Liverpool

  • EPL: Belgium striker Origi signs for Liverpool 13 hours 6 minutes ago

    Liverpool: Liverpool say they have signed Belgium striker Divock Origi from Lille and will loan him back to the French club for the whole of next season. The 19-year-old forward, who impressed during Belgium's run to the quarterfinals of the World Cup, completed his transfer in the United States - where...
  • Liverpool sign defender Dejan Lovren from Southampton 2 days ago

    London: Liverpool's raid on Britain's south coast continued with the capture of Southampton's Croatian defender Dejan Lovren on Sunday for a reported 20 million pounds ($33.95 million). "The 25-year-old Croatian international today put pen to paper on a long-term deal with the Reds after completing his medical," the Premier League club's...
  • Liverpool pull out of Loic Remy deal after failed medical: reports 2 days ago

    Liverpool have pulled out of signing France international striker Loic Remy from promoted Queens Park Rangers, according to media reports in England and the United States where Liverpool are on tour. Remy, 27, flew to Boston last week to join up with the Liverpool squad and undergo a medical examination but...
  • Time was right for Liverpool to sell Suarez: owner 4 days ago

    Liverpool chose the right time to part ways with the prolific-but-controversial striker Luis Suarez and the Premier League side will have no trouble coping without the Uruguayan, the club's principal owner John Henry said. Suarez joined Barcelona on a five-year-deal despite receiving a nine-match international ban and a four-month suspension from...
  • Roma beat Liverpool 1-0 in preseason friendly 6 days ago

    Boston: Marco Borriello scored in the 90th minute to give Roma a 1-0 victory over Liverpool in a preseason friendly Wednesday night at Fenway Park. There were limited chances until Borriello volleyed in a corner from in front of goal. "Both teams played with young players," Roma coach Rudi Garcia said...
  • Rodgers praises Suarez, says Liverpool moving on 1 week ago

    Boston: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says the team is moving on after Luis Suarez' departure to Barcelona for a $130 million transfer fee. "He gave everything for Liverpool," Rodgers said on Tuesday when asked if Suarez had let the club down. "Of course there have been issues, but they're in the...
  • Celebrated but unfulfilled, Gerrard calls time on England July 22, 2014

    At his best a midfield marauder who inspired team-mates and scored goals in equal measure, Steven Gerrard on Monday retired from England duty as the country's third most-capped player after an international career that promised more than it delivered. His relatively disappointing tally of 21 goals in 114 appearances, including several...
  • Sunderland agree fee with Liverpool for Borini July 19, 2014

    London: English Premier League club Sunderland have agreed a fee with Liverpool for Italian striker Fabio Borini. Sunderland on Friday agreed to pay 14 million pounds for the striker who impressed on loan last season, reported Daily Mail. The 'Black Cats' were finding it hard to match Liverpool's evaluation for the former...
  • Liverpool sign Lazar Markovic from Benfica July 16, 2014

    Liverpool: Liverpool signed versatile forward Lazar Markovic from Benfica on Tuesday as the Premier League club spends the windfall from Luis Suarez's sale. Liverpool paid 12.5 million euros ($17 million) for Benfica's 50 percent share in Markovic, the Portuguese club said. Details were not disclosed about a deal to buy out...
  • Barcelona reach agreement for Liverpool striker Luis Suarez July 12, 2014

    Spain: Barcelona reached agreement with Liverpool on the transfer of Luis Suarez on Friday, giving the troubled striker a chance to rehabilitate his image when his latest biting ban is over. Suarez will travel to Barcelona next week for a medical and to sign a five-year contract. "It is with a heavy...
  • Liverpool eyeing Alexis Sanchez to replace Luis Suarez July 7, 2014

    Madrid: English football club Liverpool are eyeing Barcelona striker Alexis Sanchez as a good alternative to replace Uruguay's Luis Suarez, who will move to Barcelona. According to AS newspaper, this issue has become even more apparent following the news that Barca and Liverpool have reached a deal for Luis Suarez to...
  • Saints defender Dejan Lovren keen on Liverpool move: reports July 6, 2014

    Croatia international defender Dejan Lovren wants to leave Southampton and complete a move to Liverpool, British media reported on Sunday, quoting the 25-year-old as saying his "head is already at" the Merseyside club. Liverpool coach Brendan Rodgers has already signed Rickie Lambert and Adam Lallana from Southampton in the last two...
  • Barcelona to open Suarez talks with Liverpool - reports July 2, 2014

    Barcelona officials will meet their Liverpool counterparts in London on Wednesday to open negotiations on a possible deal for disgraced Anfield striker Luis Suarez, according to British media reports. Barcelona appear to be leading the race among clubs linked with the 27-year-old Uruguayan, who was expelled from the World Cup and...
  • Liverpool confirm arrival of England's Adam Lallana July 1, 2014

    Liverpool confirmed on Tuesday the arrival of England midfielder Adam Lallana from fellow Premier League side Southampton on a long-term deal. No transfer fee was announced but British media estimate Liverpool paid around 25 million pounds ($42.54 million) for the 26-year-old, a member of the side who failed to progress to...
  • Liverpool to start pre-season tour in Denmark June 19, 2014

    Liverpool(England): Liverpool will start their pre-season tour next month with a friendly game in Denmark against Brondby. The Premier League club said it will take on the Danish side on July 16 in the first of seven warm-up games. Following the trip to Denmark, Liverpool will return to England to face Preston...
  • EPL 2014-15 schedule: Manchester City draw Liverpool at home in 2nd round June 18, 2014

    London: Champions Manchester City begin the defence of their English Premier League title away to Newcastle then face Liverpool at home. Manchester United, with new Dutch manager Louis van Gaal, have a favorable start, playing all three newly promoted sides in their opening five games. United play Chelsea on October 25, before...
  • Premier League clubs earned record revenue in 2012-13 June 5, 2014

    London: English Premier League clubs earned a record $4.23 billion in revenue in the 2012-13 season to lead the "big five" leagues in the world. An annual review conducted by consultants Deloitte shows that revenues among the 20 Premier League sides grew by $276 million with over 60 percent of the...
  • Liverpool agree to sign Emre Can from Leverkusen June 5, 2014

    Liverpool: Liverpool say they have agreed a deal in principle with Bayer Leverkusen to sign midfielder Emre Can. A German youth international, the 20-year-old former Bayern Munich player had a big part in Leverkusen's fourth-place finish last season in the Bundesliga, scoring three goals in 29 league appearances. Liverpool say the deal...
  • Rickie Lambert signs for Liverpool from Southampton June 2, 2014

    England striker Rickie Lambert has joined Liverpool from Southampton for a reported fee of 4 million pounds ($6.7 million), strengthening the team's attacking options ahead of its return to the Champions League. Released by his boyhood club as a 15-year-old, Lambert returns to Anfield after spending most of his career as...
  • Suarez focuses on World Cup after heartbreak with Liverpool May 20, 2014

    Barcelona: Luis Suarez is urging his Uruguayan teammates to learn from the fallout of Liverpool's season with the World Cup looming. Suarez says Liverpool's title run was wrecked because they "lacked concentration" in a 2-0 loss to Chelsea. He has warned his international colleagues to not get caught looking too far ahead,...
  • Liverpool fail to win EPL title despite win over Newcastle May 12, 2014

    England: Liverpool came up short in their bid for a first league title in 24 years despite a come-from-behind 2-1 win over nine-man Newcastle that left the team two points behind champion Manchester City on Sunday. With City winning 2-0 against West Ham, even a victory at Anfield would not have...
  • Manchester City clinch their second Premier League title in three years May 12, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester City won the Premier League for the second time in three seasons on Sunday, completing their campaign with a comfortable 2-0 victory over West Ham that lacked any of the drama of their previous title. Unlike the stoppage-time comeback required in the 2012 title decider, goals either side of...
  • This is only the beginning for Liverpool, says Brendan Rodgers May 10, 2014

    The Premier League title appears to have slipped through Liverpool's fingers but manager Brendan Rodgers is satisfied with the spirited campaign of a team he insists will return stronger next season. The Reds exceeded expectations to come tantalisingly close to ending their agonising 24-year title wait but defeats by Chelsea and...
  • Brendan Rodgers set to sign new deal with Liverpool May 9, 2014

    Liverpool: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is set to sign a new contract at the end of the season after reviving the fortunes of one of England's biggest clubs. Rodgers said on Friday "there is the framework of a deal that is in place" and will be concluded after the season finishes...
  • Allardyce wants to deny City title for Gerrard's sake May 9, 2014

    London: Strapping Sam Allardyce doesn't look the sentimental type, but the West Ham boss says he'd like his team to deny Manchester City the Premier League title in the final match of the season on Sunday because Liverpool's Steven Gerrard deserves to win it. City, who have already beaten West Ham...
  • Manchester City's Zabaleta wary of repeating final day drama May 8, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester City have one hand on the Premier League trophy but defender Pablo Zabaleta remains wary of allowing any repeat of the heart-stopping manner in which they claimed the title two seasons ago. Wednesday's 4-0 victory at home to Aston Villa sent them two points clear of second-placed Liverpool, and...
  • Watch: Luis Suarez crying after Liverpool's title dreams dashed by Crystal Palace May 6, 2014

    The Liverpool star striker and English Premier League leading goal scorer left the pitch in tears after his side threw away a three goal lead to leave their title hopes in tatters. ...
  • Manchester City will win the EPL title, claims Liverpool coach Rodgers May 6, 2014

    Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes Manchester City will win the Premier League title but said his side had made great strides this season despite conceding three late goals to draw 3-3 at Crystal Palace on Monday. City's 3-2 victory at Everton on Saturday put them in control of the title race...
  • EPL: Liverpool draw 3-3 with Crystal Palace to leave title hopes hanging May 6, 2014

    London: Luis Suarez and his Liverpool team-mates shed tears of despair after they blew a 3-0 lead with 11 minutes remaining to draw 3-3 with Crystal Palace in an astonishing Premier League match at Selhurst Park on Monday that almost certainly ended their hopes of a first title for 24...
  • Luis Suarez named England's Footballer of the Year May 5, 2014

    Liverpool striker Luis Suarez was named England's Footballer of the Year by the Football Writers' Association (FWA) on Monday, completing an award double after taking the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) accolade last month. The 27-year-old Uruguayan finished ahead of team-mate Steven Gerrard and Yaya Toure of Manchester City in the poll. The...