Sundays win over Manchester City could prove to be crucial in deciding where the title ends up. It was a game that had everything. A rampaging Liverpool team that ripped City apart for the first twenty-five minutes. A comeback from the visitors that rocked the home team and truly tested their spirit and character and an amazing winner from a little Brazilian magician. It was an appropriate way to mark the ninety-six lives lost at Hillsborough. A tragedy that will be twenty-five years old on Tuesday April 15th. Continue reading →
Last Sunday’s 2-1 win over West Ham United at Upton Park was yet another landmark victory for Liverpool in a season of sublime strikes, (at times) dreadful defending and staggering statistics. In one way it was just another three Premier League points gained. In another way, it was another massive hurdle jumped in this most barnstorming of campaigns. The simple fact it was Liverpool’s ninth win on the bounce illustrates how well Liverpool has been performing of late. Continue reading →
There are many questions surrounding LFC this offseason, but perhaps the most important is whether or not a top four finish is even a realistic goal for the club in the 2012-13 season. On the face of it, Liverpool would have needed 18 additional points to have finished the 2011-12 season tied with Arsenal, leaving Spurs in fifth place with 69. Unfortunately there is no shortage of matches one can point to where Liverpool “dropped” points last season, the question remains whether or not Liverpool can do better next season than four out of the seven teams that finished ahead of them in 2011-2012. Continue reading →
Liverpool is 90 minutes away from a visit to Wembley Stadium for the League Cup final.
All the squad has to do is hold off Manchester City for 90 minutes and preserve the one goal aggregate lead. The club that survives the trip to Anfield on Wednesday will be facing Cardiff City, who shocked Crystal Palace in the second leg of the other semi-final to prevail on penalty kicks. Continue reading →
Liverpool entered todays game looking to close the gap on league leaders Manchester City to eight points. The timid and blunt attacking performance will discount Liverpool from winning the league this season as well as give their fellow fourth place competitors hope. Continue reading →