Steven Gerrard

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 27th, 2014
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Brendan Rodgers accused Jose Mourinho of parking “two buses” after seeing his Liverpool side frustrated by a trademark display of defensive resilience from Chelsea at Anfield. Demba Ba capitalised on Steven Gerrard’s slip on the stroke of half-time to give the visitors the lead, while Fernando Torres...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 27th, 2014
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Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, has once again ruled out his side from this season’s title race, but could not hide his delight at winning both games against who he deemed as potential champions. Demba Ba punished a Steven Gerrard slip with a composed finish, before Wilian struck deep into extra time ...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 11th, 2014
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Luis Suarez, has said that he would gladly sacrifice winning the Premier League’s Golden Boot for Champions League football with the Reds. The Uruguay international has netted 29 goals so far, with five games left, despite missing the first five leagues at the start of the season. The former Ajax man...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 14th, 2013
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Second-half goals from Hulk and Sergei Semak fired Zenit St Petersburg to a 2-0 first-leg lead against Liverpool in their Europa League last-32 clash in Russia. Zenit started brilliantly, forcing two good saves from Pepe Reina while Hulk hit the post. But Liverpool came back into the match as Luis Su...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Sep 23rd, 2012
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Manchester United came through an emotion-charged examination at Anfield to move within a point of Chelsea at the top of the Premier League on Sunday, while Arsenal grabbed a late draw at Manchester City. Elsewhere, there were home victories for Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle. Martin Skrtel and Robi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 28th, 2012
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Former England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson has urged Steven Gerrard to quit Liverpool so he can win the Premier League title. Gerrard has spent his entire career at Liverpool and has enjoyed a degree of success at his boy-hood club; winning two FA Cups, three League Cups, the UEFA Cup, and of course, th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 10th, 2012
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Italian outfit Udinese will meet Liga Sagres team Braga in the 2012-13 Champions League playoff following Friday’s draw in Nyon. In the other four fixtures in the League Route, Bundesliga representatives Borussia Moenchengladbach take on Dynamo Kiev, while Malaga face Panathinaikos. Furthermore...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jul 2nd, 2012
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England captain Steven Gerrard has been named in UEFA’s team of the tournament from Euro 2012. The Liverpool midfielder is the only Englishman to be included in the 23-man team alongside 10 members of the Spain squad, who retained their crown with an impressive 4-0 victory over Italy in the fin...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 20th, 2012
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England are far from fab, but former Manchester United and Aston Villa boss Ron Atkinson tells Sport360° why they could yet taste glory at Euro 2012. Here is what “Big Ron” had to say… Now that they are in the quarter finals, there’s a growing feeling this could finally be England’s...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 20th, 2012
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Steven Gerrard believes England have defied their many critics after securing top spot in Group D with a 1-0 defeat of Euro 2012 co-hosts Ukraine. Gerrard delivered the cross as the returning Wayne Rooney headed home from point-blank range for the winner just after half-time and he feels an unheralde...