Raheem Sterling ready to commit to Liverpool
Raheem Sterling ready to commit to Liverpool

Teenage forward Raheem Sterling wants to commit his long-term future to Liverpool by signing a new contract, he indicated in comments published by British newspapers on Saturday.

England youngsters available for Under-21s, says Roy Hodgson
England youngsters available for Under-21s, says Roy Hodgson

In a break with the recent past, manager Roy Hodgson will allow the cream of the eligible young players in his squad to represent England at the European Under-21 Championship next year rather than have first call on them for the senior side.

Steven Gerrard fears pressure too much for England stars
Steven Gerrard fears pressure too much for England stars

Former England captain Steven Gerrard believes the pressure of expectation surrounding the country`s rising stars is hampering their performances for the national side.

Liverpool have learnt from Chelsea heartache says Brendan Rodgers
Liverpool have learnt from Chelsea heartache says Brendan Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool will prove they have learnt from last season`s agonising defeat against Chelsea when they look for revenge against the Premier League leaders on Saturday.

Adam Lallana upbeat about Liverpool's prospects
Adam Lallana upbeat about Liverpool's prospects

 Adam Lallana says the performance of a supposed weakened Liverpool side in a narrow 1-0 defeat by Real Madrid on Tuesday augurs well for their Champions League prospects.

Brendan Rodgers claims Liverpool stars could remain benched for Chelsea visit
Brendan Rodgers claims Liverpool stars could remain benched for Chelsea visit

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers warned some of his star players their place in the side for the visit of Chelsea on Saturday is far from assured after a battling performance by their understudies in a 1-0 defeat to Real Madrid.

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers defends team changes after defeat in Madrid
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers defends team changes after defeat in Madrid

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers defended his team selection for Tuesday`s 1-0 Champions League defeat at Real Madrid, saying his side deserved more from the game after what he called "an excellent performance".

Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund ease into Champions League last 16
Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund ease into Champions League last 16

Holders Real Madrid and 2013 finalists Borussia Dortmund eased into the last 16 of this season`s Champions League with two group games to spare on Tuesday.

Ballon d'Or 2014: Where are all the English players?

FIFA announced its shortlist for the 2014 Ballon d'Or awards on Tuesday. The award is football's equivalent of Hollywood's Oscars. Like always, the 23-man list in contention for one of world football's most coveted prize raised a furore.

Brendan Rodgers salutes resilient Raheem Sterling
Brendan Rodgers salutes resilient Raheem Sterling

Brendan Rodgers saluted Raheem Sterling`s courageous display as the Liverpool star ignored a week of criticism to lead his side to an unforgettable 3-2 win at QPR.

Raheem Sterling makes a point as Reds win thriller at QPR
Raheem Sterling makes a point as Reds win thriller at QPR

Liverpool`s Raheem Sterling ended a difficult week on a high as the teenager inspired his side`s dramatic 3-2 win over QPR in an incredible finish featuring three goals in stoppage-time at Loftus Road on Sunday.

Liverpool set to award 'red hot' Raheem Sterling with new-long term contract
Liverpool set to award 'red hot' Raheem Sterling with new-long term contract

Real Madrid would reportedly see their hopes of signing England winger Raheem Sterling wrecked, as Liverpool is set to award the teenager with a new long-term contract with them.

Brendan Rodgers backs Raheem Sterling to answer critics
Brendan Rodgers backs Raheem Sterling to answer critics

Brendan Rodgers expects Raheem Sterling to silence the critics as the Liverpool midfielder looks to put a difficult week behind him at QPR on Sunday.

Frank Lampard tells critics to lay off `brave` Raheem Sterling
Frank Lampard tells critics to lay off `brave` Raheem Sterling

Frank Lampard came to the defence of Raheem Sterling on Wednesday, saying the Liverpool midfielder had been "brave" to admit to feeling tired.

Jamaican-born Raheem Sterling ignites debate in English football
Jamaican-born Raheem Sterling ignites debate in English football

Jamaican-born English winger Raheem Sterling has sparked a raging debate here over his decision not to start for England against Estonia in a European qualifier.

Liverpool defend approach after England rows
Liverpool defend approach after England rows

 A member of Liverpool`s coaching staff defended the club`s approach to player recovery on Tuesday following disagreements between manager Brendan Rodgers and England head coach Roy Hodgson.

Hodgson takes aim at Rodgers over Sterling's fitness
Hodgson takes aim at Rodgers over Sterling's fitness

England manager Roy Hodgson has risked inflaming his already simmering feud with Brendan Rodgers by criticising the Liverpool manager`s method of keeping Raheem Sterling fit.

Raheem Sterling hits back over tiredness criticism
Raheem Sterling hits back over tiredness criticism

England forward Raheem Sterling on Monday defended his decision not to start his side`s Euro 2016 qualifying win over Estonia on Sunday, saying: "Excuse me for being human."

Wayne Rooney closes on scoring record with winner in Estonia
Wayne Rooney closes on scoring record with winner in Estonia

Wayne Rooney struck with a 74th-minute free kick to give England a 1-0 win over 10-man Estonia in a Euro 2016 Group E qualifier on Sunday and move to within six goals of Bobby Charlton`s record tally of 49.

Hodgson defends decision to rest `tired` Sterling
Hodgson defends decision to rest `tired` Sterling

Roy Hodgson insists Raheem Sterling`s complaints about tiredness left him with no choice but to rest the Liverpool midfielder for England`s spluttering 1-0 win over Estonia.