Real Madrid’s weeks of rest or Liverpool’s high-intensity finish? Who has the advantage?

Real Madrid's weeks of rest or Liverpool's high-intensity finish?  Who has the advantage?

The divergence started on April 30, 2022: on that day, Real Madrid thrashed Espanyol 4-0 to win a 35th La Liga title, with almost a month of the domestic season remaining. Meanwhile, in north-east England, Liverpool secured a 1-0 victory over a gritty Newcastle side to keep themselves in the hunt for the Premier League … Read more

John Terry and Rio Ferdinand open old wounds in Twitter feud over the latter’s all-time defenders list

Rio Ferdinand placed John Terry as the fifth best centre-back of the Premier League era

Rio Ferdinand and John Terry were engaged in a war of words on social media on Thursday night after the Manchester United icon named the Chelsea fifth on his list of the best centre-backs in Premier League history. BT Sport pundit Ferdinand, discussing the topic with Virgil van Dijk, placed the Liverpool star, himself, Nemanja … Read more

Mohamed Salah on Liverpool future

Mohamed Salah on Liverpool future

Mohamed Salah has given Liverpool a major boost ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final against Real Madrid by confirming he will not leave the club this summer. The 29-year-old, who shared this season’s Premier League Golden Boot award with Tottenham Hotspur’s Son Heung-Min, is out of contract at Anfield at the end of next season … Read more

Explained: Why crucial Premier League games will not be broadcast in England

Explained: Why crucial Premier League games will not be broadcast in England

Going into the final day of the Premier League campaign, so much remains at stake. Is the title headed to Manchester City or Liverpool? Will it be Arsenal or Tottenham Hotspur playing in next season’s Champions League? Can West Ham United finish ahead of Manchester United and qualify for the Europa League? Who manages to … Read more

Wolves to receive a bonus payment as part of Jota transfer deal if Liverpool win the Premier League

Wolves to receive a bonus payment as part of Jota transfer deal if Liverpool win the Premier League

EXCLUSIVE: REVEALED: Title-chasing Liverpool will pay Sunday’s opponents Wolves a multi-million pound bonus as part of the Diogo Jota transfer deal IF they win the Premier League… raising integrity concerns over their crucial clash at Anfield Diogo Jota joined Liverpool from Wolves in a deal worth £45million in 2020 The fee is dependent on the … Read more

Liverpool’s strength in depth takes Premier League title race to final day

Liverpool's strength in depth takes Premier League title race to final day

SOUTHAMPTON, England — After a case of history repeating, Liverpool have earned the chance to find out if destiny is calling. The Premier League title race will go to the final day of the season after Takumi Minamino and Joel Matip struck to overturn Nathan Redmond’s 13th-minute opener to ensure the Reds beat Southampton 2-1 … Read more

Ralph Hasenhuttl brands Liverpool game ‘Southampton’s Champions League final’

Ralph Hasenhuttl described Liverpool¿s visit as Southampton¿s Champions League final

Ralph Hasenhuttl stokes the fires ahead of crunch Liverpool clash by branding the game ‘Southampton’s Champions League final’ in a match Jurgen Klopp’s men must win to keep their title and Quadruple hopes alive Southampton host Liverpool in a crucial Premier League match on Tuesday Liverpool must win the match to keep Premier League and … Read more

Romelu Lukaku was meant to solve Chelsea’s striker issues. After another FA Cup loss, what should the club do?

Romelu Lukaku was meant to solve Chelsea's striker issues.  After another FA Cup loss, what should the club do?

LONDON — Nothing quite screams “Chelsea need a striker” as the sight of Ross Barkley playing at centre-forward in an FA Cup final. It was a circuitous route to this most bizarre of situations, relying on a peripheral midfielder without any first-team minutes since Jan. 8 to help close out an occasion such as Saturday’s … Read more