Liverpool Rumors & News

  • Dunkin’ Donuts swaps Liverpool crest’s Hillsborough flame with milkshakes

    The Guardian "Dunkin’ Donuts, one of Liverpool’s official sponsors, has apologised after upsetting fans by tweeting an altered version of the club’s crest that replaced the Hillsborough eternal flames with what appeared to be milkshakes. The company also substituted the Shankly Gates on the top of the crest..." February 26

  • Liverpool starlet Jordon Ibe set for England squad fast-track as Nigeria admit they are after him

    Daily Mirror "England could fast-track Liverpool starlet Jordon Ibe into their senior set-up to prevent him being snapped up by Nigeria. The 19-year-old is being targeted by the Super Eagles, who have earmarked a place for him in a squad facing a major overhaul after their failure to qualify for last month’s..." February 26

  • Liverpool transfer target Danny Ings rejects Real Sociedad as his heart is set on Anfield

    Daily Mirror "Danny Ings has turned down a move to Real Sociedad - to join Liverpool this summer. Burnley striker Ings flew to Spain this month as David Moyes' La Liga club have targeted the 22-year-old, who is out of contract this summer. But Sociedad know they have missed out on Ings, who has now set..." February 25

  • Jordan Henderson and Philippe Coutinho will miss crunch Besiktas tie as Liverpool injury woes pile up

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool are facing an injury pile up on the eve of their crucial Europa League clash with Besiktas. Steven Gerrard, Lucas, Mamadou Sakho and Glen Johnson have all been ruled out of the visit to Turkey, where they will attempt to protect a 1-0 lead. But the most worrying news is that stand..." February 25

  • MLS players threaten to BOYCOTT matches after league dispute as Gerrard and Lampard's USA adventure sours

    Daily Mail "Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard’s moves to America have been shrouded in uncertainty with Major League Soccer facing a player strike. The season is set to kick off in less than two weeks, but the players’ union is at loggerheads with the league and the players are prepared to refuse to turn..." February 25

  • Liverpool eyeing up marquee signing of Juventus striker Alvaro Morata "Morata, 22, joined the Serie A giants from Real Madrid last summer, but has struck just six times this season for his new side. And according to reports in Spain, Liverpool are keen to make the Spaniard their marquee signing for the 2015/16 campaign. The Reds’ front-line has improved in..." February 24

  • Liverpool star Raheem Sterling: I'm close to signing new deal

    Daily Star "The England winger and his representatives have been in talks since October over a new contract. Sterling, 20, hopes to agree a new agreement which will significantly increase his current £70,000-a-week pay packet. He said: "We're working on it and hopefully it will be sorted soon." The..." February 24

  • Liverpool and Southampton should have been awarded penalties

    Daily Mail "After being fourth official at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon, Kevin Friend completed his lively weekend with another game of declined penalty appeals at St Mary's. The first came in the opening minute as Filip Djuricic went down very easily under close attention from Liverpool's Emre..." February 23

  • Liverpool weighing up offer for Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech

    Daily Star "Liverpool, Napoli and Roma are weighing up offers for Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech. The Czech Republic ace, 32, was dropped for Chelsea's 1-1 draw at Champions League opponents PSG last week. And he is eager to play first-team football regularly again. The goalkeeper had plenty of..." February 22

  • Brendan Rodgers warns Mario Balotelli: You have to work harder

    Liverpool Echo "Reds boss still unimpressed by application of Italian striker. Brendan Rodgers has warned Mario Balotelli he needs to work harder if he’s going to force his way into the Liverpool side. The Reds boss says the £16million striker was right to insist on taking the late penalty which secured a..." February 21

  • Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers eyeing summer swoop for Borussia Dortmund star

    Daily Star "The Italian ace has struggled in the Bundesliga following his move from Torino last year. The 24-year-old has netted seven goals in 21 appearances in all competitions for Jurgen Klopp's struggling side. And reports from Germany suggest Dortmund will look to cut their losses on the £15m..." February 20

  • Miralem Pjanic ‘will only make Liverpool transfer if they reach Champions League’

    Metro "Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanic is waiting until the end of the season before deciding on a move to Liverpool. The Reds are looking to fill the void that Steven Gerrard will leave when he departs for LA Galaxy at the end of the season, and manager Brendan Rodgers has been linked with a swoop for..." February 19

  • Robbie Keane declares Steven Gerrard will NOT captain LA Galaxy after Liverpool move

    Daily Mirror "Gerrard is poised to make his debut for LA Galaxy in July but will not be taking the armband from Keane, who claims Gerrard is an 'addition' and not a 'replacement' Robbie Keane has declared that he will not be handing over the captaincy of LA Galaxy to Steven Gerrard. The Republic of..." February 19

  • Gerard Houllier urges Liverpool to snap up £23m transfer target Alexandre Lacazette

    Metro "Liverpool target Alexandre Lacazette can develop into a ‘world-class’ striker according to ex-Reds boss Gerard Houllier. Brendan Rodgers is reportedly keen on the Lyon hitman after watching him soar to the top of the Ligue 1 scoring charts this term with 21 goals. Houllier, who managed the..." February 19

  • Adam Lallana: I miss playing for Southampton

    Daily Star "Liverpool's £25m summer signing faces his old club this weekend and admits he expects a bit of a rough ride from Saints fans. He's opened up about some of the dealings behind his transfer from the South Coast to Merseyside but insists he never put in a transfer request or threatened to go on..." February 19

  • Liverpool teenager Jordon Ibe set for new five-year contract after impressing on Anfield return

    Daily Mirror "Jordon Ibe is set to be rewarded for his rapid rise at Liverpool, with a new five-year contract. The winger returned to Anfield in January after an impressive loan spell at Derby, scoring five times for the Rams under Steve McClaren. His current deal expires in 2017 but he is set to be..." February 19

  • Liverpool and Arsenal go head-to-head to sign Real Madrid favourite Iker Casillas

    Daily Star "According to Spanish journalist Eduardo Inda, Casillas has made the difficult decision to leave the Bernabeu after 16-years of service. The Spanish legend has frequently been linked with a switch to the Premier League duo, and a nominal fee is likely to suffice. The 33-year-old's contract is..." February 18

  • Liverpool forward Rickie Lambert reveals why he turned down Aston Villa move

    Daily Mail "Rickie Lambert has revealed he turned down the chance to move to Aston Villa because he wasn't given enough time to think about it. The Midlands outfit attempted to sign the former Southampton forward on transfer deadline day in January in a bid to ease their troubles in front of goal. But..." February 18

  • Liverpool’s Lazar Markovic suspended four matches from European play

    Pro Soccer Talk "Lazar Markovic has been handed a four-match ban from European competition after UEFA reviewed his sending off against Basel. The Serbian midfielder will now miss Liverpool’s upcoming matches against Besiktas in Europa League, as well as the next two matches after that should the Reds..." February 17

  • Liverpool target Miralem Pjanic would cost £37m as Roma play hardball over Reds' potential Gerrard replacement

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool will have to pay a club record £37million to sign Roma star Miralem Pjanic - the man they want to replace Steven Gerrard. And they will also have to offer the Bosnian midfielder more than £160,000-a-week - a wage that would make him their new top earner - to tempt him to..." February 17

  • Real Sociedad to quadruple Liverpool and Man United target Danny Ings' wages in huge deal

    Daily Star "Liverpool and Manchester United risk missing out on Danny Ings after it emerged that Spanish side Real Sociedad are preparing a huge deal for the 22-year-old. Former United boss David Moyes is a big fan of the Burnley hit man and is readying a summer swoop. Moyes' Sociedad are willing to..." February 16

  • Liverpool triple swoop, Chelsea eye Wilson, Man Utd's Pogba/Cavani dilemma

    The Express "The Giants will have no choice but to show their cards soon with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. The window for teams to designate players with the franchise tag begins Monday and runs until March 2. If the Giants don't re-sign Pierre-Paul to a long-term deal or use a tag, the 26-year-old will..." February 16

  • Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish responds to Liverpool fans after making Twitter comment about celebrations

    Daily Mail "Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish came under fire from Liverpool supporters on Sunday night after making a comment on Twitter about their celebrations following the FA Cup win. Making reference to his own club’s progress since he took over at Selhurst Park in 2010, Parish tweeted: ‘When we..." February 16

  • Arsenal and Liverpool target James Milner will only sign under first-team football promise

    The Express "That is the view of former Arsenal and Celtic striker Charlie Nicholas, who believes the England international will go wherever regular starts are promised. England international Milner has been in excellent form recently for City, having scored four goals in his last six appearances. Both..." February 15

  • Liverpool tell James Milner they want him to replace Steven Gerrard

    Daily Star "Milner is a free agent at the end of this season and has been able to talk to other clubs since the start of this month. Negotiations between his representatives and Etihad bosses about a new deal have been on-going for more than five months - but a deal still hasn't been reached. City boss..." February 13

  • Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers spotted in Rome as Miralem Pjanic speculation intensifies

    Daily Mirror "The Roma midfielder has been linked with a move to Anfield, and the Reds manager was snapped in the Vatican after a swift departure following the Spurs game Liverpool FC manager Brendan Rodgers swift exit after the 3-2 win over Tottenham on Tuesday appears to have been to visit Rome. The..." February 13

  • Louis van Gaal eyes STUNNING £50m bid to win race for Liverpool target Marco Reus

    The Express "The Germany international - who is also a target for Liverpool - only signed an extension at the Bundesliga strugglers this week, keeping him at the club until 2019. But according to today's reports in Germany, the new deal has not deterred interest from Old Trafford. Red Devils boss Louis..." February 13

  • Jon Flanagan on the recovery trail and could return for Liverpool's top four fight

    Daily Star "The 22-year-old full-back has missed the whole season after picking up the knee injury in pre-season. But the Liverpool Echo report Flanagan is now fit enough to run without the aid of a harness and could appear for the Under-21's by early March. He is expected to be available for first team..." February 13

  • Liverpool ‘set to seal Alexandre Lacazette transfer ahead of Arsenal’

    Metro "Liverpool are in pole position to seal the signing of Lyon goal machine Alexandre Lacazette, according to reports. The Reds have been scouting Lacazette for months and were strongly linked with a deal in the January transfer window." February 13

  • Steven Gerrard ruled out for up to two weeks after Liverpool captain picks up hamstring injury in win over Spurs

    Daily Mail "Steven Gerrard is set to miss the next crucial phase of Liverpool's season after tweaking his hamstring during the victory over Tottenham Hotspur. Liverpool's captain came off in the second half of a 3-2 win that has bolstered his side's hopes of qualifying for the Champions League but he is..." February 12

  • EXCLUSIVE: Man City ace James Milner considering Arsenal and Liverpool offers

    The Express "And yet the big concern for City is that James Milner may well not even be with them next season. The England international is in the best form of his career but stalling on signing a new contract amid fears at the Etihad Stadium that he will walk out as a free agent this summer – by joining..." February 12

  • Arsenal ready to sign free agent Patrick Olsen in shock transfer

    Metro "Arsenal are interested in signing former Inter Milan midfielder Patrick Olsen following his release by Inter Milan. The Gunners, who were linked with a move for Olsen last year, have been following the 20-year-old’s progress closely. A highly-rated central midfielder, his contract was..." February 12

  • Daniel Sturridge says he is helping goalscorer Mario Balotelli settle in at Liverpool

    Daily Star "Sturridge was the star attraction before the Reds' clash with Tottenham on Tuesday night after returning from injury. But he was replaced by Balotelli who stole the show with a late winner in the top-four tussle. It was Balotelli's first Premier League goal since joining Liverpool in the..." February 12

  • Sterling will NOT sign 'incredible' new Liverpool deal

    talkSport "Reds chief Brendan Rodgers has described the deal as 'incredible', and claims the club will not be held to ransom by the 20-year-old's representatives. The Anfield flyer has had the deal on the table for more than a month, but has yet to agree terms with the Anfield club." February 10

  • Liverpool ‘keen to bring Benfica’s Eduardo Salvio to Anfield this summer’

    Metro "The Reds, according to reports in Portugal, are keen admirers of the winger – and are hopeful proposed changes to the work permit scenario will be introduced in order to help complete any deal later this year. Players arriving from outside the EU must meet strict criteria based on international..." February 10

  • Liverpool and Arsenal on alert as Guillermo Ochoa asks to leave Malaga

    The Express "The Mexico goalkeeper signed for Malaga in the summer after an impressive World Cup in Brazil. But the 29-year-old has struggled for game-time, only playing in the Copa Del Rey. And, according to reports in Spain, he has asked the club's bosses to let him leave in the summer. Ochoa was..." February 10

  • Thigh injury to keep Liverpool's Lucas Leiva on sideline for weeks

    ESPN FC "Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is facing several weeks out of action after aggravating a thigh injury, manager Brendan Rodgers says. The Brazil international, 28, suffered the problem initially during the 2-0 Premier League victory over West Ham on Jan. 31. He missed the following..." February 09

  • Raheem Sterling told sign 'incredible' Liverpool deal by Brendan Rodgers

    ESPN FC "Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has warned Raheem Sterling and his representatives not to get greedy as contract talks continue. Sterling, 20, has still not signed a new deal -- expected to commit him to staying at Anfield until 2020 -- even though negotiations began in October. The England..." February 09

  • PSG to fund move for Man Utd's Angel Di Maria by selling Arsenal and Liverpool targets

    Daily Star "PSG are reportedly desperate to sell Edinson Cavani and Ezequiel Lavezzi in the summer. And Spanish reports claim they want to sell the duo in order to meet Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations thus enabling them to fund a move for Man Utd's Angel Di Maria. Cavani and Lavezzi have both been..." February 07

  • Saido Berahino available for £20m after Liverpool target angers West Brom by saying he wants 'bigger things'

    Daily Mail "West Bromich Albion will consider selling Saido Berahino for offers in the region of £20m this summer. The England U21 international was due to hold contract talks but has upset high-ranking figures at the club with an interview in which he said he wanted to ‘move on to bigger..." February 07

  • Liverpool record-breaking kit deal announced by New Balance ahead of next season

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool and New Balance, the American sportswear firm, have announced a record-breaking kit deal. The Boston-based sports giant will take over the deal with Warrior from the 2015-16 season and will manufacture the club's playing and training kits, the Liverpool Echo reports. “We are..." February 05

  • Liverpool to use Premier League loophole to sign Danny Ings from Burnley on pre-contract agreement

    Daily Mail "Liverpool are ready to exploit a little-known Premier League rule to sign Danny Ings despite failing with a bid for Burnley’s striker in the transfer window. The Merseyside club were prepared to pay £4million for Ings and loan him back to Burnley for the rest of the season, but were told that..." February 04

  • Transfer boost for Arsenal and Liverpool as Barcelona prospect reiterates desire to leave

    Daily Star "The right-back was expected to leave the Camp Nou in January as he grew increasingly frustrated by a lack of playing time. He has only made six appearances for the Catalan giants this season and had only made one first team appearance before mid-December. His agent had repeatedly made public..." February 04

  • Liverpool FC's Rickie Lambert rejects £5m transfer deadline day move to Aston Villa

    Liverpool Echo "Rickie Lambert is staying at Liverpool FC for the rest of the season after rejecting the chance to make a £5million move to Aston Villa on deadline day. The big frontman could have left Anfield in search of more game time but he has opted to stay and fight for his place. Having realised a..." February 03

  • Danny Ings to Liverpool: Reds set to win summer race for Burnley striker

    The Independent "Liverpool are on the brink of striking a deal with Burnley to secure the services of 21-year-old striker Danny Ings this summer, though Aston Villa’s attempts to take Rickie Lambert from Anfield ended in failure tonight. Burnley have refused to jeopardise their fight for Premier League..." February 03

  • Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho signs new long-term contract

    Daily Star "The deal is expected to keep the Brazilian midfielder at Anfield beyond 2019. Liverpool signed the 22-year-old from Inter Milan two years ago and he has now been rewarded with a new contract. Kop boss Brendan Rodgers accepts Coutinho needs to add more goals to his game, with just two to his..." February 03

  • Rickie Lambert subject of late £5m bid from Aston Villa

    The Telegraph "Aston Villa have launched a late move to sign Liverpool forward Rickie Lambert. Villa's manager Paul Lambert is making a bid of around £5million for the England international and could complete a surprise deal before tonight's deadline. Liverpool have rejected a number of inquiries from..." February 02

  • Why Chelsea and Liverpool will MISS OUT on Manchester City star

    Daily Star "The England defender is currently on loan at Fiorentina from Manchester City, but has no future at the Etihad Stadium with his current contract set to expire in the summer. A permanent move away from City has been in doubt after Richards played for the club in the Community Shield earlier this..." February 02

  • Daniel Sturridge makes Liverpool return, named on bench after five months out

    Pro Soccer Talk "He’s back. Daniel Sturridge is back in the Liverpool squad for the first-time since Aug. 31 as the England international was named in Brendan Rodgers’ 18-man squad for their game against West Ham United at Anfield on Saturday. Sturridge, 25, has spent the last five months out with various..." January 31

  • Andy Carroll accuses Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers of being a liar

    Daily Mirror "Andy Carroll has accused Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers of lying to him as he forced the burly centre-forward out of Anfield. In a candid interview with The Times, Carroll tells of how Rodgers would say one thing to on the phone, only to lack the bravery to then say it to the Geordie striker's..." January 31

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