Steven Gerrard scored the first Merseyside derby hat trick in 30 years as Liverpool beat Everton 3-0 to end a three-game losing run in soccer’s Premier League.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard will miss the start of the Premier League season after being admitted to the hospital with an infection related to a groin injury.
Luis Suarez, the top player in England’s top league last season, will probably be the cause of the country’s World Cup exit.
England manager Roy Hodgson named Luke Shaw, Raheem Sterling and Ross Barkley in the squad for soccer’s World Cup alongside veterans including captain Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard and Wayne Rooney.
Liverpool will get compensation from the Football Association after the soccer club’s captain Steven Gerrard was injured playing for England.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web:
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho is planning a 25 million-pound ($40.3 million) bid for Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard, the People reported, without saying where it got the information.
Manchester United won at Liverpool yesterday for a first time in five seasons, although manager Alex Ferguson called the performance “poor” after his team struggled to overcome a 10-man team.
"I can promise them I'll give everything I've got within to try to bring some success this season and hopefully come back."
- Steven Gerrard on Jan 07, 2015