Steven Gerrard Pleased With New Arrivals

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard says he is pleased with the quality of players to have joined the club this summer. Gerrard has been sidelined since the end of last season with a groin injury and is not expected to play until September due to an infection, while Kenny Dalglish has added to the ranks of midfielders at the club with the signings of Jordan Henderson, Charlie Adam and Stewart Downing….

August 5, 2011

John Henry Targets Top-Four Finish

Liverpool owner John W Henry has warned Kenny Dalglish it would be a “major disappointment” if the club fail to secure Champions League football this season. Significant investment in new players has raised expectations at Liverpool, with Jordan Henderson, Charlie Adam and Stewart Downing all arriving as big-money summer captures. That trio will be used to support the January arrivals of Luis Suarez and Andy Carroll, brought in to replace…

August 1, 2011

Luis Suarez Targets Barclays Premier League Title With Liverpool

Copa America winner Luis Suarez is keen to add a Barclays Premier League title with Liverpool to his list of achievements. The Uruguay international was named player of the tournament in South America at the weekend after helping his country to win their continental championship for a record 15th time. Suarez, 24, is now taking a well-earned break but Liverpool are optimistic his exertions in the Copa America will not…

July 27, 2011

Goalkeeper Jose Reina keen To Stay At Liverpool

Liverpool goalkeeper Jose Reina has been convinced he still has a future at the club by the turnaround effected by Kenny Dalglish, who yesterday signed a three-year contract to become permanent manager. When Dalglish was brought in on an initial temporary basis on Jan 8 to replace the sacked Roy Hodgson the situation at Anfield looked bleak. The team were 12th in the Premier League, four points off the relegation…

May 13, 2011

Arsène Wenger Restates Control Of Team

Arsène Wenger has said that he will stay in charge of team affairs at Arsenal regardless of the American investor Stan Kroenke’s multi-million-pound takeover of the club, which was announced this week. Kroenke is set to take a controlling 62.89% stake in the Premier League club, having agreed to buy out the holdings of Lady Nina Bracewell-Smith and the late Danny Fiszman for around £234m. Kroenke Sports Enterprises is now…

April 15, 2011

Carroll Predicts Bright Future For Liverpool

Andy Carroll has predicted a bright future for Liverpool after scoring his first two goals for the club in Monday’s 3-0 win against Manchester City. Carroll, who became Liverpool’s record signing in a 35-million-pound transfer from Newcastle United in January, blessed the move by bagging a brace either side of a Dirk Kuyt strike. The victory lifted the Reds to within five points of fifth-placed Tottenham on the English Premier…

April 12, 2011