One of the true greats of the game, a hero to millions and praised by the likes of Pele and Maradona has arrived exclusively on LFCTV GO…Zico.
Liverpool have admitted a £21.8 million leap in the club’s debts, making a total of over £80 million.
Liverpool have reported a £21.8million increase in their debt – now £87.2million overall – and a loss of £40.5million in their annual accounts.
Of all the clubs playing in the shadow of relegation, only Wigan are still in the FA Cup and their manager, Roberto Martinez, said he would not allow the chance of silverware to imperil their prospects of survival.
The man who has every claim to be footballer of the year plays for a team who were out of every competition by February and for whom the only available prize is to scrape into the Europa League.
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez steamed ahead in the race for the golden boot with a hat-trick as woeful Wigan were dispatched at the DW Stadium.
Liverpool will tell their players they should not walk off if they are racially abused at Zenit St Petersburg on Thursday night unless the referee orders it.
For the new season, MirrorFootball is teaming up with some of the blogosphere’s best new writers to bring you even more great football reads every single day. Saturday is South America day, and here’s Valderramarama’s Ed Malyon with his take on the week’s big issues in Argentina. *** The 2012 Copa Libertadores – South Americaâ€™s Champions League – is under way, and itâ€™s as unpredictable as ever.
Goal: Luis Suarez thanks fans of Liverpool and former clubs Ajax and Nacional for their displays of support over racism row
The Uruguayan attracted widespread criticism for his refusal to shake Patrice Evra’s hand last weekend upon his return from an eight-match ban for abusing the defender