Long serving Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva has opted to continue his career in Italy after joining capital outfit SS Lazio. Lucas did not feature in Liverpool’s most recent friendly against Wigan Athletic and will join the Biancocelesti for £5m.
Lucas was signed by Rafa Benitez more than a decade ago for £5m. Originally a midfielder, he has played in a variety of positions and was employed at centre-back by Jurgen Klopp last season. Continue reading
England’s U19 squad continued a great summer for the nation’s youngsters as they beat Portugal 2-1 to win the European U19 Championships in Georgia.
The goals for England U19 in the final were scored by Villa’s Easah Suliman and Man City’s Lukas Nmecha.
Sadly, there was not even a single Liverpool player in the squad Continue reading
Liverpool have been named as Europe’s eighth most valuable club, based on analysis from the 2014/15 and 2015/16 season by consulting giant KPMG. The Reds were also eighth last year and have a marginal increase in enterprise value from 1,273 million euros in 2016 to 1,330 million euros in 2017. Continue reading
Liverpool finished fourth and secured a spot in the playoff rounds of the Champions League after beating relegated Middlesbrough 3-0 on the final day of the season.
The Reds pipped Arsenal, who beat Everton 3-1 despite losing Koscielny to a red early in the game, to fourth spot. The Gunners finished fifth while the trio of Chelsea, Spurs and Man City finished first, second and third respectively Continue reading
Two goals from Philippe Coutinho, the latter coming in slightly controversial circumstances after West Ham’s Winston Reid remained prone on the other end of the field, helped Liverpool seal a 4-0 win over Slaven Bilic’s side on 14 May, 2017. Sturridge and Origi with the other two goals for LFC.
Man United also dropped out of the race for the top four (they can not even mathematically make it following a 2-1 loss to Spurs) Continue reading
Here is a nice little video featuring Wijnaldum and Coutinho taking on 30 U9 kids. All in good fun- the kids certainly enjoyed it. Continue reading