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Premier League
Can Manchester City break their Anfield jinx?
09:00 Sunday 10th November 2019

Manchester City travel to Anfield hoping to cut their deficit to three points. History isn’t backing them. City have failed to register a win at Anfield for 16 years and the League leaders have made their home a fortress. Crystal Palace…

Premier League
Has Sadio Mane perfected the art of helping Liverpool win?
17:00 Tuesday 29th October 2019

A famed member of the deadly front three at Anfield, Sadio Mane, has become a cult hero at Liverpool. The Senegal international has been instrumental to the club’s success over the last few years. After coming agonisingly close to…

Afcon
Can Mo Salah or Sadio Mane do a Champions League/AFCON double?
12:00 Monday 10th June 2019

Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane teamed up to plunder Europe's biggest prize for Liverpool this season. Between 21st June and 19th July, though, they’ll be sworn foes in the tussle to win the African Cup of Nations for their respective…

Champions League
Pearls or peril: What awaits Barcelona at Anfield?
15:00 Monday 6th May 2019

When the Champions League semifinal matched Liverpool and Barcelona, anticipation began. Both teams have great squads who play similar attacking football. Klopp and his men didn't panic before they visited the Camp Nou for the first-leg.…

Afcon
How will a summer AFCON affect African Premier League players?
15:00 Saturday 20th April 2019

When the Premier League season concludes, many African players must join their national team to prepare for the African Cup of Nations in Egypt. The biannual event, formerly hosted in the winter, shifted to a summer schedule to accommodate…

Premier League
Why isn’t Mohamed Salah scoring for Liverpool?
08:00 Friday 5th April 2019

The question has to be asked, doesn’t it? And every Liverpool fan should be interested – Why has Mohamed Salah stopped scoring for Liverpool? Ironically, Salah’s goals still count plenty for Liverpool’s League position,…

Premier League
The Mo Salah conundrum
12:00 Wednesday 13th March 2019

Liverpool are on the verge of winning a league title for the first time in 29 years. Jurgen Klopp must be credited with the new lease on life at Anfield. The backroom staff helped too, completing a massive upgrade through their player…

Tactical Analysis
On Mo Salah, triple lundies and pilfered cheddar
12:00 Thursday 24th January 2019

As a football fan, do you expect referees to call matches consistently? Most would answer that question strongly in the affirmative without a second thought. They should spare a moment to think again. Although they'll loudly claim the…

Champions League
Tottenham, Liverpool can't leave it late in the Champions League knockout rounds
15:00 Monday 17th December 2018

Four matches into their Champions League group stage, an unimpressive draw against PSV Eindhoven left Tottenham poised to sink to the Europa League. In their final two games, Mauricio Pochettino's squad somehow found a way to progress…

Premier League
Will injury to key players derail Manchester City this season?
08:00 Wednesday 12th December 2018

When Manchester City went unbeaten until Match Day 22 last term, many wondered whether Pep Guardiola was about to replicate Arsene Wenger’s 2004 Invincibles. Liverpool put paid to that on Match Day 23 when the football world was treated…

Opinion
Is Mo Salah hogging up all the class or isn't there enough to go around?
17:00 Sunday 9th December 2018

We like to romanticise sport. It's reassuring to believe football and other games bring out the best in mankind. Let's face it, though. It's been more than a decade since Mick Foley retired from professional wrestling and Mr Socko…

Premier League
Is Jurgen Klopp’s new system best for his Liverpool squad?
12:00 Tuesday 20th November 2018

Neutrals and critics will have you believe Liverpool are not playing with the same intensity they did last season. At first, this might seem degradation even after heavy spending in the summer transfer window. But that’s not the…

Premier League
Xherdan Shaqiri proving his worth at Liverpool
13:00 Saturday 3rd November 2018

Xherdan Shaqiri made his dream move this summer. After frustrations at recently relegated Stoke City he signed with Liverpool. His ambition realised, what does this season hold for the Swiss superstar? In July, Jurgen Klopp triggered the…

Opinion
How much do international breaks weigh on top players and teams in club football?
17:00 Monday 22nd October 2018

Many fans deride the international break. Their favourite players go absent, often travelling long distances to represent their countries. Unless the players belong to the fans' national team, the games hold little interest. Save for…

Premier League
Sadio Mane will be a key for Liverpool this season
15:00 Thursday 30th August 2018

Sadio Mane scored three times in the opening two games against Crystal Palace and West Ham United. He has now scored 14 goals from his last 18 appearances for Liverpool, breaking his previous best record of 11 goals. The swap from no.19…