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Liverpool are no longer superhuman

Peter Crouch has admitted that Liverpool are no longer superhuman and that they've become over-reliant on Mohammed Salch for those needed moments of inspiration during a game. The Egypt international was key in their last two victories against Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham but was locked out against Brighton and Hove Albion at Anfield on Wednesday. It was thought that the Reds had gotten their mojo back after those two games only for Brighton to make a mockery of their invincibility status at Anfield. This was the second Premier League loss at Anfield this season as Burnley won there with the same scoreline some weeks back. The Reds have been far from superhuman in recent times, having also dropped points against the likes of West Brom, Newcastle, and Southampton. “They were s...
Peter Crouch likely to be offered new contract at Stoke

Peter Crouch likely to be offered new contract at Stoke

  Stoke City boss Mark Hughes is preparing to offer Peter Crouch a new contract whilst expressing confidence that the former England international is not close to retirement. Peter Crouch is the Potters' top scorer this season with 4 goals to his name despite being used from the substitutes bench. READ: Leon Goretzka met with Barcelona officials during the international break His appearance in the Brighton game on Monday enabled him to set a Premier League record for substitute appearances with 143, and he has not shown any sign of calling it quits on his club career anytime soon. He is reported to be interested in playing competitive football till he is 40, and Mark Hughes is glad to extend him a hand with a new contract to elongate his contract with the Potters. "I...