Emre Can

Liverpool: First-team options created by the new signings

Liverpool: First-team options created by the new signings 5

Liverpool are expected to do more business this Summer, and you would expect at least two or three new arrivals: a centre-back, a left-back, and maybe another forward will likely move to Anfield before the end of the window. Still, they’ve been busy already and here are the new options created by the arrival of(…)

Liverpool’s Emre Can: Statistical comparison with the existing squad 3

We’ve known that Emre Can was heading for Liverpool for some time now, but the club made it official today and confirmed that the versatile midfielder has joined having spent just a single season at Bayer Leverkusen. Here are his statistics (league only) from last season with the Liverpool leader in the particular category shown(…)

Liverpool & Emre Can: Daylight robbery

Liverpool & Emre Can: Daylight robbery 0

Emre Can, as we’ve known for some time now, is heading for Liverpool and the fee involved is absolutely scandalous.  Really, whoever it was at Leverkusen who sanctioned such a low release-clause 12 months ago should be in fear of their job - think of what £10m buys a club in the British market and(…)

Imminent Liverpool signing Emre Can: Statistics and thoughts

Imminent Liverpool signing Emre Can: Statistics and thoughts 2

When rumours of Liverpool’s interest in Emre Can first appeared, it was easy to be sceptical; those who have watched him play for Leverkusen will probably agree that he’s different from the typical Brendan Rodgers player.  He’s not slight, his game isn’t reliant purely on his first-touch or his passing range, and he has a(…)