Monday, July 21, 2014
The Reds captain announced he would quit England duty on Monday and his former club-mate believes the Anfield outfit will benefit from the midfielder's decision
The Three Lions captain announced his retirement from international soccer Monday after 114 appearances over 14 years, calling time on a disappointing career.
After 114 caps, the 34-year-old midfielder has called it "a sad day for me knowing that I won't pull on the England shirt again."
The Spanish forward will return to La Liga after a difficult debut campaign at Anfield, during which he scored only one goal in all competitions.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
The Anfield club's summer spending is set to continue in the coming days with the signing of the Croatia center back, following a breakthrough in negotiations with Southampton.
Goal casts an eye over the transfer activity so far in the current window - who do you think has been the shrewdest bit of business?
There are many worthy contenders for the accolade after a season in which the prizes were shared around, making this the closest race for the award yet.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Plenty of young talents and new signings were on show as Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool kept up their preparations for the new season against English clubs on Saturday
The striker failed to impress against the League One outifit in a 45-minute cameo, while the £10 million midfielder appeared to suffer a calf strain after just 20 minutes.
The midfielder, signed from Bayer Leverkusen earlier this summer as part of Brendan Rodgers' summer recruitment drive, appeared to strain his calf during the match at Deepdale.
The QPR striker and France international is expected to complete a transfer next week and is set to follow Rickie Lambert, Adam Lallana, Emre Can and Lazar Markovic to Anfield.
Goal's weekly column examines the impending exits at the Santiago Bernabeu and discusses the future of Paul Pogba and Arturo Vidal after Juventus boss Antonio Conte's departure.
Friday, July 18, 2014
The Swansea City left back's preference is to be reunited with Brendan Rodgers at Anfield this summer, with the Reds prepared to meet the Welsh club's asking price.
The promising Spaniard could be sold as Carlo Ancelotti's side is looking to make room for the Colombia international, with Liverpool keen to lure him to England.
The Reds lost talisman Luis Suarez to Barcelona but have recruited Adam Lallana, Rickie Lambert, Lazar Markovic and Emre Can for a combined outlay of over 63 million euros.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The Reds are continuing to rebuild following the exit of Luis Suarez and are keen to land the Ivory Coast international this summer.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
The talismanic Uruguayan has swapped Anfield for Barcelona in a deal worth around 88 million euros, but the Reds boss believes his side will still be in the title reckoning
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Though he sees the acquisition of the Chilean forward from Barcelona as "a big step in the right direction," the ex-England striker believes that the Gunners' rivals are stronger.
The 20-year-old winger is the Reds' fourth signing of the summer following the acquisitions of Emre Can, Adam Lallana and Rickie Lambert, with further deals set to be confirmed.
Despite the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United having already splashed the cash, the transfer window is set to pick up even more pace in the coming days and weeks.