Brendan Rodgers looked like a man who suspected a wind-up when he was asked, half an hour after his side had defeated Manchester United on 1 September, whether he harboured hopes of winning the Premier League. There was a brief, uncharacteristic silence, then a little laugh before he managed to put together a reply. “It’s a fair enough question,” he said, before dismissing it.
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Thursday 17 December 2009
Liverpool midfielder Javier Mascherano believes having Fernando Torres back in the starting XI gives the side a significant psychological advantage.
Thursday 10 December 2009
Midfielder Javier Mascherano has shied away from committing his future to Liverpool in the wake of the club's Champions League exit.
Tuesday 08 December 2009
Goalkeeper Jose Reina insists he "couldn't imagine playing for another club" as Liverpool prepare for new contract talks with the Spain international.
Monday 07 December 2009
Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez has held "positive talks" with Javier Mascherano about the midfielder's future at the club.
Monday 30 November 2009
Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez hailed Jose Reina as "one of the best goalkeepers in the world" after a singular piece of brilliance helped the side to a 2-0 victory in the 212th Merseyside derby at Goodison Park.
Thursday 26 November 2009
Wednesday 11 November 2009
Liverpool will work feverishly during the international break to find a solution to Daniel Agger's on-going back problem.
Tuesday 27 October 2009
Liverpool midfielder Javier Mascherano will sit out tomorrow's Carling Cup tie at Arsenal, insisting his colleagues must build on their heroics against champions Manchester United.
Monday 26 October 2009
Sir Alex Ferguson questioned last night whether referee Andre Marriner had the experience to referee the cauldron of a Liverpool-Manchester United fixture after declaring that pressure from the crowd had contributed to Nemanja Vidic receiving his third red card in successive fixtures against his club's most visceral rivals.
Sunday 25 October 2009
Liverpool managing director Christian Purslow insists Rafael Benitez's job is safe even if the Reds do not win the Premier League this season.
Thursday 22 October 2009
Argentina coach Diego Maradona has no regrets over the lewd outburst he aimed at reporters after his side sealed a dramatic victory over Uruguay last week to qualify for next year's World Cup finals.
Thursday 22 October 2009
Wednesday 21 October 2009
Javier Mascherano has jumped to boss Rafael Benitez's defence by demanding that Liverpool's stars take responsibility for the club's current crisis.
Tuesday 20 October 2009
Liverpool were unable to fly Javier Mascherano and Emiliano Insua back from Argentina in time to face Sunderland last Saturday because, unlike Barcelona and Manchester City, the club were unwilling to pay for a private plane.
Monday 19 October 2009
Fernando Torres has been ruled out of Liverpool's Champions League clash with Lyon at Anfield tomorrow.
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