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The right-back is hoping to catch the eye of Roy Hodgson playing for West Ham United during his loan spell from Arsenal. West Ham United right-back Carl Jenkinson is eyeing a place in the England squad during his time on loan at Upton Park from Arsenal.
The Merseyside club are back in Europe's premier competition for the first time in five years and host the Bulgarian champions at Anfield on Tuesday evening Liverpool will attempt to overcome a mixed start to the season when they appear in the Champions League for the first time in five years on Tuesday night. A 1-0 home Premier League loss to Aston Villa on Saturday continued an indifferent start to the campaign for Brendan Rodgers' men, who have managed just six points from their first four games.
Chelsea and Arsenal have reignited their interest in Valencia striker Paco Alcacer, who has a A 15 million release clause. Pedro wants to leave Barcelona in the January transfer window unless he is given more playing time, with Arsenal and Liverpool set to move for the Spain international forward.
Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Rio Ferdinand is already being groomed as Harry Redknapp's successor as QPR manager, although owner Tony Fernandes is convinced he can carry on playing for at least another two seasons.
It will be a new-look Liverpool that returns to the Champions League to great anticipation this week but such is the reputation of Anfield on European nights, the class of 2014 know expectations will be sky-high among their supporters. Philippe Coutinho, one of the club's new generation with the difficult task of following Kevin Keegan, David Fairclough, Kenny Dalglish and Luis Garcia into European folklore, can feel the tingle of excitement ahead of Tuesday night's game with Bulgarian side Ludogorets, with glamour ties against Real Madrid and Basle to come.
As the teams lined up before the Netherlands' Euro 2016 qualifier with the Czech Republic on Tuesday, it appeared that someone had made an error. Before Mark Van Bommel's testimonial in July 2013, Franck Ribery was concerned that his lanky cohort would make him look small.
Amid the big names and summer signings competing during Liverpool's training session, there was an unfamiliar face mixing it. Teenager Connor Randall could be seen getting stuck in, and battling more experienced professionals as he sought to capitalise on the chance to be involved.
"Those are the types of things than can happen in games and it's unfortunate," said the boss at his press conference. It's those cup games in particular where Can would have expected to have been involved.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has criticised England's treatment of Daniel Sturridge after the striker was ruled out for up to three weeks with a thigh problem. The 25-year-old was injured during a training session at St George's Park on Friday just over 36 hours after playing 89 minutes of the friendly against Norway.
After the international break, Liverpool will resume their Premier League campaign when they host Aston Villa at Anfield on Saturday. The Reds' last run-out saw them finish comfortable 3-0 winners at Tottenham Hotspur , but Brendan Rodgers has since lost Daniel Sturridge to a thigh injury suffered on international duty, ruling him out for two to three weeks, according to the Mirror .
The conundrum of what to do with Glen Johnson has been one on Liverpool minds for some time now, and it appears this January might provide a solution in the longstanding dilemma. Juventus will reportedly make a move for the defender when the winter transfer window opens, Michael Butler of The Guardian writing that Brendan Rodgers is eager to move his 110,000-a-week deal from the wage books.
Manquillo has said it is a dream come true to play with Steven Gerrard, but hasn't been starstruck during his time at Anfield so far, and has settled in well. Liverpool summer signing Javier Manquillo has said it is easy to adapt to life at the club given the strong Spanish contingent there is at the club.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 03:42 am
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