Daniel Sturridge has suggested there are far crazier 24-year-olds than Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli.
Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler has implied talk of inconsistency at the club is inaccurate.
Former Liverpool striker John Aldridge is more than content with Simon Mignolet between the posts at Anfield, but doesn't think Brendan Rodgers shares the same opinion.
A long-awaited goal in Liverpool's 2-1 Capital One Cup win over Swansea City helped lift some of the weight off Mario Balotelli's shoulders.
Goals from Mario Balotelli and Dejan Lovren saw Liverpool stage a dramatic late comeback to beat Swansea 2-1 at Anfield and progress to the Capital One Cup's last eight.
Swansea City midfielder respectful of former club Liverpool.
Mario Balotelli scored a crucial goal as Liverpool beat Swansea City.
Legendary Liverpool centre back Jamie Carragher has commented on why the manner of the club's triumph over Swansea City is important.
Here are the sides as Liverpool host Swansea City in the League Cup this evening.
Liverpool assistant manager Colin Pascoe has hinted that Mario Balotelli is working hard to change perceptions of himself.
The Reds have been linked with a big-money move for the West Brom striker.
An improved performance from the Reds still saw them fail to score against Hull, as Brendan Rodgers' side settled for a point at Anfield.
The Reds icon has questioned why his former side bought the Italian but thinks they will also struggle to offload him.