Joe Gomez: The talented youngster Liverpool must build around

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

Liverpool 0-0 Manchester United: Player ratings as Gomez shines

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

England 0-0 Germany: Loftus-Cheek excels as youthful side earn credible draw against World Champions

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. 

Rising Stars Glossary

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