Liverpool need to get back to their defensive best against Arsenal

Liverpool need to get back to their defensive best against Arsenal

Liverpool came close to winning the Premier League last season and a huge reason for that was their defensive quality. The Reds managed to keep 21 clean sheets from 38 matches over the course of the campaign. Virgil van Dijk went on to win the PFA Player of the Year award, with his performances standing out in the heart of the back four at Anfield. It was expected that they would go on to have a similar record this season, …
Who is the best Premier League Goalkeeper this season?

Who is the best Premier League Goalkeeper this season?

It may be an obvious statement but scoring goals will more often than not win you football matches. From week to week the likes of Sergio Aguero and Harry Kane receive many plaudits, thanks to their efforts in the final third. They are the men who are in the spotlight and rightfully so, as it is their actions that often decide whether they are on the winning side or not. However, it is also fair to say that the credit …
Triple Title Race Threatens To Heat Up

Triple Title Race Threatens To Heat Up

Seven games into the Premier League season and ahead of the biggest game of the season so far, it’s looking increasingly like there’s going to be a three-way fight for the title. Liverpool and Manchester City were always going to be the two title favourites, with the vast majority of pundits expecting their fresh rivalry to dominate the race for the top spot. But Chelsea have emerged as potentially the season’s surprise package, with Sarriball taking full flight, Jorginho an …
First Half Goals Help Liverpool Overcome Leicester

First Half Goals Help Liverpool Overcome Leicester

Liverpool travelling to King Power Stadium, a one-goal win was going to be the most likely result. That’s how three of their last four trips to Leicester had ended. But, for Liverpool, a win at Leicester has never been an easy affair. This too was a game where the Reds had to play out of their skins at the end to hang on to that one-goal margin, just like the previous three wins. What looked like a comfortable cruise at …
Alisson and Van Dijk proving their worth for big-spending Liverpool

Alisson and Van Dijk proving their worth for big-spending Liverpool

Hold your horses Liverpool fans! Yes, Liverpool is perched on top of the Premier League and are two points above Manchester City but the season is at a point where Watford is also three wins from three and the table is filling most fans with optimism. It is too early to get carried away but round three of the 2018-19 Premier League campaign has given one thing Kopites can celebrate: defensive frailties is a thing of the past. The Red's …
Liverpool Squeeze Out a Hard-Fought Win Against a Well-Organised Brighton

Liverpool Squeeze Out a Hard-Fought Win Against a Well-Organised Brighton

It was supposed to be an easy victory for Liverpool tonight. The Reds had not lost at Anfield in more than a season and they had not conceded even a single goal at home since February. As the game ended tonight, both those streaks remained unbroken, but just barely. Brighton and Hove Albion, fresh from the win against Manchester United, gave the Reds a great fight and in the end, it was only a single defensive error and a beautiful …
Liverpool Vs West Ham Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Liverpool Vs West Ham Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

The Premier League season has kicked off, ending the three-month-long wait the Premier League fans had to endure. There are still some fans who are waiting for one thing or the other. Liverpool fans are waiting for their first Premier League title since 28 years. Similarly, West Ham United fans are waiting for their side to turn into a stable, top-half of the table team. The teams representing these fans will clash on Sunday afternoon as they kick-off their league …
Liverpool Season Preview: Reds Should Challenge for the Title This Season

Liverpool Season Preview: Reds Should Challenge for the Title This Season

It is that time of the year again. With the regularity of hordes of wildebeest migrating across East Africa, as the start of the league season approaches, a question passes across the minds of Liverpool fans – “Will this be the season?” Even at the start of 2010-11 season, with Roy Hodgson at the helm, at least a few Reds would have wondered if their team will be successful that season. In the eight seasons since then, the question continues …
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