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Soccer – Why isn’t Virgil van Dijk playing against Bayern Munich? Champions League rules explained

Soccer – Why isn’t Virgil van Dijk playing against Bayern Munich? Champions League rules explained

The Reds will be without one of their key men as they prepare for the visit of the Bundesliga giants on Tuesday evening Liverpool host Bayern at Anfield on Tuesday to contest the round of 16 first leg, though they will be without one of their crucial players for the visit of the German champions.…

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Soccer – Will Roberto Firmino play vs Bayern Munich? Liverpool striker shakes off illness ahead of Champions League tie

Soccer – Will Roberto Firmino play vs Bayern Munich? Liverpool striker shakes off illness ahead of Champions League tie

The Brazilian forward had been a doubt for the Champions League last 16 first leg following a virus but has now been cleared to play Liverpool have been handed a boost ahead of their Champions League clash with Bayern Munich with Roberto Firmino cleared to link up with Jurgen Klopp’s squad. Firmino had missed training…

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Soccer – Liverpool v Bayern Munich Betting Tips: Get paid in cash if your selected team scores the first goal

Soccer – Liverpool v Bayern Munich Betting Tips: Get paid in cash if your selected team scores the first goal

William Hill’s Golden Goal promotion is running for the Champions League clash at Anfield and offers cash pay-outs of up to £50 for eligible customers Liverpool and Bayern Munich meet in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie on Tuesday evening. As if the game wasn’t intriguing enough for punters, William Hill…

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Soccer – VIDEO: Robert Lewandowski, Memphis Depay – The Ones to Watch in the UEFA Champions League

Soccer – VIDEO: Robert Lewandowski, Memphis Depay – The Ones to Watch in the UEFA Champions League

The UCL Last 16 is in full swing on Tuesday evening – who will be crowned the Santander Player of the Week? The UEFA Champions League is firmly up and running after some explosive last 16 ties last week, with more European heavyweights ready to plant one foot in the last eight of Europe’s premier…

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Soccer – Liverpool news: Jordan Henderson knows all about struggles at Anfield and sees Naby Keita starting to justify £53m fee

Soccer – Liverpool news: Jordan Henderson knows all about struggles at Anfield and sees Naby Keita starting to justify £53m fee

A man who is now the Reds’ skipper initially struggled to make his mark on Merseyside and has seen a current colleague come through similar tests Jordan Henderson claims Naby Keita has come through Liverpool struggles similar to those he experienced when first arriving at Anfield to start justifying a £52.75 million ($68m) price tag.…

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Soccer – Champions League news: ‘Robert Lewandowski & Bayern Munich will prey on Fabinho’ – Liverpool vulnerable without Virgil van Dijk, says Stan Collymore

Soccer – Champions League news: ‘Robert Lewandowski & Bayern Munich will prey on Fabinho’ – Liverpool vulnerable without Virgil van Dijk, says Stan Collymore

The former Reds striker believes the focus at Anfield is set to shift from the attacking third to the defensive one in a crunch Champions League clash Bayern Munich and Robert Lewandowski will be looking to “prey on Fabinho”, says Stan Collymore, with Liverpool facing a tough Champions League test without Virgil van Dijk. The…

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Soccer – Premier League news: Liverpool still bigger than Manchester City derby for Manchester United, says Paul Scholes

Soccer – Premier League news: Liverpool still bigger than Manchester City derby for Manchester United, says Paul Scholes

The former midfielder claims meetings with those from Anfield remain the most important clashes for the Red Devils despite the emergence of neighbours Paul Scholes claims meetings with Liverpool continue to hold greater importance for Manchester United than derby clashes with Manchester City. The emergence of the Blues, once dubbed “noisy neighbours” by Sir Alex…

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Soccer – Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd: Mata claims Pogba’s one of the best & that he showed why against Blues

Soccer – Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd: Mata claims Pogba’s one of the best & that he showed why against Blues

The Spaniard says his team-mate is one of the top players in the world after his match-winning display in the 2-0 FA Cup victory over the Blues Juan Mata has praised Manchester United team-mate Paul Pogba, calling the midfielder “one of the best” in the wake of his impressive performance against Chelsea. The French midfielder scored…

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Soccer – Liverpool news: Klopp: We wanted Jadon Sancho, but English clubs don’t sell to competitors

Soccer – Liverpool news: Klopp: We wanted Jadon Sancho, but English clubs don’t sell to competitors

The Reds boss says that he too was impressed by the English winger, who has flourished at Borussia Dortmund Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he was interested in signing Jadon Sancho, but the culture surrounding transfers between English clubs prevented a deal from taking place. Sancho left Manchester City for Borussia Dortmund this past summer…

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Soccer – Roberto Firmino virus: Liverpool forward a major doubt for Bayern Munich clash

Soccer – Roberto Firmino virus: Liverpool forward a major doubt for Bayern Munich clash

The Brazil international has been struggling with illness ahead of the Reds’ monumental matchup with the German champions Liverpool have been dealt a major blow on the eve of their Champions League last-16 clash with Bayern Munich after Roberto Firmino missed training with a virus. The Reds remain hopeful that the Brazil international will recover…

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Soccer – Liverpool news: Reds are targeting Premier League and Champions League double, insists Jordan Henderson

Soccer – Liverpool news: Reds are targeting Premier League and Champions League double, insists Jordan Henderson

The Reds face Bayern Munich in the last 16 of Europe’s elite competition on Tuesday and are battling with Man City and Tottenham for the league title Jordan Henderson believes Liverpool have enough quality to complete a Premier League and Champions League double this season. The Reds are involved in a pulsating domestic battle with Manchester…

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Soccer – Sadio Mane’s crucial to Liverpool’s cause vs. Bayern Munich, says Hamann

Soccer – Sadio Mane’s crucial to Liverpool’s cause vs. Bayern Munich, says Hamann

Jurgen Klopp’s men will hope to claim a first-leg advantage when they take on the German champions at Anfield Former Liverpool midfielder Dietmar Hamann believes Sadio Mane can lead the Reds past Bayern Munich in Tuesday’s Champions League game. The in-form Senegal international has scored in each of his last four games, helping Jurgen Klopp’s…

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Soccer – Liverpool vs Bayern Munich: Jurgen Klopp fears Bundesliga champions are ‘more dangerous than before’

Soccer – Liverpool vs Bayern Munich: Jurgen Klopp fears Bundesliga champions are ‘more dangerous than before’

The Bundesliga champions struggled during the early months of the season, but the Liverpool boss is wary of their improved form in recent weeks Jurgen Klopp believes Bayern Munich could be “more dangerous than before” against Liverpool due to their inconsistent form in 2018-19. The Reds host Niko Kovac’s side on Tuesday in the first…

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Soccer – Liverpool vs Bayern Munich: ‘We will play with a cool head and hot heart’ – Hasan Salihamidzic not concerned by Anfield atmosphere

Soccer – Liverpool vs Bayern Munich: ‘We will play with a cool head and hot heart’ – Hasan Salihamidzic not concerned by Anfield atmosphere

The German champions are preparing for the Champions League last-16 tie and will be without Jerome Boateng, Arjen Robben and Thomas Muller Bayern Munich sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic expects a hostile atmosphere at Anfield for the German champions’ European clash with Liverpool on Tuesday, and emphasized the importance of keeping a cool head.  Salhiamidzic spoke to…

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Soccer – Greatest Premier League title races: Man Utd vs Arsenal, Man City vs Liverpool & the best division battles

Soccer – Greatest Premier League title races: Man Utd vs Arsenal, Man City vs Liverpool & the best division battles

The Premier League has conjured up some magical moments since being rebranded in 1992 and we have seen plenty of title rivalries develop Liverpool’s intense battle with Manchester City for the Premier League title has made the 2018-19 season a much more competitive affair than its predecessor. Jurgen Klopp is still looking to win his…

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Soccer – Champions League news: ‘Liverpool can cope without Virgil van Dijk’ – Alisson unfazed by Bayern Munich test

Soccer – Champions League news: ‘Liverpool can cope without Virgil van Dijk’ – Alisson unfazed by Bayern Munich test

The Reds will be without their talismanic centre-half in a crunch Champions League clash, with their goalkeeper feeling they have adequate cover Liverpool are capable of containing and competing with Bayern Munich despite having Virgil van Dijk suspended, claims Alisson. The Reds are set to face the German giants in the first leg of their Champions…

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Soccer – Champions League news: Liverpool are favourites against inconsistent Bayern Munich, says Joshua Kimmich

Soccer – Champions League news: Liverpool are favourites against inconsistent Bayern Munich, says Joshua Kimmich

The Germany international believes the stability established by Jurgen Klopp at Anfield put the Reds in pole position to book a quarter-final berth Liverpool are favourites against Bayern Munich in their Champions League last-16 tie, according to Joshua Kimmich. The Bundesliga champions meet Jurgen Klopp’s side at Anfield in the first leg of the contest…

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Soccer – Arsenal news: Bayern Munich winger Serge Gnabry says ‘Amazing’ Mesut Ozil is his favourite team-mate

Soccer – Arsenal news: Bayern Munich winger Serge Gnabry says ‘Amazing’ Mesut Ozil is his favourite team-mate

The Bayern winger says the Arsenal midfielder was his favourite player to play alongside after stepping out of a famed academy system in north London Serge Gnabry has pointed to Mesut Ozil as his favourite team-mate, adding that it was “amazing” to play alongside the Arsenal midfielder. Gnabry was on the books at Arsenal from…

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Soccer – Champions League news: Serge Gnabry admits Liverpool are favourites, but says ‘we are Bayern’

Soccer – Champions League news: Serge Gnabry admits Liverpool are favourites, but says ‘we are Bayern’

The German winger says the public has reason to back the Reds, but he is confident his side can get the job done in the Champions League last 16 Serge Gnabry says the public has reason to back Liverpool, but the German winger has faith Bayern Munich can overcome the Reds in their Champions League…

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