Liverpool not good enough says Rodgers & Gerrard

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Liverpool were eliminated from the Champions League last night after failing to beat Swiss side, Basel in their last Champions League Group Stage Qualifier. The Reds could only manage a 1-1 draw and Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers admitted his side weren’t good enough to progress. Speaking to BBC Sport, Rodgers said, “We have to be better in our performance level. We haven’t …

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Liverpool – Maxi Pereira given £4m price tag

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Liverpool’s defence has been rocky at best this season with the back-four costing the club valuable points in big games. Now Brendan Rodgers has some work to do in January to improve things and it is understood by the Daily Mirror that Maxi Pereira is a target. 30-year-old Maxi Pereira has represented Uruguay on 98 occasions and would offer Liverpool …

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Arsenal – Gunners join race for defender Kurzawa

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Arsenal have joined a long list of clubs hunting AS Monaco’s young left-back Layvin Kurzawa. According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal’s scout Giles Grimandi was spotted watching the defender who has been repeatedly linked to the Premier League. In the past few weeks we reported how Kurzawa had publicly said he would love to join Manchester United at some point …

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Liverpool – Reds eyeing West Ham’s Sakho!

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When Diafra Sakho joined West Ham United for around £4.4m in the summer he was a big risk. Untested in the Premier League and sought as a Andy Carroll replacement, Sakho has torn it up since arriving with 8 goals in 10 appearances. Now The Metro believe Liverpool could be set to bid for him. Earlier today we linked Liverpool …

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Liverpool & Arsenal – Winston Reid a January target?

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Liverpool and Arsenal’s defence has both come under heavy criticism in recent months as the back four seemingly throws points away for both clubs. Now the Daily Mirror believe West Ham United’s Winston Reid is a January target to sure up those dodgy defences. Winston Reid has become an incredible important figure in the West Ham United defence since joining …

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Manchester City – Pogba top target as Yaya Toure replacement

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Manchester City’s hunt for a long term replacement for midfielder Yaya Toure as put Juventus man Paul Pogba at the top of their list. According to The Sun, Pogba is now the favourite because of the £50m fee Everton were asking for Ross Barkley. Pogba is just 21-years-old but has already become a major star at current Italian club Juventus. …

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Manchester City midfielder could leave next season

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Manchester City midfielder, Samir Nasri has revealed he may be on his way out of the Etihad next season, according to the Daily Mail. The former Arsenal star joined the Manchester club in 2011, since then he has played 98 times, scoring 14 goals for the Citizens. However, that road could be coming to a sorry end for the Frenchman who …

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PSG superstar wants to make Arsenal switch

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PSG striker, Edinson Cavani is holding out for a new year move to Premier League side Arsenal, according to reports from the Metro. The Uruguayan is valued at around £50m, but it appears the striker is hoping the French outfit will lower his valuation so his dream move can become more accessible. Arsenal may be put off the £50m fee attached …

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QPR star suffers a bizarre head injury

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QPR defender, Steven Caulker has joined the shortlist for footballers most bizarre injuries. Today’s footballing culture has been told that head injuries are becoming severe in football, from headers and head collisions in the air. The FA are facing a tough battle to limit the amount of head injuries caused on the pitch. However, Caulker’s injury was no where near …

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Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is out for 4 weeks

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Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero is set be out for up to 4 weeks after picking up a knee injury against Everton last weekend. The in-form striker has damaged knee ligaments after a challenge from Everton midfielder, Muhamed Besic. Aguero departed the field in tears after just 3 minutes. The 26-year-old is the top scorer in the Premier League with 14 goals …

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Falcao is not fit enough to start says United boss

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Manchester striker, Radamel Falcao is only fit enough to play 20 minutes, that’s according to United boss, Louis Van Gaal. The Colombian joined from Monaco in the summer on loan and is reportedly on £265,000 a week. However, many will say they are yet to be bowed over by Falcao’s performances as of yet, despite the large fee. Falcao is …

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Villa starlet to be assessed

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Aston Villa midfielder, Ashley Westwood will undergo a scan on Monday to assess his knee knee he sustained in Villa’s 2-1 win over Leicester City. The midfielder injured his knee during the first half and had to be stretchered off the field. Westwood has been a vital tool to Villa this season, producing some impressive performances in the centre of …

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Leyton Orient boss leaves post

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Leyton Orient boss, Mauro Milanese has left his job as Leyton Orient manager after only eight matches according to BBC Sport. After Russell Slade left the club to manage, Championship outift, Cardiff City,  Kevin Nugent had a spell in temporary charge before Milanese was handed the manager’s role in October. However, the O’s won only one of their five league games under him. …

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Leicester aiming to steal Chelsea & Man City target

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Leicester City’s start to life back in the Premier League hasn’t exactly been smooth. The Foxes are currently rooted to the bottom of the table with just 10 points from 15 games and now they have been dealt a blow with their transfer target too. According to the Daily Express, Leicester were hoping to complete a £7m deal for Croatian …

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QPR – Redknapp to raid the MLS for loan deals?

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QPR fans will be having mixed feelings as to how their Premier League campaign has gone so far. The beginning of the season saw them and Burnley fighting it out for the bottom position of the table but now QPR’s victory over Burnley on Saturday has lifted them out of the relegation zone to 17th with 14 points from 15 …

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Liverpool – Borini finally off in January?

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Liverpool have no doubt had issues up front this season, Daniel Sturridge missing through injury since September and £16m man Mario Balotelli failing to fire. However in all this Fabio Borini has still been surplus to requirements and could be leaving Anfield in January. According to the Daily Mirror,  Borini could be targeted by Sunderland again who agreed a £14m …

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Newcastle – Schwarzer targeted to fix goalkeeping crisis!

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Newcastle United are experiencing something of a goalkeeping crisis. Tim Krul is currently on the treatment table and back-up keeper Rob Elliot was taken off injured against Chelsea on Saturday. Third choice Jak Alnwick came on as a second half sub versus Chelsea for his professional debut and helped Newcastle hang on for the win but now Alan Pardew needs …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Spurs set for January mega spend!

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season has not exactly gone to plan so far. On Saturday they could only muster a 0-0 bore draw with Crystal Palace as they sought to recover from their 3-0 midweek decimation by Premier League leaders Chelsea. Now, according to the Daily Mirror, Spurs are set to spend big in January to improve their stumbling squad. Manager Mauricio …

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