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Liverpool FC podcasts from the Liverpool ECHO, including our main Blood Red show with Ian Doyle, Joe Rimmer, Paul Gorst, Sean Bradbury, Caoimhe O'Neill, Connor Dunn and Theo Squires; Neil Fitzmaurice's Poetry in Motion; Peter Hooton's Allez Les Rouges; Analysing Anfield with Kristian Walsh and Josh Williams, and Post-Game, Behind Enemy Lines and View from the Kop with Paul Wheelock

Liverpool FC podcasts from the Liverpool ECHO, including our main Blood Red show with Ian Doyle, Joe Rimmer, Paul Gorst, Sean Bradbury, Caoimhe O'Neill, Connor Dunn and Theo Squires; Neil Fitzmaurice's Poetry in Motion; Peter Hooton's Allez Les Rouges; Analysing Anfield with Kristian Walsh and Josh Williams, and Post-Game, Behind Enemy Lines and View from the Kop with Paul Wheelock


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Liverpool FC podcasts from the Liverpool ECHO, including our main Blood Red show with Ian Doyle, Joe Rimmer, Paul Gorst, Sean Bradbury, Caoimhe O'Neill, Connor Dunn and Theo Squires; Neil Fitzmaurice's Poetry in Motion; Peter Hooton's Allez Les Rouges; Analysing Anfield with Kristian Walsh and Josh Williams, and Post-Game, Behind Enemy Lines and View from the Kop with Paul Wheelock




Ibrahima Konate SPECIAL: Inside track on Liverpool new boy from journalist who broke transfer story

Welcome to your latest podcast on the Blood Red channel. But if you were one of the first people to sign up for the Blood Red Club, then you may well have heard this. But if you haven’t signed up, this is the kind of content that you are missing out on. So what is the Blood Red Club? Well, it’s a way of giving something back to our loyal listeners and viewers. Every week we send out an exclusive podcast to Blood Red Club members, for no cost whatsoever. If you want to join the thousands of...


The Agenda: Liverpool midfield transfer options | Tielemans, Saul Niguez, Neuhaus

With a month left of the summer window, the latest Agenda podcast assesses Liverpool’s midfield transfer options. Guy Clarke is joined by Matt Addison and Charlotte Coates to look through a number of players the Reds have been linked to. Leicester City’s Youri Tielemans, Atletico Madrid’s Saul Niguez and Borussia Monchengladbach’s Florian Neuhaus are all amongst those to be assessed. Enjoy. Get exclusive podcasts direct to your inbox every week for FREE by joining the Blood Red Club. Sign...


Blood Red: Naby Keita's Liverpool crossroads moment arrives as Michael Edwards yet to address transfer priority

Fresh from the Reds’ latest pre-season outing against Hertha Berlin, the Blood Red podcast is here to react. Guy Clarke is joined by Ian Doyle, Joe Rimmer and Matt Addison to look back on the friendly defeat to Hertha Berlin looking back on a number of key talking points. Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez’s returns are analysed as well as Naby Keita’s strong pre-season form as he heads into his fourth season with the Reds. Plus, transfer latest and Liverpool’s need for a forward highlighted in...


Post-Game: Liverpool 3-4 Hertha Berlin | Virgil van Dijk & Joe Gomez return

Liverpool defenders Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez have returned from injury as the Reds lost 4-3 to Hertha Berlin in their latest pre-season friendly. Paul Gorst joins Guy Clarke for reaction to the Reds latest outing. Jurgen Klopp named three separate centre-back partnerships with Ibrahima Konate, Joel Matip, Rhys Williams and Nat Phillips all also featuring. The Reds fell 2-0 behind before Sadio Mane and Takumi Minamino levelled before half-time before Stefan Jovetic’s second half brace...


Poetry in Motion: Klopp’s forgotten man out to prove his point & Wijnaldum ‘unloved’ claims considered

Neil Fitzmaurice is back with the latest episode of Poetry in Motion ahead of the Reds taking on Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin in the latest pre-season runout. Joined by Paul Gorst and Theo Squires, Fitzy has a look through how the Reds are shaping up for the new campaign with the likes of Harvey Elliott and Ibrahima Konate impressing. But what about Naby Keita? Could this season be the campaign the midfielder finally lives up to his potential - especially following the departure of Gini...


Analysing Anfield: Liverpool homegrown players transfer picks | Barnes, Bellingham, Madueke

Following Liverpool links with Jarrod Bowen as well as speculation over the future of Jordan Henderson and Nat Phillips, the Reds could well be in need of more homegrown players. With that in mind, Josh Williams is alongside Guy Clarke for the latest Analysing Anfield podcast to explore the options that may be available to Michael Edwards. From more experienced options such as Leeds United’s Kalvin Phillips to PSV Eindhoven’s 19-year-old Noni Madueke we look through the data and analytics to...

Duration:00:51:51 podcast: Liverpool & FSG's alternative reality | Transfers, Klopp, Coutinho

As the week’s tick down ahead of the new Premier League season, have a new concept to look back on the Reds’ success under FSG. Mo Stewart is joined by Matt Addison and James Martin to take a look at the alternative reality under the American ownership, had Liverpool won the Premier League title under Brendan Rodgers in 2014. Since then, every decision made from bringing in Jurgen Klopp, selling Philippe Coutinho and the trophies in-between are scrutinised with every action...


Blood Red: Xherdan Shaqiri sale catalyst for Michael Edwards and Liverpool to make more signings?

Guy Clarke is joined by Paul Gorst, David Lynch and Joe Rimmer for the latest Blood Red podcast to bring you the latest Liverpool transfer news and more. On the agenda today, the panel will discuss interest in forward Xherdan Shaqiri with the Reds braced for bids for the Swiss with a host of European clubs interested. Michael Edwards’ need to clear out Jurgen Klopp’s fringe players ahead of adding to the squad is also explained as well as Gini Wijnaldum opening up on his Liverpool departure....


Italian Football SPECIAL: Chiesa & Barella ‘chase’ | Shaqiri key to Luis Alberto profit | Coutinho to Serie A?

Following Italy’s triumph at Euro 2020, Matt Addison checks in with editor-in-chief at Get Italian Football News, Kaustubh Pandey. We find out the Italian perspective on transfer speculation linking Liverpool with moves for Nicolo Barella and Federico Chiesa - as well as whether Philippe Coutinho could be set for a return to Serie A. Reports of Lazio interest in Xherdan Shaqiri are also explored with Liverpool hoping to profit from any sale of Luis Alberto at the Stadio Olimpico. Plus, how...


'Jurgen's a special human' | Team GB’s ‘love’ for Liverpool: Interview with Tokyo 2020 Olympics women's hockey player Sarah Evans

Before the Team GB women's hockey began their defence of the Olympic gold medal they won at the Rio 2016 Games, Blood Red caught with squad member and big Liverpool fan, Sarah Evans. Speaking with Guy Clarke, Evans explains how the team have trained for the postponed Games, including how they looked to recreate the conditions they will face in Tokyo. Plus, she explains her love for Liverpool, and speaks about the impact of playing without spectators as an elite sports professional will have...


Post-Game: Liverpool 1 Mainz 0 | Killian on scoresheet (not that one!) as Keita offers glimpse of talents

Liverpool left it late but secured a first win of pre-season as Luca Killian put through his own net following an Owen Beck cross against Mainz. Jurgen Klopp named two different XIs for either half out in Austria as Ibrahima Konate partnered Joel Matip for the first time. Join Guy Clarke and Paul Gorst for reaction to the victory over the Bundesliga side as they pick through the key talking points, including the performance of Naby Keita. Enjoy. Get exclusive podcasts direct to your inbox...


Allez Les Rouges: Jurgen Klopp and Michael Edwards can't ignore Jordan Henderson warning | Brian Reade's 'Diamonds In The Mud'

After a brief pre-season break John Nicolson and Ste 'Mono' Monaghan are back with Peter Hooton for the latest Allez Les Rouges podcast from Blood Red. Author and journalist Brian Reade also joins the panel for the latest take on the big Liverpool FC talking points. From pre-season planning, including Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez's recovery, to Jordan Henderson's frustration over his Liverpool contract, the panel have their say on the pressing issues as well as the latest transfer...


Blood Red: Title coronation, one year on | Bowen the man for Liverpool? | Mainz previewed

One year on from the Premier League title coronation, the Blood Red podcast review the big Liverpool FC talking points. The Reds pursuit for an attacking target is analysed amid links to West Ham United’s Jarrod Bowen as well as the need for a replacement for Gini Wijnaldum. Plus, ahead of the latest pre-season run-out in Austria against Jurgen Klopp’s former side Mainz, the panel debate the fallout from the mini matches with Wacker Innsbruck and Stuttgart. Enjoy. Get exclusive podcasts...


Analysing Anfield: Is Jarrod Bowen Liverpool’s next Diogo Jota?

With Liverpool said to be interested in West Ham United's Jarrod Bowen, Josh Williams and David Hughes are back with the latest Analysing Anfield podcast. The Athletic's James Pearce - formerly the Liverpool ECHO's Liverpool FC correspondent - says Bowen is one of the forwards Jurgen Klopp is looking at. So Josh and Dave dig deep into the numbers and the comparison to Diogo Jota's spell at Wolves is made and evaluated. Plus, given the speculation over Jordan Henderson’s future, our hosts...


Post-Game: Ibrahima Konate makes first Reds appearance in pre-season run-outs against Wacker Innsbruck & Stuttgart

Liverpool’s pre-season campaign has begun with 1-1 draws against both Wacker Innsbruck and Stuttgart out in Austria. Join Guy Clarke and Matt Addison for reaction after Jurgen Klopp’s side took part in two 30-minute matches with Ibrahima Konate amongst those to make his Liverpool debut. Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joel Matip also returned from injury against Wacker Innsbruck as Divock Origi scored. Sadio Mane equalled for the Reds against Stuttgart for a side featuring Konate, Mohamed Salah...


Post-Game SPECIAL: Liverpool's summer transfer shopping list | Doku, Tielemans, Sanches

Ahead of Liverpool's pre-season campaign getting underway, the Post-Game podcast is back... with a difference! Guy Clarke is joined by Mike Holt from Going the Match Podcast, Hannah Pinnock, and Owen Thomas from Kop On! podcast. But instead of looking back at a match, as usual, they look ahead to the new campaign and, of course, all matters transfers. Will the signing of Ibrahima Konate help Liverpool mount a renewed title challenge? Who is the ideal replacement for Gini Wijnaldum? And which...


Blood Red: Could Jordan Henderson really leave Liverpool?

There have been shock reports today that captain Jordan Henderson could leave Liverpool after contract talks reached an impasse. With Atletico Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain both said to be monitoring developments, for the latest Blood Red podcast Paul Gorst, David Lynch and Sean Bradbury join Matt Addison to discuss whether Hendo’s incredible stay at Anfield could really be coming to an end. And that leads into a wider discussion about the big contract decisions Liverpool are currently...


The Agenda: Liverpool's transfer stance on Donyell Malen as Borussia Dortmund eye their Jadon Sancho replacement

Matt Addison is joined by David Lynch to discuss Liverpool’s search for a new striker, amid links with PSV Eindhoven’s Donyell Malen. However, Malen is expected to sign for Borussia Dortmund, where he would replace the Manchester United-bound Jadon Sancho. So for the latest episode of The Agenda, David explains to Matt why Liverpool have cooled their interest. With Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino and Diogo Jota, plus the likes of Harvey Elliott breaking through, the Reds are well...


Poetry in Motion: Van Dijk, fans and excitement returns - but Liverpool need to be wary of repeating transfer mistake

The sun is out, Virgil van Dijk is back, Ibrahima Konate looks like he’s going to settle in just fine... and within the next month we are going to see fans back at Anfield. Little wonder, then, the latest Poetry in Motion podcast, hosted as ever by Neil Fitzmaurice, and featuring Paul Gorst and debutant Mark Wakefield, is brimming with optimism ahead of the new season. But while the Reds look stronger than ever at the back after the return of Van Dijk, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip, plus the...


Blood Red: Patience the watchword as Grujic interest grows and Musialowski pens first pro deal

David Lynch, Matt Addison and Dan Kay join Guy Clarke for the Blood Red podcast as they discuss the Liverpool latest in the transfer market including the growing interest in Marko Grujic, plus a first professional contract for teenager winger Mateusz Musialowski, and why it continues a long-standing Anfield tradition. Get exclusive podcasts direct to your inbox every week for FREE by joining the Blood Red Club. Sign up at Watch and subscribe to our Blood...