A selection of the latest stories in the media involving Liverpool Football Club this Wednesday morning.
Oh dear. First, trouble over the government’s pension “reforms” and bank regulation, now over its short-lived triumph over Google’s tax bill. It’s been a bad few days for cocky George Osborne, further indication that his hopes of succeeding David Cameron as prime minister are just that.
The House of Commons may have to relocate beyond its historic home at the Palace of Westminster to a temporary home in a nearby Whitehall courtyard as part of plans to refurbish parliament during the next decade.
Johanna Konta had to conquer nerves she thought she had long buried to beat the Chinese qualifier Zhang Shuai 6-4, 6-1 in an hour and 22 minutes in Melbourne on Wednesday and stands one win away from becoming the first British finalist in a slam since Virginia Wade won Wimbledon in 1977.
West Ham United are being linked with a move for a new right back to replace injured Arsenal loanee Carl Jenkinson ahead of Monday's transfer deadline.
LA Clippers star Blake Griffin is likely to miss several weeks with a suspected broken hand after hitting the team’s assistant equipment manager, Matias Testi, during an argument at a restaurant in Toronto.
It was ugly, tense and thrilling – as with nearly every match between Andy Murray and David Ferrer – and for the 13th time the Scot prevailed, exhausted after three hours and 19 minutes on Rod Laver Arena, relieved to be in the semi-finals of the 2016 Australian Open.
West Ham United are in the hunt for a top four spot.
Newcastle United should contact West Bromwich Albion regarding their Welsh centre-back.
QPR secured a 0-0 draw at Nottingham Forest on Tuesday evening.
Newcastle United overcame Brentford 3-1 this weekend.
West Ham's Aaron Cresswell was sent off against Crystal Palace on Saturday evening.
Tottenham Hotspur failed to win against West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Saturday.
The Swede nearly secured a late point for Leeds United at the iPro Stadium.
Liverpool do appear to need additional depth at the heart of their defence.
Cheikhou Kouyate has piled the pressure on West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic ahead of Saturday's crunch clash against Crystal Palace.
West Ham United co-owner David Gold has shared his love of a former player who turned his back on the club for bitter rivals Tottenham Hotspur.
The young Frenchman has been involved with the first-team at Arsenal for some time now.
The two have formed a quick relationship in the heart of the Arsenal defence.
Leeds have an option to buy the Swedish defender for around £10 million less than that figure.
It is not just absolute numbers of people that have an impact on the planet but the rate at which they consume resources
The talent only joined Marseille from Nantes in the summer.
With several of Britain’s best restaurants opting to cut their midweek opening hours, does this signal the final last gasp of the long boozy lunch? If so, will you miss it when it’s gone?