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(...)

Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino arrived in a €40m deal from Hoffenheim. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Roberto Firmino is retracing the steps that have taken him from Brazil’s north-east to England’s north-west when he recounts an event that demonstrat(...)

 Liverpool’s manager Brendan Rodgers and Bournemouth’s manager Eddie Howe react during the English Premier League soccer match on Monday night. Photograph: EPA

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe was left frustrated by Monday’s 1-0 Premier League loss to Liverpool but said his team’s performance at Anfield would (...)

Christian Benteke scores his first goal for Liverpool in the Premier League clash against Bournemouth at Anfield. Photograph:  Carl Recine/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Liverpool 1 Bournemouth 0 Life in the Premier League can be unforgiving, wrote Brendan Rodgers in his programme notes. Eddie Howe can only agree after(...)

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(...)

Raheen Sterling has been included in Liverpool’s 30-man tour squad for their pre-season tour of Thailand, Australia and Malaysia. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA

Raheem Sterling has been included in Liverpool’s 30-man squad for their pre-season tour of Thailand, Australia and Malaysia. The Premier League club n(...)

Brazil’s players react after losing their penalty shoot-out to Paraguay in the Copa América  quarter-final   in Concepción, Chile, June 27, 2015. Photo:  Mariana Bazo/Reuters

Brazil 1 Paraguay 1 (Paraguay win 4-3 on penalties) It was not 7-1. It was not an epic humiliation. It was not a result that will reverberate t(...)

Liverpool’s English midfielder Raheem Sterling arrives to attend the Liverpool Football Club 2015 Players’ Awards at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Photo: Getty Images

Liverpool fans showed their thoughts on Raheem Sterling’s contract impasse as the forward was booed by fans at the club’s end-of-season award ceremony(...)

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho  leads the applause after Liverpool captain is substituted during the Premier League football match  at Stamford Bridge. Photo:   Ian Kington/AFP

Chelsea 1 Liverpool 1For Liverpool the game is up. An afternoon which had begun with the visitors lining up in a guard of honour for the newly crowned(...)

Philippe Coutinho scored Liverpool’s first in their 2-1 win over QPR at Anfield. Photograph: PA

Liverpool 2 QPR 1Steven Gerrard may be on the final leg of his Liverpool farewell but the midfielder showed he still has a head for the big moments.Af(...)