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Juergen Klopp Can't Wait for Liverpool's 'Proper Football' Showdown With Barcelona

On the night Manchester City's quadruple bid died, the dream of a Champions League and Premier League double remains alive for Liverpool and their supporters, whose spirits were not dampened by the dreary weather by the banks of the River Douro.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Liverpool beats Porto again, returns to Champions League semifinals

Liverpool, which lost in the final last season, will now face Barcelona, which eliminated Manchester United 4-0 on aggregate on Tuesday. Tottenham advanced on away goals despite a 4-3 loss at Manchester City in the other quarterfinal on Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Champions League: Liverpool down Porto 6-1 to set-up semi-final showdown against Barcelona

Jurgen Klopp admitted he cannot wait to lead Liverpool into a Champions League semi-final against Barcelona after watching his side crush Porto 4-1 in Portugal on Wednesday to complete a 6-1 aggregate victory in their last-eight tie. On a wet night at the ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Liverpool stroll past Porto

Liverpool now march on to a clash with Lionel Messi's Barca, the first meeting of the clubs since a last-16 encounter in 2006/07 that Liverpool won on away goals. The dream of a Champions League and Premier League double remains alive for Liverpool and ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Liverpool show resilience and sense of purpose in putting out Porto

The game was 28 minutes in but it already felt like Next Goal Wins and while it seemed certain Porto would score, it was Liverpool who did. Only they did not. Only they did again. Mohamed Salah provided it, Sadio Mané scored, and the linesman took it away ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Liverpool in confident mood as they prepare for Barcelona's familiar faces of Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho

If Suarez could never anticipated the scale of Liverpool's European renaissance and may have cause to be surprised by the current quality at Anfield, the same could not be said of Coutinho who wrestled with his decision to leave both before and since his ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Just like the old days, double looms into view for Liverpool

They were the sort of momentous weeks that became so commonplace for Liverpool during its heyday in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Back then, when the team was virtually untouchable at home and on the continent, Liverpool would be challenging for ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Premier League and Champions League double looms into view for Liverpool once again

They were the sort of momentous weeks that became so commonplace for Liverpool during their heyday in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Back then, when the team was virtually untouchable at home and on the continent, Liverpool would be challenging for ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Confirmed: Liverpool release New Balance home kit for 2019/20 season and fans love it

Liverpool have released their new home kit for the 2019/20 season. With a design to celebrate 100 years of one of the Reds' and English footballs most successful managers – Bob Paisley OBE – the strip sees the return of pinstripes to the Reds' home shirt.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Clinical Liverpool crush Porto to book Barca showdown

Porto - Liverpool set up a mouthwatering Champions League semi-final against Barcelona on Wednesday after their superstar front three all scored in a 4-1 win away at FC Porto that saw them cruise into the last four 6-1 on aggregate. On a wet night at the ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Messi looms for Liverpool, but Cardiff on Klopp's mind for now

London - Jurgen Klopp might be steeling himself for some sleepless nights as he tries to work out how to stop Lionel Messi, but for now the German can be delighted at seeing his Liverpool side extend their outstanding record in European ties under his ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Champions League: Liverpool v Porto

27 min: Porto were well and truly carved open there. Hats off to Jordan Henderson, who picked out Trent Alexander-Arnold with a wonderful delivery. The Liverpool right-back did well to keep himself onside, before looking up, spotting Firmino unmarked on ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Liverpool vs Porto, Champions League quarter-final, first leg: live score and latest updates

And look what they have found! Liverpool lead by two, and it could be four by now. Trent Alexander-Arnold slips into the box on the right side, looks up to see Roberto Firmino waiting in the middle, and puts it on an absolute plate for the Brazilian to tap home ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Liverpool transfer news: Championship target is 'an absolute beast'

And Liverpool are weighing up a summer bid for 20-year-old Kelly, according to Football Insider . The report says a club source says scouts have been hugely impressed by Kelly, who has been a mainstay of Bristol City's Championship campaign.
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Liverpool star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain edges closer to comeback from injury

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is getting closer to playing his first game for Liverpool this season after taking part in a friendly on Monday. After hobbling off with a tight hamstring on his comeback last month, Oxlade-Chamberlain played 60 minutes in a behind ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

The hidden reason behind Liverpool's defensive transformation under Jurgen Klopp

Joel Matip has pinpointed the impact of Liverpool's celebrated forward line as a prime reason behind the defensive transformation this season. No team has conceded fewer goals in the Premier League than the Reds, with their tally of shipping only 20 goals ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

LFC Legends to face Borussia Dortmund in Hong Kong

“From playing against Liverpool FC Legends during the last summer at our own stadium in Dortmund, we remember their competitive spirit very well. Undoubtedly, it will be a fierce battle on the pitch, but I'm sure our faces will be full of smiles during and after ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Salah captures his moment as thrill-seeking Liverpool move back in front

Come to watch Liverpool, the game's ultimate thrill-seekers. There won't be a fingernail left on Merseyside if this continues. The Premier League title race is still alive, but once more the Reds had to drag themselves away from the edge of the cliff to keep it that ...
Friday, April 5, 2019

Liverpool v Tottenham fixture dedicated to Kick It Out

“The atmosphere inside Anfield today will no doubt be raucous and passionate, but I'm sure for both supporters of Liverpool and Spurs it will be about supporting their own team and not targeting hate at the opposition,” writes Reds captain Jordan Henderson ...
Sunday, March 31, 2019

Barcelona v Lyon: Champions League last 16, second leg - live!

20 min: This is pretty stodgy from Liverpool, so much so I'm wondering if Klopp is going to whip away a mask to reveal he's actually Gerard Houllier in disguise. Then again Bayern don't look any great shakes. Let's be generous and call this game tactically ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Bayern Munich vs Liverpool, Champions League last 16, second leg: live score and latest updates

Wijnaldum was playing as the six before that injury but has since moved to the right of midfield, with Fabinho going central. The diagnosis for Henderson is that he's rolled his ankle, which really hurts. By the time he was feeling OK Liverpool could be in trouble ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Liverpool Run Riot as Man City Stay in Touch With Narrow Win

Liverpool came into their match after three draws in four league matches but Mane settled their nerves early, heading home a cross from Trent Alexander-Arnold before the pair teamed up again, with the Senegalese forward producing an audacious backheel ...
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Sadio Mane nets brace as Liverpool beat Watford, remain top of table

Liverpool returned to their swaggering best and retained a slender lead in the Premier League with a 5-0 thrashing of Watford on Wednesday that was powered by two goals apiece from Sadio Mane and Virgil van Dijk. "It was exactly the game I wanted," an ...
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Liverpool v Bayern & Lyon v Barca - who can take first-leg advantage?

Manek M: Great game for a neutral to be watching, Liverpool Vs B.Munich, any moment you feel like either side could be a goal up. Gee Em: it seems Bayern know what to do. They are fouling and holding Gini at every break forward. Stopping him playing ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Liverpool vs Bayern Munich, Champions League last-16, first leg: live score ...

I think that's a 4-4-2/4-2-3-1 for Bayern, who obviously want to try and take advantage of the weak Liverpool defence tonight. James will drop behind Lewandowski quite a lot, Kimmich and Alaba will get forward from full-back, Thiago and Martinez are in ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Mohamed Salah and Liverpool sweep aside Bournemouth to reclaim top spot

Liverpool did not fluff their lines a third time. They returned to the top of the league with a slick and stylish victory that showcased the attacking talent they have at their disposal and made a useful dent in the goal-difference advantage Manchester ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool bounced back from their recent dip in emphatic style at home to ...

Consecutive draws against Leicester and West Ham had allowed Manchester City to close the gap, prompting fears of title-race jitters, but more worrying still was that Liverpool had already been out-of-sorts for weeks. The wins over Crystal Palace and ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool defender Andrew Robertson has laughed off suggestions manager Jurgen ...

Klopp was involved in a heated discussion with Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini after the draw at the London Stadium and the FA sought written observations from the Liverpool manager for his comments made about referee Kevin Friend.
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool back to winning ways and back on top

LIVERPOOL - Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool made a statement in not just returning to winning ways with a 3-0 win over Bournemouth on Saturday, but the manner in which they regained a three-point lead over Manchester City at the top of the Premier ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool back on top as Bournemouth suffer eighth successive away defeat

Add to that the re-energising of the whole team, the return from injury of full-back Trent Alexander-Arnold and a first clean sheet in four matches and Liverpool can head off to their warm-weather training break safe in the knowledge everything seems ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool news: Andrew Robertson laughs off talk Jurgen Klopp is feeling the ...

Andrew Robertson has laughed off suggestions Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was feeling the strain after their title-race wobble. Back-to-back 1-1 draws against Leicester and West Ham allowed Manchester City to briefly overtake them at the top of the ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool cruise back to EPL summit as United's surge continues

Liverpool needed to calm their Premier League title jitters after a couple of recent stumbles and they got their wish against an obliging Bournemouth outfit, criusing to a 3-0 victory that moved the Reds back to the top of the table. Goals by Sadio ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool vs Bournemouth: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Liverpool face Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday as they look to get their title bid back on track and, if only temporarily, move back to the top of the table. The Reds dropped points after draws at Leicester and West Ham to allow City to ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Crisis over! Liverpool's Mane of the moment settles title jitters

Liverpool's mini-crisis is over. After two draws – yes, that constitutes a mini-crisis these days – Jurgen Klopp's side are back on track, and back on top of the Premier League. Just as importantly, they looked back to their old selves in dispatching ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Liverpool's shirt sponsors & classic kits in Premier League history & beyond

Liverpool are known for their trademark all-red kits from their shirts all the way to their socks. Liverpool's kits are synonymous with the club itself, and last year experienced the club's highest-selling year in the sale of their replica shirts. With ...
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Klopp points to injuries as lacklustre Liverpool slip-up again

Less than a week after missing the opportunity to go seven points clear of City with a 1-1 draw against Leicester, Liverpool again let a lead slip as Michail Antonio quickly cancelled out Sadio Mane's 22nd minute opener. Victory over Everton on ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Liverpool midfielder named in Champions League squad

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been included in Liverpool's Champions League squad for the knockout stages of the competition. The 25-year-old midfielder has been sidelined for 10 months with a knee ligament injury and is due to return to full training in ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Jurgen Klopp: FA seeks observations from Liverpool manager after comments ...

The FA has sought written observations from Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp after his comments concerning the referee in his side's draw at West Ham on Monday. Klopp admitted James Milner was offside in the build-up to Sadio Mane's goal and felt that ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Naby Keita's struggles against West Ham sum up a Liverpool side found wanting ...

So it was after three minutes at the London Stadium, where any early West Ham trepidation was evaporated by the sight of Felipe Anderson slipping the ball sneeringly through the legs of Liverpool's bamboozled Naby Keita. It was proof that the brilliant ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain not expected back in Liverpool starting XI until April

Liverpool would most likely have to reach the semi-finals once again for the 25-year-old to feature in the competition. Oxlade-Chamberlain has been in light training and ahead of schedule given he was originally ruled out for the entire season. He has ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Liverpool's lack of depth beginning to wreak havoc on Premier League title bid

Injuries. No manager wants to talk about them, but every team suffers from them. What matters most is overcoming the loss of key players, and Liverpool are discovering that reality right now. Great players are crucial for any team with ambitions of ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Liverpool allowing Nathaniel Clyne to leave was massive error, says Tim Sherwood

Liverpool drew 1-1 with West Ham on Monday Night Football which narrowed their lead at the top of the Premier League table to three points after their second successive draw. With Joe Gomez and Trent Alexander-Arnold unavailable to Jurgen Klopp, ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

EPL leaders Liverpool drop more points in West Ham draw

Leaders Liverpool faltered again in the Premier League title race as they were held to a 1-1 draw at West Ham United on Monday. Sadio Mane gave Liverpool a 22nd minute lead but Michail Antonio equalised soon after to earn West Ham a deserved point.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Liverpool Aren't Making This Easy

It was all good just a month ago. In the run-up to Liverpool's marquee match-up against Manchester City on January 4, the focus wasn't on staving off its primary challenger, but rather on how much they could distance themselves from Pep Guardiola's side.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Injuries taking their toll on sloppy Liverpool as Reds let another opportunity ...

Impressive from the Hammers, appalling from Liverpool. A worrying trend. Jurgen Klopp's side conceded just seven goals in their opening 19 league fixtures, but have shipped eight in the last six, keeping just one clean sheet. Injuries are catching up ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

'Manchester United have better squad than Liverpool' - Carragher concerned by ...

Jamie Carragher says he believes Manchester United have a better squad than Liverpool while adding that a lack of depth could harm the Reds' title push. Liverpool were held to a draw against West Ham on Monday, a result that leaves just three points ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Alisson: Liverpool have to win every game to be champions

Liverpool have to "win everything" if they are to finish the season atop the Premier League table, says goalkeeper Alisson. Jurgen Klopp's league leaders were held to a 1-1 draw away to West Ham on Monday, Michail Antonio's goal cancelling out Sadio ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

'Concerned at being top of the league in February?' - Milner laughs off title ...

Amid the fretting and the finger pointing, the fear and the disappointment, it was left to Liverpool's most senior player to put his side's draw at West Ham into context. The Reds were far from impressive at the London Stadium, limping to a second ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Liverpool Held in Title Blow, Chelsea Humiliated

Liverpool wasted a chance to take complete control of the Premier League title race as Leicester earned a 1-1 draw against the leaders, while Chelsea's bid for a top-four finish was rocked by a humiliating 4-0 thrashing at Bournemouth on Wednesday.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Bad weather, worse performance - Liverpool miss golden chance to surge clear ...

Sloppy in the snow, Liverpool's Premier League title charge suffered a dent here. Rarely has a five-point lead at the top of the table felt like such a disappointment. It isn't disappointing, of course, but after Manchester City's slip-up at Newcastle ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

City forced to deny ordering growing out grass before cutting Liverpool lead

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has dismissed claims he ordered the grass to be grown longer at the Etihad Stadium ahead of last week's 2-1 win over Liverpool which reignited the Premier League title race. City cut Liverpool's advantage at the ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Liverpool's Ki-Jana Hoever destined to be a 'top, top player', predicts James ...

James Milner predicted a bright future for Ki-Jana Hoever after his Liverpool debut at Wolves, revealing he has no doubts the teenager will go on to be a 'top, top player'. The 16-year-old was thrown into the action after just five minutes of the Reds ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Milner: Liverpool ready to bounce back after recent blip

Liverpool midfielder James Milner believes the club's recent struggles are just a blip and that the team will soon be back to its best. The Reds have lost two straight matches in two different competitions, starting with a narrow 2-1 defeat to ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Manchester City's Leroy Sané reignites title race with winner against Liverpool

Even a draw would have felt like a grievous setback for the reigning champions and, when Roberto Firmino nodded in Liverpool's equaliser, approaching the midway point of the second half, a lesser side than City could conceivably have wilted under the ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

11.7mm from glory: now Liverpool must brush off narrow defeat

There is a danger now that the measurement comes to haunt Liverpool as surely as Steven Gerrard's “This does not slip” speech after another game against Manchester City; that when the history of this long title drought is written, the measurement 11 ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Liverpool too strong to be undermined by City defeat, says Dejan Lovren

Dejan Lovren has told Manchester City that Liverpool's mentality and form is too strong to be undermined by a first Premier League defeat of the season. Jürgen Klopp's leaders remain calm, the Croatia international said, despite losing their unbeaten ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

EPL: Sergio Aguero, Leroy Sane guide Manchester City snap Liverpool's unbeaten ...

Manchester: Manchester City won a "final" according to manager Pep Guardiola to remain in the title race by inflicting Liverpool's first Premier League defeat of the season with a 2-1 victory at the Etihad on Thursday. City's recent shock back-to-back ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

EPL: Sergio Aguero, Leroy Sane on target as Manchester City snap Liverpool's ...

Manchester: Manchester City won a "final" according to manager Pep Guardiola to remain in the title race by inflicting Liverpool's first Premier League defeat of the season with a 2-1 victory at the Etihad on Thursday. City's recent shock back-to-back ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Man City 2-1 Liverpool: Why first defeat will not knock Liverpool's title ...

Liverpool's defeat by Manchester City was a setback for Jurgen Klopp's side but it is not a result that will knock their confidence or affect the Reds' belief that they can win this title race. Their loss had nothing to do with nerves, or any lack of ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Liverpool will now start to feel the pressure, says Fernandinho

City's tense, dramatic 2-1 victory at the Etihad on Thursday closed the gap at the top to four points in a boost to their hopes of becoming the first to retain the championship for a decade. Fernandinho believes Liverpool are going to discover how ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Title collapse? No reason to panic for unlucky Liverpool despite Man City defeat

Heading into Thursday's top of the table clash with Manchester City, Liverpool seemed well on their way to a first league title since 1989-90. They found themselves six points clear of second-placed Tottenham Hotspur with a game in hand, while reigning ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Fernandinho hopes Liverpool crumble under pressure

Fernandinho hopes the pressure of being leaders will prove too much for Liverpool and enable Manchester City to retain their Premier League title. City handed the Merseysiders their first league defeat of the season on Thursday, goals from Sergio ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Guardiola receives FA warning following Liverpool outburst

Pep Guardiola has received a warning from the Football Association (FA) regarding his conduct in the technical area during Manchester City's 2-1 Premier League win over Liverpool on Thursday night. Goals from Sergio Aguero and Leroy Sane either side of ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Roberto Firmino shows all Liverpool parts are now operating at their peak

When Jürgen Klopp claimed Liverpool had room for improvement before Arsenal's latest ravaging at Anfield it was his forward line, and arguably Firmino in particular, he had in mind. Liverpool's pursuit of that elusive 19th league championship has been ...
Sunday, December 30, 2018

What Pressure? Liverpool Allows Itself to Smile and Its Fans to Believe

LIVERPOOL, England — Jordan Henderson had just sent a shot, wild and high and a little comical, soaring into orbit above Arsenal's crossbar. The ball landed somewhere in the upper rows of the Kop, its arrival greeted with a teasing cheer. Henderson ...
Sunday, December 30, 2018

Liverpool make title statement, Fulham's Aboubakar Kamara earns 'luckiest man ...

Here's the thing about Liverpool: there's still more to come. This is a team who look to be pacing the marathon run that is the Premier League perfectly/ Whereas before they might have sprinted from the off and been sick at the side of the road by the ...
Sunday, December 30, 2018

Premier League stats: Liverpool on brink of history and how 2018 was for your club

Premier League football is over in 2018 but it has been a memorable year for league leaders Liverpool, who are chasing their first title in 28 years. Records were broken, history was made and plenty of goals were scored. But who has had a year to ...
Sunday, December 30, 2018

Man City v Liverpool: 'Jurgen Klopp's side go from hunter to hunted in title race'

There are only two players in the current Liverpool team that have won the Premier League - Daniel Sturridge with Chelsea in 2009-10 and James Milner twice with Manchester City - and experience helps in situations like these, but in Jurgen Klopp they ...
Sunday, December 30, 2018

We must beat Liverpool to stay in title race: Guardiola

Pep Guardiola believes Manchester City must beat Liverpool on Thursday (Friday morning, AEDT) to sustain their English Premier League title bid. City shook off consecutive defeats to coast past Southampton 3-1 at St Mary's on Sunday, with David Silva ...
Sunday, December 30, 2018

Liverpool's raggedness in swatting aside Arsenal may yet give rivals hope

A couple of minutes later, Mohamed Salah was bundled over by Sokratis Papastathopoulos, converting the resultant penalty and Liverpool were 4-1 up. It was one of those days: however sloppy Liverpool were at times, Arsenal were much, much worse.
Saturday, December 29, 2018

Liverpool answering every question as they hammer Arsenal at Anfield... but ...

“You need to think up some new questions,” Jurgen Klopp urged a complimentary but, to his ears, unimaginative media audience. He's right, but Liverpool keep answering all the fresh ones about their title credentials and it was he who taught the ...
Saturday, December 29, 2018

Liverpool vs Newcastle, Premier League: live score and goal updates from Man ...

Liverpool's fans are relaxed the players look like they are enjoying themselves now. Salah goes darting into the box and floats a cross towards Shaqiri at the back post but he can't turn his shot towards goal. Liverpool have had 66 per cent of the ball ...
Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Liverpool team news: Confirmed starting XI for Newcastle clash

Jurgen Klopp opted against resting his key men for the visit of Newcastle as Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino led a strong side at Anfield. Trent Alexander-Arnold returned for Liverpool as they set about maintaining their four-point lead ...
Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Jürgen Klopp praises Liverpool's maturity after victory at Wolves

Jürgen Klopp hailed a “very mature” performance after Liverpool beat Wolves 2-0 to ensure they will spend Christmas Day top of the table but the German warned that it was no time for a party and said that as many as 105 points could be needed to win ...
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Salah helps Liverpool extend Premier League lead with win at Wolves

Liverpool will spend Christmas on top of the Premier League after goals from Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk earned them a 2-0 win at Wolves on Friday, opening up a four-point lead over second-placed Manchester City. City can reduce the gap back to a ...
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk see off Wolves and ensure Liverpool take ...

There will be days when Liverpool simply require Virgil Van Dijk to help defend the leads they build if they are to win a first league title in 28 years, and there will be others, like this one, when they can rely on him to win them the game in their ...
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Liverpool vs. Wolves: Premier League prediction, pick, TV channel, live stream ...

With first place in the Premier League on the line, Liverpool travels to Wolves on Friday for Matchday 18. The Reds are 14-3-0 and area the only undefeated team remaining in the league. While the attack has been great, the key has been in defense. In ...
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Wolves vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Wolves are to host table-toppers Liverpool in the first Premier League match of the weekend on Friday. The Reds come into this game one point clear of Manchester City at the summit of the league table and know that a win against Nuno Espirito Santo's ...
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Peerless Virgil van Dijk leads the way as Liverpool ensure Christmas No.1

Liverpool will be top of the Premier League tree this Christmas after gobbling up another three points at Molineux. The insults of the Wolverhampton Wanderers fans could do little to disrupt Jurgen Klopp's side as they recorded a seventh straight ...
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Shaqiri's Two Goals Lift Liverpool Past Manchester United

LIVERPOOL, England — Xherdan Shaqiri came off the bench and scored two goals from deflected shots to help Liverpool beat Manchester United, 3-1, and lift his team back atop the Premier League on Sunday. Sadio Mané gave Liverpool the lead in the ...
Sunday, December 16, 2018

Liverpool 3-1 Man Utd: No playmaker, no problem for Reds - Stephen Warnock ...

Fabinho could not even get in the Liverpool team until a few weeks ago, but his performance in Sunday's win over Manchester United was a demonstration of his growing influence on Jurgen Klopp's side. I see his role for the Premier League leaders as ...
Sunday, December 16, 2018

Liverpool hero Xherdan Shaqiri: How I plotted Man Utd goals from the bench

Liverpool forward Xherdan Shaqiri has revealed how his initial watching brief inspired a match-winning cameo against Man Utd on Sunday. First-half goals from Sadio Mane and Jesse Lingard saw the sides level going into the final 20 minutes at Anfield ...
Sunday, December 16, 2018

Klopp: I cannot keep every Liverpool player happy

Jurgen Klopp said he cannot keep all of his Liverpool squad happy, but he does not believe that will be a problem for the Premier League leaders. Liverpool moved back to the top of the pile on Sunday, with Xherdan Shaqiri's double securing a 3-1 win ...
Sunday, December 16, 2018

Klopp and Bayern to resume old hostilities as Liverpool get plum Champions ...

Jurgen Klopp will have smiled when Liverpool's Champions League last 16 draw was confirmed, that's for sure. The Reds boss will be given the chance to renew old hostilities in the New Year, with his side heading for a mouth-watering clash with Bayern ...
Sunday, December 16, 2018

Mohamed Salah grabs hat trick as Liverpool go top with win at Bournemouth

Mohamed Salah scored a hat trick as Liverpool eased to a 4-0 win at Bournemouth and returned to the top of the Premier League ahead of Manchester City's trip to Chelsea on Saturday evening. Salah struck once before half-time and twice after it, with a ...
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Bournemouth vs Liverpool team news and starting line-ups: Sadio Mane benched

Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino return as Jurgen Klopp makes five changes for Liverpool's meeting with Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium this afternoon. The forward duo were rested for the midweek trip to Burnley but come back into the starting XI ...
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Liverpool Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Bournemouth

After wins over Everton and Burnley, Liverpool will be hoping to finish a huge week on a high as they travel to the Vitality Stadium to take on Bournemouth. Jurgen Klopp's side can go top of the Premier League with a win in the Saturday lunchtime kick ...
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Klopp Charged Over Wild Celebrations After Liverpool Win

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was charged by the Football Association on Monday after he raced onto the pitch to celebrate his side's late winner against Everton in the Merseyside derby. The German was overjoyed by Divock Origi's 96th-minute goal ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Divock Origi's bizarre late winner for Liverpool breaks Everton hearts

When the decisive moment arrived, almost six minutes into stoppage-time, Jürgen Klopp was on the pitch, David Pleat-esque minus the brown shoes, and the victory run took him all the way to his goalkeeper, Alisson, some 40 yards from Liverpool's dugout.
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Liverpool's Divock Origi: I just try to shine my light and see wherever it goes

Liverpool's derby winner, Divock Origi, has said he never gave up hope of resurrecting his Anfield career despite falling out of favour under Jürgen Klopp. Origi's dramatic 96th-minute header against Everton on Sunday was his first Liverpool goal since ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

'Not cool, but it happened': Klopp apologises for celebration after last-gasp ...

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp apologised to his Everton counterpart Marco Silva after running on to the pitch in wild celebration of Divock Origi's 96th-minute winner in the Merseyside derby at Anfield on Sunday. 'I have to apologise for how I reacted ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Divock Origi grabs late Liverpool winner against Everton after Jordan Pickford ...

Liverpool snatched a dramatic late win against Merseyside rivals thanks to a bizarre 96th minute goal from forgotten man Divock Origi. Both sides had several good chances to score, but it was a self-inflicted error from Jordan Pickford deep in stoppage ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Liverpool celebrate derby win and the goal that keeps the title race alive ...

LIVERPOOL, England -- It's not just the red-shirted masses inside Anfield who should have been toasting Divock Origi following his stoppage time winner for Liverpool against Everton. Some goals mean more than others and carry a greater significance ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Liverpool, Arsenal capture derby spoils as Jordan Pickford, Eric Dier left red ...

Liverpool attacking the Kop end. Trent Alexander-Arnold hoists a hopeful ball into the Everton box and it's headed clear. Virgil van Dijk horribly slices his attempt at a volley, sending the ball looping harmlessly towards Jordan Pickford's goal. But ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Freak Liverpool winner sparks wild scenes at Anfield

LIVERPOOL - Divock Origi's freak injury-time winning goal settled a thrilling Merseyside derby as Liverpool beat Everton 1-0 on Sunday to stay in touch with Premier League leaders Manchester City, although the FA may yet have the final word on a ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool manager charged with misconduct for derby celebration

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has been charged by the Football Association with misconduct for running on to the pitch after his side's 96th-minute winner against Everton at Anfield. Klopp ran on to hug goalkeeper Alisson after Divock Origi's bizarre ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Divock Origi claims bizarre 96th-minute winner for Liverpool to settle ...

Gomes started the move, running to the edge of the Liverpool penalty area before finding Bernard who crossed for Theo Walcott to head the ball back across goal. Gomes met it with a flying header which Alisson parried with the rebound striking the ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Jurgen Klopp charged with misconduct for celebrating last-minute Liverpool ...

The FA issued a short statement on Monday afternoon which read: “Jurgen Klopp has been charged with misconduct relating to his behaviour in the 96th minute of the game between Liverpool and Everton yesterday. “He has until 6pm on 6 December 2018 to ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Trent Alexander-Arnold: Improved defence allowed Liverpool to steal win

Although Divock Origi was the hero for Liverpool, scoring the only goal in the sixth minute of stoppage time, following a mistake by Jordan Pickford, Alexander-Arnold argued they would not have been in a position to win the game this time last year.
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Live blog: Liverpool v Everton

Jurgen Klopp has warned Liverpool that in-form Everton are capable of ending the Reds' 19-year unbeaten record in Merseyside derbies at Anfield. Not since Kevin Campbell fired Everton to a 1-0 win in September 1999 have Everton made a successful trip ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Virgil van Dijk says Liverpool winner was caused by Everton time-wasting ...

Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk believes Everton paid the price for time wasting in conceding a 96th-minute Merseyside derby winner on Sunday. Divock Origi decided the 232nd meeting between the two city rivals as he headed home at the Kop end after ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Liverpool vs Everton: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Liverpool will host crosstown rivals Everton in the 232nd Merseyside derby on Sunday, as the Reds continue their unbeaten run in the Premier League. Jurgen Klopp's side will be looking to brush off the disappointment of the 2-1 loss against Paris ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Keita & Fabinho aren't an upgrade for 'pedestrian' Liverpool - Souness

Reds icon Souness agrees that more is required from the new boys, telling Sky Sports after a dramatic 1-0 derby victory over Everton: "It's very hard to be critical of Liverpool's form in the Premier League, but they're not firing on all cylinders. "I ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Robertson lauds Liverpool's relentlessness after dramatic derby day victory

Everton looked to have done enough to earn a deserved point at Anfield on Sunday, only for a freak goal in the sixth minute of stoppage time to gift Liverpool the victory. Virgil van Dijk tried his luck with 25-yard volley which looped high into the ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Video: Behind the scenes of Liverpool 1-0 Everton

Go behind the scenes of Sunday's unforgettable Merseyside derby victory with the latest edition of 'Inside Anfield'. Liverpool beat Everton 1-0 thanks to Divock Origi's dramatic 96th-minute winner at the Kop end. As usual, LFCTV GO's cameras were ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Klopp sorry after wild celebrations following 'weird' Liverpool winner

Liverpool - Jurgen Klopp apologised for racing onto the pitch amid scenes of ecstasy after Liverpool's freak late winner against Everton at Anfield kept them on the coat-tails of Premier League pacesetters Manchester City. The match looked set for a 0 ...
Sunday, December 2, 2018

Mo Salah strike sparks Liverpool's second-half surge to victory at Watford

Liverpool have not have recaptured the spectacular form of last season but they collected a precious win here thanks to three excellent goals. For most of the game the visitors lacked spark but they illuminated proceedings with a brilliant move in the ...
Saturday, November 24, 2018

Watford 0-3 Liverpool: Mohamed Salah scores as 10-man Reds win at Vicarage Road

Trent Alexander-Arnold scored his first goal of the season for Liverpool with a stunning free-kick. Mohamed Salah set Liverpool on their way to a victory over Watford that kept them within two points of leaders Manchester City at the top of the Premier ...
Saturday, November 24, 2018

Slavisa Jokanovic claims offside call at Liverpool was 'disrespectful' to Fulham

Slavisa Jokanovic accused the referee Paul Tierney of disrespecting Fulham by disallowing an Aleksandar Mitrovic header 14 seconds before Mohamed Salah's “absurd” opening goal for Liverpool during Sunday's game at Anfield. Jürgen Klopp agreed that ...
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Liverpool news: Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane would admit this after Fulham win ...

That is the opinion of Ian Wright. Salah overtook Mane as the Liverpool's top goalscorer across all competitions this season with his well-taken finish in a 2-0 victory against Fulham yesterday. That puts the Egyptian winger on eight for the campaign ...
Sunday, November 11, 2018

I'd rather Liverpool win the Premier League than Chelsea, admits Torres

Fernando Torres has admitted he wants to see Liverpool win the Premier League ahead of his other former club Chelsea. The Spaniard played for Liverpool between 2007 and 2011 before moving to Chelsea where he remained until 2015, and said that he ...
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Liverpool run of defeat continues even after Champions League

It was a faultless response, disarming the question but still capturing the scale of just how poorly Liverpool played. This was worse than the EFL Cup defeat by Chelsea in September, when one heavily-rotated side lost narrowly to another heavily ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Red Star Belgrade

James Milner speaks: “I think all over the field,” he says when asked by BT Sport's Paul Dempsey where the problem areas were for Liverpool in the first half. We didn't start well but when you don't start in the Champions League you get punished. I ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Jürgen Klopp warns Liverpool to improve or face Champions League exit

Liverpool slumped to a damaging 2-0 defeat in Serbia where two Milan Pavkov goals brought Red Star a first win in European football's elite competition since 1992. Klopp claimed Liverpool lost their “mojo” in the intense atmosphere of the Stadion Rajko ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Andy Robertson says Liverpool need to rediscover missing spark

Jürgen Klopp led the inquest into Liverpool's anaemic Champions League defeat at Red Star Belgrade as he sought to rediscover “the spark” that has disappeared from his team in recent weeks. Klopp said Liverpool lost their mojo during the Group C ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Red Star Belgrade shock Liverpool with Milan Pavkov double

Liverpool face an uphill task to qualify for the knockout rounds of the Champions League after suffering a 2-0 defeat away to Red Star Belgrade. Milan Pavkov scored both goals as the Group C's basement club picked up their first win of the competition ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Andy Robertson confident Liverpool can win away to Paris Saint-Germain

Liverpool have three victories in their last nine matches in all competitions - Red Star and Cardiff at home and Huddersfield away - and while not playing well was acceptable when they were winning, it takes on a different complexion after results like ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Below-par Liverpool given Champions League headache as Red Star upset the odds ...

This performance was the antithesis of everything Liverpool have come to represent under this manager. At their best, incisive, attacking football is complemented by that quality Klopp name-checks most before the biggest challenges – courage. There was ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Red Star Belgrade vs Liverpool, Champions League - live score updates

Red Star Belgrade coach Vladan Milojevic has tapped into some considerable national pride as his side aim for the upset they need against Liverpool to stay alive in the Champions League. Having had their fans banned from their last two Group C games ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Milos Degenek's Red Star seal shock 2-0 win over Liverpool

Red Star Belgrade secured their first-ever Champions League group stage win after two goals from towering striker Milan Pavkov helped the Serbian side to a memorable 2-0 home victory over Liverpool in Group C. Tuesday's result left Liverpool on six ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

'Liverpool underestimated us' - Red Star defender takes pop at Jurgen Klopp's side

Red Star Belgrade defender Milos Degenek believes Liverpool were guilty of underestimating his side in their shock 2-0 defeat to the Serbian champions on Tuesday night. The Reds went into the game having beaten Red Star 4-0 at Anfield a fortnight ago ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Robertson confident Liverpool will beat PSG

Liverpool have just three victories in their last nine matches in all competitions - Red Star and Cardiff at home and Huddersfield away - and while not playing well was acceptable when they were winning, it takes on a different complexion after results ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Match report: Liverpool beaten in Belgrade

Still, it was Liverpool who fashioned the clearest chance yet on 17 minutes. Sadio Mane's pace took him into freedom for a measured cross that Andy Robertson nudged on to an unmarked Sturridge near the back post – but the No.15 uncharacteristically ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Liverpool star Joe Gomez opens up on Arsenal's Premier League title chances

They are now unbeaten in 14 games in all competitions and fifth in the Premier League - just four points behind Liverpool. And Gomez, 21, says he saw enough from them to suggest they will be challenging come the end of the season. “Arsenal are ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Liverpool should have put more past Arsenal, says 'disappointed' Milner

James Milner was left frustrated with Liverpool's finishing and felt they should have made more of their frenetic 1-1 draw with Arsenal . Milner, 32, dispatched his 50th Premier League goal just beyond the hour before Alexandre Lacazette's fine finish ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Arsenal fight back for well-earned draw with Liverpool

Alexandre Lacazette struck a late equaliser as Arsenal and Liverpool shared the spoils in an entertaining Premier League clash. Liverpool looked to be going three points clear at the top of the table after James Milner's 50th career Premier League goal ...
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Mohamed Salah hits double as Liverpool coast past Red Star Belgrade

Salah struck twice in a convincing defeat of Red Star Belgrade to bring up a half century of Liverpool goals quicker than any player in the club's illustrious history. Albert Stubbins, the previous fastest, needed 77 games to get his 50. Salah just 65 ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Liverpool on the rampage against Red Star Belgrade as Mohamed Salah grabs ...

Liverpool predictably overwhelmed Red Star Belgrade, as they needed to, and it was also predictably Salah who claimed the headlines as the Reds' star. But it was Xherdan Shaqiri who created the copy. He was the author, the imaginative force at the ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Liverpool 4-0 Red Star Belgrade: five things we learned as Xherdan Shaqiri ...

A fixture which might have been kryptonite to the Kop was well conquered by Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool who cruised to an effortless 4-0 victory at Anfield against Red Star Belgrade. Every time Liverpool advanced the Balkan side's defence looked as ...
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Huddersfield

The final whistle goes. Liverpool survive. It's not entirely clear how Huddersfield didn't score this evening. Liverpool were poor, and rode their luck. But it's three points for the Reds. They go joint top, though if they keep playing like that, they ...
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Mohamed Salah strike settles nervy Liverpool win over Huddersfield

With this victory Liverpool equalled the 23 points from nine games of 10 seasons ago that is their best in the Premier League era. The good news for Jürgen Klopp's side is that the cliche of grinding out wins can be evoked because they struggled ...
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Liverpool join Man City at top with win at Huddersfield

Johnny: Are Liverpool turning into the United of a few years ago? Grinding out 1-0 wins and moving away from playing free-flowing attacking football, seemingly abandoning their identity for more points? As a fan I'm extremely conflicted about this.
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Klopp hopeful over Henderson fitness as Liverpool injury list grows

Jurgen Klopp is hopeful Jordan Henderson will avoid becoming the latest first-team regular on Liverpool's injury list following his early withdrawal against Huddersfield on Saturday. The England midfielder reportedly experienced hamstring tightness ...
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Liverpool's defensive improvement no accident – Gomez

Liverpool's significant defensive improvement has been no accident after hard work on the training pitch, according to defender Joe Gomez. Ever since Jurgen Klopp took over as Liverpool manager in 2015, the Reds have rarely struggled to find the net.
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Liverpool vs Manchester City: Liverpool, Manchester City play out 0-0 draw

Liverpool played out a goalless draw against Manchester City in an entertaining contest at Anfield on Sunday. The defending champions will be rueing the chance in the 86th minute when Riyad Mahrez squandered a great chance by blasting a late penalty ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Mahrez penalty miss leaves Liverpool and Manchester City at impasse

If that sounds slightly harsh, perhaps it is because of last season's epic contest when Liverpool led 4-1, were pegged back to 4-3 in the final six minutes and City very nearly completed an improbable feat of escapology in stoppage time. Guardiola did ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Liverpool 0-0 Manchester City: how the players rated at Anfield

Alisson Not his busiest afternoon by any stretch but equal to the shots Mahrez aimed towards his near post. 7. Joe Gomez More composed at centre-half than right back, although had the measure of Sterling all game. 7. Dejan Lovren Lucky not to concede a ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Pep Guardiola: it was my choice to deny Gabriel Jesus penalty against Liverpool

Pep Guardiola has apologised to Gabriel Jesus after refusing the Manchester City striker's request to take the late penalty at Liverpool that Riyad Mahrez blazed over the bar. Mahrez missed a glorious chance to give the Premier League champions a first ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Liverpool and Manchester City Leave Everyone Hungry for More

LIVERPOOL, England — Martin Atkinson brought his whistle to his lips and, with that slight theatrical flourish beloved of all referees, pointed his right arm at the penalty spot. For a moment — not even that — there was silence. And then, in just a ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Liverpool 0-0 Man City LIVE: Premier League score, goals and updates, Salah ...

Liverpool vs Manchester City: Express Sport brings you LIVE Premier League coverage. LIVERPOOL 0-0 MANCHESTER CITY. Liverpool XI: Alisson, Gomez, Van Dijk, Lovren, Robertson, Milner, Wijnaldum, Henderson, Salah, Mane, Firmino. Manchester City ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Liverpool news: Why Reds are still BETTER than Chelsea and Arsenal - Gary Neville

That's the opinion of Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville although Chelsea are on the same points as Liverpool and Man City and Arsenal are only two behind. Liverpool were tipped as the main contenders for defending champions City in the build up to the ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Liverpool news: 'STRANGE' Reds blasted by baffled pundit after Man City draw

That's the opinion of Match of the Day 2 pundit Jermaine Jenas, who was left baffled by the Merseyside outfit's lethargic display. Billed as a battle between the two most entertaining attacking teams in the English top flight, Liverpool and City played ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Liverpool news: Carragher hits back at Neville - he was wrong to say THIS ...

Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville was commentating on Liverpool's 0-0 draw with Manchester City at Anfield on Sunday. The former Manchester United right-back claimed the Reds front three of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino will not be able ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Liverpool news: Jamie Carragher tells Jurgen Klopp one signing he must make in ...

That is according to Sky Sports pundit and ex-Liverpool and England defender Jamie Carragher. Jurgen Klopp splashed out £175million on four new signings in the summer window. The German brought in goalkeeper Alisson, midfielders Naby Keita and ...
Sunday, October 7, 2018

Crystal Palace 0-2 Liverpool: Premier League – as it happened

Thanks for your company. Klopp adds Naby Keïta is a very shy character, who “doesn't speak a lot”. It sounds like he is joint at the hip to Sadio Mané. “We love him but I'm not sure if he loves us,” the Liverpool manager jokes. Asked about their ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Full-time: Crystal Palace 0-2 Liverpool

Six points from six for Liverpool. A lightning breakaway allows Sadio Mané to seal victory, putting the finishing touches on an instinctive counter from a Palace corner. Aaron Wan-Bissaka, the 20-year-old defender, was sent off for tripping Mo Salah ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

James Milner and Sadio Mané give Liverpool win at 10-man Crystal Palace

Jürgen Klopp will have taken far more satisfaction from this narrow victory than the emphatic dismissal of West Ham on the opening weekend. Crystal Palace, always awkward opponents, were eventually seen off in south London to maintain the Merseysiders' ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Robust Liverpool show signs they are learning how to win the hard way

On a testing night for Liverpool at a raucous Selhurst Park, fans of dramatic title races were pleased to witness further confirmation that Jürgen Klopp's speedsters remain the best bet to keep pace with Manchester City. Even at this early stage none ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Sadio Mane wraps up business for Liverpool after Mohamed Salah's controversial ...

Not every game this season will be a 4-0 rout for Liverpool, but then not every game is as easy as West Ham at home. Here at Selhurst Park they played a completely different match, against unrecognisable opponents, and did not produce a nearly as many ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Premier League: Mohamed Salah accused of diving to win penalty as Liverpool ...

After Manchester City's swaggering demolition of Huddersfield it was important for Liverpool to keep pace with the champions, even at this early stage of the season. This was a statement win for Klopp's team, installed as City's most likely challengers ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Controversial penalty sets Reds on their way at Palace

Liverpool made it two wins from two at the start of the Premier League season as a controversial penalty set them on their way to a 2-0 victory at Crystal Palace. James Milner beat Wayne Hennessey from the spot after Mohamed Salah went down late in the ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018