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Liverpool CEO Ian Ayre Reveals His Best And Worst Transfer Deals

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 11: Ian Ayre the MD of Liverpool during the Leaders In Sport conference at Stamford Bridge on October 11, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Tom Shaw/Getty Images)

In his role at Liverpool, chief executive Ian Ayre has been involved in a sizeable amount of transfer deals. Following the sacking of Damien Comolli in 2012, Ayre was entrusted with a lot more responsibility by owners FSG regarding player recruitment and was part of the notorious “transfer committee” that also included then manager Brendan Rodgers. Under their watch, the likes of …

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Joey Barton Sent Home By Rangers After Training Ground Incident

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 06: Joey Barton of Rangers during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hamilton Academical at Ibrox Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Lynne Cameron/Getty Images)

As sure as night follows day,Joey Barton is always likely to be involved in some form of controversy. The former England international (if one can call him that after his twelve-minute cameo in 2007) has had a list of misdemeanours a mile long, and few of his clubs have fond memories of his service. His move to the Scottish Premiership …

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Liverpool Midfield Star To Be Rewarded With New Contract

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA - SEPTEMBER 04: Adam Lallana of England as he scores their first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group F qualifying match between Slovakia and England at City Arena on September 4, 2016 in Trnava, Slovakia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Midfielder Adam Lallana is set to receive a new contract after his excellent start for both club and country this season, according to the Express. The 28-year-old has enjoyed a steady improvement since the arrival of Jurgen Klopp as his energetic style is a perfect fit for Klopp’s pressing system. He had been a disappointment up until that point after …

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Celtic V Rangers: The Start Of A New War Or The Resumption Of An Old One?

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - APRIL 17: Dominic Ball and James Tavernier of Rangers close down Tomas Rogic of Celtic during the William Hill Scottish Cup semi final between Rangers and Celtic at Hampden Park on April 17, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

The fiery cacophony of noise in Parkhead will betray everything Celtic fans have insisted is true right up to that point. Against their better judgement, the simmering tension that they have felt in their soul for the past four years will come gushing back to the fore. This isn’t “Sevco”. This isn’t the “Zombie Club.” This is Rangers. This is the Rangers that they …

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Fee Agreed: Liverpool Midfielder To Join Lazio For €5m

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 24: Luis Alberto looks to pass the ball during the match between the Melbourne Victory and Liverpool at Melbourne Cricket Ground on July 24, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

In what could be a busy couple of days for Liverpool in terms of departures, midfielder Luis Alberto is set to leave the club. Multiple sources this evening have reported that the club have accepted an offer from Serie A side Lazio for the Spaniard. Lazio are set to sign Luis Alberto from Liverpool. Fee is €5m plus add ons. …

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Liverpool Defender Set To Join Olympiakos For £5m [Report]

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 13: (THE SUN OUT & THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Tiago Ilori and Victor Moses of Liverpool in action during a training session at Melwood Training ground on September 13, 2013 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool’s Tiago Ilori is reportedly on the verge of leaving the club after a wildly unproductive three years at Anfield. The central defender, who has just returned to training following his involvement with Portugal at the Olympics, is surplus to requirements at Anfield and is due to leave the club before the end of the transfer window. The Mirror are today carrying …

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Christian Benteke: The Wrong Player At The Wrong Time For Liverpool

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 24: Christian Benteke of Liverpool gives a thumbs up during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 24, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

By this evening, it seems almost certain that Christian Benteke will no longer be a Liverpool player. The £32.5m Belgian international, the then-second (now third) most expensive signing in the club’s history, leaves with a somewhat indifferent record of 9 goals in 29 Premier League appearances. By the end, he was the Plan B, the last resort by Jürgen Klopp thrown on …

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Done Deal: Southampton Confirm Signing Of Crystal Palace Goalkeeper

Alex McCarthy joins Southampton FC on a 3 year deal, pictured at Southampton FC's Staplewood Campus, Southampton, with Executive Director of Football Les Reed, 1st August 2016

Southampton have today completed the signing of goalkeeper Alex McCarthy on a three-year deal. The club confirmed the news on Monday afternoon, with the 26-year-old joining from Premier League rivals Crystal Palace. The fee has not been disclosed by either party, but some sources have claimed that it is in the region of £2m. #SaintsFC is delighted to announce the …

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Done Deal: Joe Allen Completes £13m Liverpool Departure

Joe Allen Stoke Liverpool

Stoke City have this evening completed the signing of Joe Allen from Liverpool. The 26-year-old has signed a five-year deal at the club, and moves for a fee believed to be in the region of £13m. BREAKING | Stoke City are delighted to announce the signing of Joe Allen from @LFC on a 5-year deal #SCFC pic.twitter.com/3XqQ8EFyyk — Stoke City FC …

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Fee Agreed: Liverpool Accept £13m Stoke Bid For Midfielder

BASEL, SWITZERLAND - MAY 18: Joe Allen of Liverpool reacts during the UEFA Europa League Final between Liverpool and Sevilla at St. Jakob-Park on May 18, 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Liverpool’s Joe Allen has been the subject of much speculation over the past few months, but his time at Anfield could now be drawing to a close. The Mirror and Liverpool Echo confirmed on Wednesday night that Stoke City have tabled an offer, believed to be in the region of £13m, for Joe Allen – an offer which Liverpool have accepted. …

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