STEVEN GERRARD NEWS

Why has Marek Hamsik struggled for Napoli under Rafa Benitez?

Why has Marek Hamsik struggled for Napoli under Rafa Benitez? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Marek Hamsik is the remaining piece of Napoli’s ‘Three Tenors’ – which included now-Paris St Germain stars Edinson Cavani and Ezequiel Lavezzi. After Rafa Benitez took over in 2013, it was believed that the Naples based outfit would finally compete with Juventus for the Serie...
Via Soccerlens
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Rodgers Refuses to Blame Simon Mignolet

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers refused to blame goalkeeper Simon Mignolet for another error which could have ended their Champions League dream. The Belgium international has come in for criticism this season for a number of unconvincing performances and when he fumbled, Dani Abalo gave Bulgarian minnows Ludogorets a third-minute lead. Striker Rickie Lambert’s second goal in...
Via World Soccer Talk
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool boss Rodgers refuses to pin blame on Mignolet

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers refused to blame goalkeeper Simon Mignolet for another error which could have ended their Champions League dream. The Belgium international has come in for criticism this season for a number of unconvincing performances and when he fumbled, Dani Abalo gave Bulgarian minnows Ludogorets a third-minute lead. Striker Rickie Lambert's second goal...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool 2-2 Ludogorets: Match report & reaction

Liverpool 2-2 Ludogorets: Match report & reaction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool ended a run of three Champions League defeats in a row as they drew 2-2 with Bulgraian side Ludogorets in Sofia. Rickie Lambert and Jordan Henderson got on the scoresheet for the Reds but it wasn’t enough for the Reds to clinch victory as they conceded a late goal. Pre Match: The...
Via Soccerlens
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Criticism of Steven Gerrard is Unfair, Says Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers accepts captain Steven Gerrard is no longer the driving force he was but insists it is wrong to write him off entirely. And despite Gerrard's former team-mate Jamie Carragher suggesting it was time for the 34-year-old to be released from the defensive role which he believes he is unsuitable for, Rodgers has no intention of doing so. Gerrard...
Via World Soccer Talk
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Rodgers: Steven Gerrard Plays Based On Merit, Not Sentimentality

Brendan Rodgers picks Steven Gerrard in order to win games, not popularity contests. Rodgers spoke about Gerrard on Tuesday at his press conference ahead of Liverpool’s Champions League game against Ludorets, telling reports that he selects Gerrard based on how he performs in practice, not because of his status as club captain and Anfield icon. “For me it is simple, Rodgers...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Real Madrid set sight on Liverpool midfielder

Real Madrid set sight on Liverpool midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Real Madrid are targeting Liverpool youngster Pedro Chirivella Real Madrid have set their sight on Liverpool midfielder Pedro Chirivella, according to reports from Spanish newspaper Marca. Chirivella is a 17-year-old holding midfielder, who joined from Valencia in the summer of 2013. The youngster...
Via Soccerlens
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Steven Gerrard holding back Liverpool?

Is Steven Gerrard holding back Liverpool? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com There’s no doubting Steven Gerrard’s place as a legend of English football and one of Liverpool’s greatest ever players. He sealed his place in folklore on that famous night in Istanbul, inspiring Liverpool to a stunning UEFA Champions League triumph against AC Milan. A year later – in 2006 ...
Via Soccerlens
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Can full of praise for Gerrard

Liverpool midfielder Emre Can hailed Steven Gerrard and said the captain had become like a “big brother” to him. The […]
Via Soccer News
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Inter Milan linked with January move for Gerrard

Inter Milan are the latest club to be linked with a move for Steven Gerrard, according to the Mail Online. […]
Via Soccer News
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool transfer rumors: Gerrard, Johnson, Balde Diao

We open Liverpool transfer rumors with an update on Steven Gerrard, the Captain, Stevie G.  If he doesn’t re-sign with Liverpool, there’s a strong possibility that Steven Gerrard will finish his career in Serie A, according to The Mail on Sunday. Roberto Mancini, who was reinstalled as Inter Milan’s head coach on Friday, wants an experienced campaigner to help guide the Nerazzurri...
Via The Sports Bank
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Luis Suarez Admits Leaving Liverpool For Arsenal Would Have Been A Big Error

Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has admitted it would have been a “big error” to leave Anfield in order to join Arsenal during the summer of 2013. The Barcelona player also admitted holding conversations with Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard about the possible move, and the Uruguay international gave Gerrard credit for convincing him to wait for a bigger club. “It would...
Via World Soccer Talk
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Liverpool, Steven Gerrard To Open New Contract Talks This Week

Steven Gerrard and Liverpool are set begin urgent talks about the club captain’s future. Gerrard’s agent, Struan Marshall, and Liverpool officials will begin formal negotiations over a new contract for the 34-year-old midfielder this week, according to the Guardian and Telegraph. Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is keen to retain Gerrard, whose current contract expires in June...
Via NESN.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Premier League: Gameweek 11’s talking points

Force to be reckoned with: Costa on target at Anfield Costa takes the points from Anfield The last time Chelsea made the long trip to Anfield it was to face a side who were serious contenders to take the Premier League title. A 2-0 Chelsea win that day in late April took the title race out of Liverpool’s hands and would prove to be the fatal blow to their hopes of winning the Premier...
Via isportsweb.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Rodgers: It was a clear, clear penalty

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says referee Anthony Taylor should have given his side a penalty when Steven Gerrard's shot hit Gary Cahill's arm late in the game against Chelsea. The Reds suffered their fifth defeat of the season as their negative start to the season continues. "We worked so hard in the game but we […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool-Chelsea Verdict: Reality Deals Blow To Reds’ Dreams In Loss

Liverpool hoped it would be different this time, but reality bites … hard. Liverpool is reeling after losing Saturday’s Premier League game against Chelsea at Anfield by a score of 2-1. Liverpool’s third defeat in a row (in all competitions) leaves it trailing league-leading Chelsea by 15 points just 11 games into the 2014-15 season. Those Liverpool fans who were still dreaming...
Via NESN.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Mourinho reveals he has no interest in Liverpool captain Gerrard

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has revealed he has no interest in signing Steven Gerrard if he fails to agree a new deal at Liverpool. Gerrard raised question marks over his future last month when he revealed he could leave Liverpool when his contract expires next June. Liverpool skipper Gerrard has yet to receive an offer of a new deal, but Reds boss Brendan Rodgers remains confident...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool-Chelsea Live: Reds Host Premier League Leader At Anfield

7 a.m. ET: Now is as good a time as any for the goals to start flowing for Liverpool. Liverpool hosts Chelsea on Saturday in a Premier League game it can’t afford to lose. The Reds trail the league-leading Blues by 12 points in the standings and they need at least a point in order to remain in the title race at this early point in the 2014-15 season. Brendan Rodgers surprised many...
Via NESN.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

CONFIRMED XI: Liverpool v Chelsea

CONFIRMED XI: Liverpool v Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool will host Chelsea for the Premier League fixture at Anfield on Saturday. The last time these two teams met at the same venue saw Brendan Rodgers’ side suffered a 2-0 defeat after Steven Gerrard’s slip helped former Blues striker Demba Ba open the scoring. The defeat for the Reds also ended their...
Via Soccerlens
20 days ago  |  Discuss

New Customer Offer – Get 10/1 on Liverpool or 5/1 on Chelsea to Win

Liverpool and Chelsea will meet at Anfield for the first time since the infamous Steven Gerrard slip virtually decided the […]
Via Soccer News
21 days ago  |  Discuss

10 Reasons Why Steven Gerrard Should Join The New York Cosmos

On Long Island, far from Manhattan’s bright lights, the new New York Cosmos may be gathering a glittering constellation of fading stars. Last week Real Madrid legend Raúl announced that he’s joining the club that already boasts his former Spain squadmate Marcos Senna. Now come reports that Steven Gerrard is considering crossing the Atlantic to play for the 2013 NASL champions...
Via World Soccer Talk
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool-Chelsea Preview: Reds Seeking New Solutions Against Old Foe

Chelsea taught Liverpool a harsh, but valuable lesson on April 27, 2014. Chelsea stopped Liverpool’s Premier League title charge in its tracks with a 2-0 win that was characterized by negative tactics, time-wasting and Steven Gerrard’s epic slip. The loss showed a rampant Liverpool that it would need to learn how to conquer what some describe as “anti-football” if it was...
Via NESN.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Luis Suarez 'would have considered retiring' after Steven Gerrard slip

Luis Suarez has revealed he would have considered hanging up his boots if he had made the crucial slip that Steven Gerrard made last season. Gerrard's untimely slip allowed Demba Ba a simple one-on-one chance with Simon Mignolet, which he converted, before Willian scored in stoppage time to hand Chelsea an unlikely 2-0 win in late April to end Liverpool's 11-match league...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Analyzing The Predicament Liverpool Face With Legend Steven Gerrard

It’s been a whirlwind of information in the past week or so, kicking off with a statement by Liverpool’s legendary captain Steven Gerrard regarding his contract with the club, which is set to end in the summer of 2015. Gerrard laid his views out, telling UK newspaper the Telegraph that he fully intends to continue playing beyond summer 2015, and it was up to Liverpool whether...
Via World Soccer Talk
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Rodgers: Why I rested players against Real Madrid

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says this weekend's game against Chelsea was not the reason why the likes of Raheem Sterling, Mario Balotelli and Steven Gerrard started on the bench against Real Madrid. The manager opted not to include his top star players in the starting line-up for yesterday's Champions League game but insists his decision […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss
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