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Will the Exodus of Spanish Players from La Liga Spark the End of Spain’s Dominance?

La Furia Roja have been dominating the global stage for just over five years now, winning two European Championships in 2008 and 2012, one World Cup in 2010, and a second-fiddle Mediterranean Games in 2009. This emphatic dominance has been accompanied with a style of play that impressed pundits all over the world, a football… Read More »

Liverpool 1-0 Stoke: Sturridge Strike and Mignolet Penalty Save Secure Opening Win

Liverpool got off to the perfect start in the new Premier League season with a 1-0 win over Stoke City at Anfield, with Daniel Sturridge scoring the only goal of the game with a stunning 25-yard strike. Liverpool dominated the match, creating a number of good chances, but were left to thank goalkeeper Simon Mignolet… Read More »

Bolton Wanderers Complete Permanent Signing of Jay Spearing from Liverpool

Liverpool midfielder Jay Spearing has left Anfield for Championship side Bolton Wonderers after completing the move following a successful medical. Spearing was loaned out to Bolton last season and has now made the move permanent as he takes the next step in his career. Spearing is a local lad raised in Wallasey, Merseyside that graduatated… Read More »

Steven Gerrard Signs Two-Year Contract Extension with Liverpool

Liverpool made their biggest signing of the summer this week when Steven Gerrard put pen to paper on a contract extension. Forget about the signings of Aspas, Mignolet, Alberto, and Toure, Gerrard’s signing is the most important one yet. Gerrard has been a figure head for the club for as long as most Liverpool fans… Read More »

Liverpool Hope to Improve Front Line as they Sign Striker Iago Aspas from Celta Vigo

On the 23 June it was announced that Iago Aspas had joined Liverpool on a long-term contract for a fee believed to be around £7.7 million. The Spanish striker joined from Celta Vigo after successfully helping them avoid relegation. Aspas was born in Moana, developed by Celta Vigo’s youth system and eventually made his debut for… Read More »