Author: RedUncle

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September 1, 2017 2:02 am

With Virgil Van Dijk failing to make his desired move to Liverpool I’ve been considering our defensive options. I didn’t realise quite how limited they were. Matip and Lovren are obviously our first choice centre backs with Klavan and Gomez being the o…

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July 20, 2017 12:43 am

When Lucas gave a speech to the fans at the last home game of the season and his wife was in tears I can remember thinking this looks very much like a final farewell. Even so, seeing Lucas in a Lazio shirt is still a little unnerving. Much derided in t…

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May 27, 2017 12:56 am

Trying to work out who Liverpool could be facing in the CL playoff is not the easiest thing, especially as not all the European leagues have finished playing yet. However, after wading through numerous articles mentioning seedings and coefficients, I f…

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April 20, 2017 2:24 am

In this advanced chapter of a new book soon to be released Fernando Torres gives an interview in which he explains in some depth why he chose to leave Liverpool. It’s not a short read but it’s worth getting to the end as it challenges some of the…

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April 4, 2017 1:47 am

Trying to keep track of who’s available for selection at the moment is not the easiest. From what I can make out this is how the situation stands for the following players:Henderson – Has flown to America for treatment on his foot. Likely to be out for…

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March 30, 2017 2:46 am

I daresay everyone has heard by now that Adam Lallana injured his thigh whilst playing for England and will be out for around a month, potentially missing six of the remaining nine games. I didn’t really think this was a particularly big deal until I n…

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March 24, 2017 2:59 am

The events in London somewhat overshadowed a rather historic moment in Liverpool’s history – the passing of ‘Boot Room Boy’ Ronnie Moran.Ronnie has been given the nickname ‘Mr Liverpool’ and it’s easy to see why – a Liverpool career spanning 49 years w…

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March 2, 2017 7:59 pm

After the loss against Leicester Didi Hamann made the following statement in an interview:“At this moment in time, Liverpool under Klopp are one-dimensional, that’s why they find it hard to win when things aren’t going their way. You need to be winning…

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February 12, 2017 12:05 am

I had to laugh when I saw Coutinho’s positioning for this free kick. To the uninformed it almost looks like he’s hiding from the ball, which of course he’s not, but it was a little odd nevertheless. The players and coaching staff at Liverpool had obvio…

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January 23, 2017 7:25 pm

I started reading this article on the Liverpool Echo’s website (http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/moreno-save-liverpool-mane-klopp-12491459) with skepticism, and I’m still not sure whether I agree with it or not,  but I h…

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