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Liverpool hopes for new era with Henderson at the helm

When Liverpool walks out against Stoke at the Britannia Stadium on the opening day of the season, a new man will lead the way. Steven Gerrard's departure for the MLS means a captaincy change at Anfield for the first time since the iconic midfielder wore the armband in October 2003. Gerrard's last appearance in a Liverpool shirt ended in humiliation with the Reds suffering a 6-1 loss...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Philippe Coutinho Marks Preseason Return With Goal In LFC’s Win Over Helsinki

Philippe Coutinho returned to action with a goal to help Liverpool to a 2-0 victory over HJK Helsinki in Finland on Saturday in its latest preseason encounter. Coutinho, 23, made his first appearance of the summer for the Reds following an extended break and came closest to breaking the deadlock when his first-half drive was deflected onto the crossbar. However, after substitute...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool Signs Allan Rodrigues de Souza, 18, From Brazil’s Internacional

Allan Rodrigues de Souza has joined Liverpool’s growing contingent of Brazilian players. Liverpool signed Allan, 18, from Brazilian club Internacional on Saturday. The Reds announced the acquisition of the teenage midfielder on Twitter. #LFC have secured Allan for the future and he's currently spending time with the Reds with the permission of his club, Internacional.— Liverpool...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Christian Benteke Nears Mammoth Transfer From Aston Villa To LFC

Liverpool’s lengthy pursuit of Christian Benteke looks to be heading toward a successful conclusion. Liverpool doctors are conducting Benteke’s physical examination in London on Monday and Tuesday, and the striker will complete his transfer to the Reds from Aston Villa this week, according to Sky Sports and The Liverpool Echo and The Mail. Liverpool triggered Benteke’s £32...
Via NESN.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Coutinho: Firmino can make a difference for Liverpool

Philippe Coutinho has revealed his excitement at linking up with new Liverpool signing Firmino and has backed his Brazil team-mate to help the Reds challenge for trophies. The former Hoffenheim forward became the Anfield club's fifth signing of the summer on Wednesday and Coutinho feels that the acquisition of his fellow Brazilian is something for the supporters to be excited about...
Via Fox Sports
June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Willian believes Firmino has 'everything' to succeed at Liverpool

Liverpool new boy Roberto Firmino has everything required to be a success in the Premier League, according to his Brazil teammate Willian. Firmino completed his transfer to Liverpool from Hoffenheim on Wednesday, in the process becoming the club's second most expensive signing in their history. Chelsea forward Willian, who set up Firmino's goal against Venezuela in the Copa America...
Via Fox Sports
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Ronaldinho: Roberto Firmino, Philippe Coutinho To Create Midfield Magic At LFC

Roberto Firmino and Philippe Coutinho both are young, gifted and Brazilian. Their countryman Ronaldinho thinks they can form an eye-popping partnership at Liverpool. Ronaldinho said Wednesday said the presence of Firmino and Coutinho, both 23, will make Liverpool’s midfield one of the “most exciting” in all of the soccer world, according to The Mirror...
Via NESN.com
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Brazil defeat Mexico in international friendly prior Copa America

Brazil recorded a ninth consecutive victory since the World Cup with a 2-0 friendly success over Mexico in Sao Paulo. Since the side's World Cup on home soil ended in humiliating defeats to Germany and Netherlands last year, Brazil - under the leadership of Dunga for a second time following Luiz Felipe Scolari's departure - has won every game, conceding just two goals in the process...
Via Fox Sports
June 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Brazil beats Mexico 2-0 in warmup for Copa America

SAO PAULO (AP) Philippe Coutinho and Diego Tardelli scored a goal each in the first half to give Brazil a 2-0 win over Mexico in a warmup for the Copa America on Sunday. It was Brazil's first match at home since its disappointing World Cup elimination last year, and the second-to-last before it travels to Chile for the South American tournament. Dunga's team will play at home again...
Via AP on Fox
June 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Philippe Coutinho Cherishes Teammates’, Fans’ Approval, LFC Players’ Awards Haul

Philippe Coutinho’s soccer talent undoubtedly has earned him prizes in the past, but few are as meaningful as those he won this week at the Echo Arena. Coutinho told LiverpoolFC.com on Wednesday the four honors he won the previous night at the Liverpool Players’ Awards ceremony are special to him because they come from those who watch him closest....
Via NESN.com
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Philippe Coutinho Named LFC Player Of The Year By Fans, Teammates (Video)

Liverpool fans and players agree: Philippe Coutinho was the Reds’ outstanding performer in 2014-15. Coutinho won Liverpool’s Fans’ and Players’ Player of the Year Awards at the 2015 Players’ Awards ceremony at the Echo Arena on Tuesday, according to the club website. Coutinho claimed the major honors in recognition for a fine season in which he scored eight goals and assisted...
Via NESN.com
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Dunga’s 23-man Brazil Squad: Chelsea star Out, Coutinho included

Dunga’s 23-man Brazil Squad: Chelsea star Out, Coutinho included - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Brazil manager Dunga has announced the 23-man squad for next month’s Copa America that features four Premier League players.  Liverpool forward Philippe Coutinho has retained his place, but Chelsea midfielder Oscar misses out through injury. Oscar’s club team-mates Felipe...
Via Soccerlens
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Oh You Beauty!: Goals of the Week 5/5/2015

5. Philippe Coutinho vs QPR Coutinho just can’t stop scoring nice goals. It’s almost like he’s allergic to easy ones. Coutinho receives the ball from a well-weighted pass from Rickie Lambert and curls it into the net. 4. Alexis Sanchez vs Hull The fact that it takes a slight deflection doesn’t matter too much, since it doesn’t alter the path of the ball much. This is a...
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May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Oh You Beauty!: Goals of the Week 5/5/2015

5. Philippe Coutinho vs QPR Coutinho just can’t stop scoring nice goals. It’s almost like he’s allergic to easy ones. Coutinho receives the ball from a well-weighted pass from Rickie Lambert and curls it into the net. 4. Alexis Sanchez vs Hull The fact that it takes a slight deflection doesn’t matter too much, since it doesn’t alter the path of the ball much. This is a...
Via Bloguin Best
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Eden Hazard Wins PFA Player Of The Year Award; Harry Kane Best Young Player

Eden Hazard has ascended to English soccer’s highest echelon. The Professional Footballers’ Association named Hazard its Player of the Year on Sunday, recognizing the Chelsea star for his excellent 2014-15 season. Hazard scooped the award — one of English soccer’s two most prestigious individual honors — at a ceremony in London. Huge congratulations to @ChelseaFC’s ...
Via NESN.com
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

LFC’s Philippe Coutinho Voted To 2014-15 PFA Team Of Season (Photo)

Liverpool fans have enjoyed Philippe Coutinho’s performances for most of the 2014-15 season. Coutinho’s peers also have recognized his good campaign. Coutinho was named to the Professional Footballers’ Association “Team of the Season” for 2014-15 Sunday at an awards ceremony in London. Coutinho earned his place on the all-league team by vote of the players’ union. PHOTO...
Via NESN.com
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Raheem Sterling Wants Liverpool Fans To Make Song, Chant For Him

Raheem Sterling is jealous of teammates Philippe Coutinho and Steven Gerrard. Sterling told the Times of London Magazine on Sunday he wants Liverpool fans to make up a song or chant in his honor, according to Sky Sports. Sterling enjoys hearing songs dedicated to Gerrard and Coutinho during games at Anfield and he wants Kopites to give him the musical treatment too. “Of course...
Via NESN.com
April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Philippe Coutinho takes Liverpool to Wembley

Philippe Coutinho takes Liverpool to Wembley - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool are off to Wembley after registering a hard earned 1-0 victory against Blackburn at Ewood Park in the FA Cup sixth-round replay on Wednesday.  Phillipe Coutinho’s second half strike proved to be the difference between the two sides and the Reds will now face Aston Villa in the semi-final...
Via Soccerlens
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Coutinho joins Henderson, Sterling, Wilshere on Manchester City radar

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Italian giants AC Milan are plotting a summer move for Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke, 24, who is also attracting interest from Bundesliga side Wolfsburg. Manchester United are eyeing a summer move...
Via Fox Sports
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Jordan Henderson Welcomes Newborn, Leads LFC Past Blackburn On Same Day

Liverpool vice-captain Jordan Henderson is a double-winner at this moment in time. Brendan Rodgers recounted how Henderson navigated the busiest of schedules in order to help Liverpool defeat Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday. Henderson dashed back-and-forth between Liverpool’s hotel (near Blackburn) and his partner’s bedside...
Via NESN.com
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Liverpool-Blackburn Verdict: Philippe Coutinho, Reds Crack Rovers’ Code In Win

Liverpool breathed new life into its 2014-15 campaign by solving the surprisingly difficult puzzle Blackburn Rovers proved itself to be. Philippe Coutinho scored the only goal in Liverpool’s 1-0 win over Blackburn in a FA Cup quarterfinal replay Wednesday at Ewood Park. Liverpool booked an April 19 trip to Wembley Stadium and a semifinal game against...
Via NESN.com
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Philippe Coutinho Arrows LFC Past Blackburn Into FA Cup Semis (Video)

Philippe Coutinho’s latest magic trick might have saved Liverpool’s season. Coutinho scored a well-taken goal Wednesday in Liverpool’s 1-0 win over Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup quarterfinals. Coutinho cracked Blackburn’s code at the right time, as Liverpool avoided an upset and booked a trip to Wembley Stadium where it will take on Aston Villa in the semifinals on April...
Via NESN.com
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Liverpool-Arsenal Verdict: Reds’ Top-Four Hopes Fade In Crushing Loss

Liverpool ignited last season’s title charge by hammering Arsenal in February 2014 at Anfield. The Gunners gained a measure of revenge by inflicting a heavy defeat on the Reds nearly 14 months later. Liverpool lost to Arsenal by a score of 4-1 Saturday at the Emirates Stadium in the Premier League. The setback dents the Reds’ hopes for finishing in...
Via NESN.com
April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Three Chelsea players in top 10; Sanchez, Coutinho & Rooney in top 20

Three Chelsea players in top 10; Sanchez, Coutinho & Rooney in top 20 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com We have the latest Premier League rankings after Round 30 of the Barclays Premier League. The last weekend saw Chelsea earning a pulsating 3-2 victory over Hull City, where Diego Costa scored for the Blues. The Spain international after going seven matches without scoring...
Via Soccerlens
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Liverpool star better than Oscar & Neymar: Fernando

Liverpool star better than Oscar & Neymar: Fernando - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester City midfielder Fernando has said that Liverpool’s attacking midfielder Philippe Coutinho is the “best Brazilian playing in Europe” at the moment. In a round about way it means Fernando rates Coutinho higher than Barcelona’s Neymar and Chelsea’s Oscar, both are widely...
Via Soccerlens
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss
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