move to the Reds, with some outlets reporting it as being all-but a done deal. However, Football Italia contacted sources close to Salah who assured that a deal was far from complete. Now the Liverpool Echo is reporting that no talks have taken place since last week, as the sides ...

Read More

Southampton report Liverpool for tapping up Van Dijk

Southampton have reported Liverpool to the Premier League over an illegal approach for defender Virgil van Dijk, British media reported on Tuesday. The development is the latest twist in a transfer saga involving the sought-after centre-back who has been linked with a £60 million ($77.42 million) move away from St Mary's. Although the 25-year-old has not commented publicly on his situation, multiple British media reports on Tuesday said he had told Liverpool ...

Read More

The FOARcast Special Edition – Fuck Terrorism & Listen to this LFC Season Review (Part 2: Nov-Dec 2016)

Listen to The FOARcast Special Edition - Fuck the Terrorists & Listen to this LFC Season Review (Part 2) byThe FOARcast on hearthis.at    Our 3rd Summer Programme (after TransFOAR & The FOARcast India #3) with The FOARcast Special Edition (Part 2: Nov-Dec 2016), where the boys: Did a month-by-month review of LFC's 16'/'17 Season and analysed the critical games and performances Used the reference chart below, which the lads used as a framework, ...

Read More

Sakho Could Be Offered in VVD Deal  – but these swaps rarely work

Liverpool’s out of favour centre back could be used as a bargaining tool in securing Virgil van Dijk. News that Virgil van Dijk has made up his mind to join Liverpool ahead of Premier League champions Chelsea and free-spending Manchester City could be a gargantuan statement of intent by FSG. However, a bid that satisfies Southampton has to be made and accepted first. According to the Telegraph’s Chris Bascombe, Mamadou Sakho ...

Read More

Lacazette: I’m interested in move to the PL

'That could be an interesting option...' Lyon ace Alexandre Lacazette has spoken out on his future, admitting he is ‘interested’ in a move to the Premier League. After enjoying another superb season in France, scoring 36 goals in all competitions, Lacazette is being strongly linked with a host of English clubs. Arsenal have held interest in the 26-year-old for many years, while Liverpool and Manchester United are also said to be keen to ...

Read More

England v Mexico: Dominic Solanke sends under-20s through to World Cup semi-finals

Liverpool-bound striker Solanke struck early in the second half but England were made to sweat in South Korea after Tottenham’s Josh Onomah was sent off in bizarre circumstances in the 73rd minute. Three Lions boss Paul Simpson described the decision to show Onomah a second yellow as “absolutely ridiculous” with replays revealing he had accidentally stepped on Juan Aguayo’s heel while dribbling past the left-back. It means Onomah will miss the last ...

Read More

The FOARcast Special Edition – Fuck Terrorism & Listen to this LFC Season Review (Part 1: Aug-Oct 2016)

Listen to The FOARcast Special Edition - Fuck the Terrorists & Listen to this LFC Season Review (Part 1) byThe FOARcast on hearthis.at    Our 3rd Summer Programme (after TransFOAR & The FOARcast India #3) with The FOARcast Special Edition (Part 1: Aug-Oct 2016), where the boys: Did a month-by-month review of LFC's 16'/'17 Season and analysed the critical games and performances Used the reference chart below, which the lads used as a framework, ...

Read More