The Independent's Miguel Delaney made some valid points about the state of football in his recent article, but Liverpool supporters can be forgiven if they once again roll their eyes and wonder if they'll ever be allowed to enjoy the season of their lives.
Not like it used to be, no. And the sooner certain sections of the media accept that, the better for everyone.
VAR reminded us on Sunday exactly why we need it.
Liverpool's 2019 has truly been a special year.
And it's playing just for Manchester City.
Bill Shankly once said: “This city has two great teams — Liverpool and Liverpool reserves”. On Wednesday, he was proved right.
Sometimes the Red Star becomes the Green Star for a day (a natural consequence of where I was born). The first one looks at how history repeated itself for the Irish team against Denmark.
Guardiola fires a few verbal shots: Klopp will let his players return fire.
A consideration of Mohamed Salah, and the English football media's wonky moral compass (updated with Aston Villa 1-2 Liverpool postscript).
Sunday's events at the Emirates say more about Arsenal supporters than they do about Granit Xhaka.