THE UNENDING BEST PL MIDFIELDER DEBATE

 

One debate that is unending in world football is who is the better of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. One debate that is unending in England is who is the best midfielder in the history of the Premier League. Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard and Paul Scholes are the usual names thrown around.


Recently talkSPORT did their review and names Lampard as the top man especially for his consistency in creating goals and scoring. His 177 goals and 102 assists helped him ahead of Scholes with 107 goals and 55 assists. They named Manchester City star David Silva in third just ahead of Captain Fantastic Gerrard. Former Arsenal and Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas made the top five. Kevin de Bruyne, Yaya Toure, Juan Mata, Santi Cazorla and Luka Modric made the top ten.
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RANGERS ALLOW OVERSEAS PLAYERS TO RETURN HOME

The Gers have come to the conclusion to allow foreign players to return home. The Scottish League is on hold and clubs within the country have set out routine programs for their players to keep fit and as well adhere to the quarantine measure. But according to statements from the club’s official social media handles, it has been revealed that the club will allow foreign players to leave the club. The club will allow their foreign stars to return home while they wait out the coronavirus pandemic.

Steven Gerrard has decided his foreign player should spend quality time with friends and families at their home country rather than staying in isolation in the country. He made this known to the players among the squad who wish to travel and be with their loved ones. He declared that it would be the best decision for the players and the club. Read more »

HENDERSON LIKENED TO STEVEN GERRARD

Luverpool skipper Jordan Henderson has received regular comparison to former Reds’ skipper Steven Gerrard. However, this term, with Liverpool on the verge of lifting their first Premier League title, there have been even more comparisons.

Former Liverpool man Jason McAteer opines that Henderson matches Gerrard in terms of winning mentality. The fans have rated his performances in the past year, and particularly this term as outstanding – with the player even in conversation as Liverpool Player of the Season, and even Premier League Player of the Season.

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Gerrard: Virgil van Dijk deserves Ballon d’Or

Far past the city of Liverpool, it is going to come as a big surprise if Virgil van Dijk bags the Ballon d’Or of 2019. The ceremony is going to take place on 2nd December as per the reports and the name is the envelope is of Lionel Messi. According to the claims, the Argentinian star players had been informed about this several months ago.

 

 

It is going to be the 6th award for the Barcelona forward and is going to cap a year where he scored forty-one goals in forty-four matches. Only recently, he had a trademark win against Atletico Madrid. The voters of Ballon d’Or are favoring the goal scorers. As a matter of fact, no defender has managed to win since Fabio Cannavaro in the year 2016. Since that year, no one has come as close as van Dijk.

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RANGERS INTERESTED IN LIVERPOOL LOANEE

Rangers are set to complete the permanent transfer of Liverpool youngster SheyiOjo according to reports from England. It is understood that Rangers have been impressed with the performance of the player and they want to secure the player’s signature.

The Gers have been in good form this season and Ojo has been a big part of this with his contribution in the attack. The Ibroxoutfit has begun discussions with Liverpool regarding the transfer and there have been initial progress.

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Liverpool need to invest

Former Liverpool skipper and current Rangers boss Steven Gerrard believes that the Anfield side will have to invest in new players if they want to challenge for the title next season. He said that Liverpool already has a very good team but they cannot rest on their laurels. He said that Manchester City will be undoubtedly investing in new players so as the teams around them in the table.

He said that there are already some good players in the team and that it is important that they have some replacements in key positions. He said that you never know when a player can be injured or suspended and that you need to have strength in depth if you want to challenge for the title.

Steven Gerrard said that Jurgen Klopp has made a great job at Anfield so far and it will be interesting to see how he will improve the team further. He said that Manchester City will be investing in new players and that it will be interesting to see how the German manager responds.

The Rangers manager said that it has been a proud moment when Liverpool lifted the Champions League and that fans are now waiting to see whether Klopp will be able to bring the Premier League back to Anfield.

Steven Gerrard believes that Jurgen Klopp is the manager that will bring the title back to Liverpool and that they could have done an exciting double last season if Manchester City has not been that consistent. He believes that consistency is key if you want to win the Premier League and that it is important that Liverpool work on that next season if they want to lift the trophy.

He believes that the fans will deserve it and that they have waited for a long time to lift the Premier League trophy.