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Liverpool-born Ryan Taylor - former Newcastle man now at Colne

From Premier League to eighth tier: Life at Colne with Ryan Taylor

EXCLUSIVE As the players of City of Liverpool FC and Colne made their way back to the dressing rooms, they walk across a narrow grass walkway. The tight platform leads them directly from the pitch to the changing rooms, and has fans from both clubs leaning over the rails - literally touching distance of the players.
St Helens by Chris Stoddart

Who can stop St Helens after clinching three consecutive titles?

Last Saturday St Helens became only the second club in the Super League era to win three Grand Finals in a row. Two tries from Kevin Naiqama and a Lachlan Coote penalty were enough to see off League Leaders’ Catalans Dragons.
James Anderson Creative Commons

Why the Ashes could be James Anderson’s toughest test yet

Typically, when a 39-year-old cricketer is picked for a tour of Australia people take notice. However, in the case of Lancashire's James Anderson, it is merely the norm.

FIVE football games to watch on Merseyside during international break

Top-flight football is on pause for the next week, with the international break rolling around once again. The fortnight between fixtures is usually a big grievance for fans but this weekend, there's plenty of football to watch on Merseyside!
Townsend at Newcastle - pic by Ben Sutherland under creative commons

The resurgence of Everton star Andros Townsend

Everton signed a number of players on a free transfer this summer - but none have had the impact Andros Townsend has. And since his arrival, the former Crystal Palace star is fast becoming a hero, to the surprise of many.
Former Everton starlet Luke Garbutt playing for England under-19s in 2012.

Former Everton starlets reveal where it went wrong for them at Goodison Park

Ex-Everton prospects Apostolos Vellios, Luke Garbutt and Magaye Gueye have told their stories of where it went wrong for them at Everton, with Vellios revealing his ‘biggest mistake’...  Tom Clarke reports
Photo Credit: Mark Robinson/Matchroom Boxing

Who are Liverpool’s next generation of boxers?

With the current crop of boxers in Liverpool in and around 30 years old, who are the next generation coming through in the Liverpool scene? Merseysportlive's George Priestman takes a closer look

North West football fans most dissatisfied with VAR

Football fans in the North West are the unhappiest with VAR technology, according to a poll conducted by YouGov. Fans from Premier League clubs across the UK, including Liverpool and Everton, were asked how they felt about the technology.

Everton’s best performers in the 2020/21 season – what the stats say

With the season moving into its final stages, Everton find themselves locked firmly in a battle for European football. Under manager Carlo Ancelotti, the Toffees have, at times, shown incredible resolve and high levels of performance which saw them top the table in the early weeks of the season.

Women’s basketball is growing at Liverpool club

“There is no reason why a girl can’t play basketball to the same level a boy can” Phil Cain - of Liverpool Basketball Club - is leading the promotion of girls and women's basketball across the city.