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.
The seventh red card for Sadio Mane, and it wasn’t a happy return from international duty for the Senegalese as he got himself sent off v Liverpool with his side 1-0 down. Looking at the angles, you could perhaps sympathise with Mane a bit, but there was little Jon Moss could do but give him a red 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
Liverpool’s top four hopes have been hit by the news that key player Sadio Mane will require surgery, ruling him out of the remainder of their campaign. Mane sustained the injury in their 3-1 derby win over Everton, a fixture in which he scored the club’s opening goal.
Liverpool were hampered by Mane’s absence during the Africa Cup of Nations and now face some serious challenges in the last two months, with the current absences of Lallana and Henderson adding to Jurgen Klopp’s woes.
Liverpool are currently third in the league, but fourth place Man City are just two points behind the Reds with a game in hand. Arsenal and Man Utd are both six points behind the Reds, but have TWO games in hand. Continue reading
Liverpool’s decision to hire a private jet to bring Philippe Coutinho back from Brazil pays off as the playmaker shines with a goal and an assist to help the Reds 3-1. Defeat for Everton a jolt to their own slim Champions League hopes Continue reading
Liverpool’s Sadio Mane has been named in the BBC’s five player shortlist for African Footballer of the Year. Mane is one of four Premiership players in the shortlist, with Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang the only one from outside England. Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez, Man City’s Yaya Toure and West Ham’s Andre Ayew are the other PL based players in the list.
Mane will be attempting to become the second LFC player to win the award after El Hadji Diouf Continue reading