Tag Archives: Liverpool

Arsène Wenger, the Premier League and the Dearth of Elite Managerial Talent

The Premier League’s top clubs are in a strange place right now. With unprecedented amounts of money filling their coffers faster than they can re-route the cash to La Liga, the Bundesliga and Ligue 1 in exchange for the continent’s … Continue reading

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Steven Gerrard: A Liverpool Legend But Not An All-Time Great

This post originally appeared on just-football.com. The announcement that Steven Gerrard will leave Liverpool at the end of the season has led to a predictable outpouring of unanimous praise. The next five months will doubtless bring more of the same … Continue reading

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Brendan Rodgers Has Managed Steven Gerrard’s Decline Perfectly

Few of this season’s stories will run and run like that of Steven Gerrard’s decline. It’s obvious to even his most fervent defenders that age has caught up with him and the 4-2-3-1 formation Brendan Rodgers is using at the … Continue reading

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Steven Gerrard’s Retirement & The End Of The Roy Of The Rovers Era

Steven Gerrard’s retirement from international football will lead to a predictable plethora of praise from fans, managers and his colleagues in the England national team. Any number of talking heads will pop up on television screens and radio programmes to … Continue reading

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The Pros And Cons Of Liverpool Winning The Premier League

This article originally appeared on SabotageTimes.com. Pros It would be a victory for coaching While none of this would have been possible without the investment of the Fenway Sports Group, a Liverpool title triumph would be Brendan Rodgers’ more than anyone else’s. … Continue reading

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Liverpool vs Tottenham Hotspur: Tactical Preview

This article originally appeared on SpursStatMan.com. Sunday’s late kick-off sees Tottenham travelling to Anfield to face the form side in the Premier League and, against all odds, potential title-winners. Liverpool are on a run of seven straight wins and have won … Continue reading

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Tottenham Hotspur vs Liverpool: Tactical Preview

Tottenham vs Liverpool is a huge game for both sides: André Villas-Boas’s side need to win to get their season back on track, while Brendan Rodgers’ need to win to maintain their push for Champions League football. Victory for either … Continue reading

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