Jack Lusby

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Feature writer focussing on match and player analysis for This Is Anfield. Follow @jacklusby_ on Twitter.
STANFORD, USA - Saturday, July 23, 2016: Liverpool's new signing Georgina Wijnaldum during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day one of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool summer signing Georginio Wijnaldum has revealed a conversation with Jurgen Klopp led him to turn down interest from Everton. The Reds' city rivals have...
STEVENAGE, ENGLAND - Friday, October 23, 2015: Liverpool's manager Michael Beale during the Under 21 FA Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at the Lamex Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Juanma, who came through the ranks as a youngster at Barcelona, has joined Michael Beale's Liverpool U23s on trial. The versatile defender, whose full name...
SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND - Wednesday, August 19, 2015: Liverpool's Harry Wilson in action against Everton during the Under 21 FA Premier League match at Haig Avenue. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Young Liverpool wingers Harry Wilson and Ryan Kent stole the show as Michael Beale's U23s thrashed Rhyl FC in pre-season. After their tour of Germany,...
STANFORD, USA - Saturday, July 23, 2016: Liverpool's new signing Georgina Wijnaldum during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day one of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

New Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum faced a host of quickfire questions following his £25 million move from Newcastle United. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F_0R5_907NI Wijnaldum was unveiled as a Reds...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Saturday, January 2, 2016: Liverpool's substitute Joe Allen warms-up during the Premier League match against West Ham United at Upton Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool midfielder Joe Allen could complete his £13 million move to Stoke City this week, with talks scheduled for Sunday. The 26-year-old is poised to...
FLEETWOOD, ENGLAND - Wednesday, July 13, 2016: Liverpool's Lucas Leiva in action against Fleetwood Town during a friendly match at Highbury Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva will be sidelined until mid-August after suffering a hamstring injury on Wednesday evening. The Brazilian was forced off the field during...
STANFORD, USA - Saturday, July 23, 2016: Liverpool's Marko Grujic, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Adam Lallana during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day one of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Georginio Wijnaldum, Divock Origi and Simon Mignolet joined up with the Liverpool squad for pre-season training on Saturday. The trio made their first appearances in...
STANFORD, USA - Saturday, July 23, 2016: Liverpool's new signing Georgina Wijnaldum during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day one of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The latest Liverpool signing, Georginio Wijnaldum, has arrived in the USA to join up with his new team mates. Wijnaldum became manager Jurgen Klopp's seventh...
SAN FRANCISCO, USA - Thursday, July 21, 2016: Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho takes a cruise to Alcatraz Island from Pier 33 to visit the prison on day one of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Mamadou Sakho has joined the Liverpool squad for their tour of the US, and gave an insight into their trip to Alcatraz. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baDGoOXhIoo The Reds landed...

Speaking in December, Liverpool target Georginio Wijnaldum discussed his “perfect position,” and how he’s most effective. The 25-year-old joined Liverpool from Newcastle United on Friday...

Liverpool have confirmed the signing of Dutch midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum from recently relegated Newcastle United. The Reds saw their £25 million bid for the Magpies...
CHESTER, WALES - Monday, May 4, 2015: Leicester City's Ben Chilwell in action against Liverpool during the Under 21 FA Premier League match at the Deva Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool summer target Ben Chilwell could be set to sign a new contract with Leicester City, spurning the Reds' advances. The 19-year-old left-back was subject...

Liverpool centre-back Ragnar Klavan answered a series of quickfire questions on his move from Augsburg this summer. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4qBJa8ztk7c The 30-year-old signed a three-year contract with the...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Wednesday, October 28, 2015: Liverpool's Joe Allen in action against AFC Bournemouth during the Football League Cup 4th Round match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool have accepted a £13 million offer from Stoke City for Joe Allen, but the Potters may face competition from Swansea City. Allen left Swansea...

Speaking on his unveiling as a Liverpool player, Alex Manninger pledged he would offer plenty to his new squad. Manninger signed a one-year contract with...

Jurgen Klopp has moved to add 39-year-old goalkeeper Alex Manninger to his Liverpool squad, with the Austrian joining on a free transfer. Manninger, who has...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Wednesday, February 3, 2016: Newcastle United's Georginio Wijnaldum in action against Everton during the Premier League match at Goodison Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Former Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt has endorsed Georginio Wijnaldum's move to Merseyside, praising his compatriot's attacking quality. The Reds have agreed a £25 million deal...
FLEETWOOD, ENGLAND - Wednesday, July 13, 2016: Liverpool's Lucas Leiva in action against Fleetwood Town during a friendly match at Highbury Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Long-serving Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva could be on the way to Galatasaray, after the Turkish club confirmed their interest. Lucas has spent the past nine...
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 17, 2016: Liverpool's Sheyi Ojo in action against Bournemouth during the FA Premier League match at Dean Court. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The England U19s fell to a 2-1 defeat to Italy on Thursday, with Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo featuring in the second half. After cruising through...

Academy youngsters Shamal George, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Ovie Ejaria were all included in Liverpool's US tour squad. The Reds boarded a flight to California in...
Newcastle United's Georginio Wijnaldum celebrates his goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Newcastle United and Manchester United at St James' Park, Newcastle, England, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

Liverpool are believed to have agreed a deal to sign Newcastle United midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum. Wijnaldum emerged as a target for the Reds following the...
SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND - Wednesday, August 19, 2015: Liverpool's Harry Wilson in action against Everton during the Under 21 FA Premier League match at Haig Avenue. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Michael Beale's Liverpool U21s side lost 1-0 to 2.Liga side FC Erzgebirge Aue in the final game of their pre-season tour of Germany. The young...
HUDDERSFIELD, ENGLAND - Wednesday, July 20, 2016: Liverpool's Marko Grujic celebrates his sides first goal to make the score 1-0 during the Shankly Trophy pre-season friendly match against Huddersfield Town at the John Smith’s Stadium. (Pic by Paul Greenwood/Propaganda)

Liverpool sealed a 2-0 victory away to Huddersfield Town on Wednesday night, producing a number of talking points as pre-season continues. The Reds' trip to...
VILLRREAL, SPAIN - Thursday, April 28, 2016: Liverpool's Joe Allen looks dejected after the injury-time goal to Villarreal CF during the UEFA Europa League Semi-Final 1st Leg match at Estadio El Madrigal. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Joe Allen likely to leave Liverpool this summer, Mark Hughes' Stoke City have seen a £13 million offer accepted. Allen has entered the final...
WIGAN, ENGLAND - Sunday, July 17, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp before a pre-season friendly match against Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool take on Huddersfield Town on Wednesday night in the last clash before their US tour, and we're live to bring you the latest. Huddersfield...
FLEETWOOD, ENGLAND - Wednesday, July 13, 2016: Liverpool's Marko Grujic in action against Fleetwood Town during a friendly match at Highbury Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool are in pre-season action against Huddersfield Town tonight (7.45pm kickoff), with Jurgen Klopp naming a makeshift lineup. The two sides will take to the...
Estonia's Ragnar Klavan (PA Images)

Magnus Pehrsson, Estonia manager, has hailed Liverpool's signing of Ragnar Klavan, who has over 100 caps for his country. Klavan captains Pehrsson's Estonia side, and...
WATFORD, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 20, 2015: Liverpool's goalkeeper Adam Bogdan looks dejected as Watford score from his mistake during the Premier League match at Vicarage Road. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool goalkeeper Adam Bogdan has been confirmed as Wigan Athletic's latest signing, joining the Latics on loan. The 28-year-old struggled to impose himself at Anfield...
Ragnar Klavan

Following Ragnar Klavan's £4.2 million move to Liverpool, the 30-year-old has been tipped to slot in comfortably at Anfield. The Estonian arrives to provide cover...
Ragnar Klavan 2

Liverpool's latest signing Ragnar Klavan, said he jumped at the chance to join Liverpool and operate under Jurgen Klopp. The 30-year-old completed his £4.2 million...