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Jürgen Klopp: ‘The players know this season will be unbelievably hard’

• Liverpool manager says players must be ready for all challenges• Klopp, however, savoured a good start in 4-0 rout of West HamJürgen Klopp has said Liverpool face an “unbelievably hard” Premier League season despite opening the campaign with a 4-0 ro…

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Jürgen Klopp: ‘The players know this season will be unbelievably hard’

• Liverpool manager says players must be ready for all challenges• Klopp, however, savoured a good start in 4-0 rout of West HamJürgen Klopp has said Liverpool face an “unbelievably hard” Premier League season despite opening the campaign with a 4-0 ro…

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Sadio Mané scores twice as Liverpool thrash West Ham United

In the words of Jürgen Klopp there is an expectation on Liverpool to make the next step this season. The first one was thoroughly convincing. West Ham United were swatted aside as Liverpool recorded their biggest opening day win at Anfield for 86 years…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/aug/12/liverpool-west-ham-united-premier-league-match-report

Sadio Mané scores twice as Liverpool thrash West Ham United

In the words of Jürgen Klopp there is an expectation on Liverpool to make the next step this season. The first one was thoroughly convincing. West Ham United were swatted aside as Liverpool recorded their biggest opening day win at Anfield for 86 years…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/aug/12/liverpool-west-ham-united-premier-league-match-report

Liverpool clinch fourth after Mohamed Salah kickstarts romp against Brighton

Liverpool left it typically late to seal Champions League qualification but their farewell to an uplifting Premier League season and warm-up for Real Madrid was otherwise faultless. Mohamed Salah began an emphatic defeat of Brighton with a record 32nd …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/may/13/liverpool-brighton-premier-league-match-report

Jürgen Klopp warns ‘brilliant’ Liverpool to prepare for Roma backlash

• Klopp challenges ‘outstanding’ Mo Salah to prove he is world’s best • Di Francesco: ‘This tie is not over. We scored three against Barça’Jürgen Klopp said Liverpool will withstand another Roma recovery next week after seizing control of their Champio…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/apr/24/jurgen-klopp-liverpool-roma-mo-salah-di-francesco-barcelona

Rampaging Liverpool answer Klopp’s call for bravery to eviscerate City | Andy Hunter

Pep Guardiola’s safety-first approach handed the initiative to Liverpool and to a man they seized it with vigour on another momentous European night at AnfieldThis was the wrong time and place for making concessions. The team coaches were re-routed awa…

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Mohamed Salah strike helps Liverpool to resounding win over West Ham

It is testament to the power of Liverpool’s attack and momentum that even on a day when Jürgen Klopp’s side were not at their fluent best they cruised to victory over West Ham United and into second in the Premier League. The fab three of Mohamed Salah…

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Jürgen Klopp blasts officials over decision-making on Tottenham penalties

• ‘If I say what I think, I’d pay biggest fine in football’ – manager• Mauricio Pochettino says referee ‘right in every single decision’Jürgen Klopp said he would be hit with “the biggest fine in world football” for his true thoughts on Tottenham Hotsp…

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Harry Kane’s last-gasp penalty earns Spurs dramatic draw at Liverpool

Jürgen Klopp hurtled towards the Kop in celebration of Mohamed Salah’s magnificent 21st league goal of the season. His goalkeeping coach, John Achterberg, performed a forward roll on to the pitch, clipboard still in hand. It was the 91st minute at Anfi…

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Jay Rodriguez’s West Brom double dumps Liverpool out of FA Cup

VAR vied for the limelight but West Bromwich Albion would not be denied. “Nice one Cyrille,” sang the away section as they savoured an outstanding victory and tribute to their late hero Regis. His old club excelled while Liverpool faltered badly, exiti…

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Jürgen Klopp praises Liverpool’s adventure in win over Manchester City

• Manager says Liverpool ‘made the right statement’ after Coutinho exit• ‘You have no alternative if you want to beat City. We should try to win this way’Jürgen Klopp believes Liverpool issued an “important statement” about their future without Philipp…

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Liverpool 4-3 Manchester City: player ratings from the Anfield thriller | Andy Hunter

Roberto Firmino led from the front for Liverpool and scored a fine goal to put them back ahead, but Raheem Sterling put in a poor display in front of a hostile crowdLoris Karius Strong in the air when called upon but beaten convincingly at his near pos…

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FA to investigate racism allegations after Firmino and Holgate flare-up

• Brazilian forward clashed with Mason Holgate in first half of Cup tie• FA says it will launch an investigation into the incidentThe Football Association has confirmed it will launch an investigation after allegations by the Everton defender Mason Hol…

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Virgil van Dijk crowns Liverpool debut to see off Everton in Cup derby

The first instalment has been repaid. Virgil van Dijk announced his arrival as Liverpool’s record signing and the world’s most expensive defender with an 85th-minute winner to knock Everton out of the FA Cup, the first time the visitors have suffered t…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/05/liverpool-everton-fa-cup-match-report

Mohamed Salah double inspires Liverpool fightback after Vardy opener

By Jürgen Klopp’s admission the £75m that Liverpool are paying for Virgil van Dijk is unpleasant but Mohamed Salah represents “a catch” at £36.9m. His valuation of the Egypt international appeared sensible, even understated in the perverse world of foo…

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