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Five Things We Learned From Spartak Seven

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1 Attack is the best form of defence? To think I was actually nervous before kick off? After watching us crumble against Sevilla even at half time after three goals went in, I still felt nervous. The Reds though proved that sometimes attack is the best form of defence and boy do we have some attack.

Five Talking Points From Moscow

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1) One of those days... again? How do you have a front line consisting of Salah, Firmino, Mane and Coutinho yet fail to be clinical? It's amazing isn't it, you're sat there thinking "you know what would be perfect here? An in-form Peter Crouch." Ok maybe that's a slight exaggeration but you get the jist, this side needs a true finisher.

Liverpool FC 2016/2017 Season Review

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Yes I know, this post is ridiculously late on the blog but better late than never ay? Below I provide you with a quick rundown of each month of the 2016/2017 season.

Was 4th place good enough? Why do I think Klopp can often be as stubborn as hell? Why did 2017 contain one of the worst matches I have ever watched as a Liverpool fan?

Brazilian Masterclass At The Etihad

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Liverpool picked up a massive result against Manchester City on Saturday evening as Klopp's side scored four goals at the Etihad. It was a superb result for the Reds who made mince meat of City's weakened defence.
Jürgen Klopp made a bold decision to select an XI without a recognised striker and I can't deny that the set up worried me initially.

WE NEED TO FIND OUR CUTTING-EDGE AGAINST SOUTHAMPTON

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So after Thursday night's sobering 1-1 draw with Rubin Kazan in the Europa League, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool face Southampton at Anfield on Sunday at 4:15 pm.

Fresh in the minds will be the amount of frenetic wasted opportunities against Kazan and the hope that many of the opportunities available on Thursday will be converted into goals on Sunday.

LIVERPOOL V CARLISLE: INGS TO PARTNER STURRIDGE UPFRONT

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Liverpool welcome Carlisle Utd to Anfield in The Capital One Cup on Wednesday night hoping to finally get a win under their belts.

The games coming thick and fast now, its important to shuffle the pack.
With a stronger squad this Season, under pressure Manager Brendan Rodgers will put out a team that is capable of winning without using all our star names.

COMOLLI CRITICISES LFC ON SPENDING BIG: WRONG DANIEL

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Former Liverpool Director of Football Daniel Comolli has criticised Brendan Rodgers and the owners for spending big on seven new signings this Summer.



He claims that last years signings should be given more time to settle in, rather than buying big this year: "When you gamble as much money as they did last summer, you have got to give players a chance, and changing everything again sends the message to the players brought in last summer that they will not get a chance," Comolli added in an interview with TalkSport.

LIVERPOOL SHOW TITLE AMBITIONS AS BENTEKE JOINS FOR £32.5 MILLION

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Liverpool have made clear their ambitions buy finally adding a proven goal-scorer in Christian Benteke.

The prolific striker put pen to paper on a five-year deal after meeting Aston Villa's £32.5 million buy-out clause.

This brings Fenway Sports Group and Liverpool Football Club spending for this Summer near the £80 million mark after also signing Firminho, Ings, Origi & Clyne for sizeable sums.

Premier League rivals’ transfers a big concern for Arsenal?

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Liverpool's transfer action is worrying by DN They did not provide too much of a threat to Arsenal last season, finally losing out to both Man United and even Tottenham to finish in sixth place. That was a real blow for Liverpool after they came so close to winning a first title in the Premier [...]

On Roberto Firmino

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Here's your marquee signing. 23-year-old attacking midfielder-slash-forward-slash-just-get-him-in-the-final-third Roberto Firmino from Hoffenheim. Firmino is Liverpool's third Brazilian, joining fellow international Coutinho – who, yes, plays in a similar position – and Lucas. South American Game Night just got a lot more interesting.

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JORDAN HENDERSON KEY TO LIVERPOOL SUCCESS

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Lets face it, we haven't been much good lately, is it nine draws in a row or some mad, sad figure like that?


Tenth in the League after ten games despite a new Manager on board, nothing seems to have changed. This Liverpool Phoenix hasn't risen from the Ashes just yet.
Blame the owners: No, they have spent £300 million on players alone since they took over.

LOVREN GETS THE NOD FROM RODGERS

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has opted to put his trust in last Season's error-ridden defender Dejan Lovren for the immediate future. After last weekends 1-0 win over Stoke City where Lovren was good in fairness, Mamado Sakho has been shoved down the pecking order. Rodgers said: "I thought that back four last week were exceptional.

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European clubs preparing for summer battle over Brazilian midfielder Firmino

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Some of Europe's top clubs are preparing for asummer battle over Brazilian midfielder Firmino.

Firminohas risen to fame in the Bundesliga this season while playing for Hoffenheim and scored the winning goal in Brazil's 1-0 win over Chile at the Emirateson Sunday.

Brazil manager Dunga thinks Firmino could play for any team in the world, and Thiago Silva believes the attacking midfielder is a "star"who he expects will be called up many more times for A Selecao.

European clubs preparing for summer battle over Brazilian midfielder Firmino

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Some of Europe's top clubs are preparing for asummer battle over Brazilian midfielder Firmino.

Firminohas risen to fame in the Bundesliga this season while playing for Hoffenheim and scored the winning goal in Brazil's 1-0 win over Chile at the Emirateson Sunday.

Brazil manager Dunga thinks Firmino could play for any team in the world, and Thiago Silva believes the attacking midfielder is a "star"who he expects will be called up many more times for A Selecao.

Video Borussia Dortmund vs Hoffenheim 3-2 Highlights Firmino Grosskreutz Mkhitaryan Piszczek Goals Video

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Fellaini: Why would I elbow Firmino?

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At the end of Manchester United's 2-0 defeat against Liverpool at Anfield, Marouane Fellaini elbowed Emre Can. UEFA reviewed the situation but didn't give him a ban.

In the next game he was banned for elbowing Firmino, although replays showed the Brazilian was clearly fouling Fellaini, grabbing at his shirt, before our player even jumped for the ball.