Divock Origi is Liverpool’s only fit striker remaining for tonight’s Capital One Cup clash against fellow Premier League side Bournemouth after Christian Benteke was ruled out due to injury.
Benteke scored a brilliant header in Liverpool’s 1-1 draw against Southampton over the weekend, but picked up a knee ligament strain in the dying stages of that game. He now joins Danny Ings and Daniel Sturridge in the treatment room at Anfield
Liverpool are yet to win a game with Klopp in charge and will also be without James Milner and Jordan Henderson for the clash against the Cherries
Jurgen Klopp’s first game in charge of Liverpool saw the Reds draw 0-0 with Tottenham at White Hart Lane. Some good saves from Simon Mignolet for LFC Continue reading
WHERE DID IT GO WRONG FOR BRENDAN RODGERS?
When it was announced that Brendan Rodgers had been sacked by Liverpool just after their 1-1 derby draw with Everton there were not many surprised observers. The heady success of the 2013/2014 season seemed a lifetime ago and the continued slide in form that had seen Liverpool win only five league games since March made it almost impossible for the Fenway Sports Group to keep Rodgers at the club.
Jurgen Klopp (L) has replaced Brendan Rodgers at Liverpool
But how did the first Liverpool manager to ever win the LMA Manager of the Year award and almost bring the league championship back to Anfield come to be the first Premier League casualty of the season? Where did it all go wrong for Brendan Rodgers? Continue reading
Liverpool’s Danny Ings made his international debut against Lithuania last night. Ings came on as a 59th minute substitute for Harry Kane. England won the game 3-0 to keep their 100% record in Euro qualifying.
Adam Lallana started the game, and was replaced midway through the second half by Delle Alli. Clyne was on the bench, but was an unused substitute. Continue reading
Extended English commentary highlights from the Merseyside derby over the weekend, also to prove Brendan Rodgers’ last game in charge of the Reds Continue reading