Archive | Liverpool RSS feed for this section

Liverpool FC news: ‘Mature’ Joe Gomez has hunger to keep improving says Reds’ Under-23s boss Neil Critchley

17 Nov

In the last 12 months Liverpool defender Joe Gomez has gone from playing Burnley in the Lancashire Senior Cup to keeping world-record signing Neymar quiet on his full England debut. The 20-year-old was man of the match in this week’s friendly against Brazil on Tuesday, a deserved reward for the work he has put in […]

FIFA 18 Team of the Week 9: Which top stars made the cut?

15 Nov

FIFA have announced their ninth Team of the Week for the 2017/18 season and it’s no surprise to see some familiar faces in it. With some exceptional performances over the last week, six Premier League players made the first XI. Meanwhile, five members of the team have been given hero cards for their impressive work […]

Liverpool news: Defender Nathaniel Clyne hit by further injury setback

14 Nov

Liverpool defender Nathaniel Clyne could be ruled out for another three more months after undergoing surgery on a back problem. The England international has not featured all season because of the issue and it is understood that he will face a further lay-off after having an operation on Monday.  Earlier this month manager Jurgen Klopp admitted Clyne’s recovery […]

Premier League injury prone XI: Which stars missed the most matches from 2014/15 – 2016/17

13 Nov

Injuries are an extremely common occurrence in football but, unfortunately, some football stars are far more susceptible to them than others. Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland, for one, will be cursing his luck having broken his finger on international duty, just seven months after returning from a long-term ankle issue. These absences can be trying […]

Football Manager 2018: Most valuable Liverpool players on FM18

12 Nov

Football Manager 2018 is back and that means the quest to lead your team to glory is the only thing occupying your mind for the foreseeable future. Once thought of as just a game, Football Manager is now an accurate representation of the Beautiful Game, with thousands of scouts and researchers playing their part in […]

Seven unheralded Premier League players performing brilliantly this season, including Young at Man United and Liverpool’s Moreno

12 Nov

We are at the stage of the Premier League season when it can be assessed whether a player is putting in good performances or is struggling for form. After 11 matches some truly superb players are performing right at the top of their game; Kevin De Bruyne is once again being called a world class midfielder, […]

Coolest footballers of all time, including Pirlo, Alonso and Cantona

11 Nov

No one really knows what cool is, but these footballers have got it. Andrea Pirlo definitely had it, judging by the meltdown some people had when he announced his decision to retire. And not one of the players above, to our knowledge, has ever been spotted donning socks with sandals or wearing Crocs on their feet. Do […]

Liverpool FC scout report: All you need to know about Kai Havertz, the Germany wonderkid who has already visited Melwood

10 Nov

Liverpool have welcomed Kai Havertz to their Melwood training ground as they look to get ahead of the competition in the race to sign the 18-year-old. Find out all you need to know about Havertz with this talkSPORT scout report. Key details: Full name: Kai HavertzDate of birth: 11 June 1999 (age 18)Place of birth: […]

Wall charts to the World Cup – Liverpool’s Joe Gomez targets England place to crown rapid rise

8 Nov

Joe Gomez was putting up wall charts in his parents’ house at the last World Cup – now the defender is pressing his case to be involved on the biggest stage with England. The 20-year-old was one of several surprise call-ups to an experimental senior squad, with Liverpool team-mates Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Daniel Sturridge among […]

Transfer news: Juventus will not be rivalling Barcelona for Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho

7 Nov

Italian champions Juventus are not looking to hijack Barcelona’s approach for Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho. The Brazil international’s future at Anfield remains unclear, with reports Barcelona, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain all interested in snapping him up. Coutinho, 23, has brushed off the disappointment of missing out on a summer switch to Barca and has been […]