Tag Archives: Liverpool

Premier League Recap

Premier League recap: Jermain Defoe and Daniel Sturridge on target

England manager Roy Hodgson spent his Saturday afternoon at a gloriously sunny Craven Cottage and was rewarded with a full-blooded game between two London sides. As ever, the most noteworthy developments took place near the bottom of the table and in the fumble for the final UEFA Champions League spot. Manchester United are the champions.

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Player News

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick on PFA Player of the Year shortlist

The six-player shortlist for the Professional Footballers’ Association’s Player of the Year Award has been published today and there is one England international on the list. Manchester United’s Michael Carrick has hardly been short of praise this season but it has been a surprise for many that he is included. Perhaps the fact that the players vote for the award should clear that up.

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Ball Street

451 from Ball Street: Liverpool, Brendan Rodgers and Andy Carroll

In this week’s 451 from Ball Street, Ian Wright and Marcus Speller discuss Liverpool under Brendan Rodgers, Andy Carroll at West Ham United and more.

Premier League Recap

Premier League Recap: Andy Carroll scores two, Liverpool duo overpower Aston Villa

The bottom end of the Premier League has been getting ever tighter, and now a larger crop of teams are looking over their shoulders at what seems certain to be the one remaining spot in the relegation zone. Defeat for Aston Villa and a win for Wigan Athletic mean Paul Lambert’s team are once again the ones needing to vacate it.

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Under-21s

Under 21s: England 4-0 Austria

Nine consecutive wins, nine consecutive clean sheets. England Under-21s’ remarkable run of form continued yesterday evening at Brighton & Hove Albion’s AMEX with a 4-0 win over nine-man Austria in the last friendly before Stuart Pearce names his squad for UEFA Euro 2013 in Israel this summer.

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