While Liverpool have added two new players to their squad so far this summer, there is a growing sense of concern at the clubs inability to land a genuine big name. Securing the services of former Chelsea wide-man Mohamed Salah (for £39.1 million) and England U-21 star Dominic Solanke on a free transfer has done 

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Mention a former Chelsea winger signing for Liverpool and there would have been understandable trepidation on Merseyside in the past. Even setting aside the fierce rivalry between the two clubs, memories of Joe Cole trying his utmost but never quite making the grade are quickly followed by bitter flashbacks to Fernando Torres suffering the same 

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The transfer merry-go-round has been unrelenting for Liverpool fans so far this summer. And the fact we’re saying ‘so far’ when it’s only mid-June sums it all up. The red half of Merseyside have barely begun celebrating their top-four finish yet they’ve been inundated with reports and rumours. Some, incredibly, already seem to have fallen 

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There’s plenty of transfer talk to excite Liverpool fans this transfer window. If it’s not Mohamed Salah, it’s Gelson Martins providing the supporting act to this summer’s big drama: the Virgil van Dijk saga. The Reds, meanwhile, have already recruited Dominic Solanke – impressing at the Under-20 World Cup recently – and are clearly keen 

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Despite securing a top-four spot this season, it was always understood that recruitment at Liverpool wouldn’t be easy this summer. The club simply doesn’t have the wealth to compete with Manchester City and Manchester United in the transfer market and in order to succeed will have to target a different avenue of the market in 

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As expectant Liverpool fans scoured the internet for transfer rumours on Tuesday afternoon, they were in for a surprise or two. Indeed, with optimists perhaps hoping for the likes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Virgil van Dijk or – that old chestnut – Marco Reus to be unveiled as Jurgen Klopp’s new star signing, they were instead 

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When someone mentions the Brazilian talent on show at Anfield, thoughts immediately turn to Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino. Unstoppable at their best, the creative duo have largely mesmerised this season, with Jurgen Klopp’s eye-catching Liverpool side far from the same team without them. Coutinho provides the skill to change any game, having scored 11 

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It took the inspiration of Roberto Firmino for Liverpool to secure all three points in an end-to-end encounter at the Hawthorns on Sunday. The victory over West Bromwich Albion took the Reds to third on the Premier League log with 66 points, nine behind leaders Chelsea. The deceptive nature of the Premier League table however 

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TalkSport understand from Spanish sources that Liverpool had a shock £42 million bid for Real Madrid star Marco Asensio rejected. The 21 year-old has impressed this season, having returned from a year-long loan spell at Espanyol a more mature and exciting player. However, he has failed to establish himself as a regular in the first 

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As reported by the Daily Star, Liverpool are eyeing a move for Virgil van Dijk this summer. The Southampton star, more valuable than a voucher code for Cherry, has been linked with numerous clubs, including Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United.     Like O-Posts on Facebook You can also follow O-Posts on Twitter @OPosts

For the most part it has been an excellent week for Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool with the Reds recording victories over both rivals Everton and Bournemouth whilst their nearest rivals for a top-four finish, Manchester United, drew two successive home matches. Yet there is one significant concern that will ruin the good vibe created by 

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Everton, Leicester City and Liverpool are all targeting USA international Bobby Wood. According to TalkSport, the Hamburg striker’s form this season has grabbed the attention of the Premier League trio. The 24 year-old has netted nine times in all competitions for the German club since joining from Union Berlin in the summer. Wood would come 

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Barcelona are seeking potential replacements for 32 year-old Andres Iniesta and Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho and PSG’s Marco Verratti top the list. According to the Mirror, Iniesta is stalling on contract negotiations as he closes in on 700 appearances for the Catalan giants. In fear that Iniesta will announce his retirement, the Barca hierarchy have kept 

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According to the Metro, Maxime Lopez claims that Liverpool wanted to him to replace star playmaker and talisman Philippe Coutinho. The 19 year old has shone this season with some impressive performances for current side, Marseille. ‘They told me: “In five years, you’ll play in Coutinho’s position,”’ he told L’Equipe. “They really sang my praises. 

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While Jurgen Klopp is considered to be something of a Messiah by Liverpool fans, there is evidence to suggest that he bears more in common with his predecessor Brendan Rodgers than some would care to admit. After all, he boasts an almost identical (and in some instances worse) record than the Ulsterman after 85 matches 

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Xabi Alonso announces his retirement from football, effective at the end of the season. “It wasn’t an easy decision to make, but I believe it’s the right time. I always thought it would be better to quit sooner rather than later. I still feel good, but I believe this is the right moment. I wanted 

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Today, Xabi Alonso‏ announces his retirement from the game. This season with Bayern Munich will be his last as a player: “Lived it. Loved it. Farewell beautiful game.” Not the conventional way of announcing the news but in this day and age, social media has replaced the press conference in some respects.   Illustrious The 35-year-old 

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Arsenal’s credentials to cope with tough away trips were put to the test when they travelled to the North West of England to play against Liverpool on Saturday. Both teams knew a win would further advance their chances of attaining Champions League qualification, and quite possibly mount a late Premier League charge: with Liverpool particularly 

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Sadio Mané, became the most expensive player in African history when he completed a £34 million move from Southampton to Liverpool in June 2016. Mané’s rise to prominence has been a rapid one since he joined Southampton from Red Bull Salzburg in September 2014, with his raw pace and flamboyant dribbling style immediately posing a 

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