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Jurgen Klopp & Liverpool’s ‘Moneyball’ Policy

Liverpool have become an experiment since John W. Henry’s takeover of the club in 2010 through New England Sports Ventures’ acquisition of the club. There has been a heavy, almost slavish reliance on player statistics in order to determine which players are most undervalued by “experts” in the game. The system was first used to full effect by Billy Beane, General …

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Liverpool Defender Opens Up About How Rodgers’ Treatment Angered Him

Liverpool defender Alberto Moreno strikes most as a player who goes quietly about his business efficiently and methodically without too much fuss, but underneath the surface a rage was building, according to the player, during Brendan Rodgers’ tenure due to not getting his game.  Being left out of the starting lineup at the beginning of this season was a sign …

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Aston Villa Eye Up Remi Garde As Replacement For Tim Sherwood

Tim Sherwood was sacked yesterday following six consecutive losses in the Premier League, as Aston Villa find themselves rooted to the foot of the table with just four points. Having been appointed eight months ago after Paul Lambert was dismissed, Sherwood steered Villa to safety and also guided them to an FA Cup Final where they lost to Arsenal. However, …

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A Liverpool Loanee Has Just Had A Right Pop At Brendan Rodgers

On-loan Liverpool player Lazar Markovic has just suggested that his poor spell with the club was down to Brendan Rodgers’ management.  Lazar Markovic signed for Liverpool from Portuguese side Benfica for a fee of £20 million in the summer of 2014. However, despite impressing in the Premiera Liga, the Serbian struggled to ever find a run of form at Anfield. …

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Tweet: Didi Hamann Is Not One Bit Happy With Raheem Sterling’s Agent

Raheem Sterling’s move to Manchester City from Liverpool last summer courted some considerable controversy. Since then the 20-year-old’s agent has kept shtum but today Aidy Ward has been quoted on the subject.  In an in-depth interview with the Mail Online, Ward puts forward his side of the story, stating that his client could have stayed put in Liverpool. “Raheem could’ve stayed, …

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Gerrard Opens Up About Rodgers’ Half-Time Team Talk Following Slip

Steven Gerrard has revealed how former Reds manager Brendan Rodgers reacted at half-time to his slip against Chelsea towards the end of the 2013/14 season. With just two games to follow this match, the title was Liverpool’s to lose but the England international’s slip meant Demba Ba cruised through to put Chelsea ahead at a pivotal point in the game, with the …

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Jurgen Klopp Confirmed As Liverpool Manager

Former Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp has been announced as the replacement to Brendan Rodgers at Liverpool, it has been confirmed. The 48 year-old becomes just the second German to manage in the Premier League, after Felix Magath at Fulham. Having stepped down from his post at Dortmund at the end of last season, he has taken the summer off, …

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Rodgers’ Dismissal Could End Up Costing Liverpool Over £10m

The dismissal of Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers may just cost the Reds a hefty chunk of cash.  Matt Law of the Telegraph writes that the Northern Irishman had just shy of three years remaining on his current contract worth £5 million-a-year, when bonuses are taken into account. Following Liverpool’s incredible 2013/14 season, in which they almost claimed Premier League glory, …

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Video: Rodgers Says The One Thing No Liverpool Fan Wants To Hear

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has come out with a statement following Thursday night’s draw with FC Sion which is far from music to Reds fans’ ears. Rodgers remained defiant after his side’s Europa League draw against minnows FC Sion and appears to be in a much more positive mood than most would think after winning just one of his last eight games in all competitions. …

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Twitter Reacts As Tim Sherwood Says Brendan Rodgers Could Have Managed Real Madrid

It’s happened, it’s finally happened. Tim Sherwood has gone mad. Well, madder. Brendan Rodgers and Real Madrid, oh how we’d love to see that.  ‘We might have seen him at Real Madrid!’ – Sherwood defends under-pressure Rodgers #LFC http://t.co/S8ymnrkX5y pic.twitter.com/Y9RslFBZO7 — Goal UK (@GoalUK) September 26, 2015 Brendan Rodgers must have been sitting in the team hotel, focusing on the …

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Reds Have Already Decided To Replace Rodgers, Says Liverpool-Based Journalist

After a less than satisfactory beginning to the season, the Liverpool hierarchy may have just run out of patience with Brendan Rodgers.  Radio station Talksport spoke with Liverpool-based journalist Graham Beecroft about the situation and he understands that the Fenway Sports Group, who own the club, have already decided Rodgers will be replaced. This decision was apparently made even before Liverpool’s …

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