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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Report: Lallana Told Southampton to Let Him Go

By Kevin Koczwara

The Adam Lallana saga continues to roll on. Reports say that the Southampton midfielder has told the club he wants to leave St. Mary’s for a new challenge, which presumably means he wants to jump ship and join Liverpool after the World Cup.

Liverpool made a ‘take it or leave it’ offer last week of £25 million last week and it seems like the 27-year-old midfielder is keen on trying to force a move to Anfield.

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Report: Sunderland Still Want Borini

By Kevin Koczwara

Fabio Borini didn’t have much time to make an impact on Liverpool’s squad during his one full season with the club. For one reason or another (mostly injuries) the Italian forward didn’t get a chance to break in and make his mark. So, ahead of last season’s campaign, Brendan Rodgers decided to send the young forward out on loan to Sunderland.

Now the Black Cats are looking to try and lure the  forward back to Sunderland permanently after he helped them stave off relegation. 

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Report: Moreno Move Seems Imminent

By Kevin Koczwara

Liverpool’s long pursuit of a serviceable and reliable left back seems to be reaching its conclusion with Alberto Moreno’s move to Anfield almost complete.

The 21-year-old defender had a standout season at Sevilla, shining in both La Liga and the Europa League, and is reportedly close to finalizing a move to join the Premier League’s runner-ups this summer.

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Southampton Throw Lallana Deal into Doubt with Statement

By Kevin Koczwara

It felt like a forgone conclusion that Adam Lallana will join Liverpool, but as time has gone on the transfer has come into doubt. Liverpool submitted a “final offer” last week for the Southampton midfielder and, despite rumors that the player wants the move to happen, nothing has officially happened. Now, Southampton has released a statement putting the whole transfer into doubt with a statement saying the club does not have to sell the player for any reason.

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It’s Official: Rickie Lambert Joins Liverpool

Rickie Lambert joins his boyhood club. [Photo Courtesy Liverpoolfc.com]

Rickie Lambert joins his boyhood club. [Photo Courtesy Liverpoolfc.com]

By Kevin Koczwara

We all knew it was coming. There was no secret and there were to be no hiccups. Official word took some time, though. This morning Liverpool officially announced Rickie Lambert has signed a two-year deal with the club, completing the £4 million (plus add-ons) move from Southampton to his boyhood club.

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