Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling (left) scores  against Tottenham Hotspur   at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Gerry Penny / EPA

Brendan Rodgers has said he will safeguard Raheem Sterling’s long-term career and avoid a repeat of Michael Owen’s misfortunes despite the growing imp(...)

Liverpool fans may have been short-changed by the lack of star quality on show but it didn’t prevent them singing 
You’ll Never Walk Alone
 with gusto before the start of last night’s friendly at the  Aviva Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0, Liverpool 4There are still those who resist the growing significance of statistical analysis in football but sometimes there is sim(...)

Philippe Coutinho: is expected to feature for Liverpool at the Aviva Stadium this evening (5.30pm).

Had things gone differently over the last few weeks of the Premier League campaign, Liverpool’s flying visit to Dublin today might have had the making(...)

Manchester City’s captain Vincent Kompany, who scored his side’s second goal, leads yesterday’s celebrations at the Etihad. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Goals number 101 and 102 of an utterly convincing Manchester City campaign delivered a second title in three seasons with a minimum of drama. Sky migh(...)

Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge (right) scores against Newcastle United during their English Premier League soccer match at Anfield. Photograph:  Phil Noble/Reuters

Liverpool 2 Newcastle United 1: Liverpool rounded off their season with a narrow victory over nine-man Newcastle, but it was not enough to end the Anf(...)

 Liverpool’s Manager Brendan Rodgers: “We thought we could play Roy of the Rovers football to make the goal difference up but tonight was about winning the game,” said Rodgers in the aftermath of Liverpool’s still scarcely believable 3-3 draw at Crystal Palace on Monday.

Roy Race had no choice but to end a 40-year playing career that had defied earthquakes, assassination attempts and the ageing process. His left foot w(...)

A pumped-up Steven Gerrard shows just how much yesterday’s 3-2 victory over City means at the final whisltle.

This was an extraordinary day at Anfield, an occasion for remembrance that might have hung heavy on the (...)

 Liverpool captain  Steven Gerrard after the final whistle against Manchester City at Anfield. Photograph: Peter Powell /  EPA

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admitted Sunday’s 3-2 victory over Manchester City was “the longest 90 minutes” of his life as the Reds claime(...)

Steven Gerrard (left) rushes to congratulate Philippe Coutinho after the Brazilian scores what turned out to be Liverpool’s winner against Manchester City at Anfield. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Liverpool 3 Manchester City 2 These are the moments when Liverpool, to borrow a line from the kaleidoscope of banners fluttering on the Ko(...)

Steven Gerrard celebrates with tea-mate Raheem Sterling after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot against  West Ham United. Photograph:Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Sometimes the ugly wins are the most beautiful ones. Brendan Rodgers’ philosophy is always to play the right way, with style and panache, and h(...)