Liverpool have announced the signing of young Joe Gomez from Charlton Athletic. The teenager, who can play at both centre and the right side of defence, made 21 appearances for the Addicks in the Championship last season, and has put pen to paper a five year contract at Anfield.
Gomez had two years left on a three year deal he penned at Charlton last season, but the club said that after an impressive first season in professional football, “with such huge ambitions, we could not stand in the way of this big opportunity which he wanted to take”
Liverpool have officially announced the signing of James Milner on a free transfer from Man City. Milner will link up with his new teammates at Anfield on July 1, subject to him passing a medical.
Milner had joined Man City from Villa in 2010 for £26m. Continue reading
Liverpool gave one of their greatest ever players a pretty ordinary farewell as they were thumped 6-1 by Stoke at the Britannia. Steven Gerrard scored for LFC, but the players around him looked distinctly ordinary as Stoke scored five unanswered goals by half time Continue reading
Liverpool didn’t pay the greatest of tributes to Steven Gerrard as they lost 3-1 to Crystal Palace at Anfield in what was Stevie G’s final home game for the Reds. Liverpool took the lead, but then faded off as Palace scored three to ruin Gerrard’s farewell game Continue reading
How many of the faithful flocked through the gates at Anfield in the 2014/2015 Premiership season? Here’s a little analysis done by lfczone.com that tracks home attendance for all league games at Anfield during the 14/15 season.
Our analysis reveals some truly surprising facts. All attendance figures taken from the games’ respective match reports on BBC. A total of 19 Premier League home games were played at Anfield this season.
Which was Liverpool’s lowest Premier League crowd for 2014/15?
Surprise, surprise- this was against Continue reading
Liverpool draw 1-1 with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in this Premier League clash on 10 May, 2015, but the Reds’ hopes of a CL spot are almost extinguished. Steven Gerrard and John Terry with the goals Continue reading
Extended English commentary highlights from Liverpool 2-1 QPR at Anfield on 2 May, 2015. Coutinho and Stevie G with the goals for the Reds. Continue reading
Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood has said that he will not stand in the way of any potential transfer for Christian Benteke this summer if the forward wants to go. Sherwood has said that while he would prefer to keep Benteke, he would not stand in the way of a transfer if they received a significant sum as compensation and the Belgian international wanted to move away from the Midlands. Continue reading
Jon Flanagan has suffered a further setback after undergoing surgery on a troublesome knee problem and is likely to be out for anywhere between six and nine months. Flanagan suffered the injury in pre-season and hasn’t played a game for Liverpool this season, but was on the road to recovery and played in the Gerrard vs Carragher charity game.
However Flanagan’s knee problem resurfaced and he was again advised surgery.
Flanagan is out of contract at Anfield in the summer, and while he does have a role in Brendan Rodgers’ future plans for the team, it is imperative for him to prove his fitness and get some games under his belt
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has indicated that Daniel Sturridge is unlikely to take any further part this season. Sturridge has struggled with injuries in recent months and has appeared in only 18 of Liverpool’s 53 games this season in all competitions, approximately one third of the Reds’ games.
Rodgers has often voiced his frustration at not being able to always field a fully fit proven goalscorer in his XI, and his comments have cast doubts over Sturridge’s future if his injuries continue. Continue reading