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Can Charlie Adam succeed at Liverpool?

Updated: July 8, 2011, 3:14 PM ET
By Michael Cox | Special to ESPN.com

Liverpool's new midfielder Charlie Adam may have been playing beside the seaside at Blackpool last season, but he was the ultimate big fish in a small pond. Ian Holloway was frank about Adam's impact upon his side. "If he plays well, we play well," Blackpool's manager said.

Holloway put that belief into practice by basing his entire side around the Scottish midfielder. Adam was fielded alongside two players, generally Keith Southern and David Vaughan, who did lots of running ...

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