Aston Villa, Leeds United, Liverpool, QPR, Wolves and five other would-be champions

THE STATISTICS suggest that Liverpool 2018-19 are the best-ever nearly men in English football history. Certainly, 97 points is a phenomenal record, but the figures only tell part of the story. Liverpool’s performances, the charisma of Jürgen Klopp and the … Continue reading Aston Villa, Leeds United, Liverpool, QPR, Wolves and five other would-be champions

Liverpool’s “run” is unimportant – on and off the pitch, they are on a roll

THERE was plenty of schadenfreude across social media, radio phone-ins and among football fans after Liverpool’s unbeaten run came to a stuttering end at, of all places, Watford. Within minutes of the final whistle, hordes of Arsenal (and maybe Preston … Continue reading Liverpool’s “run” is unimportant – on and off the pitch, they are on a roll