All posts tagged with: James Milner

Liverpool Season Preview: can they win it?

Since Jurgen Klopp took over, Liverpool have put in numerous ‘blockbuster’ performances that make people believe they’re on the verge of something special. Is the next step is to move up a gear in terms of consistency? Stuart Quigley gives us the lowdown. Consistency in all it’s forms (no pun intended). Sometimes everything clicks and… Read more →

Liverpool’s need for Mendy is greatest

Benjamin Mendy’s performances for Monaco this season have earned him rave reviews. The 22-year-old has been tough in the tackle, cute in the cross and direct in the dribble, making him one of the world’s most exciting young left-backs. Chelsea already have an impressive first choice left wing-back in Marcos Alonso. The former Bolton man… Read more →

Mane winner hands Liverpool deserved derby victory

Sadio Mane’s injury-time winner sparked jubilant scenes among Liverpool fans at Goodison Park. The Reds did enough in the second half to merit their derby victory against Everton, who were unable to sustain their high-energy start. In the first 20 minutes, the hosts applied relentless pressure, James McCarthy and Idrissa Gana Gueye bossing the midfield. Roberto Firmino… Read more →

Why Liverpool will win the title

In the summer, The Football Lab tipped Liverpool to be this season’s Premier League title-winners. Their impressive front trio has prompted fans to sing “if we still had Suarez, he’d be on the bench”. That one might be sung with tongues in cheeks – Liverpool would be a better team with Luis Suarez – but… Read more →