STEVEN GERRARD

  • Liverpool's Champions League hopes take another hit with a 0-0 draw at West Brom 2 days ago

    Liverpool's chances of qualifying for the Champions League took another hit with a 0-0 draw at West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Saturday. Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard played in his 500th Premier League match but it ended in disappointment, with Jordon Ibe coming closest to snatching victory for the...
  • Steven Gerrard return hands Liverpool boss selection headache March 20, 2015

    Leaving a fit Steven Gerrard out of a Liverpool team to face Manchester United would until recently have been considered an act of madness, but it is a genuine dilemma facing boss Brendan Rodgers on Sunday. The Liverpool captain came back from injury as a second-half substitute in Liverpool's 1-0 win...
  • Steven Gerrard accuses Mario Balotelli of disrespect after penalty swipe February 20, 2015

    London: Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard accused team mate Mario Balotelli of showing disrespect after the Italian found himself at the centre of controversy despite scoring a winning penalty against Besiktas on Thursday. Balotelli stroked the ball home in the 85th minute to secure a 1-0 win at Anfield but only after...
  • Substitute Balotelli grabs late Liverpool winner against Tottenham February 11, 2015

    Liverpool: Mario Balotelli came off the bench to grab a late winning goal for Liverpool in a 3-2 victory over Tottenham in the Premier League on Tuesday, boosting his team's chances of hauling in its rivals for Champions League qualification. Out of favor at Anfield in recent months, Balotelli entered in...
  • EPL: Liverpool, Everton play out goalless Merseyside derby February 8, 2015

    Liverpool and Everton played out a goalless draw in a subdued Merseyside derby at Goodison Park in Saturday's late Premier League match. The draw damages Liverpool's Champions League hopes. They are four points behind fourth-placed Manchester United, who can move further away from Brendan Rodgers' side with a win against West...
  • Liverpool come from behind to beat Bolton 2-1 in FA Cup February 5, 2015

    Bolton: Philippe Coutinho struck a stoppage-time winner for Liverpool as they beat Bolton 2-1 in the FA Cup fourth round replay on Wednesday. Last season's Premier League runners-up were on the verge of exiting the competition after Eidur Gudjohnsen converted a second-half penalty in the 59th minute. However, Raheem Sterling struck in...
  • Steven Gerrard could manage Liverpool one day: Daniel Sturridge January 30, 2015

    London: Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is convinced that outgoing captain Steven Gerrard will one day become manager at the Anfield. Sturridge, who looks to make his return from a five-month injury lay-off on Saturday, has not played with Gerrard since the revelation that the long-time Liverpool captain will join Los Angeles...
  • Jose Mourinho jokes about possible loan bid for Steven Gerrard January 21, 2015

    Liverpool: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has joked that he could try to sign Steven Gerrard on loan next season following the former England captain's departure from Liverpool. Gerrard has agreed to sign for MLS side Los Angeles Galaxy in the United States. When asked if he would try to persuade Gerrard to...
  • Steven Gerrard is irreplaceable for Liverpool: Luis Suarez January 10, 2015

    Barcelona: Barcelona star Luis Suarez on Saturday warned Liverpool that Major League Soccer-bound Steven Gerrard is "irreplaceable", but backed the club captain to return to Anfield in the future. The 27-year-old striker Suarez valued his close relationship with the 34-year-old Gerrard during his spell at Merseyside - crediting the skipper with...
  • Gerrard's Liverpool exit will leave a void, says Rodgers January 8, 2015

    Steven's Gerrard's departure to LA Galaxy at the end of the season will leave a void at Liverpool but will open the door for others, manager Brendan Rodgers said on Thursday. The 34-year-old captain, who has spent his entire career at Anfield and is worshipped by the fans, agreed this week...
  • Steven Gerrard move part of new wave of imports to MLS January 8, 2015

    Major League Soccer enters its 20th season with Steven Gerrard, the latest high-profile signing completing an 18 month deal with the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday, as a new wave of foreign players head to North American shores. It is no surprise that it was Galaxy who made the move, and...
  • Steven Gerrard confirms he will join LA Galaxy January 7, 2015

    Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard confirmed on Wednesday that he will join MLS champions LA Galaxy in July on an 18-month deal. "The time's right for myself and my family for the change, for the fresh challenge," the 34-year-old told the Los Angeles Times. "I want to finish my career very strong....
  • I would have signed new deal in the summer, says Steven Gerrard January 7, 2015

    Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has said he would have agreed to stay at the club if he had been offered a new contract in the close season. The 34-year-old announced last week he would leave at the end of this season and move to Major League Soccer in the United States...
  • Steven Gerrard gives Liverpool 2-1 win at FA Cup January 6, 2015

    London: Steven Gerrard gave Liverpool fans an instant reminder of what they'll be missing next season. Playing in his first game since announcing he will leave the club this summer, Gerrard scored twice to give Liverpool a surprisingly hard-fought 2-1 win over fourth-tier Wimbledon on Monday in the third round of...
  • Fewer Liverpool starts reason for quitting: Steven Gerrard January 4, 2015

    London: Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard had said the main reason for quitting his boyhood club was the fear of becoming a bit-part player. In a conversation with manager Brendan Rodgers, the Liverpool legend was informed that he would not start every game. After 17 years of playing for the senior team, Gerrard...
  • Steven Gerrard close to deal with LA Galaxy: report January 4, 2015

    Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard is close to signing an 18-month contract with Major League Soccer's (MLS) Los Angeles Galaxy, ESPN reported on Saturday. Earlier, captain Gerrard told Liverpool's TV channel that he would be moving to MLS at the end of the season but had yet to finalise a deal with...
  • Steven Gerrard moving to US but yet to decide on club January 4, 2015

    London: Captain Steven Gerrard will join a US Major League Soccer team when he quits Liverpool at the end of the season but has yet to commit to a club, he said on Saturday. The former England skipper announced on Friday that he was ending his time at Anfield and moving...
  • Captain, hero, legend- Steven Gerrard will forever be the Reds' man January 4, 2015

    Steven Gerrard has decided to call time at his stint in English football. The legendary Liverpool captain has decided to leave at the end of the season and continue his career most probably in the MLS league in the United States. The name Steven Gerrard redefines loyalty. There are not many...
  • Wanted Steven Gerrard to stay at Anfield: Brendan Rodgers January 3, 2015

    Liverpool: Manager Brendan Rodgers Saturday insisted that Liverpool FC did all it could to keep captain Steven Gerrard at Anfield. Gerrard's glittering 16-year Anfield career will come to an end in May when he leaves to join an undisclosed team in Major League Soccer (MLS) in the United States, having said...
  • David Moyes opens La Liga door for Steven Gerrard January 3, 2015

    Former Manchester United manager David Moyes has told Steven Gerrard he would be welcomed at Real Sociedad next season if the outgoing Liverpool midfielder fancies a La Liga swansong. "He has had a great career for his club and for England and he will be very difficult to replace. If he...
  • Liverpool losing 'red heartbeat' in Steven Gerrard, says Rafa Benitez January 3, 2015

    Liverpool will be losing their "red heartbeat" when captain Steven Gerrard quits the club at the end of the season, 2005 Champions League-winning manager Rafa Benitez said on Friday. "After hearing the news today that Steven will leave Liverpool ... I wanted to wish him all the best for the future...
  • Iron-willed Steven Gerrard among Liverpool's greatest January 2, 2015

    London: It is testament to Steven Gerrard's ability that his Liverpool career will be remembered for heroic acts of willpower that ensured no deficit was irretrievable and no opponent unbeatable, rather than the league title that eluded him. There was surprise when he announced on Friday that this season would be...
  • Reactions to Steven Gerrard leaving Liverpool January 2, 2015

    Steven Gerrard announced on Friday that he will leave Liverpool at the end of the season, 17 years after making his debut for the Premier League club. Following is reaction to the news. Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers: "As a player he is immense and the influence he has on games should never be...
  • Steven Gerrard to leave Liverpool at the end of 2014-15 season January 2, 2015

    Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard will leave the club at the end of the season but will not play for a rival. The 34-year-old midfielder made the announcement on Friday midway through a season when he has no longer been a guaranteed starter. Gerrard said he's "making the announcement now so the manager...
  • Steven Gerrard to quit Liverpool at the end of season: reports January 2, 2015

    Former England skipper Steven Gerrard is set to announce that he will leave Liverpool at the end of the season, according to media reports. The BBC and Sky Sports were among several media outlets that suggested the 34-year-old midfielder would be moving to a US Major League Soccer club. Manager Brendan Rodgers...
  • Leicester come from behind to hold Liverpool to a 2-2 draw January 1, 2015

    Liverpool: Two second-half goals in two minutes by David Nugent and Jeffrey Schlupp gave bottom-place Leicester a Premier League point in a 2-2 draw against Liverpool on Thursday. Steven Gerrard converted two controversial first-half penalties in the 17th and 40th minutes at Anfield as Brendan Rodgers' team took control of the...
  • Steven Gerrard urges Raheem Sterling to stay at Liverpool December 19, 2014

    London: Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has called on young striker Raheem Sterling to continue his impressive development by staying hungry and remaining at the Anfield. Sterling, whose contract expires in 2017, has so far turned down Liverpool's opening offer of an extended, improved deal, reports telegraph.co.uk. "I hope he signs a new...
  • Liverpool crash out of Champions League after meek show against Basel December 10, 2014

    Geneva: Liverpool's decline and fall from the European elite was confirmed on Tuesday, as Basel held the hosts to a 1-1 draw at Anfield to reach the last 16 of the Champions League. The five-time European champion trailed Fabian Frei's 25th-minute strike, and had substitute Lazar Markovic sent off in the...
  • EPL: Liverpool held by Sunderland at Anfield December 6, 2014

    Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers' decision to rest Steven Gerrard failed to pay dividends as even the Liverpool captain's emergence off the bench failed to inspire his side to break down a resolute Sunderland with their Premier League match finishing 0-0 Saturday. Liverpool's must-win Champions League tie at home to Basle on Tuesday,...
  • Steven Gerrard scores as Liverpool beat Leicester City 3-1 December 3, 2014

    Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard made a goal-scoring return to the starting lineup as his team came from behind to beat 10-man Leicester 3-1 in the Premier League on Tuesday. The 34-year-old midfielder, who is yet to sign a contract for next season, powered in the decisive second goal in the 54th...