Liverpool v Man City - The First Hurdle

Liverpool v Man City - The First Hurdle

We all know that the community shield is little more than a glorified friendly, but when two particular sides collide, sometimes it brings a little more needle and attention. Not since the days of Fergie’s Manchester United & Arsene’s Arsenal, have we seen such a long running duel between two English domestic sides. City are without doubt the recent victors overall, but Liverpool remain that relentless element in their side. The on going transfer window has seen both sides evolve …
Big Man Centre Forward: The Next Step In Liverpool's Evolution

Big Man Centre Forward: The Next Step In Liverpool's Evolution

The attacking trident of Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, and Sadio Mane has served Liverpool extremely well over the course of the last four years. But now, after umpteen defences burned and English and Champions League medals in their back pockets, the time feels right to break up the forward threesome. The Reds have now drawn a blank in three consecutive Premier League games and their attack has been culpable for this toothlessness. In times gone by, any responsibility for the …
How Erling Haaland can be the next evolutionary step for Liverpool

How Erling Haaland can be the next evolutionary step for Liverpool

There is a popular cliche in football that if you are standing still, you are going backwards. It alludes to the fact that time never stands still; and that football, like other sports, is cyclical.  In industry, continuous improvement principles are applied: just because something is working well, it doesn’t mean it will always remain the case or cannot be improved upon. It is under constant review, with adaptations or changes implemented where necessary, be they process, structural or mechanical.  …

"He would be an incredible fit" - RB Salzburg boss believes Haaland is ideal for Klopp's Reds

Red Bull Salzburg boss Jesse Marsch believes that the club's former striker, Erling Haaland, would be an ideal signing for Jürgen Klopp's Liverpool. Haaland made his name at RB Salzburg this season with 16 goals and four assists in just 14 Austrian Bundesliga appearances. Haaland also managed a brilliant 10 goals and one assist for Marsch's side in this season's Champions League through the qualifiers and group stage. The 19-year-old Norwegian striker then moved to Borussia Dortmund in January. In …
Erling Haaland - Red Bull Salzburg's MVP

Erling Haaland - Red Bull Salzburg's MVP

Not since The Big Show emerged from underneath the ring at St. Valentine's Day Massacre pay-per-view show in 1999 has a big man had such an impact on his debut. Erling Braut Haaland made his Champions League debut for Red Bull Salzburg against Genk with all eyes on him after bossing the Austrian Bundesliga.  He walked off 72 minutes later having delivered a message to all of Europe.  The 19-year-old netted a first-half treble as the Austrians ran out 6-2 …