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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, August 10, 2014: Liverpool's Dejan Lovren celebrates scoring the second goal against Borussia Dortmund during a preseason friendly match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Following Brendan Rodgers’ comments after Dejan Lovren's debut on Sunday, Jack Lusby asks whether the Croatian is the Jamie Carragher replacement Liverpool have been...
CHARLOTTE, USA - Saturday, August 2, 2014: Liverpool take on AC Milan during the International Champions Cup Group B match at the Bank of America Stadium on day thirteen of the club's USA Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After Liverpool flew home from their USA tour as they undergo their final preparations for the new season, Ben Twelves discusses how the trip...
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during a preseason friendly match against Brøndby at Brøndby Stadion. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Adam Griffies explains his positivity despite losing Luis Suarez, and opines that we don't need to replace the Uruguayan with an out-and-out goalscorer. Daniel Sturridge and Luis...
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers against Brondby IF during a preseason friendly match at Brøndby Stadion. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

As Brendan Rodgers looks to utilise more of his squad in Liverpool’s second pre-season game against Preston North End, Jack Lusby selects three performances...
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Liverpool's players line up for a team group photograph before a preseason friendly match against Brøndby IF at Brøndby Stadion. Back row L-R: Daniel Agger, goalkeeper Brad Jones, Tiago Ilori, Martin Kelly, Jordan Rossiter. Front row L-R: Brad Smith, 'Suso' Jesus Joaquin Fernandez Saenz De La Torre, Lucas Leiva, Fabio Borini, Philippe Coutinho Correia, Joao Carlos Teixeira. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool kicked off their pre-season with a 2-1 defeat to Brondby in Copenhagen on Wednesday night. Here, Jack Lusby runs the rule on the...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 13, 2014: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring the first goal against Manchester City with team-mate Luis Suarez during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Jim Fishlock reflects on Luis Suarez's departure and looks at how LFC can replace the mercurial forward. As the deal that we all knew was...
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - Sunday, February 2, 2014: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring the opening goal against West Bromwich Albion during the Premiership match at the Hawthorns. (Pic by Chris Brunskill/Propaganda)

The imminent loss of Luis Suarez this summer will be a huge blow to Liverpool, but Daniel Sturridge can make up for the sale...

With reports linking left-back Ryan Bertrand with a move to Liverpool this summer, Jack Lusby runs the rule on the Chelsea man. Reports emerged last...
DUBLIN, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND - Wednesday, May 14, 2014: Liverpool's Martin Kelly in action against Shamrock Rovers during a postseason friendly match at Lansdowne Road. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool defender Martin Kelly has spent the last two seasons on the sidelines. Jack Lusby explains why this pre-season is the 24-year-old's make or...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Monday, May 5, 2014: Liverpool's Lucas Leiva looks dejected looks dejected as Crystal Palace score the third goal during the Premiership match at Selhurst Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With players returning to training the first pre-season friendly less than a fortnight away, Jack Lusby looks at why this is a crucial period...
READING, ENGLAND - Wednesday, March 12, 2014: Liverpool's players look dejected after losing 5-4 on penalties after a 4-4 draw against Reading during the FA Youth Cup Quarter-Final match at the Madejski Stadium. Jordan Rossiter, Harry Wilson, Daniel Trickett-Smith, Daniel Cleary, Jordan Williams, Sergi Canos, Sheyi Ojo (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With the 2014/15 season already looming, Jack Lusby selects his 10 youngsters who can impress for Liverpool this pre-season.   Pre-season is, naturally, an opportunity for...
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - Sunday, September 12, 2010: Liverpool's goalkeeper Pepe Reina before the Premiership match against Birmingham City at St Andrews. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Napoli boss Rafa Benitez recently ruling out a permanent move for Pepe Reina, Jack Lusby explains why the Spaniard can’t return to play...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Wednesday, November 17, 2010: England's Jordan Henderson in action against France during the International Friendly match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by: David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With England set to play Italy on Saturday in their World Cup opener, Jack Lusby writes how Liverpool’s Jordan Henderson can play a starring...

With Glen Johnson’s performances often found to be below par last season, Gunnar Lemmermann looks into the possibility of Liverpool turning their attention to...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, August 17, 2013: Liverpool's Jose Enrique in action against Stoke City during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Liverpool reportedly set to announce the signing of Spanish left-back Alberto Moreno this week, Jack Lusby asks whether this spells the end for...

With the club confirming Emre Can’s move to Liverpool, Jack Lusby looks at why he would be a great signing.
NORWICH, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 20, 2014: Liverpool's Joe Allen in action against Norwich City during the Premiership match at Carrow Road. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool’s Joe Allen is set to captain Wales tonight in their friendly against Netherlands, Jack Lusby writes how this is a coming of age...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Tuesday, February 18, 2014: FC Barcelona's Cesc Fabregas in action against Manchester City during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 match at the City of Manchester Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Following tentative reports this week linking Barcelona’s Cesc Fabregas with a move to Anfield, Jack Lusby explains why this would be the wrong move...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, February 8, 2014: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring the third goal against Arsenal during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Reports emerged this week suggesting Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling was set to be rewarded with a bumper new contract; Jack Lusby asks whether he has...

With reports suggesting that Rickie Lambert’s surprise move to Liverpool is close to being completed, Jack Lusby asks if he is the right signing...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 6, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during the Premiership match against West Ham United at Upton Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool host Newcastle United to Anfield on Sunday afternoon for the final game of what has been an outstanding season. Ben Twelves discusses the...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Monday, May 5, 2014: Liverpool's goalkeeper Simon Mignolet along with Glen Johnson and Martin Skrtel look dejected as Crystal Palace score the third goal during the Premiership match at Selhurst Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool’s title hopes all but ended in a 12 minute defensive collapse at Selhurst Park last Monday night, in which the Reds shipped three...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 5, 2013: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action against Crystal Palace during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool travel to London to face Crystal Palace on Monday night looking to keep their title dream alive. Ben Twelves discusses the team selection...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 29, 2013: Liverpool's Luis Suarez has his shirt pulled by Chelsea's captain John Terry but no penalty is given during the Premiership match at Stamford Bridge. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool welcome Chelsea to Anfield on Sunday afternoon looking to secure another massive three points as they go in search of title glory. Ben...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Wednesday, January 11, 2012: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard scores the first goal from the penalty spot against Manchester City's goalkeeper Joe Hart during the Football League Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg at the City of Manchester Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Adam Griffies (@whatahitsonlfc) looks ahead to this weekend's crunch clash with Manchester City. Liverpool vs Manchester City Premier League, Sunday 13th April 2014 It’s almost here. This Sunday’s...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 30, 2014: Liverpool supporters on the Spion Kop before the Premiership match against Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool face Manchester City at Anfield on Sunday in what is being viewed as this seasons title deciding fixture. Ben Twelves looks ahead at...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, August 17, 2013: Liverpool's Iago Aspas and Luis Alberto before the Premiership match against Stoke City at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers once again publicly backing Spaniards Iago Aspas and Luis Alberto after a “difficult” season, Jack Lusby asks whether this...

Liverpool head to the East End on Sunday where they will be looking to maintain their position at the top of the Premier League....
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 30, 2014: Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho Correia scores the third goal against Tottenham Hotspur during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Following Liverpool’s 4-0 victory at home to Spurs, manager Brendan Rodgers hailed his side’s flexibility. Here, Jack Lusby (@LusbyLatest) looks at the options available...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Tuesday, August 27, 2013: Press Association (PA) photographer Peter Byrne covers Liverpool versus Notts County during the Football League Cup 2nd Round match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Jamie Carragher asserting himself as one of the leading figures in the football media this season, and as Alan Hansen and Co. endure,...

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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, August 17, 2014: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring the first goal against Southampton during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Brendan Rodgers comparing the two, the potential for Raheem Sterling to emulate Alexis Sanchez at Liverpool is clear, writes Jack Lusby. Liverpool welcome Arsenal...