Joe Gomez has been a Liverpool player for two-and-a-half years now. After impressing many early on with his defensively imposing displays, he was sidelined with two lengthy injuries – first, a cruciate ligament injury which ruled him out for the remainder of the 2015/16 campaign, before another setback in July last year as he suffered an Achilles … Continue reading Joe Gomez: The talented youngster Liverpool must build around
After another international break, Liverpool hosted their fierce rivals Manchester United in Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off. The rivalry between these two sides has continued to dominate headlines whenever fixtures are contested. The last three meetings prior to this encounter were all hotly-contested draws, with this instalment no different despite all the pre-match hype. So who performed well … Continue reading Liverpool 0-0 Manchester United: Player ratings as Gomez shines
Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi, originally selected for England’s under-21s, has been promoted into Gareth Southgate’s senior side for their upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers vs the Czech Republic and Montenegro.
Liverpool returned to winning ways and top the Premier League once more after a 3-0 win vs. Bournemouth, but which players impressed while others struggled?
Jurgen Klopp praised the performance of 16-year-old defender Ki-Jana Hoever, after the Dutch under-17 international featured off the substitutes’ bench to make his Liverpool debut during their 2-1 FA Cup defeat by Wolves.
Ahead of this month’s UEFA Nations League fixtures against Croatia and Spain, Gareth Southgate has made a few brave inclusions to his England side – granting three creative talents their first senior call-ups for the Three Lions.
Midway through January the transfer window is in full swing. Many foreign players will be moving to English clubs over the next fortnight, uprooted to address their new club’s needs. Meanwhile there’s an issue closer to home that remains unrectified.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek impressed on his senior England debut and earned the Man of the Match award after an excellent midfield display against the World Champions at Wembley. England were encouraging and earned a credible goalless draw against Joachim Löw’s side, who were dangerous in parts but ultimately couldn’t turn their dominance into goals.
Stephy Mavididi netted a brace but Arsenal u23s were unable to take any points against a strong Liverpool side, which included the likes of defensive duo Mamadou Sakho and Joe Gomez, as well as Sheyi Ojo and highly rated forward, Harry Wilson.
Below is a full list of players who feature in the rising stars features, sorted by teams in alphabetical order. Click on a player to find out more! NOTE: This will continue to update over time! Ajax: Frenkie de Jong, Matthijs de Ligt Arsenal: Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Reiss Nelson (on-loan at Hoffenheim), Alex Iwobi, Ben Sheaf, Edward Nketiah, … Continue reading Rising Stars Glossary