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Jan 21

The love I felt for Cyrille Regis as the bigots stood beside me | Kenan Malik

The black player ignored the abuse and inspired supporters and players alike‘There ain’t no black in the Union Jack, all the Pakis can fuck off back.” In the 1970s, when I started watching football, that’s what often greeted me at Old Trafford and Ella…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jan/21/love-i-felt-for-cyrille-regis-as-bigots-stood-beside-me

Jan 20

Swansea City v Liverpool: match preview

Carlos Carvalhal strayed into “David and Goliath” territory when he was talking about this fixture, which provides a measure of what he feels Swansea are up against. Liverpool put five past them on Boxing Day, two days before Carvalhal was appointed, a…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/20/swansea-city-liverpool-match-preview

Jan 19

Jürgen Klopp makes Karius Liverpool’s No 1 and says: ‘It’s time to deliver’

• Keeper set for extended run despite mistake against Man City• ‘Loris has to deliver and he knows that,’ says KloppJürgen Klopp has told Loris Karius it is time to deliver after installing the goalkeeper as Liverpool’s first choice. The German was pic…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/19/jurgen-klopp-loris-karius-liverpool-no1-goalkeeper

Jan 18

Steven Gerrard says Rhian Brewster can return stronger for Liverpool

• Liverpool forward might need surgery on an ankle injury• Gerrard: ‘He will miss football and be desperate to get back’Steven Gerrard has said Rhian Brewster’s determination to succeed at Liverpool will intensify following the ankle injury that could …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/18/steven-gerrard-rhian-brewster-return-stronger-liverpool

Jan 17

Inter keen on signing Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge on loan

• The 28-year-old is surplus to requirements at Anfield• Liverpool would prefer a permanent transfer for forwardInternazionale are the latest club to register interest in Daniel Sturridge but may need Liverpool to accept a loan deal to secure the strik…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/17/inter-keen-daniel-sturridge-liverpool

Jan 17

Liverpool footballer Jon Flanagan sentenced for assault

Player handed down 12-month community order for attacking his girlfriend, Rachael WallLiverpool footballer Jon Flanagan has been sentenced to a 12-month community order for assaulting his girlfriend on a night out. Flanagan, 25, pleaded guilty earlier …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/jan/17/liverpool-footballer-jon-flanagan-sentenced-assault-rachael-wall

Jan 16

Liverpool’s Simon Mignolet says ‘rotation is not healthy – this cannot last’

Belgian admits he is considering his future at the club‘Of course I am not happy but respect the trainer’s decision’The Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet admits he is considering his future at the club after Loris Karius took over as first-choice.The…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/16/liverpools-simon-mignolet-rotating-is-not-healthy-this-situation-cannot-last

Jan 15

Emre Can could sign new deal at Liverpool despite Juventus interest

• Midfielder is out of contract this summer after four years• Georginio Wijnaldum says Liverpool must improve to compete for titleEmre Can has claimed he may sign a new contract with Liverpool despite Juventus’s belief they will land the midfielder on …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/15/emre-can-could-sign-new-deal-liverpool-juventus-interest

Jan 14

Liverpool’s Jürgen Klopp: thank God I have a really good football team – video

Jürgen Klopp is delighted after watching his Liverpool side beat Manchester City 4-3 at Anfield in the Premier League on Sunday. It marks the first league defeat of the season for Pep Guardiola’s team but the City manager is philosophical in defeat say…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/video/2018/jan/14/liverpool-manchester-city-klopp-guardiola-anfield-thriller-video

Jan 14

Roberto Firmino’s fire and fury trumps Pep Guardiola and Manchester City | Barney Ronay

Liverpool’s Brazilian harried the Premier League leaders with a swashbuckling display at Anfield that emphatically ended their 30-game unbeaten runThere was a moment of jarringly delicate beauty 58 minutes into this game as Liverpool did not just beat …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2018/jan/14/roberto-firmino-liverpool-manchester-city-anfield