• REVEALED: Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino could have had goal disallowed for removing shirt

    REVEALED: Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino could have had goal disallowed for removing shirt

    Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino scored a lovely goal against Crystal Palace in Saturday’s 4-2 win, and picked up a yellow card for taking his shirt off in celebration. Fair enough, end of story, right?

    Wrong. Apparently the Reds star could have cost his side the goal altogether for actually starting the process of removing his shirt before the ball had actually crossed the goal line.

    According to the Liverpool Echo, this has to be seen as a bit of a grey area, […]

  • Roberto Firmino leads Liverpool to victory over Leicester City

    Roberto Firmino leads Liverpool to victory over Leicester City

    Liverpool’s much-anticipated return to a new-look Anfield did not disappoint with a 4-1 win over Premier League champions Leicester.

    It was a lively performance in the shadow of their gigantic, rebuilt £115million main stand as the early stages of the Foxes’ defence of their title continued to stutter.

    A second defeat in four league matches, having lost just three times last season on the way to their unexpected trophy, was not the preparation they would have wanted heading into a Champions League […]