What should Jurgen Klopp do with Loris Karius?

What should Jurgen Klopp do with Loris Karius?

Liverpool's form has slipped in recent weeks and they have taken only four points from their last four matches. The main talking point has been the performances of Loris Karius, who has been criticised by a number of pundits. Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville are among his fiercest critics and it is becoming an issue for Jurgen Klopp. He signed his fellow German to be his number one goalkeeper at Anfield, but there is only a number of times that …
Liverpool have the foundations, now they need winners

Liverpool have the foundations, now they need winners

Liverpool have now got everything in place to succeed, they just need to become winners. Jurgen Klopp has turned the first team into an inspired group of players eager to impress, to express themselves and most importantly, succeed. Liverpool have not had a team bursting with so much talent since the side under Rafa Benitez in 2008 that mounted a similarly impressive early title challenge. Javier Macherano, Xabi Alonso, Steven Gerrard (in his prime,) Jamie Carragher, Pepe Reina; they were …
5 Summer Signings to Improve Liverpool

5 Summer Signings to Improve Liverpool

Liverpool’s season promised a lot but delivered very little. Most of the players that were brought in the summer window last year were getting to step into the bigger leagues and a chance to make a name for themselves at one of the most iconic clubs in the world.  The success rate in the transfer market for the Merseyside club is not high and that could be down to the reason that the players that have left were never adequately …
Brendan Rodgers urges Liverpool to reclaim spirit of 'ghost goal'

Brendan Rodgers urges Liverpool to reclaim spirit of 'ghost goal'

The competition very different, the players very different and indeed the time very different yet Brendan Rodgers has urged his current crop of Liverpool footballers to take heed from the spirit of the team led by Rafa Benitez who beat Chelsea in the 2005 semi final of the European Cup to get past Zenit St Petersburg in this evenings Europa League last 32 second leg. [caption id="attachment_26954" align="alignright" width="278"] Brendan Rodgers has urged his Liverpool side to feed of the …
Brendan Rodgers sets out summer transfer plans | Sturridge / Coutinho Stats

Brendan Rodgers sets out summer transfer plans | Sturridge / Coutinho Stats

Brendan Rodgers wants at least three players who match the quality of Daniel Sturridge and Philippe Coutinho. With the apparent success of the January signings from Chelsea and Inter Milan respectively, the Liverpool manager has outlined his plans for the upcoming summer transfer window. Rodgers was keen to stress to the Telegraph that he will be looking for players who can contribute to the team, rather than sign a great number of them for the sake of depth. “It is quality …
Liverpool 0 Everton 0 | Match Stats & Report

Liverpool 0 Everton 0 | Match Stats & Report

The 220th edition of English football’s oldest local rivalry was played out at Anfield today as Liverpool took on Everton. It was to be Jamie Carragher’s last derby game before the Liverpool legend retired from football, but the match was unable to provide the result both sets of supporters would have wanted as it ended in a boring 0-0 draw. The game got off to a fairly lively start in which Everton’s defence was the busier of the two. There …
What is Liverpool's best defensive duo? | Stats comparison

What is Liverpool's best defensive duo? | Stats comparison

The current season is full of mixed feelings for Liverpool fans. The Reds play wonderful football and destroy their opponents one week and a few days later suffer a horrible defeat in a match they should have won. There are some positives as Brendan Rodger's team scores much more goals than Kenny' team last year and Luis Suarez seems to be contending for player of the year award whilst Steven Gerrard has regained the form that made him renowned as one …