Found November 30, 2011 on A Different League:
PLAYERS: Kenny Dalglish
Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish has praised striker Craig Bellamy for his performance in the Reds 2-0 Carling Cup win over Chelsea, The Telegraph reports. Bellamy's close friend Gary Speed died 48 hours ago after committing suicide at his home. The Welsh forward was removed from the Liverpool squad to face Manchester City on Sunday, but was back for last night's tie. An outstanding performance from Bellamy saw him assist both goals for Maxi Rodriguez and Martin Kelly. Dalglish was pleased with the character that Bellamy showed in the win and praised the Welshman. Bellamy rega

Vote: How Should Kenny Dalglish Replace Lucas in Liverpool's Midfield?

Liverpool's greatest fears were confirmed Thursday when Lucas was ruled out for the rest of the season with an ACL injury. Manager Kenny Dalglish has several options as he looks to compensate for the loss of his most influential midfielder. The 24-year-old Brazilian had been in outstanding form over the last 18 months, but now faces at least six months on the sidelines. This...

Enrique: Reds will be ready

Less than 50 hours after the final whistle of an exhilarating but energy-sapping 1-1 draw with Manchester City, Kenny Dalglish's side will run out again at Stamford Bridge. Changes to the starting line-up are inevitable, but some of the players who featured at Anfield on Sunday will be required as the Reds go in search of the second victory over Chelsea, who have had an extra...

Lucas ruled out for rest of the season

Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva has been ruled out of the rest of the season with a knee injury. The Brazil international was carried off on a stretcher in the second half of the Reds' 2-0 Carling Cup quarter-final win at Chelsea on Tuesday. Manager Kenny Dalglish's worst fears were confirmed after a scan revealed damage to the anterior cruciate ligament in the player...

Liverpool Boss Dalglish Continues To Fume Over Fixture Scheduling

Chelsea Liverpool Manchester City Kenny DalglishLiverpool boss Kenny Dalglish has called the scheduling of Tuesday’s Carling Cup quarter-final away to Chelsea as “irresponsible”.read more

Dalglish praises ´fantastic´ Bellamy

Kenny Dalglish praised the attitude of Craig Bellamy after the grieving forward played a key role in Liverpool’s Carling Cup...

Liverpool Club Focus - Lucas injury overshadows Carling Cup progression

In-form Liverpool reached their first League Cup semi-final since 2005 after Kenny Dalglish’s side cruised to an impressive 2-0 victory over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday. The Merseysiders will now face Premier League leaders Manchester City over two legs in the last-four of the competition and the winner of that tie will set up a Wembley final against either Crystal Palace...

Bellamy Set For Liverpool Recall To Face Chelsea In Cup

Chelsea Liverpool Manchester City Kenny DalglishCraig Bellamy is in line for a Liverpool recall against Chelsea in tonight’s Carling Cup more

Lucas aided by Wembley target

The Reds' last piece of silverware came when they beat West Ham in the 2006 FA Cup at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium. Liverpool's last appearance at Wembley came a decade before that when they were beaten by Manchester United in the final. "You can see from the first game we played in the Carling Cup (at League One strugglers Exeter) we take the competition really...

Liverpool Chiefs Show Full Support To Jones Family

Liverpool Kenny DalglishLiverpool showed total support to Brad Jones and his family following the loss of his son more

Craig Bellamy Honors Fallen Friend Gary Speed With Standout Performance in Win Over Chelsea

Craig Bellamy paid tribute to his deceased friend and mentor Gary Speed with a man-of-the-match performance Tuesday. The Welsh winger set-up both goals in Liverpool's 2-0 win over Chelsea, marking an emotional return to the lineup following Speed's tragic death. The Wales national team manager was found dead at his home Sunday morning in an apparent case of suicide. Reds...

Speed's former clubs to pay respects

English football will pay its respects to Wales manager Gary Speed this weekend following his death at the age of 42. Former clubs Leeds, Newcastle, Everton and Sheffield United will all celebrate the former midfielder's life before their home games. Leeds, where Speed began his professional career and also won a league title, announced on Wednesday that they will name a new...

Liverpool Live Blog: Reds Look to Conquer Stamford Bridge Again, Advance to Carling Cup Semifinals

12:00 a.m. ET: It was only two days ago that Liverpool pushed Manchester City to the brink of its first league defeat of the season. Now the Reds face their second trip to Stamford Bridge in 10 days. The Carling Cup quarterfinal between Liverpool and Chelsea test the depth of both squads. Kenny Dalglish criticized the FA for scheduling the game so soon after Sunday's game, but...

Liverpool eye £20m Spanish striker to solve goalscoring problems

Liverpool are reportedly interested in the services of prolific Valencia striker Roberto Soldado, according to The Metro. Soldado, who came through the youth system at Real Madrid before moving on to Getafe and subsequently Valencia, has netted eight goals from 13 La Liga appearances this season, following on from a successful term last year that has seen him interest the likes of...
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