1. Change of Shape Sees Liverpool Return to Attacking Fluidity

    The debut of Mario Balotelli for Liverpool saw Brendan Rodgers change back from a 4-3-3 formation to the 4-1-2-1-2 (aka the 4-4-2 midfield diamond) which saw them prosper at the end of last season...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 2 days ago 26,959 reads 30 comments

  2. Picking a Combined Tottenham-Liverpool XI

    Liverpool travel to London to face Tottenham on Sunday afternoon. The Reds enjoyed two big wins against Spurs last season, 9-0 across the two clashes in the Premier League...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 3 days ago 14,315 reads 74 comments

  3. Liverpool's 5 Worst Summer Transfer Deals of the Last 10 Years

    We're into the final days of the 2014 summer transfer window. Liverpool have signed nine players so far, adding much-needed depth to Brendan Rodgers' squad. Only time will tell h ow many of those signings prove to be a success...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 5 days ago 21,861 reads 42 comments

  4. Liverpool Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 25

    So here we are, the final full week of the summer transfer window—this could be interesting! After eight signings already this summer, Liverpool look set to be one of the busiest clubs in these final days...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 8 days ago 25,920 reads 20 comments

  5. Manchester City vs. Liverpool: How the Reds Will Line Up in Premier League Game

    Last season's top two in the Premier League meet in their second match of the new season as Manchester City host Liverpool at The Etihad Stadium on Monday night...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 9 days ago 14,238 reads 9 comments

  6. Picking a Combined Liverpool vs. Manchester City XI

    Last season's Premier League top two go head-to-head on Monday night as Liverpool travel to the Etihad Stadium to face Manchester City ...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 10 days ago 32,820 reads 124 comments

  7. Liverpool's Coutinho Earns Brazil Call-Up He Deserved for World Cup

    Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho has been called up for new Brazil coach Dunga's first squad, per the Reds' official Twitter account (h/t retired footballer Luis Garcia ), his first national call-up since 2010 when he made his debut...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 14 days ago 2,006 reads 4 comments

  8. Liverpool Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 18

    Liverpool kicked off their Premier League campaign with a win on Sunday at home to Southampton . They now have a full week to prepare for their trip to Manchester City next Monday...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 15 days ago 43,151 reads 33 comments

  9. Sterling, Sturridge Strike but Liverpool Lack Spark of Luis Suarez

    Goals from Raheem Sterling and Daniel Sturridge gave Liverpool an opening Premier League win, but Brendan Rodgers' side lacked the spark of Luis Suarez ...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 16 days ago 15,718 reads 58 comments

  10. Liverpool vs. Southampton: Key Selection Decisions for Brendan Rodgers

    Liverpool host Southampton in their opening game of the Premier League season on Sunday, looking to avenge the Saints' victory at Anfield last season—one of only two sides to leave the Reds' home with three points in 2014/15...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 17 days ago 11,696 reads 14 comments

  11. Alberto Moreno Deal Puts Liverpool Close to a Perfect Summer Transfer Window

    Liverpool confirmed on Tuesday evening that they have agreed to a deal in principle to sign Spanish left-back Alberto Moreno from Sevilla ...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 20 days ago 38,226 reads 99 comments

  12. Samuel Eto'o Would Be an Underwhelming Signing for Liverpool

    In one of the more surprising transfer reports of the summer, Liverpool are being linked with a move for Cameroon international forward Samuel Eto 'o...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 21 days ago 12,886 reads 46 comments

  13. Liverpool Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 11

    The friendlies are over, the new season starts this weekend and there is business still to be done at Anfield in the transfer market...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 22 days ago 22,634 reads 14 comments

  14. Liverpool vs. Borussia Dortmund: How Reds Will Line Up in Pre-Season Friendly

    Liverpool host German side Borussia Dortmund at Anfield on Sunday (12.45 p.m. BST kick-off) in their final pre-season game before hosting Southampton in the Premier League seven days later...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 24 days ago 32,779 reads 28 comments

  15. If Liverpool Are Chasing Cavani and Falcao, Then They Should Be After Reus Too

    If reports on Thursday are to be believed, Liverpool have made inquiries for both Radamel Falcao and Edinson Cavani...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 25 days ago 36,163 reads 74 comments

  16. Daniel Agger's Departure from Liverpool Makes Sense for Both Parties

    Reports on Thursday suggest that Daniel Agger made an emotional plea to manager Brendan Rodgers during the club's U.S. tour, requesting that he be allowed to leave Liverpool after over eight years at the club...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 26 days ago 6,187 reads 16 comments

  17. Why Liverpool Were Right Not to Loan Divock Origi to Another Premier League Club

    Liverpool completed the signing of Belgium forward Divock Origi last week, the 19-year-old arriving from Lille for a reported £10 million fee, as per The Guardian ...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 26 days ago 10,206 reads 16 comments

  18. Ranking Pepe Reina's Top 5 Moments as a Liverpool Player

    Spanish goalkeeper Pepe Reina is set to bring to an end his eight years at Liverpool by signing for Bayern Munich, as per reports in the media over the past few days...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 27 days ago 4,380 reads 12 comments

  19. Philippe Coutinho Makes Early Case as Liverpool Construct Their New-Look Attack

    Liverpool had their third pre season friendly of the summer in Boston on Wednesday night, suffering a 1-0 defeat to AS Roma after Daniel Agger's last-minute own goal...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 1 month ago 25,518 reads 31 comments

  20. Roma v Liverpool: What Brendan Rodgers Learned from Pre-Season Match

    Liverpool kicked off their tour of the U.S. against AS Roma on Wednesday evening in Boston, suffering a late defeat with Daniel Agger's 90th-minute own goal...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 1 month ago 25,720 reads 40 comments

  21. Liverpool's Return to Boston Underlines Changes and Progress of Last Two Years

    Liverpool play AS Roma at Fenway Park in Boston on Wednesday in a match that underlines the incredible changes and progress that has been made in the two years since they last met in a friendly at the same stadium...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 1 month ago 14,019 reads 22 comments

  22. Liverpool Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of July 21

    Liverpool 's squad touched down in Boston on Sunday evening, with their World Cup players now joining the rest of the squad for their four matches of an American tour. The Reds play AS Roma on Wednesday (00...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 1 month ago 14,251 reads 2 comments

  23. Preston vs. Liverpool: 6 Things We Learned

    Liverpool 's second pre-season friendly of the summer saw them take the short trip up the M6 to face Preston North End at Deepdale on Saturday afternoon...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 1 month ago 27,550 reads 22 comments

  24. LFC in America: Meet the Reds Coach Bringing 'The Liverpool Way' to the USA

    Ahead of Liverpool FC's arrival in the USA for their pre -season tour, B/R spoke to Anthony Godfrey—the Coaching Resource Manager of LFC International Football Academy Soccer Schools...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 1 month ago 7,149 reads 8 comments

  25. Swansea's Ben Davies Would Be a Solid Purchase for Liverpool

    Liverpool have reportedly had a bid of £8 million turned down for Swansea City left-back Ben Davies, as per The Telegraph 's Chris Bascombe ...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 1 month ago 1,983 reads 7 comments