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Five Things We Learned: Liverpool 1-0 Olympiakos

For the second pre-season in succession, Liverpool faced Olympiakos in a rematch of that famous Champions League tie in 2004. Raheem Sterling’s early strike was enough to earn the Reds a Guinness International Champions Cup win. The Premier League runners-up welcomed back more of the World Cup contingent after defeat to Roma last time out, with England players Steven Gerrard, Sterling, Daniel …

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Liverpool Still After That Big Name Signing

Brendan Rodgers’ spending spree shows no signs of abating, with the Reds boss still after that marquee signing which would soften the blow of Luis Suarez’ departure.  Nicolas Gaitan is the latest name to be linked with a move to Anfield according to French radio station RMC. The Argentine winger, currently at Benfica, would be an expensive signing however, with …

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Liverpool Fans Want Big Name Striker

The question all summer long for Liverpool fans is where are the 31 goals scored by the Luis Suarez in last term going to come from next season? Liverpool really need to back up last season’s impressive showing to cement their re-emergence as a force in English football. While Rodgers has been spending cash in the transfer window signing good players, the Reds, having …

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Liverpool – Rodgers Targeting The Wrong Type Of Players?

Brendan Rodgers has made a number of signings during this transfer window, but is he playing with fire by targeting young, unproven players? Stephen Twomey discusses. With the World Cup our sole purpose for living as football fans over the past month, one would be forgiven for ignoring the business the football clubs we support – for the other 11 months of the …

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Transfer News: Liverpool set to sign Loic Remy

There is set to be more transfer activity at Anfield in a window that has seen Brendan Rodgers’ side sign Rickie Lambert, Emre Can, Adam Lallana and Lazar Markovic as well as the high profile departure of Luis Suarez. According to highly respected Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio, Queens Park Rangers striker Loic Remy is set to sign a five-year …

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Liverpool Have The Cash, Can They Get The Players?

With Brendan Rodgers already having blown £60 million this summer on quartet Rickie Lambert , Adam Lallana, Emre Can and Lazar Markovic, Liverpool fans would love to see more big names come to Anfield. With a strong showing last season and £75 million in the coffers from the Luis Suarez sale, indications are there could be some more good news. …

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Liverpool Still Spending Luis Suarez Windfall

With deals for Ricky Lambert, Adam Lallana, Emre Can and Lazar Markovic already wrapped up, Liverpool fans will be wondering what Brendan Rodgers’ plans are for the rest of the cash raised by the sale of their beloved Luis Suarez. The Reds boss’ spending spree is far from over with the club having been linked to a host of players.   French international Antoine Griezmann is the subject of interest from …

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Tactics: Departure Of Luis Suarez May Solve Liverpool Headache

At the outset of this article, it’s important that one thing is made unequivocally clear: I loved watching Luis Suárez play for Liverpool Football Club. Internal conflict has shrouded my ability to put coherent thoughts together about his sale. On one hand, losing the Premier League’s best player is a huge blow. Suárez, with his 31 league goals and 12 …

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Suarez Departure Typifies Ruthless Nature Of Professional Football

“If there is one thing the history of this great club teaches us, it is that Liverpool FC is bigger than any individual.’’ The loss of Luis Suarez may leave Liverpool fans worldwide feeling heartbroken and disconsolate, but Brendan Rodgers’ comments in the immediate aftermath of his departure typify the cut throat nature of professional football. Sentiment and emotion have …

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Who Is Liverpool Target Lazar Markovic?

Benfica winger Lazar Markovic is expected to complete a move to Liverpool for a fee in the region of £20 million. The Serbian winger will arrive on Merseyside at the end of this week for a medical and to finalise a move to the Reds. Markovic will be Brendan Rodgers’ fourth signing of the summer and young Belgian forward Divock Origi is …

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Adam Lallana Humbled by Liverpool Move

Adam Lallana completed his £25million move to Liverpool early on Tuesday by signing a long-term contract with the Merseyside club. Bournemouth, as well as Southampton, have benefited financially from this transfer as they had a 25% sell on clause put on the midfielder when he was a youngster. The 25% sell on clause will bring in an impressive £6million to …

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Behind Luis Suarez Lies An Equal Madness

While the controversy surrounding Luis Suarez is justified, the attitudes of people around the Uruguayan seems even more baffling than the player’s behaviour writes Kehlan Kirwan. There is an iconic cinematic scene of brilliance from the movie Cool Hand Luke. The authoritative ‘Captain’ stands over Paul Newmans character and declares ‘…Some men you just can’t reach’. Suarez and his behaviour on the …

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