Jamie Carragher

Move over St George: the modern English saints we should all celebrate

The dragon-slaying patron saint of England is all very well but he’s a bit, well, ancient. And, ahem, not strictly English. St George is also spread thinly, being the patron saint of Georgia, Portugal, Malta, Catalonia, Russia and Romania as well. No wonder we don’t get a Bank Holiday like the …

For Men

John Arne Riise on Liverpool's Champions League draw with Roma, the difference Van Dijk has made & 'impossible to stop' Salah

With a total of 438 appearances for both clubs across a 10-year spell, few are better equipped to discuss Liverpool's Champions League semi-final …

Soccer

Klopp clears up Trent's position problem

Trent Alexander-Arnold is a special talent.<p>So much so, many have assumed that he’s ‘too good’ to play right-back his entire career.<p>After all, he …

Soccer

ECHO Environment Awards 2018 set to honour our green and clean heroes!

Merseyside’s green champions are set to be revealed and rewarded at a special event next week.<p>Winners in the ECHO Environment Awards 2018 will be …

Sustainability

Jamie Carragher to headline charity fundraiser for Fire Fighters Charity

<b>Jamie Carragher will headline an event to raise money for the Fire Fighters Charity in Liverpool on Thursday night.</b><p>The Fire Fighters Charity is …

Fire Fighting

Sessegnon: It's 'crazy' to be on PFA Young Player list alongside Kane, Rashford & Sterling

Fulham star Ryan Sessegnon was named the Championship Player of the Year at the EFL Awards on Sunday, and is the first player from outside the top …

Soccer

Trent's latest contract update proves Liverpool's belief

<b>Trent Alexander-Arnold saw his wages increase significantly after making his 30th appearance for Liverpool, proving the club’s faith in the youngster.</b><p>…

Soccer

Liverpool legends team up to support auction for Owen McVeigh Foundation

A number of Liverpool legends have thrown their support behind a Twitter auction launched to raise funds for the Owen McVeigh Foundation.<p>Fans can win …

Liverpool FC

Liverpool rising star Trent Alexander-Arnold set for new contract AND a place in England's World Cup squad

Liverpool are set to reward Trent Alexander-Arnold with a quick-fire contract upgrade after his breakthrough season at Anfield.<p>It’s believed talks …

Soccer

In pictures: The story of the Hillsborough tragedy

On the 29th anniversary of the Hillsborough tragedy, this collection of images powerfully and poignantly expresses how and why the 96 fans who lost …

Liverpool FC

Rivalries put aside as football pays respects on 29th Hillsborough anniversary

<b>On the 29th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, football clubs, current and former Liverpool players paid their respects to the 96.</b><p>With no …

Soccer

Where did it go wrong for Jordon Ibe at Liverpool?

Liverpool host Bournemouth on Saturday afternoon in a game that will see the Reds try to strengthen their grip on a top-four finish but will also …

Soccer

Jamie Carragher, Gabby Allen and reality stars among celebs spotted at Aintree Grand National

The sun may have stayed away from Ladies Day at Aintree, but the celebs certainly didn't.<p>Footballers and reality stars were among the many familiar …

Grand National

'He was outstanding' - Jamie Carragher identifies Liverpool's star man in the victory over Man City

Jamie Carragher has saluted Liverpool's battling qualities in their Champions League quarter-final victory against Manchester City, as he suggested …

Soccer

Trent Alexander-Arnold can beat my Liverpool appearances record - Jamie Carragher

Jamie Carragher has told the Liverpool Echo that Trent Alexander-Arnold can surpass his total of more than 700 Liverpool …

Soccer

Aintree Ladies Day 2018: Live pictures as glamorous race fans turn out in style

15:14<p>GMB beauty Charlotte Hawkins looks pretty in pink<p>Good Morning Britain beauty Charlotte Hawkins was at the event to cover the race event and …

Grand National

Liverpool return to Europe's elite - and this time they aren't punching above their weight

There are times when assessments of Liverpool’s most recent European success sound a tad patronising.<p>Take, for example, the standard appraisal of their 2005 Champions League win. “They won it with Djimi Traore and Igor Biscan,” is often stated with incredulity, as if a poor side somehow fluked its …

Soccer

'USA, China the next step for Torres'

Guillem Balague reflects on Fernando Torres' illustrious career to date and believes his next club will be in China or USA.

Soccer

TV star and ex-England cricketer Freddie Flintoff reveals how he wears a fitbit during sex so he 'tries a bit harder'

He wasn't known for his fitness regime while a top-class sportsman - in fact he more known for his love of a pint.<p>But now former England cricketer …

Celebrity News (UK)

'His door was always open' - John Arne Riise reveals what it was like to work under Rafa Benitez

Former Liverpool defender John Arne Riise has described Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez as the best manager he played under.<p>The former Norway …

Soccer

Everton: 3 takeaways from 0-0 draw against Liverpool

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 07: Yannick Bolasie of Everton heads the ball away from Nathaniel Clyne of Liverpool during the Premier League match …

Soccer

Why 'unprecedented' Salah has to win PFA Player of the Year award – Jamie Carragher

The Egypt internatonal is in contention for the annual top award following his blistering form for the Reds this campaign<p>Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah deserves to win the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year award this season for his 'unprecedented' displays, according to club …

Soccer

Premier League stats: Man United, Bournemouth, Kante and Hernandez

<b>Character. Pogba. And Chris Smalling.</b><p>Manchester United needed all three as they conjured up one of the greatest Premier League comebacks to stun Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday evening and cut short their rivals' title celebrations.<p>City will no doubt go on to win the league, but …

Soccer

Everton's Cenk Tosun: Not as crazy as Duncan Ferguson but hoping to be just as effective

Cenk Tosun is aiming to become the latest in a long line of traditional target-men to enjoy the adoration of Evertonians - and he has the ideal role …

Soccer

Comparing Jurgen Klopp's first Liverpool XI to the team v Man City

Comparing Jurgen Klopp’s first Liverpool XI to the team v Man City<p>Share<p>Planet Football<br>• 6th April 2018<p><b>Liverpool‘s resounding victory over Manchester</b> …

Soccer

Which Merseyside star has most followers on Twitter?

<i>With the top UK footballers, singers, comedians and actors all hailing from our amazing city, you can bet there’s a whole load of twittering going</i> …

Liverpool

Babbello Index: The 20 best players in the Premier League, March 2018

Man City have all but won the league, Liverpool and Spurs have found phenomenal form and Man Utd continue to lead the best of the rest, even if it's widely accepted they aren't playing the most exciting football.<p>It's a team game, sure, but who are the individuals who have really stood out? Based on …

Soccer

Liverpool's 10 best Anfield European nights of the Champions League era: Where does Manchester City victory rank?

They promised that the atmosphere would be a special one, and they certainly lived up to that promise.<p>Anfield was rocking for the visit of Manchester …

Soccer

Sign up to Run For The 96

THE fourth annual Run For The 96 5K takes place on Saturday 12 May. It’s the first time it’s been held on a Saturday and is the day before the final …

Liverpool

Why Trent Alexander-Arnold’s Liverpudlian roots mean so much in the era of football’s global village

​Elite football, as everyone knows these days, is a polyglot business, a league of nations, a global village. Even so, it is a point of more than …

Soccer