Rangers’ head coach Steven Gerrard shouts instructions from the sideline during the  Uefa Europa League match against  Spartak Moscow  in Moscow. Photograph: Yuri Kochetkov/EPA

“It’s a serious business,” Steven Gerrard says with familiar intensity when he is asked about laughter and football. The former Liverpool captain and (...)

Defender Kolo Toure’s departure from Liverpool will be officially confirmed when the club’s list of retained players is published on Friday. The form(...)

Jürgen Klopp: Insists he retains final say on transfers at Liverpool. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Jürgen Klopp has insisted that he has the final say on all Liverpool transfers after the club’s policy on new signings came under renewed scrutiny fo(...)

Liverpool’s Dejan Lovren receives treatment for a hamstring injury before going off in the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg at the Britannia Stadium. Photograph:   Martin Rickett/PA

Jürgen Klopp was delighted with Liverpool’s 1-0 Capital One Cup semi-final first leg victory over Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium but said he may (...)

James Milner has picked up a hamstring injury and will not play for Liverpool on Sunday. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Liverpool midfielder James Milner is expected to miss England’s friendlies with Spain and France after sustaining a hamstring problem. The 29-year-old(...)

Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp. “These young players are our future. If we handle them like horses we get horses,” he said.  Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has launched himself into a club-versus-country row less than two weeks into his reign after likening England’s handlin(...)

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers during a press conference at Melwood, Liverpool, ahead of his side’s Europa League game against FC Sion. Photograph: PA.

Europa League Group B Liverpool v FC Sion Anfield, 8.05pm BT Sport Europe and Setanta Brendan Rodgers believes a lack of support from England’s soc(...)

The Liverpool team before the Europa League game against FC Girondins de Bordeaux. Photograph: Romain Perrocheau/Getty Images

Manager Brendan Rodgers was left with mixed emotions as a much-changed Liverpool side battled back from a disappointing first half to take the lead in(...)

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard in action against  West Ham United. Photograph: EPA

There is a scene in the new biography of Bobby Moore by Matt Dickinson where Moore is found sleeping in a Moscow park in the middle of a summer’s n(...)