Monday, 11 December 2017

Liverpool draw FC Porto in the Champions League Draw



Liverpool have been paired with F.C Porto for the Round of 16 Clash in the UEFA Champions League. The Reds avoided against playing reigning Champions Real Madrid and tougher sides like Bayern Munich and Juventus. It will be a tricky test away at Portugal but certainly easier than going to Turin or Munich.
Meanwhile, Tottenham play Juventus while Chelsea have a tough draw against Barcelona.
Manchester United play Sevilla while Manchester City play Basel in what could be a one sided draw.
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Sunday, 22 October 2017

Tottenham vs Liverpool 4-1: Reds thumped at Wembley as Kane and Son score




Liverpool were thumped by Tottenham Hotspure by 4-1 at Wembley on Sunday in the Premier League.

The Reds took to Wembley floated by their greatest ever win away in Europe on Tuesday night, having put seven past Maribor in the Champions League assemble arrange. 

Going up against a Tottenham side who delivered a stellar show away to Real Madrid in midweek, notwithstanding, the gauge of their resistance was clear. 

Jurgen Klopp could name a solid beginning lineup in north London, with Loris Karius, Trent Alexander-Arnold and the harmed Georginio Wijnaldum alternate players to clear a path from the side in Slovenia. 

Having appreciated a solid keep running of shape against Spurs lately, Klopp's side will have been certain heading into Sunday's conflict, however they cleared out mortified. 

In the wake of keeping clean sheets in their last two games, it took Liverpool only four minutes to surrender at Wembley, with Dejan Lovren the offender. 

With Spurs granted a toss in on the right-hand side, Kieran Trippier get the ball and lifted a straightforward cross into the case as Lovren ventured out, permitting Harry Kane in to flame home. 

Lovren was to blame indeed only 12 minutes after the fact, misinterpreting a long ball to permit Kane through once more, with the England striker threading through Heung-min Son to put Spurs 2-0 ahead. 

Child nearly scored his second soon after, yet hit the crossbar with a capable exertion, before Henderson's expertly weighted ball enabled Mohamed Salah to race into the container and beat Hugo Lloris. 

Lovren endured the outrage of a first-half substitution when Klopp selected to supplant him with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on 31 minutes, featuring the tallness of his uncouthness. 

The Reds were still a long way from persuading at the back, in any case, and Joel Matip's poor headed leeway permitted Dele Alli to volley past Simon Mignolet to make it 3-1 at half-time. 

Liverpool were offered little relief after the reprieve, as their grim protective endeavors kept on undermining any quality going ahead. 

It took Kane only 11 minutes to add to his count, profiting from a frail spare from Mignolet, palming into the way of Jan Vertonghen, whose shot was in the long run handed over by Spurs No. 10. 

The Reds were a long way from poor in assault, with Philippe Coutinho drawing a dazzling recovery from Lloris from go. 

Klopp made another move of the dice with 15 minutes left to play, sending on Daniel Sturridge set up of Roberto Firmino, with the approaching striker pursuing his 100th club objective. 

Salah incited another savvy prevent from Lloris with a left-footed exertion from short proximity, however Liverpool were at that point damned, and make a beeline for Merseyside with a lot of issues to address.
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Thursday, 19 October 2017

Jurgen Klopp Post Match Press Conference Maribor 0-7 Liverpool



Jurgen Klopp hailed the Reds attitude as Liverpool scored 7 in Slovenia.

The Reds created a staggering presentation in Slovenia to guarantee their greatest ever European win away from home, with five distinct players on the scoresheet. 

Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah both got props, with Philippe Coutinho, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Trent Alexander-Arnold additionally finding the back of the net. 

The triumph puts Liverpool best of Group E, with Sevilla enduring an embarrassing 5-1 misfortune to Spartak Moscow on that night. 

Addressing journalists at full-time at the Stadion Ljudski vrt, Klopp hailed Liverpool's amazing all-round show. 

"As soon as it was precisely what we needed to do," he enthused. 

"We needed to demonstrate the best counter-squeezing of the most recent couple of weeks. 

"I truly believed that securing our hostile developments, examples and all that stuff were at that point decent against United yet we could have improved in counter-squeezing. 

"This evening we improved and against a football-playing side like Maribor, it seemed well and good." 

The German likewise applauded Oxlade-Chamberlain for scoring his first objective since joining from Arsenal in August, saying "it helps a great deal." 

Also, Klopp recognized the significance of the outcome in the club's old stories, closing: "It's decent to compose history, and it will presumably be hard to beat that." 

Liverpool headed straight back to Merseyside on Tuesday night, with an away conflict with Tottenham arranged for Sunday evening.
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Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Maribor vs Liverpool 0-7: Reds break records in Champions League Win


Liverpool were rampant in their record breaking 7-0 win over Maribor in Slovenia, as Phillipe Coutinho, Mo Salah and Firmino all getting on the score sheet with Alex Oxlade Chamberlain netting his first ever goal for the Reds.

Taking to the Stadion Ljudski vrt on Tuesday night, Jurgen Klopp's Reds looked for just their second triumph since the begin of September, going up against Europe's 77th-positioned side. 

Maribor pledged to assault their guests previously the conflict, setting up an intriguing dynamic, especially following Saturday's boring 0-0 attract at home to Man United. 

Klopp rolled out three improvements to his lineup from that evening at Anfield, with Loris Karius, Trent Alexander-Arnold and James Milner supplanting Simon Mignolet, Joe Gomez and Jordan Henderson. 

As yet bragging an imposing squad, in a small stadium, Liverpool will have been sure of fixing the triumph, and it ended up being a cakewalk in Slovenia. 

With Maribor completely open, the Reds delighted in the ideal begin, with Mohamed Salah winning a free ball on the correct flank, dashing into the case and teeing up Roberto Firmino for the opener. 

It took only nine minutes for Liverpool to include their second, with Milner covering Salah and sending a profound cross in for Philippe Coutinho to pound home on the volley. 

What's more, Salah added to his help with his seventh objective since joining, opening past Jasmin Handanovic with his left in the wake of being found by Firmino. 

Karius was drawn energetically before the half-hour check, however, plunging low on his right side to deny an exertion from Maribor left-back Mitja Viler. 

However, Liverpool were back on top not long after, and with Alberto Moreno rampaging down the left, Salah and Firmino were close by to change over his low cross, with the Egyptian asserting the objective. 

Maribor focus back Marko Suler had a brilliant chance to get one back just before the break, yet sent his free header well wide of the past, with arbitrator Viktor Kassai blowing for half-time at 4-0. 

Liverpool proceeded with their strength after the break, with Georginio Wijnaldum approaching as Firmino squared into the range, before Coutinho stung Handanovic's palms with a free-kick. 

The No. 10 could make the Reds' fifth with another set-piece minutes after the fact, in any case, with Firmino flicking the ball in with a deft header for his second of the night. 

With his side holding a difficult lead, Klopp picked to present Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain set up of Salah, denying the winger of his cap trap yet giving his kindred fresh introduction with profitable minutes. 

Daniel Sturridge entered the shred with 22 minutes to play, with his administrator no uncertainty watching out for Sunday's conflict with Tottenham in pulling back Firmino. 

Oxlade-Chamberlain had an opportunity to commit it 6-0 following an error from Handanovic, yet the 24-year-old's exertion was low and directly at the goalkeeper. 


Liverpool's new No. 21 had his first objective for the club before full-time, however, while Alexander-Arnold got on the cusp of stoppage time to seal the Reds' greatest ever away win in Europe.

Anfield Planet's man of the match: James Milner for the effect he had all around in mid-field and creating several chances.
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Maribor vs Liverpool - A must win game for the Reds in Slovenia


Liverpool travel to the unknowns in Champions League tonight, as they face Maribor in Slovenia.

Maribor versus Liverpool 

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 — 7.45pm (BST) 

Stadion Ljudski vrt 

Champions League 

It's currently only one win in eight endeavors for Jurgen Klopp's side, despite the fact that that is maybe not a reasonable impression of the exhibitions on appear lately. 

Saturday's 0-0 draw against Man United saw Jose Mourinho stop the transport like just he knows how, and keeping in mind that home dropped focuses are never perfect, there were positives to take from the match. 

Protectively, the hosts were considerably more exchanged on than recently, and the general football on indicate was great against an agree with no assaulting aspiration. 

Results must be better, however, and ideally that begins on Tuesday evening, with Liverpool as yet hunting down a first Champions League assemble arrange triumph since 2014/15. 

Two focuses from their first couple of amusements isn't precisely tragic, if a touch of baffling, yet inability to win against a constrained Maribor outfit would be extremely disillusioning. 

Sevilla and Spartak Moscow have both profited from woeful Reds completing, and it is apparently a greater issue than the protection right now. 

Klopp's men ought to have excessively quality for their rivals, however, regardless of the possibility that progressions are made – they don't should advance to the knockout stages in the event that they can't win diversions of this kind. 

The expectation is that Tuesday's visit to Slovenia kick begins Liverpool's season, with one major win feeling just as it will give everybody an all-powerful lift. 

Losing at Stadion Ljudski vrt doesn't bear pondering. 

Group News 

MARIBOR, SLOVENIA - Monday, October 16, 2017: Liverpool's Mohamed Salah amid an instructional meeting in front of the UEFA Champions League Group E coordinate between NK Maribor and Liverpool at the Stadion Ljudski vrt. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda) 

As specified, Klopp may make slight modifications after Saturday's trip against United, with Philippe Coutinho, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino all supplanted in the second-half in the wake of looking fatigued. 

The administrator has recommended that discount changes however won't be made, rather we can anticipate that Loris Karius will begin in addition to maybe a couple others. 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain made a promising cameo late in the day, and he will would like to procure only his second begin for Liverpool. 

Trent Alexander-Arnold is probably going to come in for Joe Gomez, with Klopp turning the two adolescents at appropriate back. 

The main striking damage truants are Sadio Mane, Adam Lallana and Nathaniel Clyne, every one of whom will miss for years to come. 

Stadion Ljudski vrt 

MARIBOR, SLOVENIA - Monday, October 16, 2017: Liverpool's administrator Jürgen Klopp gives a group talk amid an instructional course in front of the UEFA Champions League Group E coordinate between NK Maribor and Liverpool at the Stadion Ljudski vrt. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda) 

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Shape 

Maribor – Last five outcomes (all rivalries) 

Won 2-1 versus Rudar Velenje 

Drew 0-0 versus Triglav Kranj 

Lost 3-0 versus Sevilla 

Won 3-2 versus Aluminij 

Won 3-0 versus Gorica 

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 14, 2017: Liverpool's Emre Can looks disheartened in the wake of missing a possibility amid the FA Premier League coordinate amongst Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda) 

Liverpool – Last five outcomes (all rivalries) 

Drew 0-0 versus Man United 

Drew 1-1 versus Newcastle 

Drew 1-1 versus Spartak Moscow 

Won 3-2 versus Leicester 

Lost 2-0 versus Leicester 

Did You Know? 

Liverpool's skipper Steven Gerrard - UEFA Cup - First Round - Second Leg - Liverpool v Olimpija Ljubljana (Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport) 

The last time Liverpool confronted a Slovenian side, Olimpija Ljubljana in 2003, it was Steven Gerrard's first match as the Reds' Captain

Klopp's View 

Klopp said at his pre-coordinate question and answer session on Monday that progressions were not in his musings: 

"No way. Everyone thinks ahead about a diversion like this, 'this is where you can turn'. It's the last place I would do things like this. 

"We'll roll out maybe a couple improvements, we will see, yet the primary employment isn't to think a similar thing that clearly a ton of you think as of now: [don't] disparage the adversary. 

"It's so essential, they've had nine Champions League amusements up until this point—they picked the most difficult way possible! That is quality, that is mindset. 

"I heard the stadium isn't generally sold out, Champions League evenings will be sold out, and will be an incredible environment." 

Television and Live Blog Info 

The match is a piece of BT Sport's Champions League scope, with BT Sport ESPN demonstrating it from 7pm (BST). 

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Thursday, 12 October 2017

Manchester United without 3 key players heading into Liverpool game



Manchester United are without three key men for their big game against Liverpool on Saturday at Anfield.

English football's greatest rivalry is presently only several days away, as the Reds lock horns with their sharp adversaries for the 51st time in the Premier League. 

Liverpool supporters have been left collapsed by the news of Sadio Mane's hamstring damage, however United have issues of their own going into the derby. 

The midfield fight will be vital, however Mourinho should manage without three of his trusty center men. 

Pogba has been missing since grabbing hamstring damage of his own against Basel in the Champions League a month ago, and the Frenchman's arrival is still no place in locate. 

Fellaini was struck around the scourge of the worldwide break, similar to Mane, with the previous Everton man enduring knee tendon harm in Belgium's World Cup qualifier against Bosnia. 

In the mean time, Carrick isn't around to fill the void left by the two United regulars, subsequent to battling with an unspecified thump as of late. 

It implies Ander Herrera will be allowed to demonstrate his value, having dropped out of support in 2017/18 – he is certain to be up to his standard shenanigans, going about as Mourinho's on-pitch ace of mean. 

Nemanja Matic will stay the midfield, with Daley Blind a potential alternative to join the Serb and Herrera amidst the recreation center. 

On the other hand, Juan Mata could sit at the highest point of the trio, in spite of the fact that Mourinho's antagonism in installations of this kind would a propose he will handle a midfield worked around physicality instead of inventiveness. 

This damage news will come as a lift for Liverpool, when certainty is low and United go to Anfield having dropped only two focuses in the class this season.
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Monday, 9 October 2017

The end of FSG's Liverpool ownership has started



I trust we are seeing the begin of the finish of Fenway Sports Group (FSG's) responsibility for Football Club. Regardless of whether you contradict their proprietorship or whether you believe they're making an incredible showing with regards to, the disposition in the fanbase is evolving. In any case, before you split that jar of Carlsberg open, I don't see anything happening inescapably, unless the fans proceed to rise and do as such somewhat quicker. 

I'm presently observing beforehand professional FSG fans exchanging camps. I'm additionally observing purported 'FSG OUT' fan bunches joining together and putting their disparities to the other side to demonstrate a more bound together front. 

With right around 20 years experience of covering Liverpool FC matters on the web, I can see when things begin to change. It's going on. 

Let's be realistic here. A speedy peruse of Twitter or Facebook and you'll soon observe that a great deal of fans, in spite of the fact that having the best expectations, are crackpots. I'm not speaking pretty much the snowflakes, they have a privilege to consume their candles in the expectation of FSG all of a sudden giving a **** about the club and regardless of how misled they might be, they are qualified for whatever suppositions they have. I don't consider everybody who bolsters FSG as a snowflake BTW, not under any condition. Snowflakes are the ones who message Linda Pizzuti Henry on Twitter at full time to salute her on her decision of dress after she went to the odd diversion and the individuals who message her better half to express gratitude toward him for "sparing" us. The nut cases are much more dreadful. They're the ones who for instance send exchange requests to any semblance of Peter Moore and Linda or request that Jürgen Klopp is sacked and supplanted via Carlo Ancelotti (like he'd work for this parcel). They're appropriately expelled and overlooked by those related to the club. No one, including the proprietors, think about the nut cases. It's the fans with somewhat about them that they watch. 

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I neither view myself as star FSG or against FSG. I have ceaselessly expressed that while I don't think they are terrible proprietors, I don't feel that they are the correct proprietors. They can't contend with the effective clubs and their heart isn't in it. Their proprietorship feels extremely disparaging, each word that is expressed from anybody of significance at the club sounds like words originating from the mouth of a government official. It's so mushy. 

While I bolster the general message of the fan bunches that need FSG to leave, I can't relate myself to the individuals who need to "assault" Henry, Moore, Linda and so forth on Twitter. I don't care for the utilization of that word that I have seen bandied about. I think the individuals who post injurious messages are accomplishing more damage than great and must quit doing as such promptly in the event that they need to be considered important. I would likewise contend that you should allow Linda to sit unbothered unless you are answering to a LFC-related tweet that she's put out. Keep it clean. Be conscious. You shouldn't should be told this. 

I posted a publication in help of Peter Moore a couple of months back with the way he was giving help to a few fans who reached him on Twitter. I likewise thought it regarded see him giving knowledge about the club, regardless of the possibility that it is quite recently the odd photograph from Anfield or from inside the solaces of his office. Nonetheless, I have seen that he likewise seems to jump at the chance to put down fans who get in touch with him contrarily. I've seen this multiple occassions. Obviously he needs to persevere through a ton of vitriol which must be difficult to need to manage once a day however not every person that has an antagonistic point or question is oppressive. I frequently observe flawlessly worded, yet adverse concerns, that have been sent to him 'retweeted' to his supporters which brings about that individual at that point accepting an invasion of mishandle from the individuals who think the club is being run fine and dandy. This isn't the sort of conduct that I need a CEO to take an interest in and he comprehends what he's doing. A direct @ answer (not a retweet) saying: "Sorry you feel that way. We are giving a valiant effort!" is the thing that I would consider an expert reaction. Indeed it can be entertaining to see dolts put in their place however not every person who has a pessimistic sentiment or proposal behaves in a way that merits them having a pack of web warriors set on them. In the meantime I do feel for the bloke being subjected to the nut cases however he's not silly, he knows why this pessimism is being broadcast and what might transform it. Be that as it may, they're his managers, they gave him a fantasy work so he's not by any means going to see an awful word said in regards to them regardless of how defended. 

(In case you're a DKB.TV supporter, I will examine a message that Peter Moore sent to me as of late, in the present video. I'll manage that once this article has been posted!) 

FSG's possession has totally sucked 37 years of happiness out of me from supporting Liverpool FC. I've been a season ticket holder, an investor (until the point when we were compelled to pitch to Hicks and Gillett) and I even got hitched at the Anfield Stadium in July 1999 to my youth sweetheart. The LFC tattoo to my left side arm that has been there since I was 17 has blurred away alongside the eagerness I once had. This site, which I began as a diversion back in the 90s, is presently as discouraging as Tom Werner's participation record as LFC executive. Why? Since Liverpool are not any more fruitful? Not in any manner. They weren't effective when I began it. This is on account of it torments me to see my kindred supporters contending each and every day about the proprietors and their absence of desire. 

Liverpool Football Club has been my life yet now I frequently consider myself to be a previous Liverpool FC supporter. What precisely is the club? Who and what am I supporting? I'll bolster the supervisor, I'll bolster a modest bunch of players that I believe are really pestered and I'll bolster the fans. What I won't do is indiscriminately bolster anything or anybody. At the point when the proprietors offer no excitement, where am I expected to discover it? For what reason would it be advisable for me to help them? For what reason would it be a good idea for me to help a club that is disparaging the fan base and dealing with their desires? What you going to do? Call me a plastic fan or express that I'm not a genuine fan? Yeh. That'll influence me to lose a great deal of rest today around evening time. I miss what Liverpool Football Club used to be about. Regardless I adore her, I just can't aimlessly bolster a reason that I can't help contradicting. Some won't comprehend this however I do realize that some will as I have seen comparable sentiments communicated. 

I don't have to see us win flatware each season, I don't have to see us burn through billions, I simply need us to really attempt. The proprietors are shrouded away finished the lake leaving two or three administrators slouched over portable workstations and their iPhones to disparage us about how the club is in such a more prominent state than it was. By and by I'd rather have seen us go into organization since I really comprehend what it would have implied. I don't perceive any advance on the pitch since David Moores was executive regardless of the considerable number of millions that have been spent. At any rate he understood he couldn't take the club any further and he attempted to make the best decision. What I'd provide for have him or somebody like him sat in that executive's crate offering the highs and the lows to the common fans scattered around the stadium. 

Rafa summed it up for me as of late when he stated: 

"In the days when David Moores and Rick Parry were in control it was ridiculously great. They were individuals who truly comprehended football. It resembled a family, close. At that point the club must be sold and everything transformed, they changed chiefs and the new proprietors ran it more as a business." 

A great many people will focus on the word 'business'. Not me. Business is a piece of the present amusement regardless. Corporate fans are vital for instance. Because they're on a corporate ticket doesn't mean they don't drain LFC. That sort of against corporate vibe is ordinarily from those further down the stepping stool that need to assert that they're 'regular workers' yet can without much of a stretch overdo it £100 on a match-day ticket and a couple of lagers. Rather how about we focus on the words: 'comprehended football', 'family', 'close', 'everything changed'. 

FSG are not dedicated to Liverpool Football Club. All they are resolved to is the lucrative leave that lies ahead for them. 

Jürgen Klopp needs us to accept. Well I know will probably accept when the general population at the best give me motivations to accept. 

Liverpool Football Club is simply a side-chick to Henry and Co. Their genuine love is in Boston. The Red Sox is the one they will go through Christmas with while Liverpool Football Club will be the one remaining alone considering how she finished however being their bit of fun, their bit as an afterthought, when it suits them. All things considered, our flying creature merits more. Whoever is fortunate to have her doesn't have to give her great endowments, no. I simply need to see her valued and made to feel extraordinary. Quit driving her on. Quit seeking the odd leg over when you feel like it. Either adore her or let her go. Let her discover bliss with somebody who will invest however much energy with her as could be expected, who will really attempt to make her vibe extraordinary once more. 

At the present time Amanda Staveley is in the market for a Premier League football club for her financial specialists. This canny, decided and aggressive lady has endeavored to purchase Liverpool Football Club on-and-off for over 10 years. While she might play with others that is not through decision. Its a dependable fact that she needs Liverpool and as a Liverpool fan herself, it's entirely clear with reference to why. I don't simply need the billions that are behind her, I need individuals who really adore football and who care the slightest bit. 

I would give careful consideration to the report that turned out finished the end of the week. There's just the same old thing new there. She's needed us for a considerable length of time and we as a whole comprehend what FSG esteem the club at. Try not to get your expectations up. However, don't expel her advantage. She cannot sit tight always however for a conceivable opening at Anfield. Her participation at the current Newcastle United-Liverpool apparatus was a cunning move by her. But people say it was for Liverpool F.C as well.

We shall see where things go, but it does seem to the last of FSG we might be seeing.
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