Is Reina still World Class?

September 6, 2012
One member of the Liverpool side who has come in for little criticism or examination of his position until recently is goalkeeper Pepe Reina. The Spanish goalkeeper has been a stalwart between the Reds' posts, and it has been frequently asserted that he is the best current goalkeeper in the Premier League. However a couple of early season errors against Arsenal and Hearts have led to calls from some quarters for Brendan Rodgers to wield the axe, and at least take Reina out of the firing line for a while. Suggestions that Reina should be dropped seem to something of an over-reaction.... Read more...