Jack Lusby

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Feature writer focussing on match and player analysis for This Is Anfield. Follow @jacklusby_ on Twitter.
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Sunday, October 11, 2015: France's Mamadou Sakho entering the pitch before friendly game against Denmark at Parken Stadium. (Pic by Lexie Lin/Propaganda)

Despite making a shock return following a UEFA doping suspension, Mamadou Sakho is unlikely to be called up to France's Euro 2016 squad. It was...

Liverpool's third signing of the summer, Loris Karius, has outlined his ambition to take over from Simon Mignolet as first-choice goalkeeper. Karius joined the Reds...
KINGSTON-UPON-HULL, ENGLAND - Tuesday, April 28, 2015: Liverpool's Lazar Markovic against Hull City during the Premier League match at the KC Stadium. (Pic by Gareth Jones/Propaganda)

After a 2015/16 season dogged with injuries, Lazar Markovic has been forced to pull out of Serbia's squad for their summer fixtures. Markovic made just...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news on another busy day for Jurgen Klopp and his backroom staff. Klopp looks poised to make big...

Heading into the weekend, the rumour mill continues, and here we round up the latest Liverpool transfer news for you. On Friday, the Reds were...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 8, 2016: Liverpool's substitute Daniel Sturridge during the Premier League match against Watford at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Missing England's 2-1 friendly victory over Australia with a calf injury, Daniel Sturridge is set for "extra training" to prove his fitness. The striker remained...
BIRKENHEAD, ENGLAND - Friday, March 11, 2016: Liverpool's Cameron Brannagan in action against Manchester United during the Under-21 FA Premier League match at Prenton Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Seven months after signing a new long-term contract with Liverpool, Cameron Brannagan is set for an improved deal. The 20-year-old academy midfielder made nine appearances...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, September 20, 2015: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action during the Premier League match against Norwich City at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Daniel Sturridge endured a turbulent 2015/16 campaign, but after recovering from a series of injuries, the striker proved his quality on the pitch. Sturridge spent...

With key summer target Mario Gotze set to slip through fingers, Liverpool may need to turn their attention to a host of alternatives. Gotze looked...
HARVARD, USA - Monday, July 21, 2014: Liverpool's Lazar Markovic during a preseason training session at the Harvard Stadium in Boston on day one of their USA Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Lazar Markovic's season-long loan at Turkish side Fenerbahce hasn't quite been as successful as he and Liverpool would have hoped, we take a look...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news following another major story in Jurgen Klopp's summer plans. After four months off between leaving Borussia Dortmund...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, November 28, 2015: Southampton's Sadio Mane in action against Manchester City during the Premier League match at the City of Manchester Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool have reportedly switched their attention to Southampton attacker Sadio Mane in the wake of Mario Gotze's apparent commitment to Bayern Munich. Gotze pulled a...

Following reports linking Jordon Ibe with a move away from Liverpool, a summer departure seems a disappointing outcome for the youngster. The Reds are reported...

In another eventful day of Liverpool transfer news, we round up the latest from the Reds' business in the summer market. Wednesday saw reports of...
Mario Gotze, Bayern Munich - Picture by: John Walton / EMPICS Sport

After Mario Gotze committed his future to Bayern Munich, club CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has stressed he "consider" a move away. Though Gotze said on Monday...

As we continue our player-by-player season reviews, we take a look at how new signing Marko Grujic fared at Red Star Belgrade. Grujic sealed his...
UPTON PARK, ENGLAND - Friday, September 12, 2014: West Ham United's Reece Oxford in action against Liverpool during the Under 21 FA Premier League match at Upton Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

West Ham United teenager Reece Oxford is set to be the subject of a three-way transfer battle this summer, with Liverpool joining the race. Oxford...
Mario Gotze, Bayern Munich - Picture by: John Walton / EMPICS Sport

Germany manager Joachim Low has revealed talks with Bayern Munich midfielder Mario Gotze about rejecting an offer from Liverpool. Liverpool were believed to have made...

Following another day of activity for Jurgen Klopp and his backroom staff, we roundup the latest Liverpool transfer news. Having secured the signing of German...

Porto's star winger Yacine Brahimi could be on his way to Liverpool this summer, according to reports in Portugal. Brahimi joined the Primeira Liga side...
Mainz's goalkeeper Loris Karius gestures during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and FSV Mainz 05 at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany, Wednesday, March 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

New Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius was in fine form throughout 2015/16, including an incredible save against Borussia Monchengladbach in January. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2trq_DKo2yM Karius has joined the Reds...
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - Wednesday, December 2, 2015: Liverpool's Jordon Ibe celebrates scoring the fifth goal against Southampton during the Football League Cup Quarter-Final match at St. Mary's Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Winger Jordon Ibe could be among those to leave Liverpool this summer, with Jurgen Klopp reportedly willing to sell the 20-year-old. Ibe found himself drop...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 6, 2016: Liverpool's Roberto Firmino celebrates scoring the first goal against Crystal Palace during the Premier League match at Selhurst Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Signed in a deal worth up to £29 million last summer, Roberto Firmino has proved his worth in his first season at Liverpool. When Firmino...

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he is delighted to have secured the signing of German goalkeeper Loris Karius this summer. Karius has signed a five-year...

Liverpool have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Loris Karius from Bundesliga side Mainz. The 22-year-old German arrives for a reported fee of £4.7million and returns...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Monday, August 17, 2015: A television camera during the Premier League match between Liverpool and AFC Bournemouth at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The Premier League have revealed what clubs earned from TV revenue in 2015/16, with Liverpool earning £90 million. The Reds finished eighth in the Premier...

With Loris Karius' move to Liverpool now confirmed, we get an expert view on the German goalkeeper. Karius' signing was confirmed on Tuesday afternoon, acquiring...

As the summer window approaches, we round up the latest Liverpool transfer news, including a move for Leicester City's Ben Chilwell. The window officially opens...
BASEL, SWITZERLAND - Wednesday, May 18, 2016: Liverpool's Emre Can in action against Sevilla during the UEFA Europa League Final at St. Jakob-Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

As we continue our series of season reviews for some of Liverpool's key names, Emre Can stands out as a star of 2015/16. After a...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, May 13, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp during a training session at Melwood Training Ground ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final against Seville FC. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is said to be pursuing Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Ante Coric. Coric has established himself as a key member of the Dinamo...