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The Athletic's James Pearce and Simon Hughes are alongside Steve Hothersall to bring you the very best insight into Liverpool Football Club every week. Subscribe for expert knowledge of the club, big name guests, breaking news and entertaining discussion.

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    Liverpool limp out of FA Cup: Fabinho worry & is Klopp getting the best out of Gakpo?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 30, 2023 40:11


    James Pearce and Andy Jones join Tony Evans after Liverpool's defence of the FA Cup was ended by Brighton & Hove Albion. The panel analyse the manner of the Reds' second loss in 15 days on the south coast before looking for positives for Jurgen Klopp to take. How much blame should be apportioned to Klopp is also debated as well as the impact Cody Gakpo has had, while Fabinho's cameo at the Amex is evaluated as the Brazilian's struggles continue. Plus, ahead of transfer deadline day who could be heading for the exit and why aren't Liverpool pushing harder for recruits? *** • Get 20% Off and FREE shipping with the code EPL23 at manscaped.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Why don't Liverpool spend more, how does Salah re-discover his best form & FA Cup memories

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 26, 2023 44:58


    James Pearce and Andy Jones join Tony Evans ahead of the Reds returning to Brighton & Hove Albion two weeks on from being humiliated on the south coast in the Premier League. The importance of the FA Cup to Liverpool's season is analysed as well as the panel giving their best FA Cup memories after the panel discuss the Reds' finances and ability to spend under FSG's operating model for the club ahead of the January transfer deadline. Plus, there's a look into Mohamed Salah's form this season and whether or not the returning Darwin Nunez holds the key to releasing the shackles from the Egyptian King. *** • Get a FREE 1 year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/epl • LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/red Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool uncertainty builds & transfer questions remain unanswered

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 23, 2023 44:43


    Tony Evans is joined by James Pearce, Caoimhe O'Neill and Andy Jones to react to Liverpool's latest frustration at Anfield after being held to a goalless draw by Chelsea. With the Reds still 10 points off the top four the panel assess the impact for FSG's operating model for the Reds and the dependancy on Champions League qualification in order to complete a summer overhaul in midfield. There's also reaction to Liverpool Women's game at Chelsea being abandoned after just six minutes as well as a trip down memory lane seven years on from the Reds showing character early into Jurgen Klopp's reign. Produced by Guy Clarke *** • Get a FREE 1 year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/epl • LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/red Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool prepare for Chelsea as Jurgen Klopp reaches 1000 & takeover latest

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2023 42:41


    Tony Evans is joined by James Pearce and Caoimhe O'Neill ahead of Jurgen Klopp's 1,000th game in management against Chelsea at Anfield on Saturday. Before looking ahead to the landmark occasion, the panel reflect on the win at Wolves including the performance of Harvey Elliott, Naby Keita and Stefan Bajcetic as well as discussing the latest on the takeover front - and dealing with social media trolls. Klopp's impact at Liverpool is analysed as well as how big the task of rebuilding the Reds is for the German ahead of the panel each picking their Klopp era Liverpool five-a-side teams. Produced by Guy Clarke Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    No intensity, no identity: what's led Liverpool to crisis point?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 16, 2023 44:04


    Tony Evans is joined by James Pearce and Andy Jones to pick the bones out of Liverpool's latest beating, away to Brighton on Saturday. The manner of the defeat and performance are analysed before focusing in on what has led Liverpool to such a decline this season, having battled on all four fronts last year in their quest for a quadruple. A lack of summer activity to sign a midfielder is considered as well as what fixes Jurgen Klopp can turn to in order to salvage Champions League qualification this season - if it's even still possible... Produced by Guy Clarke Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Darwin's Liverpool evolution: The Reds' agent of chaos six months in

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2023 45:21


    Tony Evans is joined by James Pearce and Andy Jones as they assess Darwin Nunez's first six months at Anfield. Having arrived in an initial £64m deal, which could rise to a club-record £85, the panel look at their expectations against the reality of what Nunez has provided in his opening months at Liverpool. Leading the line in an underperforming side, the goalscoring burden placed on him following a spat of injuries in attack as well as the impact the arrival of Cody Gakpo could have are all thrown into the debate. Plus there's the latest on the search for a midfield ahead of Moises Caicedo inevitably running amok for Brighton at the Amex on Saturday. Produced by Guy Clarke Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool keep the Wolves from the door & Matheus Nunes shows up for his Anfield audition

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 9, 2023 49:00


    Tony Evans is joined by James Pearce, Caoimhe O'Neill and Andy Jones after Liverpool avoided FA Cup elimination at the hands of Wolves on Saturday night. The panel react to the latest goal-gifting showing from the Reds before getting into the Reds-linked Matheus Nunes, who was involved in a contentious decision to disallow a would-be winner for the visitors. Andy looks at which midfield best fits the Gini Wijnaldum hole, which is yet to be filled and James discusses his profile of Liverpool's youngest-ever player, Jerome Sinclair before Caoimhe leads the way in a five-a-side of Liverpool talented teenagers to finish. Produced by Guy Clarke Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool's misfiring engine room & is Bellingham alone the answer?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2023 47:14


    Tony Evans is joined by The Athletic's James Pearce and Andy Jones to delve into the issues currently facing Liverpool's midfield engine room. From Fabinho's drop in form, the move from functionality with the likes of Gini Wijnaldum to technicality in Thiago Alcantara and Harvey Elliott to how the Reds' remedy the problems in the transfer market. Mark Carey looks into the numbers, while the panel also assess whether a summer move for Borussia Dortmund's Jude Bellingham would do enough to fix the midfield. Plus, five years on from making his Liverpool debut, we reflect on Virgil van Dijk's time at Anfield - as well as assessing what impact his latest injury setback could have. Produced by Guy Clarke Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    What's happened to Liverpool's 'Mentality Monsters'?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 3, 2023 41:40


    Happy New Year and welcome to your new Liverpool podcast: Walk On... Join host Tony Evans as he's joined by The Athletic's Caoimhe O'Neill and Andy Jones to pick the bones out of the Reds' disappointing start to 2023 away at Brentford. The panel get stuck into the manner of the loss before discussing how Liverpool can look to fix things in the January transfer window having already moved to sign PSV Eindhoven Cody Gakpo - and to finish we have some five-a-side fun, picking our best sides from the Reds' many January signings throughout the years. Produced by Guy Clarke Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Introducing your new Liverpool podcast... Walk On

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 30, 2022 1:36


    New year, new show. We've decided to give The Athletic's Liverpool podcast a lick of paint in 2023. Much remains the same: it'll still be twice a week, it'll still lean on the unrivalled insight and analysis of The Athletic's esteemed Liverpool writers and it'll still be the best place for all your latest Reds transfer needs, including the huge deal for Cody Gakpo. The first big change is Tony Evans; your new host. Tony is former editor of The Times and has years of experience covering the Reds. The second change is its new name; Walk On. You'll Never Walk Alone is forever etched in Anfield folklore and we wanted to pick something that truly resonates with Liverpool's fanbase. So join Tony and his team of James Pearce, Caoimhe O'Neill, Andy Jones and Simon Hughes twice a week this season on this very same feed. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Núñez at the double / Magnificent 7 set for Qatar

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2022 39:41


    The Athletic's James Pearce and the Belfast Telegraph's Steven Beacom are alongside Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 3-1 win over Southampton. They also discuss what FSG's decision to put the club up for sale means for the squad rebuild and look ahead to the World Cup, with seven Anfield stars heading to Qatar. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Kelleher the hero again / FSG latest

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 41:48


    The Athletic's Andy Jones and football writer David Lynch join Steve Hothersall to reflect on the EFL Cup win over Derby. They also discuss the fall-out from the news that FSG have put Liverpool up for sale with Simon Hughes also offering his thoughts on the story. Plus there's a preview of Saturday's Premier League clash versus Southampton, a game which could see James Milner make his 600th Premier League appearance. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool For Sale / Real Revenge Mission

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 40:52


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Oliver Kay join Steve Hothersall to discuss FSG putting Liverpool up for sale. There's also reaction to the Reds drawing Real Madrid in the Champions League round of 16 and a look back at Sunday's vital 2-1 win over Tottenham in the Premier League. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Is Liverpool still a team Europe fears?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2022 37:56


    The Athletic's Andy Jones and the Daily MIrror's David Anderson join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 2-0 win over Napoli. Also on the agenda is Ibrahima Konaté's impressive return to the first team and Mo Salah's position in the pantheon of Anfield greats, after the Egyptian equalled Steven Gerrard's European goalscoring record. Plus there's a preview of this weekend's Premier League match against Spurs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Defeat to Leeds: Top four status in danger

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2022 36:09


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Andy Jones join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 2-1 loss to Leeds United at Anfield. They discuss the lack of investment in the squad by FSG and ask if it's the major reason behind this season's slump in form. Plus, what would failure to qualify for next season's Champions League mean for the club? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Reds cruise to Champions League last 16

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 36:53


    The Athletic's James Pearce and football writer David Lynch join Steve Hothersall to discuss Liverpool's 3-0 win over Ajax in Amsterdam. The new diamond formation adopted by Jürgen Klopp is placed under the spotlight while Andy Robertson impressed on his 50th European appearance for The Reds. Plus there's praise for Jordan Henderson's performance, as well as reaction to the FA's decision to clear the Liverpool captain over his altercation with Arsenal's Gabriel Magalhães. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Back to Square One: Forest 1 Liverpool 0

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 37:26


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Caoimhe O'Neill join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's defeat to Nottingham Forest. Injuries, the absence of Thiago Alcântara and Fabinho's drop in form all come under the spotlight while there's a preview of the Champions League match with Ajax. Plus there's a report on Calvin Ramsay's first start for the Under-21s, as well as reaction to Reds legend Steven Gerrard losing his job as Aston Villa manager. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Núñez & Alisson the heroes as West Ham defeated / Paris chaos Panorama investigation

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2022 44:11


    The Athletic's Simon Hughes and Andy Jones join Steve Hothersall following Liverpool's 1-0 win over West Ham. The attributes of Darwin Núñez and Alisson Becker are analysed as they prove to be the key men in a hard-fought victory. Plus there are strong opinions on the escalating bad blood between The Reds and Manchester City, while journalist Layla Wright joins the podcast to discuss the BBC Panorama documentary 'The Champions League Final: What Went Wrong?' Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool are back! / Gomez for England?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 37:16


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Oliver Kay join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 1-0 win over Manchester City. Focus is given to Mo Salah's match winning genius, Jürgen Klopp's red card and referee Anthony Taylor's performance. Plus, following a majestic display against Erling Haaland, could Joe Gomez be set for a place in England's World Cup squad? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Salah the record breaker as Liverpool hit Rangers for seven / Manchester City await

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2022 42:28


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Caoimhe O'Neill join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 7-1 demolition of Rangers at Ibrox. Mo Salah's historic six-minute hat-trick and another outstanding display from Roberto Firmino top the agenda as The Reds take a big step towards the Champions League knock-out stages. Plus there's a preview of this weekend's match against Manchester City and a look at a Liverpool star of the future in 16-year-old Ben Doak. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Defeat at the Emirates: Penalty controversy, more injuries and Mo Salah misfiring

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 38:57


    The Athletic's Simon Hughes and Chris McLoughlin from Reach Sport join Steve Hothersall to review Liverpool's 3-2 defeat at Arsenal. The guys focus on Mo Salah's ineffectiveness and the soft penalty award which condemned The Reds to their second league defeat of the season. Further concerns emerge with injuries to Luis Díaz, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Arthur Melo while Jurgen Klopp's seventh anniversary in charge at Anfield is celebrated with seven magical moments. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Rangers review: New formation & new hope ahead of Arsenal clash

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 36:10


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Caoimhe O'Neill join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 2-0 win against Rangers in the Champions League. The big talking point is the new formation adopted for the game by Jürgen Klopp, as Trent Alexander-Arnold capped a fine display with a goal. With Jordan Henderson and Thiago excelling in midfield, is this a sign of how Liverpool will set-up against Arsenal this weekend? Plus there's reaction to Bayer Leverkusen appointing Reds legend Xabi Alonso as manager. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    A lack of confidence

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 39:19


    The Athletic's Andy Jones and the Daily Mirror's David Anderson join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 3-3 draw with Brighton at Anfield. The team's lack of confidence and cohesion are discussed as well as the obvious defensive problems and another below par performance from Trent Alexander-Arnold. One bright light is the form of Roberto Firmino - is the Brazilian set for a new contract? Plus there's a look ahead to the Champions League clash with Rangers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The vital month of October

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 36:21


    The Athletic's James Pearce and football writer David Lynch join Steve Hothersall to look ahead to a pivotal few weeks in Liverpool's season. There's an Anfield injury update with Ibrahima Konaté set to return to first team action, the guys discuss reports Real Madrid have moved into pole position in the chase for Jude Bellingham, while could Trent Alexander-Arnold and Thiago Alcântara both miss out on the World Cup with their respective countries? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Naby Keïta: Stay or Go?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 26, 2022 39:27


    The Athletic's Caoimhe O'Neill and Andy Jones join Steve Hothersall to discuss Naby Keïta's Liverpool future. Also on the agenda is Trent Alexander-Arnold's form and his omission from the England squad to face Germany, Mo Salah's double for Egypt against Niger, while there's a report on how Liverpool's loan players are getting on. Plus LFC Women's defender Gilly Flaherty reflects on Liverpool's start to the WSL campaign. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool medical department deep dive

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2022 34:52


    The Athletic's Simon Hughes joins Steve Hothersall to discuss his recent article 'Inside Liverpool's medical department'. Internal battles, staff departures, the negative impact of injuries to success and the FIFPRO data which shows Andy Robertson plays most games in the 'critical' zone are all discussed. Plus, there's reaction to the report which claims Uefa pre-prepared their Champions League final statement blaming ‘late' fans for the chaos at the Stade de France. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Henderson, Núñez, Bellingham... It's your Liverpool questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2022 40:43


    The Athletic's James Pearce joins Steve Hothersall to answer questions from Reds fans in a mailbag special. Jordan Henderson's England call-up, Darwin Núñez' start to life at Anfield, future formations, Jude Bellingham, Liverpool's set-play prowess and Arthur Melo's progress are all on the agenda. Plus, who have the guys picked for a historical Liverpool five-a-side team? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Ajax defeated / A midfield future for Trent?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2022 36:55


    The Athletic's Simon Hughes and the Daily Mirror's David Anderson join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 2-1 win over Ajax. There's praise for Thiago Alcântara's performance while they ask if Trent Alexander-Arnold's Liverpool future lies in midfield. Plus, is Andy Robertson's regular starting place under threat from the impressive Konstantinos Tsimikas, and there's appreciation for Tuesday's match winner Joël Matip and the returning Diogo Jota. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Can Sacchi's Milan provide inspiration for malfunctioning Reds?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 12, 2022 40:37


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Oliver Kay join Steve Hothersall to analyse Liverpool's start to the season. Can the aura of invincibility from last season be restored and has the club been slow in rejuvenating the squad? Plus Oliver draws possible parallels with Liverpool's current position and Arrigo Sacchi's legendary AC Milan of the late 1980s, while the guys look ahead to the visit of Ajax to Anfield in the Champions League. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Time for a Liverpool reinvention?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2022 42:27


    The Athletic's Simon Hughes and Andy Jones join Steve Hothersall following Liverpool's 4-1 Champions League defeat to Napoli. The guys reflect on a humbling night for The Reds in Naples and Jürgen Klopp's post-match comments, with the Liverpool manager alluding to possible changes at Anfield. Plus Trent Alexander-Arnold's form and chances of going to the World Cup with England are also discussed. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Derby frustration at Goodison

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 5, 2022 36:06


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Caoimhe O'Neill join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 0-0 draw at Everton. They analyse why The Reds are failing to hit the heights of last season, Mo Salah's lack of goals and the loss of form of key players including Virgil van Dijk and Fabinho. There's also a preview of the Champions League opener with Napoli, Caoimhe looks ahead to this weekend's big kick-off for Liverpool FC Women in the WSL, plus what's the verdict on the club's new green third kit? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Anfield welcomes Arthur / Liverpool leave it late

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2022 37:44


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Andy Jones join Steve Hothersall to discuss Liverpool signing Brazilian Arthur Melo on loan from Juventus. They also reflect on the dramatic 2-1 win over Newcastle United and headline performances from Harvey Elliott and match-winner Fábio Carvalho. Plus there's a preview of the weekend's Merseyside derby with Everton. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Red Machine Returns

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 29, 2022 41:09


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Steven Beacom from the Belfast Telegraph join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 9-0 win over Bournemouth. Harvey Elliott, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Roberto Firmino receive praise for their individual performances while the need for a new midfield signing this week is also discussed. There's also a preview of Wednesday's game with Newcastle while James remembers an encounter with Napoli ultras ahead of next week's Champions League clash. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Road to Istanbul starts here

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 25, 2022 44:50


    The Athletic's Andy Jones joins Steve Hothersall following the UEFA Champions League draw which sees Liverpool in Group A alongside Ajax, Napoli and Rangers. Liverpool writer David Lynch is also on the podcast to give his thoughts on the disappointing start to the Premier League campaign as the guys discuss if this could prove to be a transitional season for The Reds. Plus there's a look ahead to the weekend visit of Bournemouth to Anfield. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    "A lack of desire in game number three"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2022 37:44


    The Athletic's Caoimhe O'Neill and Simon Hughes join Steve Hothersall following Liverpool's 2-1 defeat to Manchester United. They analyse where things are going wrong for Jürgen Klopp's side including the poor form of Virgil van Dijk, a lengthy injury list and a hangover from the Champions League final in Paris. With an ageing Reds squad, the importance of sporting director Julian Ward's recruitment role is also discussed, while Simon looks at the contrasting strategies and fortunes of Liverpool and Manchester United's American owners. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Fiercest Rivalry in English Football

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2022 44:26


    The Athletic's James Pearce and the BBC's Phil McNulty join Steve Hothersall to preview Manchester United v Liverpool. The guys discuss the current chasm between the clubs both on and off the pitch and look at the origins of one of the greatest rivalries in world football. Plus there's more on the fall-out from Darwin Núñez' red card against Crystal Palace and reaction to reports Naby Keïta is unhappy at Anfield. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Díaz rescues Reds after Núñez sees Red

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 37:27


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Simon Hughes join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's eventful 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace at Anfield. Darwin Núñez' actions which saw him sent-off for violent conduct are placed under the microscope, while Luis Díaz' outstanding goal and second half performance are lauded. There's an injury update on Roberto Firmino, Simon discusses the prospect of protests from Man Utd fans when Liverpool play at Old Trafford next week, while James has his say on a new five-year contract for Harvey Elliott. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Is now the time for Harvey Elliott at Liverpool?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 39:23


    The Athletic's Caoimhe O'Neill and the Liverpool Echo's Paul Gorst join Steve Hothersall to analyse the prospect of Liverpool entering the transfer market following Thiago's injury. Also, with a new five-year contract under his belt, is this the ideal moment for Harvey Elliott to establish himself in Liverpool's midfield? Plus there's a preview of Monday night's Premier League match with Crystal Palace at Anfield. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Klopp's midfield conundrum

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 8, 2022 46:28


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Simon Hughes join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Liverpool's 2-2 draw at Fulham and more injury woe for Thiago Alcântara. The guys discuss if Liverpool need to strengthen the midfield now, while Roberto Firmino and Darwin Núñez' contrasting fortunes at Craven Cottage are analysed. Plus we hear from Liverpool assistant manager Pep Lijnders on the Anfield Portugal connection. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool Kings at the King Power

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 1, 2022 37:20


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Andy Jones join Steve Hothersall to reflect on The Reds' 3-1 victory over Manchester City in the Community Shield. The guys look at the tantalising prospect of Mo Salah and Darwin Núñez linking up in the new season, Roberto Firmino's future is on the agenda following recent transfer speculation while they also discuss the growing injury list at Anfield. Plus there's a preview of Liverpool's Premier League opener at Fulham. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Núñez & Carvalho wet the appetite

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 40:08


    The Athletic's Caoimhe O'Neill and commentator John Bradley join Steve Hothersall to reflect on Darwin Núñez' four goal display against RB Leipzig and an impressive performance from Fábio Carvalho. There's also a look ahead to the Community Shield match with Manchester City, tributes are paid to former Liverpool chairman David Moores and we get the low-down on exciting Irish youngster Trent Kone-Doherty following his Anfield arrival. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    19 days to the big kick-off

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 18, 2022 44:55


    The Athletic's James Pearce and Liverpool programme writer Chris McLoughlin join Steve Hothersall to continue the build-up to the new season. They reflect on the Far East tour and their initial impressions of summer signings Darwin Núñez and Fábio Carvalho. James discusses his recent interviews with Fabinho and CEO Billy Hogan, while the new sponsorship deal with Standard Chartered is analysed. Plus Liverpool FC Women manager Matt Beard looks ahead to the upcoming WSL campaign. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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