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Why a top four finish is a realistic aim for Liverpool this season

Why a top four finish is a realistic aim for Liverpool this season

After the disappointment of narrowly missing out on the Premier League title in 2013/14 and the departure of star striker Luis Suarez this summer to Barcelona via his teeth, many critics have written off Liverpool’s chances of repeating their impressive feats of last season and mounting another challenge for the league championship. Liverpool’s 2013/14 campaign represented a high point for ... Read More »

Why Liverpool Had No Option But To Sell Suarez

Why Liverpool Had No Option But To Sell Suarez

Has there ever been a footballer who has divided opinion or caused as much controversy in recent history as Luis Suarez? Despite being one of the best and most skilful players to grace the Premier League, all but his most loyal and passionate fans are relieved to see him move on. For every sublime trick and stunning goal he produced ... Read More »

Why The Neutrals Are Backing Liverpool

Why The Neutrals Are Backing Liverpool

Having dismantled another top side in the Premier League yesterday, Liverpool are now only six wins away from lifting the title for the first time in the league’s current era. Not only would this be the greatest achievement in the history of the league but it would also restore some much needed credibility to the English game. The 4-0 victory, ... Read More »

Why Moyes May Have To Endure Even More Woe

Why Moyes May Have To Endure Even More Woe

A few months ago, I wrote an article on this website detailing what David Moyes had to do to salvage Manchester United’s wretched season. Since then, it has gone from bad to worse. Surely the club are now at their lowest ebb for decades having been humiliated at the weekend by their fierce rivals Liverpool who, for so long, have ... Read More »

Kolo Toure scores a wonderful own goal

Kolo Toure scores a wonderful own goal

Liverpool defender Kolo Toure was left red faced when he scored a bizarre own goal against Fulham on Wednesday night. With the score at 0-0, the defender sliced a Kieran Richardson cross in to his own net, a similar kind of own goal to the own Vincent Kompany scored against Fulham earlier on in the season. Luckily for Toure, his ... Read More »

Arsenal Face Crucial Away Test

Arsenal Face Crucial Away Test

As we head into the latter half of the Premier League campaign, each game takes on an elevated sense of importance and this weekend is no different with league leaders Arsenal facing a stern test as they pay Liverpool a visit at lunchtime. The Gunners are set to take on Liverpool without the services of January signing Kim Kallstrom, dynamic midfielder Aaron ... Read More »

Liverpool 5  Stoke City 3

Liverpool 5 Stoke City 3

It was an absolutely cracking match at the Britannia Stadium today, where Liverpool outgunned a resilient Stoke side by 5 goals to 3. The visitors went ahead inside of 5 minutes through the most fortunate of circumstances as Ryan Shawcross quite unluckily deflected an Aly Cissokho blaster past a helpless Jack Butland in the Stoke goal to give Liverpool an ... Read More »

VIDEO: On this day 2006, Xabi Alonso scores from own half

VIDEO: On this day 2006, Xabi Alonso scores from own half

On this day in 2006, Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso scored from inside his own half as Liverpool fought of Luton in the Third Round of the FA Cup. With Luton pilling on the pressure at 4-3 down, Alonso picked up the ball with the Luton keeper deep in the Liverpool half and scored expertly from inside his own half. Liverpool ... Read More »

Footballing Questions For The New Year

Footballing Questions For The New Year

A very happy new year to all you football fans out there, and with the new year, comes new questions and headlines for England’s biggest clubs and competitions   Can Liverpool (and Luis Suarez) maintain their form in 2014? A burning question for all those who support the Merseyside club, Liverpool have suffered a setback over the past week by dropping ... Read More »

Festive period promises to be a cracker

Festive period promises to be a cracker

The Premier League will not be decided over the next few weeks but the festive period is always an important, and exciting, time of the season. Footyblog.net looks ahead to the next few weeks of matches. The pick of the Boxing Day fixtures in the late kick off between Manchester City and the Christmas table toppers, Liverpool. City, with their 100% ... Read More »