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Roberto Firmino added to Barcelona shortlist for new striker role

Barcelona have reportedly added Roberto Firmino to their shortlist of potential replacements for Luis Suárez. Reports have been emerging all weekend as to who Barça want to sign this summer with a view to slowly phasing the Uruguayan forward. Harry Kane, Marcus Rashford and Kylian Mbappé have all been mentioned

UCL breakdown: Liverpool downed at Napoli and a new star is born

The Champions League group stages returned on Tuesday night and they were, as expected, back with a bang. Here’s what went down on an enthralling night on the continent. Results Dortmund 0-0 Barcelona Napoli 2-0 Liverpool Chelsea 0-1 Valencia Ajax 3-0 LOSC Lille Benfica 1-2 Leipzig Salzburg 6-2 Genk And

Guardiola ‘congratulates’ Liverpool on winning the Premier League

Pep Guardiola has jokingly ‘congratulated’ rivals Liverpool on winning the Premier League after Manchester City’s loss at Norwich. Guardiola suggested that Jurgen Klopp’s side have already won the league after City fell at Carrow Road, with Liverpool now five points clear after beating Newcastle. But the Spaniard quickly reverted back to form – insisting

Klopp: Liverpool couldn’t afford Coutinho

Jurgen Klopp revealed Liverpool could not afford to bring Philippe Coutinho back to Anfield as he backed the attacker to shine at Bayern Munich. Coutinho’s move to the Bundesliga champions was confirmed on Monday, the Brazil international joining on a season-long loan from Barcelona with Bayern holding an option to

‘The season isn’t over’- Liverpool star Mohamed Salah shifts focus to Champions League final

After Liverpool were beaten to the Premier League title by Manchester City, Mohamed Salah shifted his focus to their Uefa Champions League final against Tottenham Hotspur in Madrid on June 1. The Reds finished on 97 points, one point behind City, who went on to win the English top flight

Why Barcelona winning LaLiga made Arthur more expensive

Barcelona are reportedly required to pay Grêmio an extra €1m for Arthur following their LaLiga triumph on Saturday. Arthur has impressed for Barça since joining from the Tricolor last summer, making 38 appearances across all competitions. However, according to SPORT, the club were forced to pay an additional fee for the

Liverpool prove to be a cut above Cardiff thanks to Klopp’s pitch-perfect plan

Jurgen Klopp revealed how Liverpool’s attention to detail meant they opted not to cut the grass at Melwood in preparation for their trip to Cardiff City. The Reds returned to the Premier League summit with a 2-0 triumph in the Welsh capital on Sunday, Georginio Wijnaldum opening the scoring in

Klopp flattered but unmoved by Beckenbauer ‘knighting’

Jurgen Klopp will not be distracted by praise from Franz Beckenbauer, after the Germany great identified the Liverpool manager as the ideal candidate to revive Bayern Munich’s fortunes. Liverpool defeated Bayern 3-1 away from home on Wednesday to eliminate the Bundesliga heavyweights from the Champions League in the round of

Liverpool won’t spend big on transfers – Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said it is unlikely that the Reds will spend big on signings in the transfer market. Klopp’s Liverpool are fighting for Premier League and Champions League silverware after splashing the cash on Alisson, Fabinho, Naby Keita and Xherdan Shaqiri in the off-season. Liverpool are a point

We don’t play PlayStation – Klopp says Liverpool couldn’t have attacked more

Jurgen Klopp rejected a suggestion Liverpool did not push hard enough to try and win their Merseyside derby at rivals Everton. Liverpool were held to their third goalless draw in their last four matches in all competitions at Goodison Park on Sunday, meaning Manchester City are a point clear at the