Day: 7 March 2018

Friends Of Liverpool

Port(o) in a Storm: Mission Complete

It was a weird feeling on the way to Anfield. The first leg demolition of Porto had left the tie almost over even before the second leg had started. My nerves, even with a ¼ final beckoning, were non-existent. Even Liverpool couldn’t mess this one up. The news on the radio and social media was […]

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Talking Points

Positives and negatives after dismal Porto draw

It was a somewhat disappointing result for Liverpool as they held out for a 0-0 stalemate in their return leg with Porto in the Champions League last 16, yet fans left Anfield upbeat in the knowledge that their club had progressed safely into the next round. Jurgen Klopp rested several key players ahead of the […]

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Afternoon Bulletin

LFC Through To The Quarter-Finals Of The UCL, Henry Criticises Chamberlain, U23s Face Man Utd

Liverpool are through to the Quarter-Finals of the Champions League for the first time in nine years. The reds came into the second leg leading 5-0 on aggregate and have qualified for the next round despite drawing 0-0. The club will know who they face in the next round on the 16th March when the […]

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Man of the Match Friends of Liverpool

A Solid Performance from the Liverpool Defence

The game didn’t matter as much as the surrounding fixtures, with Porto already beaten the 0-0 draw wasn’t a disappointing result for either side. Sérgio Conceição knew his side would struggle to beat this in form Liverpool side, and maybe concentrated on other fixtures knowing very well both teams have highly important league commitments. So, […]

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Player Analysis Liverpool

Quiet Liverpool Performers on a Drama Free Night at Anfield

Liverpool Loris Karius – 6 Collected a number of high balls and played the ball out well a times – starting to establish himself in the Liverpool goal, another clean sheet. Joe Gomez – 6 Was not as attack-minded as Alexander-Arnold normally is, but defended well on the right side. Joel Matip – 6 Played […]

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Match Report

Reds coast into last eight

Having won 5-0 in the first leg of our Champions League last 16 tie in Porto twenty days ago, it’s fair to say that Liverpool were in an odd situation going into this game. Lose and we would still be through but there would be a negative air around our progression. Win and what have […]

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