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Liverpool need more punch, Brendan Rodgers says after draw with Everton

Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers feels his side need to add "one or two" attacking players in the close season after failing to unlock Everton's defence in a 0-0 draw with their Merseyside rivals.

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 5:06am

Brendan Rodgers hails Liverpool win over Newcastle

Jordan Henderson, who scored two goals for Liverpool, battles with Mathieu Debuchy, who was later sent off. Photo: AFP

In their first game since Suarez was given a 10-match ban for biting Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic, Liverpool destroyed Newcastle at St James' Park to record their biggest league win since a 6-0 rout of Derby County in September 2007.

29 Apr 2013 - 3:25am

Benitez's Anfield return fails to ruffle Rodgers

Rafael Benitez

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists he is not intimidated by former Reds boss Rafael Benitez as the Chelsea manager prepares for an emotional return to Anfield.

21 Apr 2013 - 6:11am

Rodgers says McCarthy's a keeper

Reading's Alex McCarthy punches the ball clear from Philippe Coutinho. Photo: Reuters

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers tipped Reading keeper Alex McCarthy for an England call-up after he starred in the 0-0 draw at Madejski Stadium.

McCarthy was inspired for the rock-bottom Royals from start to finish as he denied the Reds quartet of Luis Suarez, Steven Gerrard, Philippe Coutinho and Daniel Sturridge.

15 Apr 2013 - 4:55am

We're not thinking of Europe yet, says Liverpool boss Rodgers

Liverpool's Luis Suarez goes flying after a challenge by Spurs' Benoit Assou-Ekotto that resulted in a penalty and earned the Reds a 3-2 win. Photo: Reuters

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is refusing to contemplate the possibility of qualifying for Europe despite his team's rise to sixth place after an impressive 3-2 win over Tottenham.

12 Mar 2013 - 5:26am

Sigurdsson has no regrets over Liverpool snub

Gylfi Sigurdsson (left) and teammate Gareth Bale

Unbeaten in 12 league games, including last weekend's victory over Arsenal in the north London derby, Andre Villas-Boas' team are up to third in the Premier League, five points behind second-placed Manchester City, while seventh-placed Liverpool are hoping to make a late surge into the top four.

10 Mar 2013 - 4:35am

Rodgers demands Liverpool rally after Cup shock

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers. Photo: AFP

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has called on his players to bounce back from their humiliating defeat by Oldham and keep their slim hopes of making the top four alive by beating Arsenal in the Premier League at the Emirates Stadium tonight.

30 Jan 2013 - 3:44am

Rodgers demands Liverpool rally after Cup calamity

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers. Photo: AFP

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has called on his players to bounce back from their humiliating defeat by Oldham and keep their slim hopes of making the top four alive by beating Arsenal in the Premier League at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.

29 Jan 2013 - 10:47am

Liverpool boss Rodgers blasts side after FA Cup defeat to Oldham

Oldham celebrate a Matt Smith goal. Photo: Reuters

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers blasted his players after they crashed to defeat at third-tier Oldham Athletic in the FA Cup fourth round.

Rodgers named fringe players Brad Jones, Sebastian Coates, Jack Robinson and Jordan Henderson in his side.

29 Jan 2013 - 4:16am

Brendan Rodgers pleased with Luis Suarez-Daniel Sturridge pairing

Daniel Sturridge

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has praised the immediate impact of the partnership between Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge, who both scored in the 5-0 win over Norwich City.

Sturridge, 23, arrived from Chelsea in a £12 million (HK$148 million) deal earlier this month and is just the seventh player in Liverpool history to score in each of his first three games for the club.

21 Jan 2013 - 3:54am

Ferguson delighted to beat Liverpool

Alex Ferguson applauds United fans after the victory. Photo: AFP

Alex Ferguson has said it will always be important to him for Manchester United to beat Liverpool, no matter where their northwest rivals stand in the Premier League.

Leaders United overcame a late Liverpool rally to claim a 2-1 win at Old Trafford.

15 Jan 2013 - 3:35am

Liverpool boss Rodgers backs Suarez in handball row

Liverpool hero Luis Suarez. Photo: Reuters

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers begrudgingly admits that if there's controversy, his star striker Luis Suarez is always in the thick of it after the latest storm to engulf the Uruguayan.

Suarez was at the centre of events as the Reds survived a rocky ride at fifth-tier Mansfield Town in the FA Cup third round, handling the ball in scoring what proved to be the winner in a 2-1 victory.

8 Jan 2013 - 3:04am

Liverpool cruise as new boy Sturridge looks on

Daniel Sturridge

Liverpool's fresh signing from Chelsea, Daniel Sturridge, was in the stands to watch his new teammates get the New Year off to a winning start by defeating Sunderland 3-0 at Anfield to move up to eighth place in the Premier League.

4 Jan 2013 - 1:40am

Reds boss blasts critics over comparison with Roy Hodgson

Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers has defended his record. Photo: Reuters

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has hit back at critics who have pointed out that his record is no better than failed former Reds boss Roy Hodgson.

30 Dec 2012 - 4:58am

Rodgers frustrated by Liverpool inconsistency

Brendan Rodgers feels the pressure at Stoke. Photo: AFP

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers wants his side to show some consistency if they are going to challenge for the top four in the Premier League.

The Reds suffered a 3-1 defeat by Stoke at the Britannia Stadium as Jonathan Walters scored twice either side of Kenwyne Jones' effort to overturn Steven Gerrard's early penalty - awarded for a foul on Luis Suarez - for the visitors.

28 Dec 2012 - 2:20am

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