Liverpool's goal Renato Sanches will move to the Premier League in January

Lille midfielder Renato Sanches has been the subject of transfer speculation all summer as Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers were interested in the Portugal international. (Author: Gardener)

Renato SanchesLille midfielder Renato Sanches has been the subject of transfer speculation all summer as Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers were interested in the Portugal international. Lille midfielder Renato Sanches has been the subject of transfer speculation all summer as Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers were interested in the Portugal international. Sanches won the Ligue 1 title with the French team last season and played in central midfield under Christophe Galtier. The Reds were rumored to be interested in a £ 18million move for him in the window but decided not to invest - but Bruno Lage's Wolves are ready to step up their hunt in January. The Portuguese contingent of wolves is nine men, and the new boss, Lage, wants to make it to ten, according to TeamTalk. The Old Gold squad seems the most likely to take a move, according to BBC Sport, although Sanches has been injured for the majority of this campaign so far. As such, they may want to make a foray on the star or risk missing out on Wolves, as is likely right now.


George Harrison's childhood home in Liverpool is up for auction

George Harrison's childhood home in Liverpool, where he rehearsed as a teenager with Paul McCartney and John Lennon, will be auctioned. (Author: Gardener)

George Harrison'sGeorge Harrison's childhood home, where he rehearsed with Paul McCartney and John Lennon as a teenager, will be auctioned. According to a listing by Omega Auctions, the Harrison family moved to the spacious three bedroom family home at 25 Upton Green in Liverpool in 1949 when the late singer / guitarist was six and lived there for the next 12 years when George began his ascent to the Superstar as part of the Fab Four. "There are numerous pictures of George inside and outside the property." Although the Harrisons moved out in 1962, the house reportedly still retains some of the original features from the star's time, including the "bathtub, sink, some original doors, clothes rails in closets and outbuildings with original doors and decor". Harrison learned to play guitar at home, which the family moved out of when the Beatles were beginning their rise to global superstar. The auction house currently has the house listed for $ 216,000 to $ 270,000; the auction is scheduled for November 30th. It was Harrison's first solo leader on the top rock albums, starting in 2006 and surpassing the 7th high of Early Takes: Volume 1 in 2012.


Manchester United ahead of Liverpool in the race for the teenage MLS sensation

Liverpool are interested in Dallas prodigy Ricardo Pepi but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United appear to be leading the race for the 18-year-old. (Author: Gardener)

Manchester UnitedThe teenager has contributed to 20 goals in 59 appearances in the MLS and looks like he has the potential to be a strong, world-class striker. The Reds will likely have to sign more one player in Pepi's position than the Red Devils - with rivals in that position having an elite depth of Jadon Sancho, Cristiano Ronaldo, Marcus Rashford, Edinson Cavani, and more, while the Reds' depth options stoop To Takumi Minamino and Divock Origi. Nevertheless, according to "II Resto del Carlino", Pepi looks destined for the Red Devils. The striker should have a fee of around £ 9million, with a strong sale clause that is likely to make good money for his current club if he inevitably moves on to bigger things. However, Pepi recently came out to dispel rumors of a Premier League move by claiming his dream club is Real Madrid. “I think this is a good time to [go to Europe] to take that plunge, but we have a league [move on]. There are still six or seven games left at FC Dallas and I think if the opportunity and everything comes up to go to Europe it would be a good opportunity, 'I'm of course a young player who has to grow a lot in football, of course the plan would be to play for Real Madrid, Chelsea, every big team one day, but it's a league with a lot of potential and that helps the young people a lot.


Why is Chloé Zhao's “Eternals” dubbed the worst MCU movie of all time? For reasons not shown on the screen (column)

The irony is that it is Chloé Zhao's critical supporters who punished her for submitting to Marvel. (Author: Gardener)

Chloé Zhao'sI disagree with other reviewers all along, and generally don't blink my eyes, but as soon as the news came that "Eternals," the Marvel epic of Chloé Zhao, got the lowest Rotten Tomatoes score (48%). fresh) of every film in the 13-year history of the MCU and thus the first official "Rotten" film in the series, my detector for hidden agenda went on high alert. Rotten Tomatoes scores are not to be viewed as narrated on tablets of stone, to say the least. But based on that score and much of the web chatter about the film and the fact that it only got a “B” (horror!) From viewers polled by CinemaScore, a meme about “Eternals” has arisen: “That Worst. Wonder. If, like me, you believe that this is a strange exaggeration, then you will be wondering how and why exactly this collective devastation came about. On a recent episode of The Take, my colleagues Clayton Davis and Elizabeth Wagmeister agreed that the idea of ​​"Eternals" as an MCU disaster was in some ways related to the fact that the director of the film is a woman. "Every time a woman takes on the action genre that was typically made for men," Davis said, "people get harder on this filmmaker." I think there's a lot of truth in that claim. A recent example: We saw the same crunchy critical exaggeration when Cathy Yan directed the 2020 DC film, Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). Chloé Zhao, fresh from her 2020 Oscar triumph with "Nomadland", put serious things aside to play in the Marvel sandbox, and suddenly she's made the worst Marvel movie ever. Especially when you consider that as a filmmaker Zhao has such brilliant technology, much of which can be seen in "Eternals". That said, if there was actually a dash of sexism embedded in the destruction of "Eternals", it would be hard to prove. So while I agree with my colleagues that it's probably there, I'd like to offer my own theory - also unprovable, but that's what I think - why "Eternals" was treated so carelessly. But when it comes to the Rotten Tomatoes Score, one has to ask: Really? On the other hand, even if you agree that "Eternals" should be pegged in front of this one, what piques my curiosity about the whole "Eternals' be damned" reaction is that so many of the critics who ravaged the film were of the kind are from sublime cinephiles who passionately supported Chloé Zhao. It could be said that this proves that they have no bias against (or for) them. In fact, you'd think they'd bend over backwards to welcome their creative union with the MCU. Instead, I think they leaned the other way - to condemn their creative association with the MCU. Oddly enough, the devastation of "Eternals" came from a dogmatic, slightly perverse loyalty to Chloé Zhao - or rather, something she represents. I believe in Zhao (I think “The Rider” is brilliant), but last year I was one of the few critics who had serious reservations about “Nomadland”. It's a film made with great ingenuity and humanity, but in the end there is some sentimentality in the vision regarding Frances McDormand's Fern and her tenacious allegiance to her neo-hippie van life. I said it to my friends half-jokingly: "I'm sorry, but I'm too middle-class to buy this ending." And that was my honest feeling about it. I wish this feeling had been shared by more of my colleagues, but be it so. You see the same wall in the desolation of "Eternals". And here is what I think it means. Chloé Zhao is an important film artist and, as a woman of color, a pioneering force in the newly developing power dynamic of Hollywood. Marvel films, which by and large are publicly blasé by critics and privately fed up, symbolize the opposing force: the monolith of the film as a joke product. The MCU is the quintessence of the mainstream of the old power structure - an industry that is complacent in its corruption and mostly run by men that has been feeding us imaginations since the salad days of Lucas and Spielberg. In my own review of Eternals, I found that Zhao had taken her fluffy and distinctive neorealistic style and left it on the shelf. In "Eternals," she's a good soldier who buckles up, plays ball, and gives in to the mass conventionality of Marvel storytelling. And I think a lot of the critics look at the result and think, "You beat them." And while I think the 100 year history of film - and the future of film, if it is to have a future - depends on artists embracing the populist dimension of the medium, I have a feeling that the critical establishment is growing today the cinema prefers to be on two separate tracks: the jumbo-sized popcorn movies that were made for a mass audience, and the smaller, more elaborate movies that ... were not made for a mass audience. Chloé Zhao, who makes a Marvel film and subjects much of her directorial personality to it, threatens this dichotomy. And I think she will be punished for that. The people whose opinions lead to “Eternals” being “the worst Marvel movie ever made” don't want Chloé Zhao to make a conventional Marvel movie. You don't want her to win a battle and lose the war. They would rather prove a point by making them a victim of this war.


Ben Woodburn in the Double For Hearts

Another busy week for some of the Liverpool players on loan with Ben Woodburn, the star of the show for Hearts. (Author: Gardener)

Another busy week for some of the Liverpool players on loan with Ben Woodburn, the star of the show for Hearts. Davies missed both games for the Blades this week due to injury when they drew 1-1 at Nottingham Forest mid-week before losing 3-1 at Blackburn Rovers on Saturday. A disappointing week for Ojo as he was a wasted sub when Millwall beat Reading on Wednesday and then came on in the 87th minute in Saturday's 1-1 draw with Derby County. Rovers were beaten 7-0 at home to Fulham on Wednesday before responding with a 3-1 win over the Blades. A mixed week in terms of results for Preston, but two full games left for the Dutch U21 international. Preston ended Bournemouth's unbeaten run on Wednesday with a fine 2-1 away win but was convincingly beaten 3-0 on Saturday in Nottingham Forest. The 20-year-old Cain has enjoyed a number of starts for Newport County but was withdrawn after 77 minutes after losing the FA Cup 1-0 at Morecombe. Glatzel was an underutilized sub when Tranmere advanced 1-0 in the FA Cup in Crawley Town on Saturday. Liverpool's Welsh international starred when Hearts beat Dundee United 5-2 at home. Woodburn scored one goal each half in an impressive performance from the 22-year-old before receiving a huge ovation in the 82nd minute. The playing time was somewhat limited to replacements for Longstaff and on Saturday it was the same when he played in the 82nd A Difficult Week for Liverpool's 20-year-old defender, when St. Patrick's drew with Bohemian 2-2 on Monday and then closed on Friday Was emphatically beaten 3-0 at home by Sligo Rovers. No goals conceded for Poland U19 international Ojrzynski when Caernarfon won 1-0 away at Cardiff Met FC.


West Ham stuns Liverpool to finish third

West Ham baffles Liverpool and secures a huge win that puts them in third place in the Premier League over their opponents and undermines the Reds' title hopes. (Author: Gardener)

thirdWest Ham stunned Liverpool when they claimed a huge win that put them third in the Premier League over their opponents and shattered the Reds' title hopes. But they fell behind early on when Alisson fluttered under pressure from Angelo Ogbonna after a corner from Pablo Fornals and only helped the ball into his own goal. Both teams were then lucky not to be reduced to 10 men in a rough first half. Aaron Cresswell caught Jordan Henderson with a tough challenge before Ogbonna was struck in the face by a stray Diogo Jota elbow, resulting in the defender being replaced by West Ham. But a moment of quality four minutes before half-time equalized Liverpool when Trent Alexander-Arnold scored a stunning goal after a short free kick against Mohamed Salah. Craig Dawson hit a header from a corner for West Ham after the break, before Lukasz Fabianski confidently blocked Sadio Mane's violent volley from close range. But West Ham took the lead back midway through the second half when Fornals slipped through the gate and Alisson couldn't keep his low shot. Divock Origi took a second on the corner to give Liverpool hope of saving something but West Ham kept their nerve to take the three points. It's been a week of mixed feelings for Liverpool fans, culminating in a striking 2-0 win over Atletico Madrid, which secured promotion to the Champions League knockout stage mid-week, between two disappointing Premier League results. The Reds gave away a 2-0 lead to 2-2 at home against Brighton last Saturday, and the trip to West Ham gave Jurgen Klopp's side the chance to quickly restart their title challenge. They went into the game after a long unbeaten league run and record away record after scoring at least three goals in each of their five away Premier League games prior to their trip to West Ham. This was an odd game in that they could easily have held that record as they scored two goals of real quality, while Mane should have scored a third in the final seconds with a header that narrowly missed. While there were question marks as to how much Alisson was handicapped for the opener, the Brazilian goalkeeper should have done better with West Ham's runner-up, but he let Fornals' shot sneak past him. This led to a time when West Ham broke their lines several times as Liverpool struggled with the hosts' superb counterattacks. It was a disappointing result for the Reds, but they will at least accept that they have been beaten for the top 4 by real rivals. David Moyes has done wonders since returning to West Ham two years ago, turning them from relegation contenders to a team that now has the ambition to play Champions League football. But this was arguably one of the most striking results of the former Manchester United boss's tenure. Liverpool have proven to be a bogey team for West Ham in recent years, winning eight and two draws ahead of Sunday's game, but rarely did the Reds look like they would extend that undefeated streak in that game. For Moyes' team there are now four league wins in a row and with the Hammers in the Carabao Cup quarter-finals and in the knockout phase of the Europa League, fans can rightly dream of more magical moments this season. * Our coverage of your Premier League club is bigger and better than ever - everything you need to know is here to make sure you don't miss a moment


Beaten after 7 months, Liverpool are stunned by up-and-coming West Ham

LONDON (AP) - The sound of West Ham fans singing "I'm forever blowing bubbles" ... (Author: Gardener)

West HamWest Ham's Pablo Fornals celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Liverpool at the London Stadium in London, England, Sunday November 7, 2021. West Ham's Kurt Zouma, second from right, scores his team's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Liverpool at the London Stadium in London, England, Sunday November 7, 2021. West Hams Ben Johnson, left , and Liverpool's Fabinho vie for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Liverpool at the London Stadium in London, England, Sunday 7th November 2021. Arsenal's Emile Smith Rowe celebrates the goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium, London, Sunday 7th November 2021. Tottenham's Harry Kane, center, duels for the ball with Everton's Demarai Gray, left, and Everton's Lucas Digne during the English Premier League soccer match between E Verton and Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England, Sunday November 7th, 2021. Tottenhams head coach Antonio Conte, right, gives Tottenhams Ben Davies w uring the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park in. Instructions Liverpool, England, Sunday 7th November 2021. Harvey Barnes of Leicester City celebrates his goal during the English Premier League football match between Leeds and Leicester Citt in Elland Road, Leeds, England, Sunday 7th November 2021. LONDON (AP ) - The sound of West Ham fans singing "I'm forever blowing bubbles" could still be heard in the bars of the London Stadium an hour after they beat Liverpool. Liverpool had not only been prevented from unbeaten a 26th club record game. Jürgen Klopp's team was also ousted from third place in the Premier League on Sunday with a 3-2 win by West Ham. There hasn't been much to celebrate in West Ham, especially in the five years since it moved into the center of the 2012 Olympics. "This season reminds me of the Boleyn Ground," said West Ham striker Mikhail Antonio of the old stadium . The atmosphere inside, everything West Ham-related, is incredible. "West Ham, whose highest top division result was third in 1986, looks like two years after Moyes took over the lead of a team one point above the relegation zone , like a title contender. Building on a sixth place last season - two points behind the Champions League places - West Ham has now opened a high-profile season by winning seven out of eleven games for the second time Liverpool goalkeeper fluttered in the air so Pablo Fornals could slip the corner in the fourth minute, and after Trent Alexander-Arnold equalized at the end of the first half, Jarrod Bowen ran into the Liverpool defense before hitting the ball Fornals, whose shot helped into the net from Alisson's weak contact with the ball, Bowen also assisted in the 74th minute when Kurt Zouma took a corner through Alissons hands raised. Despite Divock Origi pulling back and scoring a goal on the corner, Liverpool couldn't find another goal to avoid a first loss in a competition since Real Madrid were eliminated from the Champions League in April last season. It's even further back - to February - since the 2020 champions lost in the Premier League. There are now only three points between West Ham and leaders Chelsea, while defending champions Manchester City are only in second place before the two-week international break due to the goal difference. Moyes recalls the leadership qualities that brought him the job of replacing Alex Ferguson at Manchester United, where he stayed for less than a year before being fired in 2014. Now West Ham are six points higher than United, who are struggling under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. "I want us to challenge the top four teams, whoever that is," said Moyes. "I want us to be competitive. Arsenal moved up to fifth after Emile Smith Rowe beat Watford 1-0 and were 10th unbeaten games in all competitions after opening the Premier League with three losses Watford finished with 10 men after Juraj Kucka received the second yellow card for hitting Nuno Tavares in 89th position as Claudio Ranieri's side remained two points and one place from the relegation zone, and a new coach has Tottenham's attacking difficulty Antonio Conte saw Tottenham fail to score a shot on goal in another lackluster day for Harry Kane in the 0-0 draw with Everton, now 3 hours and 47 minutes have passed the league - until the unfortunate reign of Nuno Espirito Santo - since the north London club hit the target, Everton is 11th and Tottenham is two places better off, a curling fi Harvey Barnes' nish secured Leicester a 1-1 Leed s, canceling Raphinha's free kick. Midtable Leicester has 15 points, four more than Leeds.


Klopp frustrated when Liverpool lose to inspired West Ham

A first division loss is not a disaster for Liverpool, especially against David Moyes' formidable side, but the Anfield club could welcome a break. (Author: Gardener)

LONDON - Liverpool's 3-2 defeat at West Ham came as a surprise as they were the last undefeated team in the Premier League but there was a moment midway through the second half when coach Jurgen Klopp knew it was coming. After the game tied at a 1-1, the game stalled near his technical area just after an hour and the Liverpool manager's excitement was palpable with a team that looked ragged and lost shape as they tried to have dominated the problem of forcing possession. The manager circled his hands in the air, desperately urging his players to get back to playing in a more controlled manner. He set up substitute Thiago Alcantara to do just that, but before the Spanish midfielder could come on, West Ham took the lead back. Sadio Mane lost possession and Liverpool was exposed. Jarrod Bowen stormed forward, adjusting his pass perfectly, leaving Pablo Fornals free for a low shot that Alisson should have saved. These are exhilarating days for David Moyes and West Ham. In the euphoria that followed, Liverpool lost composure and Kurt Zouma added a third with a header on the far post after Bowen's corner. Although they drop to fourth place with the result - overtaken by their opponents on Sunday - the allegations for Liverpool shouldn't be too brutal. After all, they had not lost 25 games in all competitions and are only four points behind leaders Chelsea and one behind Manchester City. But the Hammers were supposed to be the side to cope with the extra demands of European football, rather than a Liverpool side who suffered the aftermath of a busy week that ended with a 2-2 draw with Brighton before a decisive 2-0 -Champion started league victory against Atletico Madrid. "We should have controlled the game in the second half and for whatever reasons it looked a bit to me as if we had lost patience," said Klopp. "We didn't have enough clear chances so we wanted to change the wrong things. We had to make it higher on the pitch because then you would be better protected, but we were in situations where we lost the balls." Perhaps that second-half slump suggests the injuries are gradually catching up with the Anfield club. This was Fabinho's second start in five days after missing the last five games with a knee problem. Thiago only returned after six weeks with a calf injury to replace Atletico and was inevitably rusty. Hence, Liverpool's decision not to replace Georginio Wijnaldum, who left as a free agent after last season, is particularly relevant on days like these. And yet what came before and after West Ham's quick one-two punch that proved the crucial passage of the game threatened to lead to a different outcome. West Ham took the lead in the fourth minute when Angelo Ogbonna's foul against Alisson from Fornals' corner survived a long VAR check, first for a foul and then for a handball. Under pressure from Ogbonna, Liverpool's goalkeeper was given the finishing touches as he fell backwards and steered the ball over the far post into his own net. "It's a clear foul on Alisson," said Klopp. You always have to say the umpire (Craig Pawson) may see it in the game, but when you see the dynamics of the whole situation, when they are all drowned out by how close they are. "They are inside each other, how can that not be a foul without squeezing Alisson's arm? But the referee made it easy for himself and was like, 'Come on, let's see what the VAR says.' VAR [Stuart Attwell] took one look at it and said 'not clear and obvious' and gives the goal which is really weird. " Liverpool's reaction was impressive. After Aaron Cresswell survived another VAR check for a high tackle against Jordan Henderson - described by Klopp as a "reckless challenge" worthy of a "clear red card" - the guests began to monopolize possession, but without goalkeeper Lukasz first To test Fabianski. That changed four minutes before the break. Mohamed Salah went down relatively easily after a foul by Cresswell, and Alexander-Arnold took a spot-on free kick after a right shift and a ball contact from Salah, which rolled into the left post and Fabianski rooted on the point. And after Fornals and Zouma turned the game in West Ham's favor, Liverpool bounced back. Alexander-Arnold's persistence resulted in a loose ball which, after a great spin, brought substitute Divock Origi home with a volley. It was Alexander-Arnold's 46th goal participation in the Premier League (nine goals, 37 assists), surpassing John Arne Riise as the most Liverpool defender. Two more great deliveries gave Liverpool a chance at a point, but Mane headed from six meters, then Origi could only head tame on Fabianski. He remains in talks to buy a stake in West Ham - the price may have risen slightly after that outcome - while Klopp focused his frustration on Pawson. With the international break, Liverpool leaders have plenty of time to calm down.


Premier League - reaction!

Emile Smith Rowe's goal in the second half decided the game in Arsenal's favor as they unbeaten 10 games (Author: Gardener)

Christian Purslow, Aston Villa CEO, said: “When Dean joined us in October 2018, our team was really struggling in the championship. He immediately changed the atmosphere and performances, and achieved the ultimate achievement of getting Villa back to the Premier League within the same season - a rare accomplishment. “However, after a good start to last season, we did not see the continuous improvement in results, performance and league position that we were all looking for this year. “The board of directors would like to sincerely thank Dean for his many outstanding achievements on and off the field during this time. Everyone knows how much Aston Villa means to Dean and his family. He has represented the club with distinction and dignity - universally loved and respected by everyone involved with Aston Villa - our staff, players and fans alike.


Small double when Arsenal beat Hammers

Kim Little scores twice against West Ham while Arsenal restore their three-point lead at the top of the table. (Author: Gardener)

Kim LittleLast updated on. From Women's Football category Kim Little scored two goals against West Ham as Arsenal got off to a perfect start to the Women's Super League season and restored a three-point lead at the top. Little found the bottom corner for the opener before rolling her career record from WSL goals to 50 with an excellent finish in the second half. A Grace Fisk own goal rounded off a difficult day for the Hammers.