Steven Gerrard: The Adaptable Man - 2013/14 Stats

Steven Gerrard: The Adaptable Man - 2013/14 Stats

This 2013/2014 EPL season was a brilliantly overachieved and unforgettable one for Liverpool FC and their fans due to the climb they made from the 7th place last season to 2nd place this season including the automatic qualification into the group stages of the UEFA Champions League. There were many factors that contributed to Liverpool's turnaround this season, like that of the domination of Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge - also known as 'The SAS' - young talents like Raheem …
Steven Gerrard Vs Manchester United | Player Performance Analysis

Steven Gerrard Vs Manchester United | Player Performance Analysis

The captain, the heart, the soul, the engine. Call him what you like, Steven Gerrard IS Liverpool Football Club. Born and raised in Merseyside, the scouser wears his heart on his sleeve and once again produced an outstanding display against bitter rivals, Manchester United. Not only because of his two quality penalties, but because of his overall work rate and determination to get one over on United at Old Trafford, and keep his own and his team’s title hope alive. …
Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard in 2013/14 | A Statistical Comparison

Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard in 2013/14 | A Statistical Comparison

There has been considerable talk about the 35-year old Frank Lampard leaving Chelsea at the end of the current season as part of the Jose Mourinho house-cleaning that might also include John Terry and Ashley Cole. In fact, rumours of Lampard joining the Los Angeles Galaxy in the MLS have been spread over the past two seasons. Furthermore, the recent run of injuries Steven Gerrard has been accumulating over three of the past four seasons serves as a nagging reminder …
Gerrard: Still a Top, Top Player? | Stats Comparison

Gerrard: Still a Top, Top Player? | Stats Comparison

Steven Gerrard is undoubtedly one of the very best players in Liverpool's history - he's been a true inspiration to the Reds' supporters and a role model for youngsters all over the country for more than a decade. However, the performances he's given so far this season are very confusing for the Anfield faithful. He's been accused of being one of the reasons why Liverpool couldn't control their games as well as they'd like to, and then came the WBA …
Player Performance Analysis | Steven Gerrard vs Fulham

Player Performance Analysis | Steven Gerrard vs Fulham

Earlier this week, Luis Suarez was hailed by Steven Gerrard as the best he has ever played with, and this weekend at Fulham the evidence was clearly there. Suarez played phenomenal, but surely Gerrard is the best player that Suarez has ever played with right? After last week’s below par performance, some football fans have questioned if Gerrard is past his time and whether he should think about hanging up his boots, but this weekend Gerrard showed why this should …
Is Steven Gerrard back to his best? | Stats Compared to Xabi Alonso

Is Steven Gerrard back to his best? | Stats Compared to Xabi Alonso

After crashing out of the Europa League despite a very impressive second leg performance against Zenit at Anfield, Liverpool lost their last opportunity to get some silverware this term. Although Brendan Rodgers and his players still have a chance of finishing fourth in the league, it seems to be unlikely as it'd take a really poor run of form from their rivals and a series of good, consistent displays from the Reds. Some fans aren't letting another disappointment overshadow this …
As Steven Gerrard improves, so does Liverpool | Stats Comparison

As Steven Gerrard improves, so does Liverpool | Stats Comparison

Much has been written about how Liverpool are over reliant on their brilliant forward Luis Suarez, the Uruguayan that has scored 44% of their Premiership goals and without whom the Reds place in the table would be much lower. However, less this season has been written about Liverpool’s captain, whose poor early season form saw the Merseysiders come stuttering out of the gate before his recent uptick has seen them somewhat right the ship. After a period of his career …