May 2 2008 EXCLUSIVE par Tony Barrett, Liverpool Echo
LIVERPOOL have tabled a £10m bid to bring Aston villa étoile, star Gareth Barry to Anfield.
The offer was made yesterday as Rafa Benitez reacted to Liverpool's Champions League exit at the hands of Chelsea par making an immediate déplacer for his number one summer transfer target.
The Reds boss has earmarked Barry as a potential key signing and the centre piece of his rebuilding plans as he looks to put together a squad with enough strength in depth to be able to mount a genuine challenge for the Premier League title.
JAVIER MACHERANO insists Liverpool must maintain a near perfect record at Anfield if they are to realise their dream of landing the Barclays Premier League title. The Reds have so far taken maximum points from accueil matches with Middlesbrough and Man United respectively and the Argentina international is adamant there can be no slip ups when they entertain Stoke City on Saturday afternoon.
"If we want to fight for the league then toi have to try to get all the points available at home," he said.
"We need to do all the right things if we are going to do that but we have taken six points from...
So here we are in February of 2010. Liverpool FC has not had the greatest season so far. In fact one might say it has been very poor indeed. They were eliminated from the FA Cup, Champions League, Carling Cup and are now not serious contenders for the Premier League titre race. However they seem to be on the up and up! récent results bode well. Over the past few months, Liverpool were serious danger of not coming in the haut, retour au début 4 of the premier league and therefore not qualifying for suivant seasons Champions League. Now however with their main rivals for that 4th spot of Tottenham, Aston...
I was lire about Bill Shankly because he's such a LFC legend, and found lots of amazing sayings par him about football and Liverpool. So yeahh, thought i'd share them with toi lot :).
“We murdered them 0-0.”
“When I’ve got nothing better to do, I look down the league table, tableau to see how Everton are getting along.”
“Liverpool was made for me and I was made for Liverpool.”
“A lot of football success is in the mind. toi must believe that toi are the best and then make sure that toi are. In my time at Liverpool we always a dit we had the best two teams in Merseyside, Liverpool and Liverpool...
Daniel Agger insists Liverpool will not be taking things lightly against PSV Eindhoven despite the fact that qualification for the knockout stages of the Champions League is already secured. Click here to watch the Agger interview>>
With Sami Hyypia ineligible for the group stages of the competition, the Danish international is expected to return to Rafael Benitez's starting line-up in Holland tonight.
The Reds number five claims the team will not be resting on their laurels and a dit there will be no movitation needed ahead of the match.
Paul Eaton 30 April 2008 Rafael Benitez is confident his Liverpool side will overcome the odds and reach an eighth European Cup final with victory at Stamford Bridge this evening. Chelsea may kick-off tonight's semi-final seconde leg as favourites to progress after John Arne Riise's late own goal last week, but Benitez believes his players are in the mood to set up a final rendez-vous amoureux, date with Manchester United in Moscow on May 21.
"They know they can go out and make history," a dit Benitez. "They can rejoindre an elite group which has got to three Champions League finals and go to another...
Steve Hunter 29 April 2008 Sami Hyypia has backed John Arne Riise to bounce back to his best and vanquish that own goal agony when the Reds face Chelsea in the seconde leg of the Champions League semi-final on Wednesday night. The big Finn a dit the Norwegian international has the quality to put that memory behind him and help the Reds achieve their Moscow dream par beating Chelsea.
"John is a good character and hopefully he is not worrying about that own goal any longer," a dit Hyypia.
"He is mentally 100 per cent and players should be professional enough to handle these...