- Sat Mar 3 7:40 PM
Liverpool were not at their sparking best on a bitterly cold and slightly foggy evening on Merseyside, though partly thanks to Mohamed Salah keeping up his scoring run they were too lively for Newcastle and are now up to second in the table. Their supporters probably do not expect them to stay th...
- Sat Mar 3 5:13 PM
Live updates from the 5.30pm GMT kick-off You can email Niall here or tweet him here Scoreboard: all Saturday’s scores and scorers Match preview: Liverpool v Newcastle 5.01pm GMT Only one more goal to add to that last update – but a big one for Leicester and Bournemouth, if not anyone else. Riyad...
- Fri Mar 2 5:45 PM
• Klopp says responsibility now more widely shared by players • Liverpool manager believes rest of his squad have ‘stepped up’ Jürgen Klopp believes Liverpool have become more unpredictable since the sale of Philippe Coutinho as players have “stepped up” and taken responsibility for breaking down...
- Fri Mar 2 2:47 PM
Benítez has never lost in five meetings against Liverpool as manager of Valencia, Chelsea and Newcastle United but it will require something special to preserve that record beyond Saturday. Liverpool have scored more goals and won more home games against Newcastle than any other team in th...
- Fri Mar 2 9:10 AM
Today’s fluff is tryin’ to maintain Slim pickings today after hundreds of football transfer rumours were left stranded overnight as extreme weather continued to wreak havoc across the UK – with Met Office representatives warning that the country ‘is not out of the woods yet’. Strengthening winds...
- Thu Mar 1 12:35 PM
Post-tax profit of £39m for 2017 posted after 2016 loss Main Stand helped boost Anfield match-day revenues Liverpool turned a £21m loss in 2016 into a £39m post-tax profit in 2017 thanks to the first year of the latest Premier League broadcasting deal and new Main Stand at Anfield. The club’s lat...
- Thu Mar 1 9:58 AM
Today’s rumours are in for the long haul You might think Jack Wilshere
is the most overrated player on the planet. You might think he was the best 17-year-old you have ever seen play in the flesh, after Kieron Dyer, but accept that injuries have taken that crucial extra few per cent away. You mig...
- Tue Feb 27 8:59 AM
Today’s fluff is only just getting started After devoting many months and well over £100m to prising Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool, Barcelona will hand the player over to Paris Saint-Germain this summer. That, at any rate, is what PSG hope and the Qatari club is prepared to give the Catalans K...
- Mon Feb 26 8:20 AM
England hopefuls have a mixed afternoon, confusion for Serge Aurier and Romelu Lukaku
finally does it against a top-six team The weight of goals that Sergio Agüero has scored against Arsenal, with Sunday’s strike a fifth in five matches, should have raised Shkodran Mustafi’s awareness of the Arge...