Liverpool 5-0 Huddersfield: Player Ratings

As the title race comes to its climax, Liverpool put themselves in front once again with an emphatic 5-0 win over already-relegated Huddersfield Town.  Braces from Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane, as well as Liverpool’s quickest ever Premier League goal from Naby Keita, gave the Reds this comfortable win. It was expected to be a routine victory for the Reds as the Terriers sat bottom of the table with 14 ...

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Cardiff 0-2 Liverpool: Player Ratings

As the title race continues to come to its climax, Liverpool edged their noses in front of City; once again as they beat Cardiff City 2-0 on Easter Sunday. This workman-like victory leaves Liverpool 2 points clear of Man City with 3 games to go. Pep's side have a game in hand on The Reds against local rivals, Manchester United on Wednesday evening. Liverpool managed to beat Warnock's Cardiff thanks to ...

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Porto 1-4 Liverpool: Player Ratings

Liverpool confirmed a meeting with Barcelona in the Champions League Semi-Finals in May after a convincing 4-1 victory against Porto last night. This 6-1 aggregate win for The Reds means that Klopp has reached the Semi-Finals of every European campaign with Liverpool, as well as winning 9 out 0f 9 two-leg European ties since he has been in charge of Liverpool. As Klopp's men wrapped up this tie in emphatic fashion, ...

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Liverpool 2-0 Porto: Player Ratings

On Tuesday night, away from the drama that is the Premier League title race, Liverpool played hosts to Portuguese Champions, Porto, in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. The Reds ran out comfortable victors against the 2004 competition winners with the tie ending 2-0 in Liverpool's favour. Naby Keita and Roberto Firmino were on the scoresheet to give Liverpool the advantage going into the second leg at the Estádio do Dragão ...

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Manchester City vs Liverpool – Player Ratings

So let's get this over with, shall we? Alisson - Made a couple of good saves but was iffy with his distribution and kept insisting on giving it to Lovren. 7 Trent Arnold - Looked complacent and a bit tired. Sane had him on toast for much of the game. His superb ball into Robbo for the goal gives him an extra point. 5 Lovren - Terrible. At fault for first goal in somehow not ...

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Liverpool 5 – 1 Arsenal: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Reds Sign off the Year in Style What a year 2018 has been! This side have started building something special, and a 5-1 victory over Arsenal at Anfield was the perfect way to bring the curtain down on a spectacular calendar year. The dream day got off to a nightmare start when Ainsley Maitland-Niles tucked home a Liverpool-like goal that came against the run of play, but these Reds are different to ...

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Liverpool 4 – 0 Newcastle: Player Ratings and Talking Points

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year Liverpool fans are in a collective state of euphoria and disbelief right now. Not only are the Reds still unbeaten and playing excellent football, but Manchester City, our closest rivals, have lost 3 out of their last 4 League games meaning Liverpool are now 7 points clear of them. While that's great, it's important to remain focused on ourselves. Klopp's men certainly were against ...

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Wolves 0 – 2 Liverpool: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Reds Top at Xmas Liverpool took their chance to seal the top spot on the Premier League table for Christmas after what was ultimately a professional, if at times difficult, night. Wolves are a good team and they deservedly find themselves just behind 'the big six' clubs in seventh place. Despite the Reds' excellent run of results and encouraging form, this game had 'potential banana peel' written all over it. This point ...

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Liverpool 3 – 1 Manchester United: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Merry Christmas Mourinho A visit from Manchester United is always a nervy affair, especially considering it's been quite a while since we've beaten them in the League. That stat would make some believe that United have been dominating us when in fact, it's been quite the opposite. They've just been stubborn and lucky with their deep defending and counter-attacks. The injuries we suffered before the game suggested that a similar result was ...

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Liverpool 1 – 0 Napoli: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Reds Move on to the Knockout Rounds On a night where a professional and clinical effort was needed, every member of the team stood up and was counted. Liverpool faced relegation to the Europa League if they failed, but the Reds never looked like doing so. Mo Salah, the Egyptian King, continued his resurgence with the first and only goal in the 35th minute, ultimately sealing the Reds' progression. It was a well-taken ...

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Bournemouth 0 – 4 Liverpool: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Liverpool Take Top Spot Liverpool have gone top of the league after defeating Bournemouth 4-0 at the Vitality Stadium, while Manchester City lost 2-0 to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Mo Salah tapped in the only goal of the first half from a marginally offside position after Firmino forced the Bournemouth 'keeper into an awkward save. Liverpool ran riot in the second half with another two goals from Salah to complete his hat-trick, as ...

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Liverpool 1 – 0 Everton: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Merry Christmas Everton Divock Origi's comical late goal sent Anfield into raptures and meant that for the third time in the space of 12 months, Liverpool have beaten Everton with a late winner. The game itself was intense, and to Everton's credit, they put up a far greater fight than in previous years, turning the match into an end-to-end thriller. Ultimately though, the result was a fair one, even if the goal ...

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PSG 2 – 1 Liverpool: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Another Loss Away in Europe Liverpool were beaten 2-1 by PSG in Paris to put the Reds' Champions League progression under serious threat. Liverpool started slowly and PSG took advantage by emulating the Reds of last year in blowing us off the park early. Similarly, the home fans channelled an Anfield-like spirit and roared their team to victory. Their first goal was slightly fortunate but certainly deserved, as Juan Bernat arrived first ...

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Watford 0 – 3 Liverpool: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Records Fall as Liverpool Rise Liverpool's current tally of 33 points is their highest ever total at this stage of a Premier League season, and likewise, only five goals conceded is the Reds' best defensive record in the EPL. However, Watford didn't make life easy on the day, particularly in the first half. Gerard Deulofeu had a goal ruled out for offside after only a few minutes. Troy Deeney set up the ...

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Red Star 2 – 0 Liverpool : Player Ratings and Talking Points

Horror Result Liverpool were beaten 2-0 away to Red Star after conceding two quick goals midway through the first-half. It's a bitter pill to swallow, but one we must accept. Regardless of team selection, Liverpool deserved to lose on the night in one of the worst results of the Klopp era. The manager and players shared the fans' frustration, and will be looking to make amends on the weekend. The best thing to ...

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Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool : Player Ratings and Talking Points

Disappointing Draw Liverpool drew 1-1 with an impressive Arsenal side in a game that's difficult to analyse. On one hand, Liverpool were unlucky not to have won 3-0 after Mane's goal was incorrectly ruled out for offside, and VVD missed two big chances. On the other, Arsenal were dominant for long stretches of the match, and it's arguable that Liverpool barely deserved a draw. Klopp voiced his disappointment after the game regarding ...

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Liverpool 4-0 Red Star : Player Ratings

Reds Star Against Belgrade Liverpool returned to their rightful place atop of Champions League Group C after dispatching Red Star Belgrade in style under the Anfield floodlights. The victory was nice, but what had the fans talking was the all round outstanding performances from every player. It was a display reminiscent of last year's brilliance. Bobby Firmino's deflected shot broke the deadlock, before Mo Salah confidently finished an excellent team move to make ...

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Napoli 1 – 0 Liverpool : Player Ratings

Liverpool Beaten After Flat Display Out of context, a 1-0 loss away to Napoli in the Champions League isn't a big deal. However, it was the manner of this defeat that has Reds fans upset. In all honesty, the scoreline flattered us. Liverpool's midfield looked hapless, our fullbacks were run ragged, and worst of all, the attack failed to click yet again. Lorenzo Insigne won it for the hosts in the 90th minute ...

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Liverpool 1 – 2 Chelsea – Player Ratings

Reds Bow Out of Carabao Cup This result brought out mixed emotions for Liverpool fans. Some are disappointed to lose to a rival and miss another chance for silverware, but many are viewing this as a blessing in disguise. As predicted in the preview, Jurgen Klopp and Maurizio Sarri elected to rotate their squads. Both sides produced a few decent chances in the first half, but it wasn't until the second that ...

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Player Ratings: LIV 4 – 0 WHU

For the fourth consecutive appearance against West Ham United, Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool put for past the Hammers, as the Reds are off to a  flying start to the 2018-19 Premier League campaign. Brimming with the additions of Naby Keita and Alisson Becker to the starting XI, Liverpool opened the scoring with Mohamed Salah just before the 20 minute mark, as he scored from just a couple of yards out, at ...

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