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Martinez : Liverpool have been ‘Perfect’

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Roberto Martinez has praised fierce rivals Liverpool and feels that they are destined to win the Premier League title this season after describing their year as “perfect.”

Speaking to Spanish radio Martinez also said that Brendan Rodgers’ decision to switch Steven Gerrard position in the team has been crucial, as has the form of the club’s prolific strikers and their lack of European distractions.

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Gerrard deserves the Player of the Year award by Jake Doyle

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The Liverpool trio of captain, Steven Gerrard and striker partners Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suarez have been nominated for the prestigious PFA Player of the Year after Brendan Rodgers guided the 18-time English champions into the Champions League for the first time in five years.

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Lies , Damn Lies & Statistics ; The Arsenal F.A. Cup Ticket Stitch-Up 2014 …

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Last week , despite being within the Media Circus that is contemporary English Football and in spite of – and for the fourth consecutive Home F.A. Cup Tie , being in contravention of the rules of the Controlling Body , Arsenal F.C. announced , almost Sotto Voce , that due to persistent Standing ( And also Pyrotechnics ) of Everton F.C. Fans they were unable to guarantee safety in the Upper Tier at the Emirates and as such had cut the Ticket Allocation for our 6th Round Tie at the same venue on March 08 , 2014 , from 9,000 to just over 5,000 .

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Call The Cops ; The Anfield Derby Incident .

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The words that follow are not intended to be Partizan . Nor Anti-Authority , but rather to , hopefully , cast some perspective into an incident on Tuesday which all involved here – ALL Match Attenders , thought had left us for good . They are the honest recollections of Myself an Me Match Day Boy .

I am a Match Attending Toffee . Home and Away . Long Term . Most of you know this . Keith Mullin is My Mate . He is the same . We go together . Our Lads are Mates . We all go . Anyways , we all went on Tuesday to the Anfield Merseyside Derby . This is Our Side of what occurred on Anfield Road between around 7.30pm and 8.00 pm – it went on longer , we had merely entered by that point …. Continue reading

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My glass half full of Guinness – Liverpool Early Season review

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7 weeks ago, in Dublin -‘fortified’ by the effects of the ‘iron’ in that day’s persistent consumption of stout I declared my expectations for the season to an assembled group of mates in the Irish capital to watch Liverpool’s final pre-season friendly game.  The match was a stilted encounter decided by an early defensive mistake that led to Celtic scoring an early winner.  The manner of the defeat was perhaps the ‘reality check’ that Liverpool fans needed after coming through an untested preseason and prior to this game marketed as the ‘Dublin Decider’ (deciding what?) Liverpool had only conceded 1 goal whilst scoring 17 in six games. The opposition on our pre-season tours were not anything to get excited about and hence my ‘half cup empty’ view.

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The Karen Gill ” Shankly ” Interview . Or ; Meet The OLD Liverpool F.C.

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Some time ago , indeed , in the previous incarnation of footyscene.com , I wrote an Icons Piece on Bill Shankly .   I did it for My Friends , Mark Davies and Kathy McEntee , both Bitter RS an BOTH Me TOP , TOP Folks . They’ve Fed Me , indeed continue to do so on a regular basis . They are My Family now .

To that end , Mrs . D , sent the Piece to Bill Shankly’s Granddaughter , Karen . Karen , BEING Karen , came to Me personally to thank Me , specifically as a Toffee . It kinna , Blew My Mind , in truth . Since then , we remained Friends . Then we did this second Piece . I NOW LOVE THIS WOMAN . She’s Awesome . I HOPE it translates via the Interview , as , either way , it is a FACT .

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