Olympic football: 6 PL players who’ll be making a return

Olympic football: 6 PL players who’ll be making a return

The 2016 Rio Olympics has a whole range of sports on show but after making its first appearance in 2012, football has become an exciting feature of the world competition. Some of Europe’s finest players have taken part in this year’s competition including Brazilian star Neymar, who hopes to guide his side to a gold medal. There's a bunch of youngsters who have been given the opportunity to represent their countries too but there’s also a few senior players who …
Liverpool vs Norwich Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Liverpool vs Norwich Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

On the back of two successive defeats in the Premier League, Brendan Rodgers faces a must win game when Norwich visit Anfield on Sunday. His future at the club is what will dominate headlines regardless of the result, and following a decent draw with a second string side against Bordeaux in midweek, Liverpool need the three points to keep up pace with United, who beat them last week, and Arsenal with both teams still only 3 points ahead of them. Norwich …
Jack Robinson compared to Andre Wisdom - Can Either Make It At Liverpool?

Jack Robinson compared to Andre Wisdom - Can Either Make It At Liverpool?

A good full-back. A mysterious enigma that seems to evade the lush, green turf of Anfield. The full-back slot has seen somewhat of a downturn in real talent at Anfield since the days of John-Arne Riise and Steve Finnan - one eye-catchingly powerful and the other getting the job done, unspectacularly but fantastically. Liverpool have tried to fix the left-back slot this year with attempts to sign Alberto Moreno from Sevilla but what of the young talent that already exists …
West Brom - Can the New Management Create a Team to Keep Them Up?

West Brom - Can the New Management Create a Team to Keep Them Up?

In my opinion West Brom will struggle this season, they are well equipped to go down (sorry WBA fans) but then come straight back up. To me Alan Irvine is a strange appointment given his level of experience of managing top flight, sustained Premier League sides. He has managed Preston North End, Sheffield Wednesday and Everton's academy so I fail to see how he has got this job on merit or, in my opinion, does someone at the club expect …
Liverpool FC | Their Season So Far | Stats Analysis

Liverpool FC | Their Season So Far | Stats Analysis

Liverpool have made an impressive start to the Premier League this season, made all the more impressive when compared to last season where they only won two of their first 11 games. Fast forward to the same stage this year and the Reds have won seven and lost only two. Liverpool’s form improved significantly in the second half of last season and this has continued into the current campaign. Daniel Sturridge and Philippe Coutinho have been in great form, injuries …
Glen Johnson injured | Andre Wisdom Vs Martin Kelly Stats Comparison

Glen Johnson injured | Andre Wisdom Vs Martin Kelly Stats Comparison

During the Liverpool Vs Manchester United game, Glen Johnson came up worse for wear after going into a tackle with Patrice Evra.  Johnson continued playing but eventually succumbed to his injury and had to come off.  Johnson was seen after the game leaving Anfield wearing a medical boot and crutches.  The England international will be sorely missed at right back for table topping Liverpool.  It is unconfirmed what the injury actually is and how long it will keep Johnson out …
The Kids Are Alright: Sterling, Wisdom and Suso Stats

The Kids Are Alright: Sterling, Wisdom and Suso Stats

Due to a number of reasons, Liverpool's 2012/13 season saw a lot of youth players making their first team debuts, with varying levels of success. Three academy graduates in particular, Raheem Sterling, Andre Wisdom and Suso, impressed manager Brendan Rodgers enough to become regular members of the first-team squad. Raheem Sterling While Sterling made his senior debut under Kenny Dalglish towards the end of the 2011/12 season, he was handed his first start for the team against Machester City at …