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Analysing Liverpool’s Title Credentials

“The Chihauhaus” of this season’s horse-themed title race according to Brendan Rodgers, Liverpool have exceeded everyone’s expectations this season and now find themselves at the end of their five year period in the doldrums, competing at the business end of the Premier League table once again. But are they really title contenders? Rodgers himself doesn’t [...]

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Liverpool boss’ hypocritical statement about former Manchester United boss

Sir Alex Ferguson’s new autobiography was released this week which details the past 14 years of his Manchester United career. Some of the biggest talking points has been the criticism of former players Roy Keane and David Beckham. Ferguson talks about what happened in the dressing room when he kicked a boot at Beckham’s head [...]

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STATS: Gerrard’s tackles for Liverpool vs Cleverley’s passing for Manchester United

Liverpool vs Manchester United 13:30   – David Moyes is well accustomed to high profile clashes with Liverpool , and the match on Sunday will not be any different with both teams desperate to set the tone for the rest of the season.   – Tom Cleverley appears to be a player Moyes thinks he [...]

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Willian’s transfer rumour history: From Chelsea to Spurs, Arsenal, Liverpool and back again

March 31st 2011: Willian linked with moves to Chelsea and Barcelona. Both Carlo Ancelotti and Pep Guardiola were reportedly keen to sign him after scoring twice in Shakhtar Donetsk’s 3-0 second leg success over Roma in the Champions League last 16 game. April 13th 2011: “Willian would be perfect for Arsenal,” said Denilson (Arsenal player). [...]

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STATS: Benteke’s shot on goal for Aston Villa vs Gerrard’s passing for Liverpool

Aston Villa vs Liverpool, Saturday 17:30 Christian Benteke continued where he left off last season with two goals in Villa’s stunning 3-1 win over Arsenal on the opening weekend. Benteke was one of three players to welcome in the new season with a brace, along with Robin van Persie and Danny Welbeck Benteke’s five shots [...]

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Should Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur sell their stars?

He’s leaving, he’s not leaving; he wants to go, he doesn’t want to go; will they, won’t they? – as is the case every year, this year’s transfer window has its share of uncertainty and late surge in excitement with the season kicking off in less than a week. Here’s a look at the three [...]

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The lesson Chelsea fans may learn from Liverpool and Everton example

The lesson Chelsea fans may learn from Liverpool and Everton example

The inevitable media hype machine surrounding any new Premier League campaign has been suitably fuelled, revved up and is well and truly in motion. As the big kick off imches ever closer, there isn’t a paper you will open, a TV or Radio broadcast you will hear or… um, a blog you will read that [...]

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Liverpool fans get their hopes up for nothing

Luis Suarez was given a heroes welcome at Anfield recently, despite making it clear he wanted to leave the club, giving numerous interviews over the summer stating his desire to move to Real Madrid. The reputation of Liverpool FC has been dragged through the mud in recent years, with the players and manager, Kenny Dalglish, [...]

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PICTURE: The racist and sexist words Liverpool FC have banned

Having suffered the humiliation of their star player being found guilty of racially abusing Manchester United’s Patrice Evra, Liverpool have taken precautions against further poor behaviour. Luis Suarez admitted he used the word “negro” when interviewed by the FA, but claimed he meant it in a friendly way. After footage showed the two players arguing, [...]

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VIDEO: Liverpool 4-3 Newcastle United, April 30, 1996

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PICTURE: Thai Liverpool fans mock Manchester United tragedy

Ahead of Liverpool’s 3-0 victory over Thailand courtesy of goals from Philippe Coutinho, Iago Aspas, Steven Gerrard, Thai Liverpool fans were spotted with a banner referencing the Munich Air Disaster in 1958. 23 people, including 8 Manchester United players, died in the tragedy.

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What Does the 2013/2014 Premier League Season Have in Store?

The 2013/14 Premier League season is set to explode back into our consciousness in just three weeks time and what a campaign it promises to be. Fans all over the globe are eagerly rubbing their hands at the prospect of a catalogue of intriguing storylines, controversial incidents, stunning goals and surprise packages over the next [...]

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PICTURE: Dramatic U-turn by Arsenal fan Piers Morgan on Liverpool striker

Arsenal fan, Piers Morgan, has been quick to criticise the Premier League’s most unpopular player, Luis Suarez, over the years. “Cheat”, “pathetic”, “cannibal” and “berk” are amongst the names Morgan has used to describe the Liverpool striker. He also claimed he would be “disgusted” if an Arsenal player behaved the way Suarez has. Then Arsenal [...]

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Liverpool captain signs new contract

It has been announced that Steven Gerrard has signed a contract extension at Liverpool that will keep him at the club for a further two years. There have been ongoing talks between Gerrard’s agents and Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre since the end of last season. The parties are said to have reached an agreement [...]

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Chelsea and Liverpool target discussing Real Madrid contract

Both Liverpool and Chelsea have been linked with a move for Xabi Alonso over the past week, with Brendan Rodgers reportedly keen to bring him back to Anfield whilst Jose Mourinho is keen to be reunited with the player he managed at Real Madrid. Alonso has less than a year remaining on his current deal [...]

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Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool haven’t stumped up cash for Villa… yet

Reports from Spain this morning claim that David Villa’s transfer from Barcelona isn’t turning out to be as simple as originally expected. Despite the club being open to offers for some time, progress with his transfer has stalled when time has come for definitive action. As yet Barcelona doesn’t have a formal offer for the [...]

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: Afellay to Liverpool or Tottenham and Fer to Everton

Ibrahim Afellay to Liverpool or Tottenham Hotspur 14/10/10 – Afellay: “Playing in the Premier League would be the best for my prestige. I’d like to play for Liverpool or Manchester United – the top level prospect for any player.” 24/10/12 – Afellay: “Arsenal were interested in me in the last few years at PSV and [...]

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Motorway Police dig out Liverpool FC for lack of silverware

The North West Motorway Police were today guilty of having a pop at Liverpool FC for their lack of silverware. The Merseyside club, who have seen their title record over taken by Manchester United over the past few season, now winning 20 to Liverpool’s 18, are now a poor relative to their Mancunian rivals. This [...]

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