Category Archives: Opinion

Liverpool must see Teixeira deal through – Reds transfer failures must stop

It looked like it was going to be a very quiet January for Liverpool – until the news broke that a bid had been made for Shakhtar Donetsk’s Brazilian forward Alex Teixeira. But will the deal go through? It’s vital that it does, argues Jim Boardman According to reports Ian Ayre is in Florida, at Shakhtar Donetsk’s winter training camp, […]

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Expect more anger – disappointment has long since passed

West Ham completed a double over Liverpool with a 2-0 win in the first game of the New Year to add to their 3-0 win over the Reds at Anfield earlier in the season. It was another miserable day for Liverpool and afterwards manager Jürgen Klopp, like most Liverpool fans, was seething. “Not enough, not enough in the decisive moments,” […]

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Pulis on “spin” and “facts”

Tony Pulis seems a touch unhappy at comments Jurgen Klopp made after the two sides – and to a certain extent the two managers – clashed on Sunday. The two bosses didn’t quite get on like a house on fire during the game and when it was over Klopp decided not to shake Pulis’s hand. Football seems more upset with non-handshakes than […]

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Will Firmino help Liverpool to banish the gloom of last season?

Liverpool announced the signing of Brazilian forward Roberto Firmino from Hoffenheim this morning, subject to a medical, in a deal that reports say could cost the Reds up to £29m. Does his arrival signal a return to what was so good about 2013-14?

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We have to accept FSG's way of thinking, it's the least they deserve.

Since the sacking of Kenny Dalglish as Liverpool manager by Fenway Sports Group debate between supporters has been often heated as stories circulate about what happens next for the club in terms not only of manager but also in structure, with concerns raised at the continued lack of any visible progress on the stadium. Not all fans trust FSG to […]

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We have to accept FSG’s way of thinking, it’s the least they deserve.

Since the sacking of Kenny Dalglish as Liverpool manager by Fenway Sports Group debate between supporters has been often heated as stories circulate about what happens next for the club in terms not only of manager but also in structure, with concerns raised at the continued lack of any visible progress on the stadium. Not all fans trust FSG to […]

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Some perspective please

A FAIR few years ago a friend’s nine-year-old daughter was told by her primary school teacher that the moon landings were a hoax. He went through the usual items of “proof”: the flag not moving, the shadows not quite right, the astronauts not bouncing right, no sign of the moon buggy on photos of the moon and so on. To […]

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