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DUBLIN, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND - Friday, August 9, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during a press conference at Mansion House ahead of the preseason friendly match against Glasgow Celtic. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Neil Poole considers the validity of Brendan Rodgers’ claim that the New Year’s Day victory against Hull was our best so far. "I said to...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 15, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during the Premiership match against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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With exactly half of the 2013/2014 season complete, now is as good a time as any to assess Liverpool’s performance so far this campaign...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 19, 2013: Liverpool's Glen Johnson during the final Premiership match of the 2012/13 season against Queens Park Rangers at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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The 29-year-old right-back has been a shadow of his former self in recent weeks, and Henry Jackson (@OnFootballTweet) takes a look at the worrying...
DUBLIN, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND - Friday, August 9, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during a press conference at Mansion House ahead of the preseason friendly match against Glasgow Celtic. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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With Luis Suarez's contract secured, manager Brendan Rodgers is likely to follow him soon in extending his deal at Anfield. Tom McMahon explains why...
Liverpool, England - Wednesday, November 27th, 1996: Liverpool's Robbie Fowler in action during the 4-2 victory over Arsenal during the 4th Round of the League Cup at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Aaron Cutler profiles one of Liverpool’s all-time greats, God himself. Every kid needs a hero, someone to inspire, imitate and idolise. For myself and thousands...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, December 21, 2013: Liverpool's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring the first goal against Cardiff City during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Following the exceptional 5-0 win over Spurs last weekend, a home fixture against Cardiff City was approached with a sense of great optimism, along...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 26, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premiership match against West Bromwich Albion at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Liverpool fans got used to hearing Rafa Benitez stress the importance of controlling the game and the early days under Brendan Rodgers saw him...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, December 7, 2013: Liverpool's Joe Allen in action against West Ham United during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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There's seemingly a simple formula for the 'average' football fan - hear something on TV, believe it as gospel and repeat it ad nauseum. That's...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, December 7, 2013: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard pulls up injured against West Ham United during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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With Steven Gerrard’s hamstring injury ruling him out for up to six weeks, Jack Lusby looks at three possible solutions for Brendan Rodgers in...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 5, 2003: Liverpool's manager Ge?rard Houllier walks out to face Manchester United during the Premiership match at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Monday marked 12 years since Gerard Houllier's Liverpool side were named Team of the Year at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards....
SWANSEA, WALES - Monday, September 16, 2013: Liverpool's Victor Moses celebrates scoring the second goal against Swansea City, on his debut, with manager Brendan Rodgers during the Premiership match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Liverpool have brought in two players on loan but two who they have out on loan would surely have been better options at the...
HULL, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 1, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premiership match against Hull City at the KC Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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A dismal performance last time out is likely to see Brendan Rodgers ring the changes for the visit of Norwich City. Ben Twelves explores the potential...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 26, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premiership match against West Bromwich Albion at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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As rumours circulate that Brendan Rodgers is about to be offered a new 5-year contract, the young manager enters a crucial phase of his...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, November 23, 2013: Liverpool's Joe Allen looks dejected after missing a chance against Everton during the 221st Merseyside Derby Premiership match at Goodison Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Can Joe Allen recover from his missed chance against Everton in the Merseyside derby last week? Neil Collins hopes so and advices the Welshman...

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In the final part of his four part series this week on This Is Anfield, Romanian writer Alex Irimia charts the progress of Liverpool...
05.12.2012, Stadio Friuli, Udine, ITA, UEFA EL, Udinese Calcio vs FC Liverpool, Gruppe A, Training, FC Liverpool, im Bild Brendan Rodgers (Trainer, Liverpool FC), Luis Suarez (# 07, Liverpool FC) // Brendan Rodgers (Trainer, Liverpool FC), Luis Suarez (# 07, Liverpool FC) during Training of Liverpool FC before the UEFA Europa League group A match between Udinese Calcio and Liverpool FC at the Stadio Friuli, Udinese, Italy on 2012/12/05. EXPA Pictures © 2012, PhotoCredit: EXPA/ Juergen Feichter

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In the third part of his four part series this week on This Is Anfield, Romanian writer Alex Irimia charts the progress of Liverpool...
Picture by Jason Roberts...... New Liverpool signings (left to right) Jordan Henderson, Charlie Adam, manager Kenny Dalglish, Alexander Doni and Stewart Downing pose for photographers following a press conference at Melwood Training Ground, Liverpool.

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The Reds have signed some wonderful players over the years, but there have also been some who never reached the heights many predicted of...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, November 23, 2013: Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho Correia celebrates scoring the first goal against Everton during the 221st Merseyside Derby Premiership match at Goodison Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Reds and Blues together at Derby games was common practice in years gone by, but in today's era it can be an eye opening...

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Frank McParland and Rodolfo Borrell left Liverpool Football Club last week despite what seemed to be a highly successful period of youth development under...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, August 8, 2008: Liverpool's Xabi Alonso shaks hands with manager Rafael Benitez after being substituted during a pre-season friendly match against SS Lazio at Anfield. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Liverpool have been blessed with some top class managers in their history, but that's not to mean they haven't made some shocking decisions while...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Monday, September 30, 2013: Everton's manager Roberto Martinez before the Premiership match against Newcastle United at Goodison Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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It's Merseyside derby time and Rory provides his analysis of the opposition from across Stanley Park. Roberto Martinez is employing a 4-2-3-1 type system at...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 21, 2013: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling looks dejected after missing a chance against Southampton during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Liverpool already have ten players out on loan this season - with another two, Michael Ngoo and Joao Carlos Teixeira having returned from their...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 26, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premiership match against West Bromwich Albion at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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So far this season, Brendan Rodgers has used three different formations, most recently a flexible 4-4-2 - which was more akin to 4-2-2-2. Scott...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Monday, July 9, 2012: Liverpool's new manager Brendan Rodgers during a press conference to launch the side's North American pre-season tour of Toronto, Baltimore and Boston at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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As we "entertain" the third international break of the season already, how do we assess where Liverpool are? After being disenchanted with the manner of...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, November 9, 2013: Liverpool's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring the fourth goal against Fulham, his hat-trick third goal, during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Liverpool's performance against Fulham, not just the result, was enjoyable for the dominance which Brendan Rodgers' side displayed, Adam Griffies (@whatahitsonlfc) explains. Given Liverpool have...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Tuesday, August 27, 2013: Liverpool's Andre Wisdom in action against Notts County during the Football League Cup 2nd Round match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Twitter and other social media sites drew a great deal of entertainment out of the photograph of Andre Wisdom's ditched car over the weekend. https://twitter.com/LFCFansCorner/status/399565827667943425 Wisdom...
SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - Sunday, September 29, 2013: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring the first goal against Sunderland with team-mate Luis Suarez during the Premiership match at the Stadium of Light. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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The use of the "3-5-2" formation may allow the lethal duo to play as a front-two, but it doesn't suit the style of the...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 21, 2013: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling looks dejected after missing a chance against Southampton during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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A year ago Raheem Sterling was the wonderkid making the breakthrough at Anfield, Kevin Coleman discusses the need for the winger to be given...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 26, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premiership match against West Bromwich Albion at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Henry Jackson provides his damning assessment of Liverpool's performance at Arsenal on Saturday. Saturday's 2-0 defeat at The Emirates left a hollow feeling inside; a...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Saturday, November 2, 2013: Arsenal's Mesut Ozil in action against Liverpool during the Premiership match at the Emirates Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Marco Lopes ponders the Arsenal aftermath - and suggests that while there are lessons to learn, there's plenty still to play for. Ah, human nature....

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Tuesday, April 15, 2014: 96 red balloons are released during the 25th Anniversary Hillsborough Service at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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Liverpool Football Club released 96 red balloons into the sky to conclude a moving Hillsborough Memorial Service at Anfield on Tuesday afternoon. 96 red...