Liverpool FC have been notified of the interest from Benfica for their Serbian Winger Lazar Markovic according to reports in Portuguese press.   Lazar Markovic had been singed by Liverpool FC just 12 months ago from Benfica for £19.8 million with some of the top clubs in Europe, including Chelsea FC keeping a close watch on his progress. The report comes from the Portuguese paper A Bola, who say that Benfica have informed Liverpool FC about their interest to take Lazar Markovic back to Portugal where he played a key role in the Eagles title winning campaign. Markovic started 30 games and appeared in further 19 for the Lisbon giants last season. Earlier, reputed journalist Tony Barret from the Times had written in his article that Liverpool FC valued the talents of Markovic and had not doubt about it, but, there was a genuine concern if the player was suited to the English league. Whilst the player has hardly shown an indication […]

Its been a disappointing season for Liverpool all round. They lost Premier League’s best striker to Barcelona and they then lost Daniel Sturridge to injury very early on it the season- losing the strikeforce made the side unrecognisable from the one that competed for the title a year ago. They were looming in mid-table around November and crashed out of the Champions League prematurely too. Eventually, Brendan Rodgers got his side ticking again and they went on a 13 match unbeaten run (league). However, losses to Manchester United and Arsenal in the league and to Aston Villa in the FA Cup semi-final has put the gloom back in the red half of Merseyside. The summer signings have been cited as one of the major reasons for the setback of this season. With the exception of Emre Can, none of last summer’s signings have produced consistently or significantly. There is expected to be a decision on the future of the players that haven’t […]