Work begins today on the expansion of the Main Stand at Anfield Stadium

Carillion signs £75m contract for Liverpool Football Club's main stand expansion

Extension, which will add around 8,500 seats to Anfield stadium, is due for completion in the third quarter of 2016

Sunderland's Fabio Borini

Borini's agent says his player wants to stay at Liverpool rather than join Sunderland

Fabio Borini’s proposed £14m move to Sunderland is anything but clear-cut, the Italian’s agent claiming the striker wants to stay at Liverpool

Fabio Borini of Sunderland

Sunderland ready to sell Danny Graham and Nacho Scocco to finance a move for Fabio Borini

Gus Poyet wants to bring Fabio Borini back to Wearside - and is prepared to offload Danny Graham and Nacho Scocco to raise the necessary funds

Fabio Borini is part of Liverpool's plans for next season

Sunderland's hopes of re-signing Fabio Borini have been dealt a blow by Brendan Rogers' insistence that the forward has a part to play at Liverpool

Daniel Agger of Liverpool shoots past Tim Krul of Newcastle United

Liverpool 2 Newcastle United 1: Mark Douglas' match analysis

Alan Pardew will beg for his job, but that is just the first battle he will have to win after his side slumped to defeat at Anfield

Lee Cattermole of Sunderland competes with Jordan Henderson of Liverpool

Fightback just not enough to save Sunderland from title-chasers

Late heroics by Sunderland were not enough to save the Black Cats from defeat at the hands of Liverpool

Sunderland players concede a goal against Liverpool at Anfield

Liverpool 2 Sunderland 1: Stuart Rayner's match analysis

There are not many things Sunderland can claim to have cracked this season, but glorious failure is one of them

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet

Liverpool v Sunderland preview: Poyet calls for something to change SAFC mood

The nightmare of relegation looms large for Gus Poyet, especially as Sunderland tonight take on Liverpool

Connor Wickham of Sunderland

Connor Wickham recall highlights Poyet's doubts over Jozy Altidore and Ignacio Scocco

His decision to recall Connor Wickham in time to face Liverpool tomorrow underlines Gustavo Poyet's misgivings about Jozy Altidore and Ignacio Scocco

Liam Bridcutt of Sunderland

Norwich humbling won't harm us at Anfield, says Liam Bridcutt

Liam Bridcutt thinks Sunderland's performance at Norwich City was their worst since he joined, but he does not expect a midweek hangover at Liverpool

Lee Cattermole of Sunderland in action

Lee Cattermole pushes for place against Liverpool

Lee Cattermole has staked his claim to play at Anfield on Wednesday night after being one half of a substitution Gustavo Poyet never expected to make

Newcastle players during the game with Liverpool

Newcastle United 2 Liverpool 2: Steve Brown's big match verdict

For Alan Pardew yesterday, netball may have been back on the agenda. What is more, it kept him off 'Goals on Sunday' too

Newcastle United Manager Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew demands a response to one of his worst days

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has called on his team to make amends for theif 6-0 defeat to Liverpool

Mark Douglas: Suarez’s debt to Reds is... nothing

The recent saga surrounding Liverpool's Luis Suarez has posed the question of loyalty in football these days

Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet

Simon Mignolet Liverpool transfer funds will be reinvested

Simon Mignolet has completed his £11million transfer to Liverpool in a move that Paolo Di Canio hopes will recapture their recruitment momentum this week

Simon Mignolet on brink of Anfield move

Simon Mignolet could become a Liverpool player as early as Monday after Sunderland finally agreed a fee for the Belgium goalkeeper

Sunderland goalkeeper Keiren Westwood

Keiren Westwood set to be given his chance at Sunderland

SUNDERLAND are set to give Keiren Westwood an opportunity to prove his Premier League credentials next season with Simon Mignolet poised to become a Liverpool player before the end of the week.

Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet

Sunderland open contract talks with Simon Mignolet

SUNDERLAND have opened contract talks with star man Simon Mignolet ahead of a summer in which Arsenal and Liverpool are expected to be in the hunt for new goalkeepers, writes MARK DOUGLAS.

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew unsure of his future with Newcastle United

UNDER-FIRE Alan Pardew admits his future is ‘out of his hands’ after furious Newcastle United fans vented their feelings in the wake of the Magpies’ 6-0 home humbling at the hands of Liverpool.

Newcastle United's Shola Ameobi

Shola Ameobi: It does not get any worse than this

SHOLA AMEOBI admits Newcastle United’s season has hit a new low after their 6-0 humiliation by Liverpool – eclipsing even their Tyne- Wear derby despair.


David Whetstone
Culture Editor
Graeme Whitfield
Business Editor
Mark Douglas
Newcastle United Editor
Stuart Rayner
Sports Writer