The Welsh international is now enjoying his time at Real Madrid.
The former Liverpool star says Balotelli did his job considering Liverpool were zonal marking.
The Manchester United midfielder thinks his side face stiff competition for a highly coveted spot in the top four.
The Liverpool manager believes his side deserved to go through in the semi-final and were better than Jose Mourinho's team over two legs.
Jesse Lingard told MUTV he will back his ability in order to get back into the starting line-up at Old Trafford
Former Arsenal and Liverpool stars both felt Chelsea ace crossed a line in the Capital One Cup semi-final.
Arsenal loanee Ryo Miyaichi scored at the weekend. Can he build on it?
Branislav Ivanovic's extra-time header saw Liverpool fall 1-0 at Chelsea in their Capital One Cup semi-final second-leg, with the home side progressing to the final 2-1 on aggregate.
Manchester United, Crystal Palace, Arsenal and West Ham feature.
Michel Vorm will start in goal for Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday night, and the decision is splitting opinion.
Jo Inge Berget is training with Norwegian side Honefoss having had his Celtic loan move cut short.
Arsenal's Joel Campbell could prove the crucial piece in a deal for Villarreal centre-back Gabriel Paulista this month.
Chelsea defender Todd Kane revealed during an interview with loan side Nottingham Forest's website that he has great respect for Michael Mancienne.