Neil Patterson hosts the fortnightly AI Writers Football Show as he invites writers from Anfield Index to come on and review the best topical articles on the website. The discussions lead onto the topics themselves regarding all things Liverpool FC.
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AI Writers Episode 135: Origi Inspired Reds
Tom Holmes and Leanne Prescott are joined by Scott Groom to discuss his article on how Divock Origi epitomises everything that Klopp's Liverpool represent, as he was the catalyst for an incredible comeback against Barcelona. The panel also discuss Henry Jackson's article about Fabinho and Henderson being standouts, as well as discussing some of the other aspects of an incredible week for Liverpool Football Club.
Leanne Prescott and Tom Holmes are joined by Ash Hebs to discuss his article on the rollercoaster title race that Liverpool are involved in and how this team have set themselves up brilliantly for the final sprint. The panel also discuss the form of Fabinho and his role as the bully at the base of the midfield.
Tom Holmes and Leanne Prescott were joined by Dave Comerford to discuss Alisson’s impact this season and potential areas for improvement. The panel also delve into the divisive nature of Jordan Henderson, assessing his recent performances and what the future holds.
AI Writers Episode 132 - Fabtastic Fabinho The Key To The Midfield
Tom Holmes and Leanne Prescott are joined by Joe Norton and Henry Jackson to discuss Joe's article on Fabinho and his role in Liverpool's midfield, following his absence against Spurs. The panel also discuss whether tiredness and fixture congestion will play a part in what's shaping up to be an incredibly tight title race against Man City.
AI Writers Episode 131 - Liverpool's Two-Pronged Approach
Leanne Prescott and Tom Holmes are joined by Dave Comerford and Adam Petruccione to discuss Dave's article on Liverpool's approach to the end of the season, as they look to maintain the fight across two fronts - domestic and Europe. The panel also debate Adam's article on the ushering out of the old guard and whether the older squad players are preventing younger players from breaking into the team.
Hosts Tom Holmes and Leanne Prescott are joined by Alex Barilaro to discuss his article on the size of Liverpool's squad and how the understudies filling in for the regulars are repaying the manager's trust. The panel also discuss how that fits into Henry Jackson's article about the club's mentality and how much stronger the team have been in dealing with setbacks this season.
AI Writers Episode 129 - Liverpool's Full-Throttle Full-Backs
Hosts Leanne Prescott and Tom Holmes are joined by Stefan Vasilev and Scott Groom to discuss Stefan's article on Liverpool's sensational full-backs, and dive a little more into how important Robertson and Alexander-Arnold are to the side. The panel also discuss Scott's article concerning the future of Divock Origi, as they contrast his promising talent with the harsh realities of his situation at the club.
Hosts Leanne Prescott and Tom Holmes discuss Henry Jackson’s article on how integral Roberto Firmino is to Liverpool, with the Brazilian key to seeing the team hit top form. Also discussed is Scott Groom’s analysis of Gini Wijnaldum and how he embodies Klopp’s transfer strategy.
AI Writers: Episode 127 - Joe Gomez & His Growing Influence
Hosts Leanne Prescott and Tom Holmes were joined by Adam Petruccione to discuss Joe Gomez and his ongoing injury. The panel delve into the manner of his injury in light of Nathaniel Clyne’s January loan and the impact it’s had on Klopp’s side while evaluating the PR aspect of announcements surrounding the longevity of his absence.
AI Writers Episode 126: The Defensive Depth Discussion
Host Tom Holmes is joined by Scott Groom and Luke Chandley to discuss Scott's article on the defence and how its lack of depth is the biggest issue that Klopp has in the squad right now. The panel also dig into Luke's article on the pressures of the title race and how this week will have affected both teams as the race hots up.
Co-hosts Leanne Prescott and Tom Holmes were joined by Ayon Anwar to discuss the flexibility and versatility of Liverpool’s current side, both from a tactical and personnel perspective. The panel also look at Scott Groom’s article on how Firmino and Mane’s contributions are far more than just numbers.
AI Writers Episode 124: The Hope That Doesn't Kill
Co-hosts Leanne Prescott and Tom Holmes were joined by Karl Coppack and Alex Barilaro to discuss links tipping Philippe Coutinho with a return to Anfield. The panel also look at the current campaign and why fans should be enjoying the run rather than worrying over how it ends.
Co-hosts Tom Holmes and Leanne Prescott were joined by Ash Hebs and Dave Comerford to discuss Mohamed Salah’s influence within the Liverpool side and its extension beyond just goals. The panel also examine whether the Reds can withstand the pressure and pip City to the title, focusing on the upcoming fixtures and need for a response following defeat at The Etihad.