Three Liverpool players- Alisson, Fabinho and Roberto Firmino, have been called up to the Brazilian squad for next month’s friendlies against the United States and El Salvador. Former Liverpool player Philippe Coutinho has been called up as well. The list doesn’t include the Man City quartet of Ederson, Danilo, Gabriel Jesus and Fernandinho, but the United duo of Fred and Andreas Pereira are present.
Brazil reached the quarterfinals of the World Cup before losing to Belgium.
Full Brazilian squad:-
Alisson, Hugo, Neto
T. Silva, Marquinhos, Dede, Felipe, F. Luis, A. Sandro, Fabinho, Fagner
Casemiro, Fred, Arthur, Lucas Pacqueta, Renato Augusto, Andreas Pereira, Coutinho
Neymar, Willian, Firmino, D. Costa, Everton, Pedro Continue reading
Mo Salah notched up his 30th goal of the season as Liverpool’s first knockout Champions League game in nearly a year saw them demolish Porto in Lisbon.
Senegal international Mane became the first Reds player to score a European away hat trick since Michael Owen in 2002, netting in the 25th, 53rd and 85th minutes of the game Continue reading
Sadio Mane has been voted as Liverpool’s Players’ Player of the season for 2016/17. The Senegalese star beat off competition from Adam Lallana and Roberto Firmino (who finished second and third respectively)
Goal of the season- Emre Can
Academy Player of the Season- Benjamin Woodburn
Young Player of the Season- Trent Alexander Arnold Continue reading
Roberto Firmino’s strike is enough for Jurgen Klopp’s side to beat West Bromwich Albion, condemning Tony Pulis’ side to their third straight defeat in the process.
Alberto Moreno had a glaring miss in the dying moments as he had an open goal miss from 40 yards out, but it didn’t cost the Reds, who held on to pick up all three points Continue reading
Liverpool took another major step towards securing a place in the top four with victory away at the Britannia (now renamed Bet365 Stadium). The Reds had to come from behind after Jonathan Walters had put the Potters ahead before half time, with Roberto Firmino putting in his own nomination for goal of the season. Continue reading