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Liverpool Balls: Brendan Rodgers Says Suarez And Sturridge Are 4 Times Better Than Balotelli And Sterling

by | 3rd, November 2014

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LIVERPOOL Balls: Brendan Rodgers loves to talk. He’s always so heartflet and earnest. Last season, when on course of the Premier League title and three goals up at Crystal Palace, Liverpool self-combusted.

Rodgers said it was down to Liverpool playing “Roy of The Rovers football”. Melchester Rovers’ centre backs Lofty Peak and Duncan McKay would never have squanderd a three goal lead. And the lads from Mel Park were all about circumstance-defying comebacks.

And as for flair, it was as a manager that Roy told his team (via The Blizzard ):

Here’s his tutorial as caretaker boss to the England squad ahead of a World Cup warm-up match against Holland in 1978: “I don’t think there’s any point in trying to match the continentals for skills. I think we’ve got to believe in ourselves and rely on the things we’re best at: fitness, speed, and POWER IN THE AIR!!!” The cartoonist’s use of bold type illustrated how central these tenets were to Racey’s credo; Gusztav Sebes our hero was not. England still won 5-1, though, and English football stumbled into the 1980s, a jurassic arena in which Harfords and Fashanus roamed the earth freely, creating wanton havoc.

Brendan Rodgers has a new theory. He explains why Liverpool are struggling this season. You can look to Mario Balotelli and Raheem Sterling:

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