Tag: Liverpool FC

The Curious Case of James Rodriguez
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The Curious Case of James Rodriguez

For one last time in UEFA Champions league, the stoppage time began as fans rose to their knees, some clutching to their loved ones while many to the Real Madrid crest. Burying their face into those cold hands with just the eyes perking up and rolling to witness what was needed – a free kick...

Analyzing the transfer window performance of Liverpool FC
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Analyzing the transfer window performance of Liverpool FC

It was an eventful summer transfer window that slams shut on 31st August 2016. Every manager had put forth their respective strategies in place and this being Jürgen Klopp’s first one as manager of Liverpool FC, the onus was on him to make or break a few significant changes to the squad. To understand Liverpool’s...

How important is Jordan Henderson to Liverpool?
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How important is Jordan Henderson to Liverpool?

A from a flop to top story is arguably the best fit to describe the current Liverpool skipper, Jordan Henderson ’s time at Liverpool, since he signed for the Reds from Sunderland for a rumored £20 million a, in 2011. Being highly unimpressive in his debut season at Mersey side, he was in line to...

How the fee for a player is determined in the Transfer Market ?
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How the fee for a player is determined in the Transfer Market ?

Through the course of the season football fans experience a myriad of emotions- from pure ecstasy to utter grief, from satisfaction to frustration and so much more. The football season proves to be a roller coaster ride with a gripping mix of highs and lows. No wonder most football fans get saddened as soon as...

Liverpool Weekly: Lack of plans off-field and desire on-field
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Liverpool Weekly: Lack of plans off-field and desire on-field

Following a calamitous performance at home against the hammers, every fan was expecting Liverpool to bounce back at their arch rival’s den at Old Trafford. This has always been that kind of fixture where form goes out of the picture and determination, desire to win counts more. Couple the intensity of such a huge game...

Liverpool Weekly: Defensive frailties and Disastrous tactics
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Liverpool Weekly: Defensive frailties and Disastrous tactics

No other team has beaten Liverpool 3-0 at Anfield since West Brom in April 1965, a feat now accomplished by West Ham United last weekend. What is the takeaway from the match? Here’s a detailed analysis from our Liverpool correspondent, Vikram Suresh. Talking Point It was a calamitous performance on a Saturday afternoon and Liverpool was...

Liverpool Weekly: Gearing up for the Arsenal battle
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Liverpool Weekly: Gearing up for the Arsenal battle

As Liverpool continue their great start to the new campaign with another 1-0 win against Premier League new boys AFC Bournemouth, here are a few talking points about Liverpool’s current form as they prepare to face Arsenal in their first big game of this season. What are the talking points at Liverpool FC? Simon Mignolet...

How are Liverpool geared up for 2015-16?
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How are Liverpool geared up for 2015-16?

“We aim to do well in all the competitions and hopefully there’s a squad being built to cope with them all.”- Brendan Rodgers answered the reporters a week back when asked if he will be playing a different team for Europa league and Premier league matches. He added “That’s something we certainly would consider.” underlining...

Is Philippe Coutinho the next big thing at Liverpool?
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Is Philippe Coutinho the next big thing at Liverpool?

In a league where strength and stamina are of utmost importance and considered the most physical of all leagues, it takes not just sheer determination but also the footballing brilliance to make a player with a small physical frame to excel and to get the fans excited every time he touches the ball. Some deft...

Problems solved by Liverpool FC in Transfer Window
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Problems solved by Liverpool FC in Transfer Window

It has been a more than satisfactory transfer period for Liverpool Football Club, though far from achieving a dream Starting XI. Fans and officials are preparing for an exciting season as the club announced their sixth signing in under a month in the form of Nathaniel Clyne from Southampton. There has been a lot of...