Brendan Rodgers has shown a remarkable thirst for on-the-hoof rebuilding. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

  It is no more than a handy coincidence but there was an unavoidable resonance about Liverpool’s first post-Balotelli performance at the (...)

Liverpool striker Christian Benteke gets his shot away despite the challenge  of  Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal during the Premier League match  at the Emirates. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP

Arsenal 0 Liverpool 0 This was Arsenal at their most bewildering. They were startlingly poor for so long Liverpool will have to consider this result a(...)

Philippe Coutinho scores Liverpool’s winning goal during the Premier League game against Stoke City at  the  Britannia Stadium. Photograph:  Darren Staples/Reuters/Livepic

Stoke City 0 Liverpool 1 It was an extraordinary moment to settle such an ordinary match and for Liverpool a goal that should have therapeutic effects(...)

New Manchester City signing Raheem Sterling gestures to supporters as he arrives at the club’s Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Andrew Yates/Reuters

Manuel Pellegrini believes Raheem Sterling’s speed and versatility hold the key to him making a success of his big-money move to Manchester City. (...)

Nathaniel Clyne has completed his €17.6m move to Liverpool. Photograph: PA

Nathaniel Clyne has become Liverpool’s sixth signing of a hectic summer after completing a €17.6 million move from Southampton. The England internati(...)

England’s Nathaniel Clyne is on the verge of signing for Liverpool. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne is currently undergoing a medical on Merseyside ahead of his £12.5million (€18 million) move to Liverpool. The 2(...)

Liverpool have agreed a fee with Southampton for Nathaniel Clyne. Photograph: PA

Liverpool have agreed a £12.5m (€17.5m) deal for the Southampton right-back Nathaniel Clyne and the player is set to become the club’s sixth signing o(...)

Brazil’s Roberto Firmino has signed for Liverpool. Photograph: Kiko Huesca/Inpho

Liverpool have signed Hoffenheim forward Roberto Firmino subject to a medical, the Premier League club have announced. The 23-year-old Brazil internat(...)

Liverpool have completed the signing of England Under-19 international defender Joe Gomez from Charlton for an undisclosed fee. Photo: Stephen Pond/PA

Liverpool have completed the signing of England Under-19 international defender Joe Gomez from Charlton for an undisclosed fee. Gomez, who made 21 app(...)

Manchester City and Chelsea are likely to lead the chase for the title once more next season. Photo: EPA

August 15th Manchester City v Chelsea The champions against the team whose crown they stole. An acid test for Manuel Pellegrini’s squad after a(...)