# John Aldridge

Last year
# scrutiny
'It just dumbfounds me at times' - Aldridge on Alexander-Arnold criticism
With Liverpool struggling in ninth position this season, pressure on the 24-year-old has grown more intense.
# gone but not forgotten
'I still dream of him' - John Aldridge's abiding love for Jack Charlton
The former Liverpool star has called for a statue of the Englishman to be erected at the Aviva Stadium.
All time
# Flashback
Aldo's emotional Anfield exit: from battering Barca to bossing Birkenhead
Thirty years on from battling with Emilio Butragueno at the top of the La Liga scoring charts to joining Tranmere Rovers in the old English Second Division, how John Aldridge’s heartbreaking Liverpool departure led to a new chapter in his life.
# just called to say hello
'One Niall Quinn please!' The website offering Irish sport star shout-outs
Inspired by the limitations of the lockdown, the initiative has proved popular since launching just over eight weeks ago.
# ynwa
'I went up to see Seán before the game and it absolutely broke my heart'
Liverpool and Ireland legends paid tribute to the injured fan at the Aviva Stadium last night.
# ab fab
Aldridge urges Klopp to start 'Liverpool's best midfielder' Fabinho
The versatile Brazilian made an impact after coming off the bench in Sunday’s win against Tottenham.
# Claim
'We need four quality players, players worth £50m each'
John Aldridge has urged Liverpool to invest heavily over the summer.
# Lovely Hurling
Three of Liverpool's former Irish stars given hurling masterclass at Croke Park
John Aldridge, Jason McAteer and Phil Babb were put through their paces by Noel Connors.
# Remember when
'Jack tells the press that Fifa are playing with our lives. He warns that someone could die'
In an extract from his recently released book, Jason McAteer looks back on the highs and lows of the 1994 World Cup.
# Going nowhere
'Even if Sturridge wants to leave, Liverpool won't sell'
John Aldridge understands that the England international may be getting frustrated, but believes Jurgen Klopp will keep him until at least next summer.
# Luis Suarez
John Aldridge on Liverpool: 'This is more of a team. It’s not about one player'
The former Reds striker says Luis Suarez carried their Premier League title challenge under Brendan Rodgers.
# experience
'Robbie is in the same sort of situation as I was at USA 94. He knows the score'
Former Ireland international John Aldridge has been talking about the role the country’s record goalscorer can play at Euro 2016.
# Emotional
Jason McAteer on Hillsborough: 'We've had conversations and John Aldridge's been in tears'
Liverpool take on Sevilla in the Europa League final tonight, with the emotion from the recent verdict still raw.
# Scenes
Liverpool fan names his son Dejan after unbelievable comeback, Aldo completely loses it
The Reds supporter missed last night’s Europa League win due to the birth of his child, who will be called after the match-winner.
# The Born Identity
'We never once felt English' - Aldridge, Hughton, McCarthy, and McAteer discuss their Irishness
A host of ex-Ireland internationals have been asked about their upbringings.
# Aldo v Aldo
8 reasons why the real Aldo is better than that UFC lad
Conor McGregor’s opponent hasn’t got a patch on the ex-Ireland and Liverpool striker John Aldridge.
# Aldo
Hero's welcome for John Aldridge on his return to Real Sociedad
The Basque club, these days managed by David Moyes, won 1-0 in front of their former player.
# Impressive
John Aldridge names his best XI & Keane, McGrath and Brady are all in there
Former Liverpool and Republic of Ireland players make up the impressive-looking side.
# green and red
Redknapp, Aldridge and the Women's RWC - 'Mayo For Sam' signs are back
They’re into the last four and Mayo people are starting to dream again.
# History Repeating
Can Liverpool beat Palace 9-0, on their way to winning the league... again?
25 years ago, Kenny Dalglish’s Reds put the newly promoted side to the sword at Anfield.
# Different Class
8 under-the-radar sporting events to look forward to this summer
Forget the Lions, Wimbledon and the Tour de France, here are some events that you may not know about.
# Movember
Movember: 30 of the best sporting moustaches
With the cancer awareness month kicking off today, we’ve highlighted some of sports most fascinating facial hair.
Quinner, Aldo and Dunphy on tin whistle: The latest Ireland Euro 2012 song
There’s a few other cameos too…
# Countdown
26 Days to Euro 2012: How did John Aldridge miss this?
Most of us can remember that Paul McGrath hit the post with a header but can you recall Aldo’s fresh air follow-up?
# Pride
Gerrard: 'I’m the captain of my local team and every day I’m blessed'
The Liverpool captain also recalled the difficult circumstances surrounding his appointment to the role in a Late Late Show interview.
# Critical
'Liverpool are in crisis. They're becoming a laughing stock' - John Aldridge
The retired Ireland international says the club’s form in recent months has been ‘shambolic’.
# Under Pressure
The good, the bad and the Macedonia: 5 more Irish qualification deciders
Join us on a trip down memory lane as we look back at the final days of some of Ireland’s previous campaigns.
# Hackgate
'My phone was hacked' - Aldridge
Ex-Liverpool and Ireland player expresses his shock following revelations after a surprise call from the Metropolitan Police investigating News of the World practices.
# Different Class
Five things we learned this weekend
Gurning drunks, mangled classic-rock and through-the-legs nonsense from the French. There’s much to take in this Monday.
# Cold Spurs
John Aldridge urges Robbie Keane to get out of Tottenham
Match-fitness the priority warns former Liverpool striker.