Should Rodgers build Liverpool's defence around Agger? | Stats Analysis

Should Rodgers build Liverpool's defence around Agger? | Stats Analysis

Liverpool's 2012-13 season was definitely one full of mixed feelings. The team played their first campaign under a new manager, who was trying to implement his footballing philosophy. A mixture of questionable transfers and confusion on the last day of the transfer window forced Rodgers, in his first season at Liverpool, to give the youngsters a chance, and although most of them (especially Raheem Sterling) were highly impressive, the lack of experience backfired as the Reds couldn't find consistency through …
Fulham vs Liverpool Preview | Stats, Team News & Key Men

Fulham vs Liverpool Preview | Stats, Team News & Key Men

Liverpool head to Craven Cottage on Wednesday full of confidence after the 5-1 thumping of Arsenal, while Fulham will be buoyed after Darren Bent's last gasp equaliser secured them a much needed point at Old Trafford. Bottom of the table Fulham have the worst home record in the Premier League this season, taking just 10 points and conceding 25 goals in their 12 games at Craven Cottage. Fulham have also struggled for goals this season, averaging 0.96 goals per game …
Liverpool vs Everton Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool vs Everton Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool welcome Everton to Anfield on Tuesday in what is expected to be another pulsating Merseyside derby. Both teams have impressed this season, with only one point separating them in the table and Champions League qualification is a distinct possibility for both teams. Liverpool will be looking to continue their impressive home record, which has seen them win 9 of their 11 Premier League games at Anfield this season and take 28 points from a possible 33. The Reds have …
Liverpool 4-0 Fulham | Post-Match Tactical Analysis

Liverpool 4-0 Fulham | Post-Match Tactical Analysis

Fulham endured an afternoon to forget as Liverpool recovered from their defeat at the Emirates with an emphatic and convincing display which saw them run out deserved 4-0 winners at Anfield on Saturday. Liverpool fan and media discussions revolved around the big decisions now facing Brendan Rodgers, with the back three system failing to provide the team with a clean sheet in the recent weeks of experimentation. The general belief was that he would return to four at the back, while …
Liverpool Stats Analysis | 13-14 Recap: Going in the right direction

Liverpool Stats Analysis | 13-14 Recap: Going in the right direction

Liverpool have fallen from their previous grace of days gone by and this season marks the second time in 3 years that they aren't involved in a European competition, and 4 years since their last inclusion in the Champions League. Brendan Rodgers hopes to change that though this season and Liverpool have set upon this task in good fashion, with only Arsenal preventing Liverpool claiming the top spot due to a higher goal tally. I will look at how Liverpool …
Where will Luis Suarez fit in at Liverpool? As No.10 or Wide? Suarez 12-13 Stats

Where will Luis Suarez fit in at Liverpool? As No.10 or Wide? Suarez 12-13 Stats

Following Philippe Coutinho’s injury (which will keep him out for around six weeks) and Liverpool’s shock 1-0 home defeat to Southampton there was a general acceptance that there will be a place for Luis Suarez in this side when he returns from suspension. The first game that Suarez is available for will be the League Cup tie at Old Trafford in midweek and Rodgers will have a big decision on his hands about whether or not to unleash Suarez in …
Martin Skrtel: The Box of Chocolates | Stats Analysis

Martin Skrtel: The Box of Chocolates | Stats Analysis

As Forrest Gump said, “Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get”, and it is with this classic line that he could have so easily have been talking about Liverpool’s Slovakian defender, Martin Skrtel. On his day, he is a Colossus, and at one point a few seasons ago, was arguably the best defender in the league, but more recently we have seen a side of him that makes you wonder how he ever …
Liverpool 5 Swansea 0 | In-depth Team Match Stats

Liverpool 5 Swansea 0 | In-depth Team Match Stats

Liverpool hammered a second string Swansea at Anfield by five goals to nil. They were awarded two penalties which Gerrard and Sturridge both scored - the first penalties scored at Anfield since May 2011 - Luis Suarez also scored a peach of a goal whilst Jose Enrique and debutant Philippe Coutinho also found the back of the net. Liverpool attempted 35 shots against Swansea equalling their highest attempts total in the last six years (last time was against Birmingham City …
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