cole signs for liverpool 

in news that (i have to admit) is somewhat stunning, joe cole joins liverpool on a four year deal. the former chelsea player has moved to anfield in the wake of yossi benayoun, one of the reds’ most valuable players, being sold to chelsea. however, despite my sadness at benayoun leaving, i’mĀ ecstatic that cole is [...]

travel diary – day 425 

day 421 – anzac day – the ferry departed early so we had to leave before daybreak. however, four girls from our hotel had come home drunk and didn’t wake up on time. the hotel owner banged on their door to wake them up and we got going late. we reached the ferry only minutes [...]

liverpool 3-1 psv eindhoven 

liverpool’s young stars have given the reds a thumping 3-1 victory over psv eindhoven in the netherlands overnight. although a dead rubber, since liverpool have already qualified, the anfield squad headed into the game hopeful of finishing on top of the group, ensuring an easier draw during the knockout stages. liverpool did it in style, [...]

liverpool 3-1 psv 

liverpool have humbled netherland champions psv eindhoven in a convincing 3-1 win at anfield. the visitors had a defensive mindset, playing five at the back and a lone striker. psv never looked to attack liverpool and their long ball tactics were unsuccessful against liverpool’s back line. the dutch side were hoping to emulate stoke city’s [...]

liverpool 2-0 inter milan 

in what many pundits are billing as a ‘shock’ victory, liverpool completely dominated serie a leaders inter milan when the italians traveled to anfield last night. despite liverpool’s woeful recent form, they came out against inter with all guns blazing. the italians immediately found themselves on the back foot and spent a lot of time [...]