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Raheem Sterling Talks Liverpool In A Wide Ranging Interview

Sport magazine caught up with Raheem Sterling and got Liverpool’s new kid on the block talking about life at Anfield and England’s disappointing campaign in Brazil. Raheem Sterling  joined Liverpool as youngster from QPR in 2010 and broke in to the first team for the 2012/13 season, and while this is an inpressive achievement for such a young player he intially …

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Liverpool Look To Sign Free Agent

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is considering a move for Barcelona stalwart keeper Victor Valdes on a day where more news emerged on the club’s failure to land Radamel Falcao. The last thing football fans need now is more transfer speculation but that is what they will have to endure as The Star reports that Brendan Rodgers is keen on snapping up Victor …

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Liverpool’s Bargain Buy Balotelli Actually Worth £29m

Liverpool’s acquisition of Mario Balotelli for £16 million could prove to be the bargain of the season, with a report stating that the Italian striker is actually worth £29 million. The Liverpool faithful might be interested to learn that Mario Balotell is actually worth a lot more than the bargain price of £16 million, according to the BBC. The ‘Beeb’ reference …

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New Full Backs Add Extra Dimension To Liverpool

David Kennedy discusses the importance of full backs to Liverpool’s style of football, and that Brendan Rodgers may have acquired two gems in Moreno and Manquillo. Christian Ziege. Djimi Traoré. John Arne Riise. Stephen Warnock. Fabio Aurelio. Emiliano Insua. Andrea Dossena. Paul Konchesky. Jack Robinson. José Enrique. Aly Cissokho. The preceding is a list of left backs that have been …

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Ins And Outs: Liverpool Fill Suarez Gap With A Number Of Repalcements

Liverpool have recruited ten players but have done so without spending an exorbitant amount of money on any one player. So how has Brendan Rodgers done in this transfer window? Has this tactic been fruitful? Let’s discuss. _____ Ins Up front Brendan Rodgers has aimed to replace some of the talent of Luis Suarez by bringing in Mario Balotelli and Rickie Lambert …

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Liverpool – Red Cafu Close To New Deal

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is set to reward Jon Flanagan with a new deal at Anfield. Jon Flanagan, known affectionately as ‘Flani Alves’ by the Liverpool faithful, broke into the Liverpool starting line up last season and is set to be rewarded with a long term contract to keep him at Anfield, according to The Mirror. The right back, who …

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Liverpool in Talks To Sign Ex-Barcelona Man, Departures Imminent

According to the Daily Mail, Liverpool are in talks to sign former Barcelona keeper Victor Valdes on a free transfer as the former Barcelona keeper is now a free agent. The 32-year-old Catalan suffered a cruciate knee ligament injury in March and is not expected to be fit until December. The former Barcelona man would offer Liverpool a vast amount of experience having …

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Liverpool Set To Sneak Another Signing Before The Window Slams Shut

Despite Liverpool having already gone on an enormous summer spending spree, there are rumours circulating of more possible signings before Monday’s deadline.  Liverpool have been linked with a move for Colombian defender Eder Balanta who could be available from Argentinan club River Plate for a fee of £4.3 million, according to The Express. The 21-year-old, who starred in the World …

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Liverpool To Move For Bayern Munich Playmaker?

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers may make one more last minute signing before the transfer window closes, while he also looks to sell on a few players who are surplus to requirements. With a lot of work done in the transfer window already, most commentators were of the view that the Mario Balotelli signing was the final piece in the jigsaw …

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Liverpool’s Mario Balotelli – Hero or Villain ?

Having signed from AC Milan, there has been a lot questions asked about Liverpool’s latest acquisition Mario Balotelli. A player with a colourful behaviour record, many pundits wonder has Brendan Rodger taken too much of a risk on the young Italian striker. David Pheasey discusses the issue. Balotelli, began his career with  Lumezzane, where at just fifteen he made his …

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Liverpool Midifelder Nearing Exit Door

Liverpool midfielder Lucas looks like he could be leaving the Merseyside giants to link up with his old boss Rafa Benitez, according to reports. The recent signings of Emre Can, Lazar Markovic and Adam Lallana are surely a contributing factor to why Lucas is being speculated as the latest player to leave the Reds. Ex-Liverpool boss, Rafael Benitez will reportedly …

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Liverpool – Can Rodgers Manage the Unmanageable?

Mario Balotelli is on the brink of becoming Liverpool’s latest summer recruit, but is he a good signing for the Merseyside club?  Or is the 24-year-old simply too much trouble? The Italy international, 24, is on the brink of completing a £16 million move to the Reds, pending a medical at the club’s Melwood training ground. In the current market …

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Balotelli Must Agree To Behaviour Clause To Seal Liverpool Move

Mario Balotelli’s £16m move to Liverpool is depending on the striker agreeing on a code of conduct clause that is going to be inserted into his contract. Balotelli has been involved in a number of controversial incidents on and off the pitch. There were fireworks set off in the bathroom at the strikers home on the eve of the Manchester …

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£16m Fee Agreed With Liverpool As Milan Confirm Talks

Balotelli

Liverpool have agreed a £16 million fee with AC Milan for Mario Balotelli, according to the Daily Mail. Balotelli’s agent, Mino Raiola is in England according to respected Italian journalist, Gianluca Di Marzio. AC Milan have also confirmed negotiations are taking place on their official website. The Sky Italia journalist has indicated that a move could happen as soon as …

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Liverpool Looking To Bag Superstar Striker

Liverpool fans were in rapture last season; the glory days were back, their attack was terrorising defences across the country, they were in a scintillating title race and bitter rivals Manchester United were in disarray, languishing well outside the top 4. The departure of Luis Suarez has cast a shadow on this intoxicating mix and while there have been good …

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New Liverpool Defence Can Aid Fresh Title Bid

Sarah Fitzpatrick discusses the need for Liverpool to change their gameplan, if they are to cope without Suarez and enjoy a fruitful campaign in 2014/15. Liverpool came so close to a shock Premier League title triumph last season, while along the way they scored a whopping 101 league goals only to be outdone by a consistent Manchester City side. This …

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Liverpool Set To Complete £12m Deal For Alberto Moreno

According to the Daily Mail, Liverpool look set to complete the signing of highly rated young Spanish left back Alberto Moreno for £12 million rather than the expected £16 million. Liverpool have been linked with the Sevilla left back all summer and a move is set to be completed after Moreno was pulled out of Sevilla’s UEFA Super Cup side …

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