Champions League Draw Gives Reds a Little of Everything

The potential outcomes for the Champions League group stage draw were as varied as the starting lineups of Rafa Benitez. Reds across the world seemed split about what they wanted from the world’s most elite club competition. Some supporters dreamed of facing European giants while others were content with fishing for Europe’s minnows.

In Monaco on Thursday, Liverpool drew a bit of everything, which should suit them just fine.

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Liverpool v Roma: Events You May Want to Attend

Coming to Boston for the LFC v Roma game? Here is what LFC Boston are up to during that time.

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Tuesday July 22nd

  • Meet fellow LFC fans at our official fan bars: the official home of LFC Boston, the Phoenix Landing and Arc. (NOTE: Arc was formerly called An Tua Nua)
  • Other pubs such as the The FieldLansdowne Pub, and GameOn will also be good places to meet if the Phoenix Landing and Arc are full.

Fan Event

  • With LFC Legends Ian Rush & Robbie Fowler including Q&A, Music, Entertainment, Giveaways & more.
  • Doors: 7pm.  Start: 8pm till late. Venue: GameOn.
  • Open access to all – Just turn up! (NOTE: Venue capacity is 600 patrons)
  • NOTE: This is not an LFC Boston event. It’s a Liverpool FC event. LFC Boston are purely facilitating flow of information on behalf of LFC.
  • After the event we will head back to Arc bar and the Phoenix Landing.

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Liverpool to Play Dortmund in Preseason Friendly

By Kevin Koczwara

Liverpool will host Jurgen Klopp and Borussia Dortmund on August 10 at Anfield in an exhibition match right before the start both teams’ seasons.

The last time Liverpool played Dortmund was 13 years ago in the Champions League. They have played each other only six times in their clubs’ respected histories.

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Ian Ayre Promoted to Liverpool CEO

By Kevin Koczwara

Ian Ayre has his fair of critics (including this writer), but he has been a guiding force for Liverpool’s financial side since being named the club’s Commercial Director in 2007 and then Managing Director in 2011. He’s help broker some of the biggest sponsorship deals in the club’s history and moved it into the 21st century on the business side.

Now, Fenway Sports Group is rewarding Ayre with another promotion. He has reportedly been named CEO of Liverpool FC.

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Liverpool Agree to Emre Can Fee with Bayer Leverkusen

By Kevin Koczwara

Liverpool announced this morning that the club has agreed to a deal in principal with Bayer Leverkusen to sign 20-year-old midfielder Emre Can. The deal has been in the works for weeks, but today the club announced that the player’s release clause had been met and the player is ready to  move to Anfield next season, but before officially making him a member of the squad the club needs to wait for the proper documentation to be completed to officially announce the midfielder’s arrival.

The Guardian reports the transfer price is £9.75 million and that the deal will be finished on July 1.

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Fabio Borini Hopes to Stay With Liverpool

By Kevin Koczwara

Fabio Borini is Brendan Rodgers’ first signing as Liverpool manager. He was a top-priority for Rodgers during the summer of 2012, after he was appointed, and the forward made it known he was determined to repay the manager’s faith by skipping the break he was allowed after taking part in the Euros that summer with Italy.

Things didn’t work out as planned for the former Chelsea youth player with Liverpool. Injuries hampered his first season and then he went out on loan last year. None of this has deterred the 23-year-old, though — not even the rumors that he could soon be leaving. Instead, Borini has said he is determined to make his mark on Liverpool and convince Rodgers he is a vital part of his squad.

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Moreno Watch: Sevilla Will Let the Left Back Leave for the Right Price

By Kevin Koczwara

Liverpool’s pursuit of Seville left back Alberto Moreno continues to move in the right direction for the Reds as Sevilla’s president has said players can leave the club this summer if they want.

Liverpool has reportedly put in a bid for Moreno last week and even included midfielder Suso as a makeweight in the deal, but nothing formal has been announced and Liverpool is still waiting to finalize a deal for the 21-year-old Spanish defender.

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