Late penalty secures win for Liverpool

Liverpool’s 10 men secured a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace with a late penalty from Christian Benteke after goalkeeper Alex McCarthy gifted Roberto Firmino an equalising goal with a horror slip in the second half. It was Firmino’s poor defending and reluctance to block Joe Ledley’s shot that led to Palace taking the lead and,… Continue reading Late penalty secures win for Liverpool

Sterling misses Reds training again

Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling has missed training for a second successive day. Press Association Sport understands the 20-year-old has reported in sick again, having initially failed to attend on Wednesday. It is understood that Sterling spoke to manager Brendan Rodgers earlier this week and informed him that he did not want to travel on the… Continue reading Sterling misses Reds training again

Reina ‘not angry’ with Liverpool over Napoli loan

Jose Reina will “always be grateful” to Liverpool, despite the manner in which he left the club. The Spain goalkeeper released an open letter to Reds’ fans on his website on Monday, expressing his regret that the Reds had loaned him out to Napoli without telling him first. But, in an interview with Spanish radio… Continue reading Reina ‘not angry’ with Liverpool over Napoli loan

Ouseley welcomes Reds’ initiative

The chairman of anti-discrimination group Kick It Out has welcomed Liverpool’s decision to issue their staff with guidelines detailing unacceptable words and phrases in a bid to eradicate discrimination in the stands at Anfield. The club have produced a handbook which highlights common slurs against race, religion, sexual orientation, gender and disability which they want… Continue reading Ouseley welcomes Reds’ initiative

Jose Reina says ‘I deserved better’ regarding Liverpool exit

Goalkeeper Jose Reina has expressed his disappointment at the manner of his departure from Liverpool, claiming the club decided to loan him to Napoli without telling him first and that he ‘deserved better’. The Spain international’s switch to the Italian side on a season-long deal has been confirmed by the Merseyside outfit. Reina has spent… Continue reading Jose Reina says ‘I deserved better’ regarding Liverpool exit