Alberto Moreno - A stellar start to the new era

Alberto Moreno - A stellar start to the new era

Alberto Moreno's arrival at Merseyside last season sparked optimism amongst the Kop. The youngster had been a huge part of the incredible Sevilla side of 2013-14 and would be a definite improvement over the full-backs at the club. Perhaps the optimism was ill warranted as the Spaniard was always touted to find it tough to replicate his Sevilla performances in a faster, more physical league by critics. After a rather tough season where his performances came under immense scrutiny at …
Quality versus Quantity | Clubs Should Be Wiser With Their Money

Quality versus Quantity | Clubs Should Be Wiser With Their Money

‘If you spend more than £100 million, you expect to be challenging for the league.’ Sorry about this Brendan, I know you’ve got enough on your plate at the moment, but you can’t expect to get away with comments like that with Liverpool finishing 25 points off the pace. Since 2012, Rodgers has bought 24 players, with Daniel Sturridge and Philippe Coutinho the only confirmed hits. This year’s crop of Lambert, Lallana, Can, Lovren, Markovic, Manquillo, Moreno and, the crowning …
The Turnover of Liverpool's Season and The Man Who Stands Behind It

The Turnover of Liverpool's Season and The Man Who Stands Behind It

It wasn’t a particularly sharp start to Liverpool’s but the team that were scraping around in Europe and domestically have remarkably turned things around and are now pushing for Top 4 as well as being one of the hottest favorites for raising the FA Cup, all just before the start of Europa League knockout stages. There is a lot different about the Reds from Anfield now compared to the early stages of the season when teams like Ludogorets, Aston Villa …
Player Performance Analysis: Alberto Moreno vs Spurs

Player Performance Analysis: Alberto Moreno vs Spurs

In all honesty, Liverpool haven’t had a consistently performing left-back since the days of the fiery-headed John Arne Riise in his prime. It was one of the positions that the Reds were desperate to strengthen having lost Jose Enrique to a knee injury for much of last season, leaving Glen Johnson and mainly Jon Flanagan to fill the void. It was looking like a difficult task during the early part of the window, but after pursuing Alberto Moreno for a …
Liverpool FC: Stronger Than Ever - Part 2

Liverpool FC: Stronger Than Ever - Part 2

Welcome to part 2. Time to round off with some more ramblings on why Liverpool are looking far stronger than they are being given credit for. As I said before - they may not win the title, but they will very soon. Moving Backwards & Doing a Spurs It is now time to take a firm stance on football fans with illogical views. Everyday people are continuing to get away with making lazy comparisons, and this one is no different. After …
Alberto Moreno | Stats Comparison to Johnson, Flanagan and Enrique

Alberto Moreno | Stats Comparison to Johnson, Flanagan and Enrique

Liverpool have seemingly always had a long standing problem when it comes to acquiring the perfect left back. In the last ten years or so there have been many triers but not so many doers. John Arne Riise was probably the closest Liverpool came to having a great left back but even he was poor at defending at times, but he offered goals and chances at the other end so this was often forgiven. Then there was Fábio Aurélio, more …
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