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The Legacy of Steven Gerrard

The Legacy of Steven Gerrard

27 years of having Steven Gerrard be a part of just one club: Liverpool Football Club. Signed for Liverpool in 1988, and coming to an end after 27 years in two matches’ time. With the match against Crystal Palace over the weekend being his last at Anfield, the situation couldn’t be more emotional - for the fans and for Steven Gerrard himself. It’s been two days since it hit me like a bullet that Steven Gerrard would be leaving Liverpool …
Where’s Super Mario?

Where’s Super Mario?

Following Mario Balotelli’s £16 million move from AC Milan to Liverpool, the excitement levels of the club’s fans over gaining a player like Balotelli has unfortunately reduced. With fans buzzing over this apparent “marquee signing”, expectations were high. After all, getting Mario Balotelli for just £16 million was definitely good business from Liverpool. Fans knew what Balotelli was capable of, seeing him at his previous Premier League club, Manchester City, for whom he had scored 30 goals in a span …
Raheem Sterling - the Red Teenage Sensation

Raheem Sterling - the Red Teenage Sensation

Raheem Sterling, the 19-year-old Liverpool player, has got the football world chatting non-stop. All this talk about him has emerged following the apparent news about Liverpool being set to offer him a new, massive contract that would earn him four times his current wages based on his performances over the past year. The very talented young Red has displayed brilliant footballing skills since the middle of the previous 2013-2014 EPL season that has gotten people talking about his potential. Sterling, …
Liverpool Players In Brazil | Stats

Liverpool Players In Brazil | Stats

There were 10 Liverpool players who featured in the 2010 FIFA World Cup, with the count increasing by two this year. With 12 Liverpool players across 6 nations, the Liverpool fans will hope for every Liverpool player to do well for their countries! Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard has his Liverpool teammates Daniel Sturridge, Jordan Henderson, Raheem Sterling, Glen Johnson and Jon Flanagan (on stand by) with him in Roy Hodgson's England squad. One of Liverpool's two summer purchases …
Impact of Liverpool's Young Talent

Impact of Liverpool's Young Talent

It wasn't just the force of the mighty Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge - famously known as the SAS force - that contributed to Liverpool's successful season. Liverpool's young talent was immense this past season with the likes of Raheem Sterling, Jordan Henderson, Philippe Coutinho and Jon Flanagan contributing significantly in matches. Raheem Sterling has been the stand-out amongst the young talent with his creativity and ability to create chances to score goals. With 9 goals and 5 assists, Sterling …
Luis Suarez - For Better or Worse

Luis Suarez - For Better or Worse

Luis Suarez, the infamous Uruguayan and Liverpool forward, recently known as the 2013-2014 Golden Boot and European Golden Shoe winner (along with Cristiano Ronaldo), has been the English media's favourite target to write and talk about - whether it be for the good or bad; although going by majority of the time, it has been the case of the latter. Suarez, who has been in the headlines for his notorious and ill-famed antics attributable to his racial incident with Patrice Evra …
Steven Gerrard: The Adaptable Man - 2013/14 Stats

Steven Gerrard: The Adaptable Man - 2013/14 Stats

This 2013/2014 EPL season was a brilliantly overachieved and unforgettable one for Liverpool FC and their fans due to the climb they made from the 7th place last season to 2nd place this season including the automatic qualification into the group stages of the UEFA Champions League. There were many factors that contributed to Liverpool's turnaround this season, like that of the domination of Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge - also known as 'The SAS' - young talents like Raheem …