Liverpool Midfield Shines in Dismantling Tottenham in Absence of Steven Gerrard
It seems that the Naples managementcontacted Liverpool on Monday regarding a temporary deal for the 29-year-old when the transfer window reopens. Rafa Bentitez needs a strong centre back for Serie A success, and Agger will fit the bill as he is both experienced agen judi bola terpercaya able as a centre back. It remains unsure if Rodgers will want Agger to go in the middle of the season. He clearly wants a strong squad agen judi bola terpercaya Aggers departure will make a void.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers cools title talk after Tottenham thrashing
Rodgers though, is determined not to let his side get too carried away with what many have described as the perfect team performance - for the time being at least. "The year before I came in we were eighth, then it was seventh. No team has gone from seventh one season to winning the league the next - it's unprecedented," he explained.
Tottenham's woes laid bare in Liverpool humiliation
The vast number of new faces of varied nationalities have seemed to make it difficult for Villas-Boas to settle on a preferred side, resulting in an inconsistent season for the club. A paltry return of 15 goals in 16 league matches has left the fans frustrated, while some appalling defending contributed to the Man City agen judi bola terpercaya Liverpool judi bola heavy defeats. Although they are going strong in the Europa League agen judi bola terpercaya Capital One Cup, they are seventh in the league, eight points behind local rivals agen judi bola terpercaya leaders Arsenal.
It also perhaps suggested Spurs have some way to go before they can be looked upon as such. Liverpool might have been without injured captain Steven Gerrard , but their relentless approach to the match started with their midfield agen judi bola terpercaya spread throughout the side, with Jordan Henderson in particular a perfect example of how Rodgers wanted his team to be playing. Paul Gilham/Getty Images The Reds reverted to a 1-2 midfield in their basic 4-3-3 shape, with Joe Allen agen judi bola terpercaya Jordan Henderson sitting ahead of Lucas Leiva. Those two were then able to close down Tottenham's midfield time agen judi bola terpercaya time again, with the combination of Moussa Dembele, Sagen judi bola terpercayaro agen judi bola terpercaya Paulinho having no time on the ball at all agen judi bola terpercaya very little positive impact on the match. In fact, none of the three saw out the game; Sagen judi bola terpercayaro went off injured, Dembele was substituted agen judi bola terpercaya Paulinho was sent off.