ANFIELD

  • Champions Manchester City host title pretenders Liverpool August 23, 2014

    Liverpool's regrets about missing out on a first English league title for 24 years last season will be stronger than ever on Monday when they visit champions Manchester City, who pipped them by two points. The meeting of last term's top two is the highlight of the weekend Premier League programme,...
  • 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 27yearold Uruguayan, who was expelled from the World Cup and...
  • Luis Suarez surprised by Liverpool's success April 25, 2014

    Liverpool: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has been surprised by the club's success this season, given the financial clout of bigger-spending Premier League rivals. The Reds are five points clear of Chelsea, who they play at Anfield on Sunday, with three games remaining and the Uruguayan said a first league title since...
  • Liverpool crush Spurs 4-0 to go top of Premier League March 30, 2014

    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 Luis...
  • Liverpool's unbeaten start ends, Everton's remains in Premier League September 21, 2013

    London: Southampton ended Liverpool's unbeaten start to the Premier League season on Saturday as Dejan Lovren clinched a 1-0 victory at Anfield. The Croatia defender headed in the winner in the 54th minute to end Liverpool's 12-match unbeaten league run spanning this season and last. This was Liverpool's final match before striker...
  • Daniel Sturridge fires Liverpool to win in EPL opener August 17, 2013

    Liverpool: Simon Mignolet saved a late penalty on his Liverpool debut to secure a 10 win over Stoke in the Premier League on Saturday, with Daniel Sturridge grabbing the winner to prove there's life to the team's strikeforce after Luis Suarez. Sturridge smashed home the goal in the 37th minute,...
  • Man Utd, Liverpool fans move to protect historic homes April 26, 2013

    London: Supporters of Premier League rivals Manchester United and Liverpool took action on Friday to ensure their clubs remained at their historic homes of Old Trafford and Anfield. Fans have applied to their local councils to register the two grounds as "Assets of Community Value". If approved, the designation would give...
  • Liverpool's Lucas rewarded with new longterm contract April 11, 2013

    Liverpool: Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva signed a new longterm contract on Wednesday, underlining his importance to the Premier League club after returning from a lengthy injury absence this season. Lucas, who had a mixed start to his Anfield career, became a fans' favourite with a string of dynamic displays before he...
  • Liverpool up to seasonhigh 8th with Fulham win December 23, 2012

    Liverpool: Stewart Downing scored his first Premier League goal for Liverpool in a comfortable 40 victory over a lackluster Fulham on Saturday that lifted the Anfield club to a seasonhigh eighth. The England winger, who has been confined mostly to the Europa League, conceded last week he might have to leave...
  • Aston Villa stun Liverpool with 31 win at Anfield December 15, 2012

    Liverpool: Aston Villa brought Liverpool's recent resurgence in the English Premier League to a crashing end by winning 31 at Anfield on Saturday, with Christian Benteke capping a powerful display with goals in each half. The strapping Belgium international, who is starting to make a name for himself following his...
  • Liverpool's 150millionpound plan for Anfield October 15, 2012

    London: Liverpool are staying at Anfield and plan to expand its capacity to 60,000 after scrapping plans for a new stadium in nearby Stanley Park, the club announced on Monday. The redevelopment would cost around 150 million pounds and the announcement brings to an end the decadelong saga of whether...
  • Suarez gets longterm Liverpool extension August 8, 2012

    London: Uruguay striker Luis Suarez is to stay at Liverpool after signing a new longterm contract, the Premier League club confirmed on Tuesday. "To sign a new contract with Liverpool is unbelievable for me," Suarez told the club website. "I am happy off the pitch because the people of Liverpool are good...