The Sunderland boss admits he and his players were mightily revealed that the Reds skipper didn't start against them on Saturday.
The Real Madrid B boss has been impressed with Manchester United loanee Guillermo Varela.
Christian Eriksen emerged as Tottenham's most creative asset despite the club's 0-0 draw with London rivals Crystal Palace.
The Gunners loanee is in splendid form at Upton Park - his move away from the Emirates now makes no sense at all.
A selection of the latest stories involving Liverpool Football Club this Monday morning.
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata reflects on working with Southampton manager Ronald Koeman at Valencia.
Stuart Armstrong of Dundee United is wanted by Sporting Lisbon as well as Celtic.
The ex-Tottenham Hotspur coach has been touted as a shock replacement for the Reds boss in recent days.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger bemoaned his inexperienced defence in the 3-2 defeat at Stoke City.
Gary Neville jokes that Robin van Persie could be asked to play in defence for Manchester United against Southampton in the Premier League tonight.