We take a look at the key news stories surrounding Liverpool from the day
Pep Guardiola will face a tricky test in his first away game of the Premier League as Manchester City gear up for a tough outing at Stoke on Saturday.
There were mixed reactions from Liverpool fans after the club confirmed the sale of midfielder Joe Allen to Stoke City, with the majority of the Reds' supporters seemingly disappointed by the Welshman's departure.
Liverpool playmaker Joe Allen is all set to complete a £13 million switch to fellow Premier League outfit Stoke City.
Liverpool have reportedly accepted a £13m bid for Euro 2016 star Joe Allen from fellow Premier League side Stoke City.
Sevilla were heavily linked with a move for Liverpool playmaker Joe Allen but have reportedly backed out after being unwilling to meet the Reds' transfer demands.
Mario Gotze would be a good fit at Liverpool FC if the Reds choose to sign the German this summer, believes former Bayern Munich manager Ottmar Hitzfeld.
Liverpool's Joe Allen has been among the faces of Wales' unlikely run up to the knockouts of the European Championships in France. However a million-dollar question pertaining to the 26-year-old is whether Allen considers himself to be the 'Welsh Xavi' or the 'Welsh Pirlo'. Here's him answering the question put forward to him by Vauxhall.
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey took home the plaudits for a breathtaking Welsh display but it was Liverpool's Joe Allen who did all the dirty work and got due attention for it as well as people took to social media to commend the 'Welsh Pirlo' on a phenomenal performance against Russia.
Sporting Lisbon's Joao Mario has been the subject of interest from a number of Premier League clubs following an impressive showing in the 2015/16 season. Liverpool are the latest to join the likes of Manchester United and Chelsea in their pursuit of the 23-year-old.