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Cut Athletes Some Slack and Give Them A Break

Cut Athletes Some Slack and Give Them A Break

  Going into their Capital One Cup Semi Final against Stoke, Jurgen Klopp may have felt that his Liverpool side had a pretty good chance of progressing to the final. Stoke were a side Liverpool had already beaten at the Britannia Stadium (albeit under Klopp’s predecessor Brendan Rodgers management) earlier this season. After a hard fought game with chances for ... Read More »

Is the January transfer window the time to splash the cash?

Is the January transfer window the time to splash the cash?

Well, here we are. January is here again. Halfway through this manic year of football with the second half looking to be even more exciting. But there is one question on every football fans lips. Who are going to be the new recruits this year? Footy fanatics have been scouring the web looking for the next big thing in Europe ... Read More »

How do you solve a problem like Daniel?

How do you solve a problem like Daniel?

Poor old Daniel Sturridge. The football world groaned once more as the news broke last night that the Liverpool striker would once again sit on the sidelines for the next few weeks. While it’s been confirmed that the injury is not as serious as first feared, the news is the latest of a series for Sturridge who’s only played 6 ... Read More »

Liverpool’s Brazilian connection prove too much for Man City

Liverpool’s Brazilian connection prove too much for Man City

You’d have to think when Jurgen Klopp arrived at Liverpool nearly two months ago, this would have been a game the German would have been dreading. Coming back from an international break, after suffering his first loss of the season to face the league leaders at their stronghold was hardly an ideal situation for Klopp’s men. And yet, yesterday was ... Read More »

Could Mario Balotelli be on his way to Stoke City?

Could Mario Balotelli be on his way to Stoke City?

Stoke City are interested in the Liverpool FC striker Mario Balotelli following the Italian’s falling out with manager Brendan Rodgers. Balotelli has been an unmitigated disaster for Liverpool, scoring only one Premier League goal over the course of last season after his £16m move from Milan. With Roberto Firmino and Danny Ings already signed, and Christian Benteke likely to join ... Read More »

Premier League – Half Term Report

Premier League – Half Term Report

Nineteen games gone, nineteen to go. At the end of 2014, we’re precisely at the half way point of the Premier League season. Here is an assessment of how each of the twenty teams have performed, who’s top of the class, who “must do better” and who needs to up their game significantly: ARSENAL – B Once again, they’re only ... Read More »

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Mario?

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Mario?

It is a more than well documented fact that Mario Balotelli has endured what can only be described as a lack-luster start to his Liverpool career. The Italian forward has only managed two goals and his performances have seemed to lack energy and determination at times. However, it is only just the start of his career at Anfield, and there ... Read More »

Rodgers Needs Time after Stuttering Start

Rodgers Needs Time after Stuttering Start

Liverpool’s slow start to the season continued last night as they slumped to a 1-0 defeat to Swiss side Basel in the Champions League group stages. In a game where The Reds once again failed to live up to expectations set be the sensational performances of last season, they once again conceded a sloppy goal, calling their defense into question ... Read More »

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 »