Silly idea, right? The fact is, at their respective ends of the pitch, Roberto Firmino and Virgil van Dijk do things others simply cannot. And while each earns plaudits for his individual brilliance, we're beginning to see an undeniable parallel between the two:
Firmino and van Dijk possess the tools to bring out
In June 2013 Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers signed off on a £9 million move for Sunderland's Belgian international ‘keeper. It was a move that was generally heralded at the time by fans and pundits alike. The two hot ‘keeping properties around that era were Asmir Begovic and Mignolet, with the
"I think the biggest strength of strong people is to put people around you who are stronger in specific cases than yourself." - Jürgen Klopp
With these wise words from the gaffer, I would like to welcome you to the second part of my series on LFC's backroom staff. I will continue to take
Liverpool have a history of buying up and coming young footballers from around the world, but some just don't work out. They come into the team and make an impression before fading off into obscurity.
One of these young players is Lazar Markovic. When he signed for Liverpool in the summer of
A sparkling résumé with a lack of senior football has left Dominic Solanke with some lofty expectations in his first season at Liverpool. But beneath the underwhelming numbers on the basic stats sheet, there is plenty of cause for optimism with the young striker, and every reason to be patient in
What a difference 8 days make of you’re a Liverpool fan. Eight days ago we were all celebrating a win over unbeaten Manchester City, a win that many thought would be the catalyst to Liverpool hunting down Manchester City in the race for the Premier League title.
As we’ve seen though
It was an unbelievable clash that took place at Anfield on early Sunday evening between Liverpool and Manchester City, ending with a 4-3 Liverpool win – at last ending Manchester City’s 22 game unbeaten Premier League streak this season. Here are 3 things that could be learned and taken from the game.
Despite a torrid scoring record at Under-23 level, Harry Wilson can't seem to find the right path to break into Liverpool's first team. For all the Welshman's talent, LFC Transfer Room's Graeme Wilkinson (@graeme_wilko) believes he'll have to leave Merseyside to make his name at senior level.
With Philippe Coutinho now
The arrival of Virgil Van Dijk after a long pursuit was the perfect Christmas present for many Liverpool supporters all over the world. No one can deny that the centre-back position has been a problematic one over the past seasons.
It is the general consensus that Liverpool's biggest issue has been
Liverpool took on Manchester City in the Premier League in their first game since the little magician left Anfield for Barcelona. After all the will he, won’t he, many fans were expecting Liverpool to fold again like they did at the Etihad and City to go 18 points clear