Mohamed Salah leads the Premier League for open play chances created this season but a lack of secondary chances hints at Liverpool's attacking problems One of the issues which many fans believe is hampering Liverpool this season is that their usual top scorer Mohamed Salah is playing in wider areas than in the past.
Stefan Bajcetic has revealed the words he and Bobby Clark exchanged before they came on to make their Premier League debuts for Liverpool against Bournemouth on Saturday. With the Reds 7-0 up in the 70th minute, Jurgen Klopp took the opportunity to give Bajcetic his competitive club debut, with the Spaniard replacing Jordan Henderson.
Harvey Elliott broke down in tears after dedicating his goal in Liverpool's 9-0 win over Bournemouth to his grandmother, who sadly died earlier this week. The 19-year-old scored his first in the Premier League in the sixth minute of Saturday afternoon's rout, curling home a lovely left-footed effort.
Darwin Nunez was shown a straight red card after an altercation with Joachim Andersen in Liverpool’s 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace, but Harvey Elliott says the Uruguayan shouldn’t take all of the blame. The striker failed to take a number of chances to score on his Anfield debut, and his frustrations grew further when Andersen became increasingly physical with him in the second half.
Harvey Elliott has put pen to paper on a new five-year contract at Anfield Harvey Elliott has admitted he feels more like a "first-team player" after signing a new five-year contract at Liverpool. The 19-year-old has been rewarded for his exponential rise with a new and improved contract until 2027, which comes just 12 months after penning his last deal.
Harvey Elliott has described his latest Liverpool contract as a signal he is “more of a first-team player,” as he sets his sights on a career-long stay at Anfield. Just over a year on from last putting pen to paper, Elliott has signed a new five-year deal with Liverpool, tying him to his beloved club until 2027.
Liverpool signed Thiago Alcântara in 2020 but although he's proved to be an elite performer, he hasn't always been available to feature for Jürgen Klopp's outfit. Liverpool decided to take a risk in the summer of 2020. The Reds invested in a midfielder who was unquestionably elite, having acquired a wealth of trophies throughout his illustrious career, but there was one major negative attached to his profile.
While the scoreboard at Fulham reflected a draw, the feeling around the result was one akin to a defeat and Jordan Henderson knows there are “no excuses” from Liverpool. To say it was not Liverpool’s day on Saturday would be an understatement, the Reds just never clicked into gear and seized control away from Fulham.
Curtis Jones has flattered to deceive since entering the first team set up at Liverpool, but he’s backing himself to have his best season to date this term. Speaking to LFCTV, Jones revealed that he is the “sharpest [he's] ever been” heading into the new season with Liverpool.
Manchester City face the Reds on Saturday at Leicester City's King Power Stadium Jurgen Klopp has detailed a fresh injury concern for Liverpool after their 1-0 defeat to RB Salzburg on Wednesday. Benjamin Sesko scored the only goal of the game for the Austrian side as the Merseyside club played their final match ahead of Saturday's Community Shield against Manchester City.
Teenage right-back Isaac Mabaya has been one of the standout academy talents for Liverpool throughout pre-season, and the youngster is now eager for more. Mabaya was a surprise call-up to the first-team squad during the first week of pre-season, and has benefited from injury to Calvin Ramsay to enjoy a consistent role.
Red Bull Salzburg vs Liverpool TV channel, live stream details, LFCTV info and early team news Liverpool will this evening play their penultimate pre-season friendly as preparations continue towards the start of the 2022/23 campaign. With Manchester City to come this weekend in the Community Shield, Jurgen Klopp's side will hope to once again impress during the current off-season period.
The impact of Liverpool’s trophy parade on the squad was huge, and Ibrahima Konate was briefly left speechless when he was asked to reflect on the day. When the Reds returned to Merseyside having failed to clinch a seventh European Cup, many players expected the turnout for their planned trophy parade to be lacklustre.
Former Liverpool defender and pundit Jason McAteer believes Fabio Carvalho has shades of Philippe Coutinho in his game after watching him during the Reds' tour of Asia this summer. Carvalho joined the Reds this summer from Fulham, with whom he won the Championship title. He scored eleven goals and got eight assists in 40 appearances for the London side.
Harvey Davies enjoyed an “incredibly proud moment” as he made his first outing for the Liverpool senior side on Friday, and has vowed not to “slow down.” With Alisson sidelined and Caoimhin Kelleher not travelling due to injury, Jurgen Klopp handed Adrian a starting spot for the second pre-season friendly of the summer.
Luke Chambers was one of five youngsters to be given his “first taste” of senior football as Liverpool lost 4-0 to Man United, with the 17-year-old eager for more. Though the Reds pre-season opener ended in a frustrating defeat, it was still a productive evening in Bangkok as 32 players got minutes in the tank.
Fabio Carvalho made his unofficial debut for Liverpool on Tuesday as he started the 4-0 friendly loss to Man United, describing it as a “bittersweet moment.” Carvalho was among the first lineup of the summer as the Reds took on United in Bangkok, with Jurgen Klopp naming three different XIs for the pre-season opener.
Liverpool vs Manchester United TV channel, live stream details, LFCTV and MUTV info and early team news It doesn't matter whether it's a huge Premier League clash or a pre-season encounter - there is no match quite like Liverpool v Manchester United. "We don't play friendlies," said Jurgen Klopp when asked about the fixture on his arrival in Thailand on Sunday morning.
With Joe Gomez putting pen to paper on a new five-year contract at Liverpool, the centre-back has revealed two key reasons for his decision to stay. Gomez ended speculation over a move to Aston Villa by agreeing a new deal with Liverpool that will keep him at Anfield until 2027, beyond his 30th birthday.