Liverpool

Liverpool: Youth Players Are Owed An Opportunity

Currently, Liverpool are in a state of flux. Out of the FA Cup and adrift from relevance in the Premier League, the rest of their season will amount to little more…


Liverpool and Alex Teixeira: Long Career

When Alex Teixeira completes his move to the Chinese Super League, in the minds of some British fans he will have become a particular type of player: motivated by money…


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The Simon Mignolet issue at Liverpool

It’s too easy to criticise Simon Mignolet and it’s reductive to claim that he simply isn’t very good. He does a lot of things very well and he’s one of…


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Maybe the Liverpool shirt is too heavy for inhibited Adam Lallana?

It’s not that Adam Lallana is a bad player, more that he’s the wrong one - for Liverpool at least. Lallana is frequently whipped with his transfer-fee and that’s slightly…


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West Ham vs Liverpool: The Michail Antonio sequence

West Ham’s opening goal this afternoon was fortuitous, with referee Bobby Madley failing to spot a foul by Michail Antonio in the build-up. At half-time, replays showed that Antonio hadn’t…


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Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp and Fan Salutes

The cynical reaction to the incident at the end of Liverpool’s recent draw with West Brom has been rather typical of modern society. At the insistence of Jurgen Klopp, the…


Christian Benteke & Liverpool: Embryonic promise

Liverpool weren’t particularly fluid at Stoke yesterday, but there were hints of what they might be capable of in the coming months. That’s really what an opening game should be, because this…


Liverpool & Raheem Sterling: No winners

This has to be resolved. Raheem Sterling no longer wants to play for Liverpool and, regardless of whether that sentiment is likely to change or not, the fracture in the…


The Raheem Sterling situation & the futility of being a football supporter

The Raheem Sterling melodrama is a storyline befitting the current times. Sterling and Liverpool have been mutual antagonists for a while now and the animosity between the two parties has,…


Danny Ings, Liverpool, and the marginal gains transfer

There’s a lot to like about how Liverpool have begun this off-season and, in James Milner and Danny Ings, they’ve already added a depth that wasn’t in place last season….


Liverpool & James Milner: An excellent first response

Lots of media sources are now reporting that, in the coming days, Liverpool will announce the free-transfer signing of James Milner, so it’s probably all right to start writing about…


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Why Brendan Rodgers might want to consider resignation

The worst part of suffering a heavy defeat on the last day of the season is that you have to live with it for the entire Summer. For Liverpool and…


Raheem Sterling’s agent and a fruitful pursuit of attention

The Against Modern Football crowd get a tough press sometimes, but this week their numbers will have been swelled by the Raheem Sterling melodrama. At the time of writing the…