A midweek trip to Burnley on a wet and cold Wednesday night in December. Joel Matip,and Alberto Moreno starting the game at the back, and Divock Origi leading the line. You can’t help but feel that two years ago this would’ve had a sloppy two-one loss written all over it. One where Liverpool come off second best in a dog of a game and get bullied by Sean Dyche’s … [Read more...] about Turf Moor Win A Mark Of How Far Liverpool Have Come
So, Qatar away on Wednesday night It’s staggering how little a chance we get to talk about this game. Around this time of the season, it seems every individual match gets less and less attention as we approach the New Year. There is so little time to catch your breath. No more international breaks to spend time reflecting and looking forward. It’s relentless. A six-week … [Read more...] about We Owe It To Football: The Paris Saint-Germain v Liverpool Preview
It shouldn’t feel like a bad result. A draw away at Arsenal should never feel like a bad result. But sadly, when Andre Marriner blew the full-time whistle on Saturday evening, it just didn’t feel like a point was enough. Last year, Liverpool went to the Emirates, drew three-all, and ended up walking away from the game disappointed. It was two points dropped rather than a … [Read more...] about Perfection and Luck: The Bare Minimum If Liverpool Want To Win A League Title
It’s a perfectly threaded ball from Salah through the slender corridor of space between the two Cardiff defenders. Liverpool’s number 23 then advances towards goal and highlights the gulf of class in between the two sides by evading Sol Bamba with the most subtle of touches to create room for the shot. The goal is never in doubt once he creates that space. Off the left foot … [Read more...] about Xherdan Shaqiri – Liverpool’s Next Cult Hero?
So my team, score and man of the match prediction went well didn't they? Answer in short - no they didn't. If you ever hear someone utter the words "winning without playing well" lash the video of this game on and walk away. We dogged that. We absolutely dogged it and it's absolutely great. Midfield weren't on it, up front we looked disjointed, the captain goes off … [Read more...] about Huddersfield match ratings