Tag: Liverpool

‘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

Four conclusions as Manchester United and Liverpool

This was far from the classic we were expecting.But that doesn’t mean we can’t draw some conclusions! Here’s what we learned from Manchester United and Liverpool sharing the spoils. Liverpool are feeling the pressure In their last five games, that’s now four draws and a win for Jürgen Klopp’s side.

Robben: Anfield is the worst stadium

Bayern Munich veteran Arjen Robben said Anfield is his “worst stadium” ahead of the Champions League last-16 tie against Liverpool. Bundesliga champions Bayern will travel to last season’s runners-up and Premier League leaders Liverpool for the first leg on Tuesday. Robben – who will leave Bayern at the end of

Klopp: Aggression needed to answer Liverpool’s critics

Jurgen Klopp labelled the external reaction to Liverpool’s mini slump “predictable” as he called on his players to show aggression in fighting back to form. Successive 1-1 draws against Leicester City and West Ham allowed Manchester City to regain top spot in the Premier League with a 2-0 win at Everton

Man City the best team in Europe, insists Sarri

Maurizio Sarri lauded Manchester City as “the best team in Europe” as he challenged Chelsea to close the gap on the reigning Premier League champions. City returned to the top of the table on Wednesday thanks to a 2-0 win at Everton, lifting them above Liverpool – who do still have a game

Further proof that Mohamed Salah is a football genius

Until today, we weren’t entirely convinced by Mohamed Salah.Never mind his Golden Boot winning 32-goal Premier League season and never mind his Puskás Award either. You’re not a proper footballer unless you can knock a Pepsi can off a tyre from the other side of a room. And now that’s

Kovac: Bayern unwilling to risk Neuer ahead of Liverpool tie

Niko Kovac has suggested Manuel Neuer will not play for Bayern Munich before their Champions League tie against Liverpool. The Bayern captain has missed Bayern’s last two matches with a hand injury and is not expected to face former club Schalke in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Bayern lost 3-1 at