Tactical analysis: The impossible task of stopping Alexander-Arnold

Tactical analysis: The impossible task of stopping Alexander-Arnold

Liverpool’s march towards a highly anticipated first Premier League title seemed to take a significant step on Sunday evening when they defeated old rivals Manchester United 2-0 at Anfield.  The win saw the Reds extend their lead at the top of the Premier League to 16 points but it didn’t come as so usually seen at Anfield these days. Jurgen Klopp’s men created the best chances of the game against a depleted United side but the scoreline remained on a …
Wolves Vs Liverpool Preview - Molineux challenge is next obstacle for Klopp's men to overcome

Wolves Vs Liverpool Preview - Molineux challenge is next obstacle for Klopp's men to overcome

THE DETAILS Venue – Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton Referee – Michael Oliver Date & Time – Thursday, January 23rd @ 20:00 Current Odds – Wolves 19/4, Draw 14/5, Liverpool 8/13 ________________________________________________________ The unstoppable Reds train clambers on. Next stop, Wolverhampton. Some are predicting this will be our second draw of the season. Will Jurgen Klopp's mighty Redmen drop points at Molineux? It's possible, of course. But it just seems that this Liverpool side is not going to let up until that …
Lustrous Liverpool Maintain Winning Run

Lustrous Liverpool Maintain Winning Run

Liverpool opened up a 16 point lead at the top of the Premier League table with victory a 2-0 victory over their eternal rivals, Manchester United, at Anfield. Goals in either half from Virgil van Dijk and Mohamed Salah gave the Reds a deserved victory in a performance of almost ceaseless dominance, with the final scoreline flattering the beleaguered visitors. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team were the only team to have taken any points off the table toppers in what has …
Liverpool Vs Manchester United Preview - Fortress Anfield to shatter Red Devils again

Liverpool Vs Manchester United Preview - Fortress Anfield to shatter Red Devils again

The details Venue – Anfield, Liverpool Referee – Craig Pawson Date & Time – Sunday, January 19th @ 16:30 Current Odds – Liverpool 2/5, Draw 15/4, Manchester United 6/1 _____________________________________________________________ Anfield welcomes the old enemy this weekend. Manchester United make the short trek from Salford to Merseyside for Sunday evening's clash. No matter the circumstances, this game always makes for a huge occasion. Sometimes the occasion can prove too big for the players. Let's hope that's not the case on Sunday. …
Resolute Liverpool Keep On Their Winning Ways

Resolute Liverpool Keep On Their Winning Ways

Liverpool moved 16 points ahead of second placed Leicester City in the Premier League table with a hard fought 1-0 victory away to Tottenham Hotspur. The win broke a European top five league record, with Jurgen Klopp's charges winning 20 and drawing one of their opening 21 league games. A solitary goal from Roberto Firmino sealed the victory for the Reds, despite a performance that often flitted between sublime and abject. The game was barely a few minutes old when …
From winger to goal-scorer: A tactical look at Sadio Mané’s development

From winger to goal-scorer: A tactical look at Sadio Mané’s development

When Liverpool signed Sadio Mané from Southampton in the summer of 2016, many would have been forgiven for thinking that he would be just another Southampton signing on Merseyside. Around the same time, the Club had signed others from the South coast including Dejan Lovren, Nathaniel Clyne, Adam Lallana and, previously, Rickie Lambert. Some of which failed to live up to their hefty price tags. However, the development of Sadio Mané over the last three years has turned him into …
Spurs Vs Liverpool Preview - Mourinho out to settle a score with Klopp

Spurs Vs Liverpool Preview - Mourinho out to settle a score with Klopp

THE DETAILS Venue – Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London Referee – Martin Atkinson Date & Time – Saturday, January 11th @ 17:30 Current Odds – Spurs 7/2, Draw 10/3, Liverpool 4/6 ________________________________________________________ Liverpool can take another steady step towards league title number 19 this Saturday evening. That 30-year-thirst looks like it just may be quenched at the end of this season. However, there will be plenty more obstacles thrown in The Reds' path. One such hurdle is this visit to Jose …
Young Liverpool Dump Everton Out of FA Cup

Young Liverpool Dump Everton Out of FA Cup

Liverpool advanced to the fourth round of the FA Cup at the expense of their neighbours Everton with a 1-0 Merseyside Derby win at Anfield. A superb goal from Curtis Jones gave the much changed Reds the victory over their fully loaded local rivals, condemning recently hired manager Carlo Ancelotti to his first defeat in charge. Coming in the midst of a busy run of fixtures, manager Jurgen Klopp elected to make a raft of personnel changes, with only James …
Liverpool Vs Everton FA Cup Preview - Klopp's young Reds tasked with tough assignment

Liverpool Vs Everton FA Cup Preview - Klopp's young Reds tasked with tough assignment

The Details Venue - Anfield, Liverpool Referee - Jonathan Moss Date & Time - Sunday, January 5th @ 16:01 Current Odds - Liverpool 17/20, Draw 29/10, Everton 29/10 _________________________________________________________________ The romance of the cup, eh? While I would love to see us win it in May, Jurgen Klopp and his team currently have far bigger fish to fry in the second half of this glorious season. Still, no-one wants to lose a local derby in the cup, do they? Let's …
Lustrous Liverpool Maintain Healthy League Lead

Lustrous Liverpool Maintain Healthy League Lead

Liverpool maintained their 13 point lead at the top of the Premier League table with a 2-0 victory over Sheffield United at Anfield. Goals in each half from Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane sufficed for the Reds in a performance of irrepressible control which saw them keep their fifth consecutive league clean sheet. James Milner was a late addition to the team, with Naby Keita injuring his groin in the warm up, but the alternation done nothing to slow the …
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