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Soccer – Klopp compares Liverpool to dog without favourite toy

Soccer – Klopp compares Liverpool to dog without favourite toy

The manager compared the team’s tactical changes this season to a dog no longer having its favourite toy Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp used a surprise dog analogy when assessing his team’s change in approach this season. A goal from Mohamed Salah was enough for Liverpool to keep pace with Premier League leaders Manchester City thanks…

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Soccer – Liverpool news: Reds showed they are title challenges – Andy Robertson

Soccer – Liverpool news: Reds showed they are title challenges – Andy Robertson

The Liverpool defender hailed Huddersfield’s performance, admitting they made it hard for the Reds, but felt his side did well to take the win Liverpool defender Andy Robertson says his side’s battling 1-0 win at Huddersfield proves they are good enough to challenge for the Premier League title this season. Mohamed Salah scored the only…

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Soccer – Joe Gomez: Liverpool defensive improvement no accident

Soccer – Joe Gomez: Liverpool defensive improvement no accident

Jurgen Klopp’s men were leaky at times during previous campaigns, but they have looked a different prospect in 2017-18 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…

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Soccer – Liverpool News: Wilfred Zaha is harder to play against than Messi or Cristiano – Alexander-Arnold

Soccer – Liverpool News: Wilfred Zaha is harder to play against than Messi or Cristiano – Alexander-Arnold

The Crystal Palace dangerman is to date the opponent who has given Liverpool’s young full-back the most to think about on the pitch Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has claimed that he has more trouble keeping tabs on Wilfred Zaha than either Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo.  Alexander-Arnold, 20, has carved out a regular place in…

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Soccer – Liverpool’s Premier League challenge: Why a Virgil van Dijk-led defence can make the Reds contenders

Soccer – Liverpool’s Premier League challenge: Why a Virgil van Dijk-led defence can make the Reds contenders

The Reds have gone from laughing stock to serious contenders since the £75m Dutchman turned up at Anfield If the sign of a good team is being able to win when playing poorly, then Liverpool are in business. Unbeaten in nine Premier League matches this season, the Reds have rarely looked like a side at…

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Soccer – Liverpool news: Klopp hopeful over Henderson fitness as injury list grows

Soccer – Liverpool news: Klopp hopeful over Henderson fitness as injury list grows

The Reds boss took Henderson’s desire to stay on against Huddersfield Town as a good sign for his injury prospects. 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 before being replaced by…

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Soccer – Liverpool news: Mohamed Salah never worried by goal drought

Soccer – Liverpool news: Mohamed Salah never worried by goal drought

The Egypt international reached a scoring milestone on Saturday, but his focus remains firmly fixed on team success Mohamed Salah insists he never panicked during his four-match scoreless streak that ended with the winner in Liverpool’s 1-0 victory at Huddersfield Town at the John Smith’s Stadium. The Egypt international clinically tucked home midway through the first half on…

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Soccer – Salah’s back! Klopp indebted to international break for restoring Liverpool ace’s confidence

Soccer – Salah’s back! Klopp indebted to international break for restoring Liverpool ace’s confidence

Last season’s top scorer looked more like his old self in helping the Reds end their poor run of form with a hard-fought 1-0 victory at Huddersfield Jurgen Klopp was agitated throughout. If he wasn’t fidgeting at his red cap, he was screaming at his own players until he was red in the face. You…

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Soccer – Huddersfield vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, team news & preview

Soccer – Huddersfield vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, team news & preview

The Reds have an opportunity to return to winning ways when they take on David Wagner’s side in West Yorkshire Liverpool will attempt to keep the pressure on Manchester City and Chelsea at the top of the Premier League when they face Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Jurgen Klopp’s side are currently unbeaten in the division…

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Soccer – Huddersfield vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Soccer – Huddersfield vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

The Reds have an opportunity to return to winning ways when they take on David Wagner’s side in West Yorkshire Liverpool will attempt to keep the pressure on Manchester City and Chelsea at the top of the Premier League when they face Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Jurgen Klopp’s side are currently unbeaten in the division…

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Soccer – Huddersfield v Liverpool: Reds injury worries are masked by the strength of Jurgen Klopp’s squad

Soccer – Huddersfield v Liverpool: Reds injury worries are masked by the strength of Jurgen Klopp’s squad

Mo Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane gave the Reds a scare this week ahead of Premier League trip to Huddersfield Jurgen Klopp would have been forgiven for wondering if Liverpool’s international break was being controlled by Pep Guardiola. Worse even. Jose Mourinho. Every beep of the Reds boss’ phone seemed to bring bad…

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Soccer – Liverpool’s defensive improvement hurt attack – Jurgen Klopp

Soccer – Liverpool’s defensive improvement hurt attack – Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool’s defensive improvement has led to a loss of fluency in attack, according to manager Jurgen Klopp. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp accepts a greater focus on defending has impacted his team’s attack this season. Klopp’s men are unbeaten in eight Premier League games, but their attack is yet to reach the same heights as 2017-18.…

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Soccer – Huddersfield Town boss Wagner to decide on Sobhi ahead of Liverpool clash

Soccer – Huddersfield Town boss Wagner to decide on Sobhi ahead of Liverpool clash

The Egypt international last played for the Terriers in August because of a knee injury but has since returned to training Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner will take a decision on Ramadan Sobhi ahead of their clash with Liverpool on Saturday evening. The midfielder has not featured for the Kirklees Stadium outfit since he got…

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Soccer – Liverpool’s Van Dijk ‘not worried at all’ about Mohamed Salah’s form

Soccer – Liverpool’s Van Dijk ‘not worried at all’ about Mohamed Salah’s form

The Netherland is unfazed about his Egyptian teammate’s present situation, opting to stick to the ‘positive side’ Virgil van Dijk is ‘not worried at all’ about Mohamed Salah’s worrying form for Liverpool in the ongoing campaign. Salah had a tremendous first season on Merseyside, breaking several records and clinching lot of individual accolades, including the…

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Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: Liverpool players were astonished at £50m Fernando Torres fee – Jamie Carragher

Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: Liverpool players were astonished at £50m Fernando Torres fee – Jamie Carragher

The former Spain forward struggled to justify a then-record fee upon his arrival at Stamford Bridge, but his former team-mates were not surprised Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher has revealed that Reds players were “astonished” when Chelsea agreed to pay £50 million for Fernando Torres in 2011. The Stamford Bridge outfit paid a then-Premier League…

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Soccer – Liverpool Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Huddersfield Town

Soccer – Liverpool Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Huddersfield Town

The Reds return to Premier League action at the John Smith’s Stadium this weekend looking to continue their unbeaten league run It’s back! The Premier League returns this weekend as Liverpool look to maintain their unbeaten start to the league season. Having scraped a draw with Manchester City last time out, Jurgen Klopp’s side will…

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Soccer – Can Mohamed Salah turn the corner?

Soccer – Can Mohamed Salah turn the corner?

The Liverpool forward picked up a knock against eSwatini, but could his wondergoal spur him to rediscover his top form? COMMENT    By Olasunkanmi Afiwajoye      Coming from the back of such impressive and successful 2017/18 season with Liverpool, Mohamed Salah was always going to face criticism when his form hit a snag. Last term…

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Soccer – Liverpool team news: Mohamed Salah, Virgil Van Dijk and James Milner pictured in Reds training

Soccer – Liverpool team news: Mohamed Salah, Virgil Van Dijk and James Milner pictured in Reds training

The trio have had injury clouds surrounding them during the international break but may be set to feature against the Terriers Liverpool have received a potential boost ahead of Saturday’s visit to Huddersfield Town as Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and James Milner all featured in training on Thursday. The trio were part of the Reds…

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Soccer – Liverpool news: Roma supporter found not guilty of inflicting GBH on Sean Cox

Soccer – Liverpool news: Roma supporter found not guilty of inflicting GBH on Sean Cox

An Italian man was jailed for three years for violent disorder but was cleared of inflicting grievous bodily harm Roma supporter Filippo Lombardi has been found not guilty of inflicting grievous bodily harm on Liverpool fan Sean Cox prior to last season’s Champions League semi-final tie at Anfield. Lombardi, 21, was cleared by a jury at…

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Soccer – Liverpool team news: Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner calls out Jurgen Klopp for overplaying Reds injury woes

Soccer – Liverpool team news: Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner calls out Jurgen Klopp for overplaying Reds injury woes

The Huddersfield manager believes his old friend is overplaying the Reds injury woes ahead of their clash Saturday Huddersfield manager David Wagner does not think Liverpool’s injury crisis is as severe as Jurgen Klopp has let on, saying he expects to face a nearly full-strength squad Saturday. Liverpool have been hit with some bad news…

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