Liverpool latest: Including Eriksen Update and Borussia Dortmund

Christian Eriksen

The latest and most important news to come out of Anfield.

Ajax have revealed that they have not agreed a deal with Liverpool for Christian Eriksen. Liverpool are one of the sides that have been heavily tipped to sign the play maker with Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and Chelsea all thought to be interested.

Brendan Rodgers has revealed that he wants to base Liverpool on the successful model of Borussia Dortmund. He cites the German club as an example of a side that can be successful without spending tens of millions on new players in each transfer window.

Liverpool striker Andy Carroll doesn’t seem to have changed his playing style, which could threaten his chances of playing for Liverpool again. Carroll launched himself into an astonishing challenge on Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea last night, which contradicts the way Brendan Rodgers likes his team to play football.

Liverpool have confirmed that owner John Henry approached Arsenal and Manchester United, to get a better understanding of the Premier League. Managing director Ian Ayre has revealed that Henry is embracing himself in the culture of English football to get a better understanding of the top flight.

Liverpool defender Jose Enrique has joined a very long list of players praising the impact of Philippe Coutinho. The Brazilian signed for Liverpool last January and has settled into the team well under Brendan Rodgers to become of the most important players in the squad.

Liverpool target Marco Rojas has confirmed he will be leaving Australia and heading to Europe. The Melbourne Victory star is being tipped with a summer move to Anfield but he is keeping his cards close to his chest as far as his future in Europe is concerned.

Rafael Benitez says he is looking forward to an Anfield return this weekend. The Chelsea boss takes the current European champions to Anfield on Sunday following comments he made, where he suggested he would become Liverpool boss again one day in the future.

Spanish newspaper Sport has reported that it’s a matter of time before Liverpool complete a deal for Barcelona youngster Sergi Canos. News broke earlier this week that Liverpool were talking to his representatives in Merseyside but as yet nothing official has been confirmed.

Hillsborough justice campaigner Anne Williams has sadly passed away at the age of 62, after losing her fight against cancer. Williams was a key figure alongside families of the victims who were killed during that infamous day where 96 Liverpool fans lost their lives.

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