Under-fire Brendan Rodgers makes sharp exit from media briefing
Under-fire Brendan Rodgers makes sharp exit from media briefing

Brendan Rodgers was in no mood to hang around as the under-pressure Liverpool manager made quick work of his weekly press conference on Friday.

Liverpool getting back to their best, says Brendan Rodgers
Liverpool getting back to their best, says Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool are showing signs of reproducing their scintillating form of last season after a 3-1 win at Bournemouth in the League Cup quarter-finals on Wednesday, manager Brendan Rodgers said.

Spurs thump Newcastle, Sterling shines for Liverpool
Spurs thump Newcastle, Sterling shines for Liverpool

Tottenham Hotspur strolled into the League Cup semi-finals with a 4-0 rout of Premier League rivals Newcastle United on Wednesday and Liverpool`s Raheem Sterling netted a sharply-taken double in a 3-1 win over Bournemouth.

Back to drawing board for limping Liverpool
Back to drawing board for limping Liverpool

Liverpool can only hope that their elimination from the Champions League heralds the end of a vertiginous downward spiral that began with Steven Gerrard`s infamous slip against Chelsea last season.

Italy's football chief defends Mario Balotelli's inclusion
Italy's football chief defends Mario Balotelli's inclusion

Italian football federation (FIGC) president Carlo Tavecchio defended coach Antonio Conte's decision to include Mario Balotelli in the national squad, dismissing rumours that the Liverpool striker's recall was made under sponsors' pressure.

Steven Gerrard slip cost Liverpool Premier League title last season: Jose Mourinho
Steven Gerrard slip cost Liverpool Premier League title last season: Jose Mourinho

Steven Gerrard`s untimely slip against Chelsea last season cost his club the Premier League title, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho claimed on Friday ahead of Saturday`s reunion between the teams.

Complacency will cost us against Burnley, says Hull's Steve Bruce
Complacency will cost us against Burnley, says Hull's Steve Bruce

Hull City manager Steve Bruce is warning his side against counting their chickens when they travel to winless Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday.

Gareth Bale back for Real Madrid for Liverpool visit, says Carlo Ancelotti
Gareth Bale back for Real Madrid for Liverpool visit, says Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid`s Wales winger Gareth Bale has recovered from a muscle injury and should be available for Tuesday`s Champions League Group B match at home to Liverpool, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Monday.

Mario Balotelli not to blame for Liverpool slump: Carlo Ancelotti
Mario Balotelli not to blame for Liverpool slump: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti believes the criticism of underfire Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli following their poor start to the season has been over the top.

Liverpool ready to hit peak form, says Brendan Rodgers
Liverpool ready to hit peak form, says Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes his players are finally starting to gel on the pitch ahead of their Premier League clash with Newcastle at St James`s Park on Saturday.

 Gareth Bale doubtful as Real Madrid face Liverpool
Gareth Bale doubtful as Real Madrid face Liverpool

Real Madrid footballer Gareth Bale is doubtful for Wednesday's Champions League away match against Liverpool FC at Anfield as he is struggling to shake off a muscle injury picked up on international duty with Wales.

Daniel Sturridge in frame for Liverpool return
Daniel Sturridge in frame for Liverpool return

Daniel Sturridge could feature in Liverpool`s Premier League trip to bottom club Queens Park Rangers this weekend, manager Brendan Rodgers said on Friday.

Aaron Ramsey, Joe Allen to miss Wales qualifiers
Aaron Ramsey, Joe Allen to miss Wales qualifiers

Midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Joe Allen are set to miss Wales` upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers against Bosnia-Herzegovina and Cyprus in Cardiff, manager Chris Coleman said Wednesday.

Liverpool come through epic shootout to beat Middlesbrough

Liverpool reached the fourth round of the League Cup on Tuesday after winning an epic and nerve-shredding penalty shootout 14-13 at home to second-tier Middlesbrough, with the teams ending extra time tied at 2-2.

West Ham's Cheikhou Kouyate out for six weeks, says co-owner Gold
West Ham's Cheikhou Kouyate out for six weeks, says co-owner Gold

West Ham United could be without midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate for up to six weeks after he suffered an injury in the Premier League win against Liverpool at the weekend, the London club`s co-owner David Gold said on Monday.

Italy embark on reconstruction job with Dutch test
Italy embark on reconstruction job with Dutch test

Italy`s bid to rebuild after a humiliating World Cup faces its first test on Thursday in the shape of a Dutch squad also embarking on a new era.

Super Mario on brink of shock move to Liverpool

Mario Balotelli is on the brink of a shock move to Liverpool, media in England and Italy reported Thursday, two weeks after Reds boss Brendan Rodgers ruled out a bid for the controversial striker.

Barcelona need Messi, Neymar, Suarez to mask defensive deficiencies

After a year of political turmoil in the board and court rooms and disappointment on the pitch, Barcelona have not taken a first trophyless season in six years lying down.

Luis Suarez was `very depressed after biting incident

Controversial striker Luis Suarez said he was "very depressed" after the World Cup biting incident that led to the Uruguay international being initially banned from all soccer activities for four months.

Schneiderlin ready to play against Liverpool, says Koeman

Southampton expect their France midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin to be ready to play against Liverpool on Sunday despite his disappointment at not securing a transfer, manager Ronald Koeman said on Friday.