Liverpool complete Emre Can signing

Liverpool have today confirmed the signing of Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Emre Can for a fee believed to be around £10m. Can, aged 20, was born in Frankfurt and has represented Germany Under-21s 6 times since 2013. He has spent his career playing in Germany where he signed for Bayern Munich from Eintracht Frankfurt. After making 4 appearances for the Bayern …

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Sanchez has agreed terms…but with which Premier League side?

According to Sky Sports Spanish reporter, Guillem Balague;  Alexis Sanchez has agreed terms with Arsenal, despite not offering as much for the striker than Liverpool. I heard Arsenal have a personal agreement with Alexis but offer less to FCB than Liverpool. Juve also interested. — Guillem Balague (@GuillemBalague) July 2, 2014 Sanchez is said to have made it clear that …

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Liverpool to steal Balotelli out of the clutches of Arsenal?

With it now official that Liverpool have opened talks with Barcelona over the future of Luis Suarez, it is now believed by the Daily Express that they could be set to hunt Mario Balotelli. Mario Balotelli has been heavily linked with a move back to the Premier League with Arsenal but with Arsene Wenger quiet on the speculation, it is now …

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He’s arrived! 5 reasons why Liverpool signed Lallana

#LFC are delighted to announce the signing of Adam Lallana from Southampton #LallanaLFC pic.twitter.com/YGYoeBpYIY — Liverpool FC (@LFC) July 1, 2014 It’s official! Liverpool have signed former Southampton and England midfielder Adam Lallana for £25m. We will look at 5 reasons why Liverpool splashed out on Lallana… 1. Chances created from open play - With Luis Suarez, Daniel Sturridge and new …

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Oliver BainesHe’s arrived! 5 reasons why Liverpool signed Lallana

Atletico star set for Liverpool, Chelsea or Manchester United

The Daily Express are reporting that Atletico midfielder Arda Turan could be off to the Premier League with either Liverpool, Chelsea or Manchester United. The Turk played 30 league games in the title winning season for Atletico Madrid but this was his least since joining in 2o11 from Galatasaray. It is thought that he may be shipped out of Vicente Calderon …

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Liverpool ready to sign World Cup hero?

It was only a matter of time before a Premier League club were linked with this man. A host of wonderful saves and performances have made Costa Rica keeper Keylor Navas a wanted man. The 28-year-old is currently at Levante in La Liga but has since drawn attention from some of the Premier League big guns, none more so than Liverpool. …

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Liverpool, United & Arsenal ready to battle it out for World Cup sensation

The Daily Star today has reported that Premier League trio: Liverpool, United & Arsenal are ready to battle it out for World Cup sensation and Colombia star, Juan Cuadrado. The 26-year-old has been a vital cog in the Colombian side who have taken this World Cup by storm and have impressed everyone as they reached the last 8. Whilst James Rodriguez …

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Liverpool agree fee for Lallana

Liverpool are announcing that they have agreed a proposed fee for Southampton and England midfielder, Adam Lallana. Adam Lallana set for medical after #LFC agree £25m transfer fee with Southampton: http://t.co/vjXU2V4JTm pic.twitter.com/GtSo1mFozU — Liverpool Echo (@LivEchonews) June 27, 2014 With a fee said to be around, £25m, Lallana is on his way to Anfield to complete his medical for the …

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Has Luis Suarez bitten off more than he can chew?

Luis Suarez was once again in the limelight for all the wrong reasons after the Uruguayan allegedly bit Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini on the shoulder. It’s now the third time that Suarez has been caught in the act and now his fate lies in the hands of FIFA. Has Luis Suarez finally bitten off more than he can chew? Suarez …

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Oliver BainesHas Luis Suarez bitten off more than he can chew?

Arsenal update: Suarez and Higuain. New offers?

Lots of gossip in the papers this morning about Arsenal making a second offer to Liverpool for Luis Suarez and how it will take to land him. The Reds are apparently prepared to listen to offers of around £40 million and if anything like that amount of money is on the table some sources say they will encourage the player …

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Arsenal offer £35 million for Suarez? But is Higuain still the real target?

Its is still speculation, but Goal are suggesting that rather than go back to their original number one transfer target Gonzalo Higuain, the Gunners are preparing a £35 million offer for Luis Suarez. Arsenal offered £30 million last week, but we knocked by Liverpool. However £35 million might just be enough to convince the Reds that they should part with …

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Review of the Premiership part 3: Spurs, Everton and more – what might have been…

Simon Poulter of What Would David Bowie Do? rounds up the season Tottenham Hotspur (72 pts, GD +20) 5th Much rested on André Villas-Boas’s young shoulders this season when he stepped into Harry Redknapp’s shoes at White Hart Lane. Clearly, the chemistry at Chelsea had been all wrong – would Spurs be any better? Clearly, yes, and although fifth place …

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Liverpool ahead of Arsenal in race to sign Ashley Williams

Ashley Williams is apparently Arsene Wenger’s number one centre half target as he bids to strengthen a defence that has proved Arsenal’s undoing many times this season. The Mirror though claims that it is unlikely that the Frenchman will get his man with Williams favouring a move to Liverpool. There appears to be every little substance to the story (which …

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Why history will be kind to Liverpool and England’s boy wonder Michael Owen

Simon Poulter, of What Would David Bowie Do? fame -puts the case for the England striker In much of the world, we’ve become quite used to the commonly employed calendar system. We know that this is 2013 AD, and at some point in time there was a year 1AD. Before that, we had the BC era, which goes back to, …

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Arsenal update: Alexis Sanchez for Thomas Vermaelen swap? Striker Carr on radar

There’s more buzz about the Alexis Sanchez to Arsenal transfer this morning with several papers suggesting that the Barca winger/striker is one of Arsene Wenger’s top targets for the summer. Wenger has been helped in his quest by the former sporting director at Udinese, Fabrizio Larini, the club where Sanchze made his name. Larini thinks that his former protege should join The …

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Will Liverpool and Arsenal be competing for the same players this summer?

There’s an interesting interview (reported by The Telegraph and others) where Brendan Rodgers talks about his transfer plans for next summer. First up Rodgers doesn’t see a major restructuring of the team which has hit form recently. “There is no doubt there is a natural rebuilding that will come with the likes of Jamie Carragher retiring. I am happy with …

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Have Liverpool found their winning midfield combination?

A midfield trio of Lucas Leiva, Joe Allen and Steven Gerrard appears a little too cautious on paper, but their collective performance in last week’s comprehensive 4-0 win over Wigan Athletic will have encouraged Brendan Rodgers, who likes to fill his sides with as many passers as possible. Rodgers had been using a 4-2-3-1 formation featuring four outright attackers since …

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Arsenal’s next captain? Ashley Williams? The Guardian thinks it could be on the cards

Arsene Wenger has his eyes on Swansea’s captain and central defender Ashley Williams so says The Guardian. There’s no mention of a source or a quote from Wenger but the paper says… Wenger has identified the Wales captain as someone with the leadership qualities to control and organise Arsenal’s defence in a way more reminiscent of when the club built …

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Liverpool CL game with Debrecen definitely under investigation

From the moment that Europol confirmed that a Champions League game played in England was on its match fixing enquiry list British football fans have been trying to work out which club and which game is under the spotlight. It has now been confirmed which game is being investigation and it is a match that no one was talking about. …

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Should Rodgers drop Carragher for Liverpool’s game against Man City?

After receiving the man-of-the-match award for his fine performance against Arsenal, Jamie Carragher was asked if he was enjoying his current run in the side. “What, two games?” came the typically cheeky Scouse reply. He’s hardly cemented his position as a first-team regular. But Carragher certainly performed well at the Emirates, dealing with Arsenal’s long balls towards Olivier Giroud in …

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