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Liverpool benefit from presence of £65m Alisson, says Virgil van Dijk

• Brazil goalkeeper gets thumbs-up after winning debut• Georginio Wijnaldum welcomes having to fight for placeVirgil van Dijk has said Liverpool’s £65m goalkeeper Alisson has made an immediate impact with his distribution and vocal authority.The Brazil…

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Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool cannot be anything but the challenger – video

Jürgen Klopp was pleased with Liverpool’s convincing start to the season, but has warned there will be much tougher tests ahead. Liverpool underlined their Premier League title credentials with a comprehensive 4-0 defeat of West Ham at Anfiel…

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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 step was thoroughly convincing. West Ham United were swatted aside at Anfield as Klopp’s team slipped back into the old routine with goals fr…

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Liverpool 4-0 West Ham United: Premier League – as it happened

Two goals from Sadio Mané helped Liverpool to a campaign-starting, morale-boosting thumping of West HamRead Andy Hunter’s match report 3.41pm BST That’s all from me, but the footballing fun isn’t over yet – Join Nick Ames now for Arsenal v Manchester C…

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Xherdan Shaqiri: ‘Nothing is impossible; we can beat anyone in the world’

Liverpool’s Switzerland forward is feeling optimistic and says his new club can compete with Bayern, Real Madrid and BarcelonaThere were only 10 days between Xherdan Shaqiri suffering World Cup elimination with Switzerland and him interrupting a well-e…

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‘Following Liverpool FC gives me a greater sense of wellbeing than buying things for the house’

Research information and systems manager Kevin Pogorzelski spends £3,500 a year following his favourite football teamMy trips to Liverpool probably started when my dad left. I was 14 and obsessed with Liverpool FC. The person who used to take me to see…

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Mark Hughes believes Southampton have not taken risk with Danny Ings

• Striker has had poor run with injuries in past three years• ‘It’s not as if we have to get him rehabbed,’ says Hughes Related: Liverpool can ensure Premier League is not eternal lap of honour for City | Barney Ronay Mark Hughes is confident Southampt…

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Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool are like Rocky Balboa, not Ivan Drago

• ‘We don’t have the best tools. We have to do more’• Klopp set to hand goalkeeper Alisson debut against West HamJürgen Klopp has likened Liverpool to Rocky Balboa on the basis they must work and compete harder than any of their rivals to win the Premi…

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Liverpool can ensure Premier League is not eternal lap of honour for City | Barney Ronay

Now the white noise of the ‘non-football’ season has finished the Premier League needs Jürgen Klopp’s side to make the next eight months feel less predictableWell, at least that’s all over. Anyone who loves football will of course hate the transfer win…

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