Liverpool

  • EPL: Luis Suarez out to torment struggling Norwich again 18-04-2014 11:19 AM

    London: It would be a brave gambler who wagered against Luis Suarez becoming the first Liverpool player to score 30 goals in a Premier League season when the leaders head to struggling Norwich City on Sunday. The Uruguayan has played a major role in taking Liverpool - two points clear...
  • Liverpool fans need to stay calm for run-in, says Suarez 17-04-2014 04:57 PM

    Luis Suarez has told Liverpool fans to stay calm as the Premier League club attempts to overcome the pressure of the title run-in and clinch their first championship in 24 years. The Uruguayan striker, whose 29 league goals have underpinned Liverpool's challenge, admitted he cannot bring himself to follow the...
  • Sturridge a doubt for Liverpool's trip to Norwich 17-04-2014 10:28 AM

    Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is an injury concern ahead of the English Premier League leaders' trip to Norwich City on Sunday because of a muscle strain. The England forward was forced from the field after 66 minutes of the 3-2 win over title rivals Manchester City on Sunday with what...
  • Liverpool boosted by diagnosis of Daniel Sturridge injury 16-04-2014 10:03 PM

    Liverpool: Liverpool's Premier League title hopes have been boosted by a positive injury prognosis on striker Daniel Sturridge. The England international came off with a hamstring problem in the 66th minute of Sunday's 3-2 win over Manchester City but scans have revealed only a "small strain." Liverpool say Wednesday that...
  • Steven Gerrard's tears 'were for Hillsborough 96' 15-04-2014 03:26 PM

    Liverpool are close to a first league title since 1990 but Steven Gerrard's tears after Sunday's win over Manchester City were a mix of joy and sadness, the 3-2 triumph coming close to the anniversary of one of English football's darkest days. Tuesday marks 25 years since the Hillsborough disaster,...
  • Title race memories give Manchester City's Dzeko hope 15-04-2014 11:58 AM

    Manchester: Edin Dzeko remembers clearly how Manchester City's title hopes were written off prematurely two years ago and the striker is hoping the pundits are similarly wide of the mark after the weekend's defeat at Liverpool. After a 1-0 defeat at Arsenal in early April 2012, City trailed Manchester United...
  • Manchester City can still win the title, says Pellegrini 14-04-2014 08:50 AM

    Manchester: Manchester City's manager Manuel Pellegrini insisted his team can still regain the Premier League title they lost last season despite Sunday's 3-2 defeat by leaders Liverpool. The result left them seven points behind the Merseysiders with two games in hand, the first at home to bottom club Sunderland on...
  • Rodgers hails 'remarkable, incredible' Liverpool 13-04-2014 11:15 PM

    Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers praised an "incredible" performance as his side took a huge stride towards the Premier League title with an enthralling 3-2 home win against Manchester City on Sunday. Liverpool's 10th straight league victory carried them to 77 points, five points ahead of Chelsea - who play Swansea...
  • Liverpool beat Manchester City 3-2 to boost title hopes 13-04-2014 08:03 PM

    Liverpool: Liverpool became the favourite to win the Premier League after beating title rival Manchester City 3-2 on Sunday, with Philippe Coutinho's late goal settling a thrilling and emotionally charged match at Anfield. The Brazilian playmaker pounced on City captain Vincent Kompany's poor clearance to curl home a 78th-minute winner,...
  • Liverpool-Man City clash will decide title, say bookies 12-04-2014 09:25 PM

    London: Britain's biggest bookmaker believes that the winner of Sunday's crucial clash between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield is a certainty to win the Premier League title. William Hill is quoting odds of 1/10 on the winning team - whoever it may be - to go on and be...
  • Liverpool meet Manchester City in Premier League showdown 12-04-2014 01:32 PM

    London: On a day of mourning at Anfield, Liverpool will be playing in one of their biggest matches this century. The mood on Sunday will be somber as the country pauses to remember the 96 Liverpool fans who lost their lives in the Hillsborough disaster 25 years ago. But once...
  • Liverpool's Suarez only has eyes for the team prize 11-04-2014 10:17 PM

    London: Luis Suarez is only three goals away from setting a new scoring record for a 38-game Premier League season - not bad considering he was still serving a ban for biting when it started. The Uruguayan says he will not have personal milestones on his mind on Sunday, however,...
  • Roy Hodgson back in World Cup dugout after 20 years 09-04-2014 05:08 PM

    London: From being jeered out of Liverpool to managing England at the World Cup, Roy Hodgson has enjoyed the most gratifying of career turnarounds. England had only just been eliminated from the 2010 World Cup when Hodgson's Liverpool reign began. It was as stormy as it was short, and a...
  • I-League club DSK Shivajians tie up with Liverpool academy 07-04-2014 07:43 PM

    I-League division 2 club DSK Shivajians of Pune have tied up with English Premier League club Liverpool to start a residential international football academy near Pune, for which a talent hunt programme is on. The talent hunt has already covered Aizawl, Shillong and Goa and picked up 37 talented under-17...
  • Victory sets up Liverpool for hugely emotional week ahead 07-04-2014 09:29 AM

    Liverpool prepared themselves in the best way possible for a hugely significant week when they beat West Ham United 2-1 on Sunday and returned to the top of the Premier League table. An incident-packed match at Upton Park finished with Liverpool taking all three points thanks to Steven Gerrard's two...
  • Gerrard strikes twice as Liverpool return to top of Premier League 06-04-2014 10:58 PM

    Steven Gerrard scored two penalties as Liverpool went back to the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 win at West Ham United to complete a Merseyside win-double over London clubs on Sunday. Earlier Everton crushed a woeful Arsenal side 3-0 at Goodison Park to boost their chances of...
  • Liverpool can handle pressure at the top, says Brendan Rodgers 04-04-2014 10:39 PM

    Six wins away from a first English championship in almost quarter of a century, the pressure is growing on Liverpool, whose manager Brendan Rodgers is delighted with the way they are handling it. The Merseysiders, five-times European Cup winners, have not claimed the domestic title since 1990 but maximum points...
  • EPL: Manchester City take on Southampton as Chelsea face Stoke City 03-04-2014 10:12 AM

    With the end of the league campaign fast approaching and most sides having only six games to play, the outcome will have a crucial bearing on the title race along with Chelsea's game at home to Stoke City and Southampton's visit to Manchester City. Everton face Arsenal at Goodison Park...
  • High-flying Liverpool eye return to 'perch' 31-03-2014 05:33 PM

    One of Alex Ferguson's avowed aims during his long reign as Manchester United manager was, famously, "to knock Liverpool off their perch" as the most successful club side in England. When he took over at Old Trafford in November 1986, Liverpool had won the title 16 times while United had...
  • Liverpool coach stays grounded as title charge gains pace 31-03-2014 08:34 AM

    Liverpool: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers refused to join with supporters in growing excited about his team's prospects of winning a first Premier League title, despite going to the top of the table on Sunday. Yet he did admit that it had been another impressive performance in crushing Tottenham Hotspur 4-0...
  • Liverpool crush Spurs 4-0 to go top of Premier League 30-03-2014 10:40 PM

    England: Liverpool took advantage of an inept defensive display by Tottenham to cruise to a 4-0 win at Anfield on Sunday and return to the top of the Premier League for the first time since December. An eighth straight win for Liverpool was never seriously in doubt from the moment...
  • Title-chasing Liverpool under 'no pressure', says Rodgers 28-03-2014 11:22 PM

    Brendan Rodgers rejected Tim Sherwood's claims that Liverpool may struggle with the pressure of being in the title race when Tottenham Hotspur visit Anfield in the Premier League on Sunday. Second-placed Liverpool, who have 68 points from 31 games, have been the surprise packages in the Premier League this season...
  • Chelsea at a disadvantage in title race, says Mourinho 28-03-2014 08:04 PM

    Chelsea's Premier League title rivals Manchester City and Liverpool enjoy a big advantage at the business end of the season because they are not involved in the Champions League, manager Jose Mourinho said. Leaders Chelsea have seven Premier League games left, compared to nine for 2012 champions City, but face...
  • Liverpool's Sterling can see his dreams coming true 28-03-2014 03:23 PM

    Liverpool's teenage winger Raheem Sterling is confident at least one of his dreams will come true in the next few months with his club challenging for the Premier League title and England manager Roy Hodgson set to announce his World Cup squad. The fleet-footed 19-year-old is not ruling out both...
  • Liverpool hang on to beat Sunderland, keep title dream alive 27-03-2014 08:17 AM

    Liverpool: Liverpool stayed firmly in the hunt for a first league title in 24 years as superb strikes from Steven Gerrard and Daniel Sturridge fired them to a 2-1 win over an obdurate Sunderland side at Anfield on Wednesday. The Merseyside club's seventh successive Premier League victory, achieved without the...
  • Rodgers calls record-equalling Suarez 'remarkable' 23-03-2014 10:18 AM

    Having exhausted most superlatives to describe Luis Suarez, Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers settled for "remarkable" when the Uruguayan equalled Anfield great Robbie Fowler's Premier League scoring record on Saturday. A hat-trick in a 6-3 win at struggling Cardiff City lifted the striker with a devilish reputation to 28 league goals...
  • Luis Suarez scores hat-trick as Liverpool defeat Cardiff City 6-3 22-03-2014 10:53 PM

    Wales: Luis Suarez scored a hat-trick as Liverpool twice came from behind to beat Cardiff City 6-3 in the English Premier League on Saturday. The host took a deserved lead in the ninth minute when Jordon Mutch curled a left-footed strike into the corner. Suarez equalised in the 16th, slotting...
  • Daddy, Liverpool's winning! Come home and watch the game: Heartbreaking tweet from daughter of Chief Steward of Malaysian plane 21-03-2014 10:12 AM

    An emotional and heartbreaking tweet from the daughter of the Chief Steward of the missing Malaysia airliner MH370 moved the Liverpool Football Club so much that it retweeted it to its 2.45 million followers with a personal message and a prayer for the girl. The official account, @LFC, tweeted "This...
  • Sign Rodgers up for long term, Gerrard urges Liverpool 18-03-2014 03:31 PM

    Liverpool: Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has urged the club's American owners to agree a new deal with manager Brendan Rodgers as soon as possible. High-scoring Liverpool are second in the Premier League, four points adrift of Chelsea but with a game in hand, and Gerrard said the Northern Irish manager...
  • Humbled Manchester United slipping into mediocrity 17-03-2014 05:27 PM

    Conceding three penalties to Liverpool at Old Trafford would have usually triggered a furore among Manchester United fans, players and management under any other circumstances but for the humiliating manner in which they lost Sunday's derby. Not even the fiery Wayne Rooney questioned referee Mark Clattenburg's decisions on an afternoon...