Steven Gerrard could be out for six weeks Huge blow to Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool started their crucial month of December with great hope and trepidation all at the same time. If the convincing 4-1 victory over West Ham is the hint of good-things-to-come in an otherwise hectic and tough run-of-fixtures, the injury to skipper Steven Gerrard leaves a blotch in the spirited Reds camp.
Liverpool fear they could be without captain Steven Gerrard for their packed fixture list over the festive period. The England skipper was substituted during Saturday's win over West Ham. He clutched his hamstring after a shot at goal in the 55th minute and immediately asked to come off. Although manager Brendan Rodgers initially played down [.
CONFIRMED: Liverpool vs Norwich Line-Ups Agger & Allen Start For the Reds - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool take on Norwich City in the Premier League midweek clash at the Anfield tonight, where Brendan Rodgers' side will be looking to bounce back strongly in the league after their Sunday's defeat against Hull City.
Liverpool fell to an embarrassing defeat at the hands of Hull on Sunday in what should have been a straight forward win for the Reds. With questions being asked over the selected XI by fans before kick off, come 90 minutes it was clear that Brendan Rodgers needs more than two signings in the January window.
Liverpool prepare to face Steve Bruce's Hull City Tigers on Sunday as the Reds look to tame the potential roar of the promoted side. The Reds were last seen in a very intense derby against Everton with Daniel Sturridge sealing a draw for Brendan's boys, unfortunately for Liverpool it looks like they will be without Sturridge for this one as he is forced to sit out with an ankle injury.
Possible Liverpool Starting XI against Hull + Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool travel to Hull City in the third out of four fantastic matches in the Premier League on Sunday. Having dramatically salvaged a draw away to bitter rivals Everton last time out, Brendan Rodgers side sit joint-second with Chelsea in the table, 4 points behind leaders Arsenal.
Liverpool need to improve in these three areas immediately - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Despite drawing 3-3 against Everton at the Goodison Park on Saturday, Liverpool maintained their second spot in the Premier League. It was a typical derby; it had everything – passion, drama, controversy, goals, entertainment – everything.
Possible Liverpool Starting XI against Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Everton entertain Liverpool in the early kick-off on Saturday. It will be the 221st Merseyside Derby, and with only three points separating the sides in the Premier League, it is shaping up to be one of the hardest fought encounters of modern times.
Video: Top 5 Steven Gerrard Goals vs Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
On the eve of yet another Merseyside Derby, the 221st in its history, we at Soccerlens thought it prudent to pull focus onto one its best performers of recent times. Liverpool captain, Steven Gerrard will be playing in his 28th derby to date, and after a string of stunning performances, it is clear why he is so crucial to the Liverpool cause.
Finally! Another international break is over and we can breathe a sigh of relief after minimal damage injury wise occurred for the Reds. Liverpool have a huge game this weekend making the short trip across Stanley Park to Goodison where they will face Roberto Martinez's Everton. Both sides have had a cracking start to the season and it should be an exciting 90 minutes.
Steven Gerrard is one of the finest English players of his generation. His 107 caps is a representation of how good he is as a player. He has won all the major titles with Liverpool apart from the Premier League. Even though it looks highly unlikely that Gerrard may lift the league title with Liverpool, he can safely say that he has had a great career.
Gerrard: Ferguson tried to buy me possibly on more than one occasion - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sir Alex Ferguson in his autobiography devotes some space for Liverpool and its skipper Steven Gerrard that became a subject of serious discussions among players, ex-players, managers, common fans to everyone.
Reds' fans certainly fell in love with Liverpool's performance on Saturday as they confidently beat Fulham putting four goals past Martin Jol's side. Amorebieta began the affair, with an own goal just after 20 minutes. Liverpool then followed up with a goal from Martin Skrtel and two from Luis Suarez.
Liverpool picked up another vital three points in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon after they thrashed Fulham 4-0 at Anfield. An own goal after twenty minutes was enough of an indication as to what kind of day it'd be for the visitors, while goals from Martin Skrtel and Luis Suarez ensured the home team walked away with another win.
Possible Liverpool Starting XI To Face Fulham - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool will face Martin Jol's Fulham on Saturday at the Anfield where the Reds will be looking to bounce back strongly in the league after their defeat against Arsenal last week and reduce the gap with the league leaders as well.
Steven Gerrard: @luis16suarez is the best I've ever played with at Liverpool http://t.co/riI5314VQ9 pic.twitter.com/VAFWJIMW28 Liverpool FC (@LFC) November 7, 2013 Steven Gerrard rates Luis Suarez as the best player he has ever played alongside for Liverpool and says only Fernando Torres comes close to challenging him.
Arsenal vs Liverpool: Possible Line-ups & 4 Key Battles - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Saturday afternoon looks an exciting prospect with two of the top sides in the Premier League facing off. Arsenal are in top gear and are looking to extend their lead at the top of the table, while Liverpool are hot on their heels looking to overtake their opponents.
He does have a book to sell and is a calculated man, so Sir Alex Ferguson knew exactly what he was saying and what response it would get when he said of Steven Gerrard that he was not "a top, top player."
Former Liverpool player and boss, Kenny Dalglish, who had managed against Ferguson on a number of occasions asked if he wasn't up to the United boss' desired quality why did Ferguson try to sign him?
Steven Gerrard stars in a new commercial to promote the Xbox One, which will be released later this year.
The Liverpool midfielder pulls one video gamer out of the stadium to beckon him to play a game of soccer with him. In the video, Quinto is in character as Star Trek's Spock and other stars, along with characters from top games titles – such as games Dead Rising 3, Ryse and Titanfall.
Liverpool were forced to settle for a draw at St James' Park on Saturday as the Reds came from behind twice but failed to make the most of their one man advantage. Goals from Steven Gerrard and Daniel Sturridge kept Liverpool's hopes alive but Newcastle played well and retained their point by the final whistle.
A brilliant rearguard action by 10 man Newcastle in the second half gave Newcastle a well deserved point against powerhouse Liverpool this afternoon after Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa had been sent off just before half time for fouling Luis Suarez in the box. Steven Gerrard converted the penalty and it was 1-1 at the half, after [.
The 37 players fighting for a place in England's World Cup 2014 squad is a post from: Just Football
It's not time to panic. Well that's according to Roy Hodgson at least, and whilst he is in theory right, back-to-back home defeats for the first time since 1977, without a goal scored, can hardly be counted as ideal preparation for a World Cup.
Frank Lampard earned his 100th cap for the English National Team against Ukraine in Kiev in World Cup Qualifiers this year. The incredible achievement made him the 8th English player to hit the fabled number, following the footsteps of legends like David Beckham, Peter Shilton, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Billy Wright, Steven Gerrard, and Ashley Cole.
Roy Hodgson has used his afternoon press conference to announce the England squad for the upcoming home friendlies against Chile and Germany on the 15th and 19th of November respectively, and it looks a little something like this...
The UK media have been practically drooling today over the release of Sir Alex Ferguson's second autobiography. But based on the "revelations" that have been announced so far this morning, it all sounds rather boring.
We learned that Roy Keane was intimidating, that Ferguson thought Beckham's problem was when he fell in love with Victoria, Sir Alex Ferguson was approached twice to become England manager, Fergie tried to sign Steven Gerrard and Fernando Torres but he didn't rate Gerrard as a top top player, and that Fergie didn't think much of Rafa Benitez.
Is Marouane Fellaini Really Manchester United Class? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It was yet another disappointing performance at home. Yet another disappointing result at home. Manchester United's misery continues and already people have started to doubt the managerial caliber of David Moyes.
Jordan Henderson has joined Steven Gerrard and Jose Enrique on Liverpool's ever-increasing injury list as the young midfielder was seen hobbling around Anfield on Monday in a protective boot after Kevin Nolan's dangerous tackle in the win against West Ham at the weekend.
He is due to have a scan on his ankle on Tuesday morning to discover the extent of the damage and is a major doubt for the game against Spurs on Sunday.
Newcastle gained a great fighting point at St. James' Park this afternoon, and after going ahead with a brilliant Yohan Cabaye special, Yanga-Mbiwa was sent off just before half time for bringing down Luis Suarez in the penalty box, and Steven Gerrard scored his 100th Premier League goal for Liverpool.