Neil Atkinson

Neil Atkinson hosts The Anfield Wrap which mostly involves running around Liverpool City Centre being late for things and then running his mouth off. He has also written and produced a feature film.

 

Liverpool 1 Real Madrid 3: Match Review

Liverpool 1 Real Madrid 3: Match Review

RIGHT now I am taking it badly. All things pass. This will too. But Liverpool have managed to find a way to make this defeat hurt when it never should have. They found a way to be less than their full selves. There is an argument that they managed this due to Mo Salah...
Liverpool 4 Brighton & Hove Albion 0: Match Review

Liverpool 4 Brighton & Hove Albion 0: Match Review

WHAT a day in May, what a sight to behold, what a team in Red, with a goalkeeper in yellow, being vastly superior all over the pitch. Everything beautiful. The sun shone on Anfield today and Anfield shone right back at it. The football was effervescent from Liverpool;...
Chelsea 1 Liverpool 0: Match Review

Chelsea 1 Liverpool 0: Match Review

ARSENE Wenger retiring. Alex Ferguson deeply unwell. That sort of Sunday. A Sunday that makes you think about these men in our game. It would be mad to not wish them both all the best, but dwell on the differences for a second. Both are tremendous football minds, both...
AS Roma 4 (6) Liverpool 2 (7): Match Review

AS Roma 4 (6) Liverpool 2 (7): Match Review

THERE are two pieces to be written. There is one which starts like this: A Liverpool player hits the deck with relief on the final whistle. We know how he feels. I hate this: we never do anything the easy way. I hate that because we don’t do easy things. If you...
Liverpool 0 Stoke City 0: Match Review

Liverpool 0 Stoke City 0: Match Review

I’VE never known a season with so much quality attacking football. I’ve never known a season where Liverpool are awarded so few penalties, especially at home. I’m prepared to allow for a tactical idea — that sides tend to stand off...