What they are saying about the Swansea Liverpool game
THERE are just hours to go before Swansea City return to the pitch after the international break.
So, as the media and bloggers across the country count down the build-up to the big game against Liverpool at the Liberty Stadium, we’ve collected together headlines and brief details of the stories some of them are running with.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers reveals big transfer plans - Tottenham broke their transfer record three times during the summers, and Rodgers believes Anfield must follow suit to keep their hopes alive of a top-four finish.
Liverpool's £18m defender Sakho made to wait for his debut as Rodgers leaves him out of his squad to play Swansea - Rodgers had warned the former Paris St Germain player his price tag didn't guarantee him a starting place and the Liverpool manager has been as good as his word, leaving the 23-year-old centre-half behind on Merseyside to do extra training as the first team defend their 100 per cent start to the season in south Wales.
Brendan Rodgers is finally ready to win ugly with Liverpool - BRENDAN RODGERS believes Liverpool’s new-found ability to complement guile with grit is under- pinning their progress as he targets a return to the summit against his former club Swansea.
‘Not a top-6 player’: Lawro insists £7m star is not good enough for LFC. Agree...? - Jonjo Shelvey will square off against his former team-mates tonight when Liverpool take on Swansea City and although the young midfielder is magnanimous about his Anfield exit, Reds legend Markw Lawrenson insists that the Londoner was never good enough to make it at LFC
Preview: Swansea City vs. Liverpool - Liverpool will be looking to maintain their 100 per cent start to the Premier League season with their fourth successive victory on Monday when they lock horns with Swansea City.
Shelvey:Gerrard urged me to stay - Swansea midfielder Jonjo Shelvey has revealed how Steven Gerrard tried to persuade him to remain at Liverpool during the summer.
Chelsea loanee Victor Moses will shine at Liverpool believes manager Brendan Rodgers - Victor Moses' loan spell at Liverpool presents the Nigeria forward with a unique opportunity to prove himself, according to manager Brendan Rodgers.
Swansea v Liverpool: Victor Moses keen to make impact reveals Brendan Rodgers - Victor Moses' loan spell at Liverpool presents the Nigeria forward with a unique opportunity to prove himself, according to manager Brendan Rodgers.
Liverpool’s Brendan Rodgers: Season is like a 110m hurdles race - “We see this season as a race. It’s like a 110m hurdles race and we have many hurdles in front of us. We have jumped the first three hurdles but that counts for nothing now. We have to approach the next hurdle which is Swansea with the same mentality, passion and drive. It will be a difficult game.”
Swans remain special for Reds boss Rodgers - Liverpool FC boss Brendan Rodgers returns to Swansea City tonight insisting he will always be indebted to his former club.
My Message Is Getting Through to Players – Liverpool Boss Brendan Rodgers On Reds’ Improvement
- Brendan Rodgers has attributed Liverpool’s fine start to the season to his side having taken a more pragmatic approach this term.
Ian Rush: Sturridge Can Score 25 Goals This Season - Liverpool legend Ian Rush believes Daniel Sturridge is the man to lead the club towards a top four place as long as he is able to stay fit throughout the season.