Sebastián Coates http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28404/all en Soccer-Liverpool's Rodgers issues stark warning to youngsters http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/soccer-liverpools-rodgers-issues-stark-warning-youngsters <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Liverpool's "soft" young players must work harder or they risk ending up playing in the same league as Oldham Athletic, who knocked them out of the FA Cup, manager Brendan Rodgers has warned.</p> <p>The seven-times cup winners were roughed up by the third- tier side in a 3-2 defeat on Sunday that prompted the Liverpool manager to question whether some of his young charges had the desire to succeed at the top.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/soccer-liverpools-rodgers-issues-stark-warning-youngsters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Martin Škrtel Sebastián Coates Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:30:37 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740952 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Liverpool's Coates set for knee surgery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130820/football-liverpools-coates-set-knee-surgery <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Liverpool centre back Sebastian Coates will undergo surgery on the right knee which he injured while playing for Uruguay in last week's friendly against Japan, his national team announced on Tuesday.</p> <p>The 22-year-old joined Liverpool two seasons ago but has only been used sparingly, with Daniel Agger and Kolo Toure deployed in central defence for Liverpool's opening Premier League win against Stoke at the weekend.</p> <p>Coates, born in Montevideo of a Scottish father and Uruguayan mother, joined Liverpool in August 2011 after Uruguay won the Copa America.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130820/football-liverpools-coates-set-knee-surgery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Uruguay Sebastián Coates AFP Tue, 20 Aug 2013 19:46:28 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5913980 at http://www.globalpost.com