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‘The numbers are incredible,’ says Klopp after record-equalling West Ham win

Liverpool’s 21st consecutive home win equals English record‘We all know that it is very special,’ says manager KloppJürgen Klopp hailed Liverpool’s record-breaking campaign as “special” and “incredible” after the unbeaten Premier League leaders took an…

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Sadio Mané brings title closer for Liverpool after West Ham scare

Liverpool made history in taking another leap towards the Premier League title but West Ham made them fight all the way for a place in the record books. Jürgen Klopp’s champions-elect established a new Premier League record of 21 consecutive home wins …

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Howler from Shrewsbury’s Williams sends Liverpool’s youngsters into fifth round

As a Liverpool youth team celebrated securing the club’s passage into the fifth round of the FA Cup it was not difficult to imagine Jürgen Klopp, with a beer and a laptop on holiday, affording himself a wry smile. His gamble, his stand against football…

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Howler from Shrewsbury’s Williams sends Liverpool’s youngsters into fifth round

As a Liverpool youth team celebrated securing the club’s passage into the fifth round of the FA Cup it was not difficult to imagine Jürgen Klopp, with a beer and a laptop on holiday, affording himself a wry smile. His gamble, his stand against football…

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Jürgen Klopp says Liverpool ‘not close to being perfect’ despite unbeaten run

• Leaders beat Southampton 4-0 to claim 20th home win in row• Klopp puts title celebrations on hold despite 22-point advantageJürgen Klopp said Liverpool are not perfect and in no mood to celebrate the impending arrival of the Premier League title at A…

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Mo Salah at the double as Liverpool smash four past Southampton

Liverpool indulged in a spot of record-equalling as they took another step closer to that coveted league title. Jürgen Klopp’s unbeaten team matched Manchester City’s record of 20 consecutive Premier League home wins with an ultimately emphatic defeat …

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Jürgen Klopp says Champions League proposals are ‘absolute bollocks’

• Liverpool manager blasts plan to expand group stage• Klopp also critical of decision to use one pitch at Club World CupJürgen Klopp has condemned plans to expand the Champions League group stage as “absolute bollocks” and Fifa’s organisation of the C…

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Liverpool ride luck as Mohamed Salah double punishes wasteful Watford

Liverpool will head for the Club World Cup in Qatar on Sunday comfortable in the knowledge their commanding lead in the Premier League will not be troubled any time soon. This was far from a vintage display by Jürgen Klopp’s team, in fact they were fai…

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Marco Silva on brink after thrashing as Everton line up David Moyes return

• Liverpool win 5-2 at Anfield in Merseyside derby• Silva admits Everton were ‘not good enough’Marco Silva is on the brink of the sack as Everton manager following a comprehensive derby defeat by Liverpool, with David Moyes lined up for a return to Goo…

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Divock Origi leads Liverpool feast to raise pressure on Everton’s Silva

Bragging rights barely covers the latest rewards for Liverpool from the Merseyside derby. Victory in the 234th episode protected their eight-point lead at the Premier League summit, extended their unbeaten league run to a club-record 32 games and broug…

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Liverpool 11 points clear despite Alisson red as Van Dijk sinks Brighton

Was this the day Liverpool seized control of the title race? No, that was when Manchester City were comfortably beaten here last time out. All that could be said for sure after Brighton were beaten at a surprisingly fraught Anfield is that this was the…

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Liverpool will relish pressure of Salzburg decider, says Jürgen Klopp

• Reds need to avoid defeat in Austria to progress• Fabinho could face spell on sidelines with ankle injuryJürgen Klopp lamented Liverpool’s failure to book a Champions League “holiday” in Salzburg next month but insisted his European champions would t…

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Dejan Lovren’s header rescues point for Liverpool against Napoli

Europe holds few surprises for Jürgen Klopp after 100 Uefa games and his latest encounter with Carlo Ancelotti’s Napoli brought all-too familiar problems for Liverpool. The old fox, as the Liverpool manager once called his Italian counterpart, thwarted…

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Pep Guardiola calls on referees’ chief for explanation on handball

• Manchester City manager claimed offence by Alexander-Arnold• Fabinho fired opening goal for Liverpool 22 seconds laterPep Guardiola said the referees’ chief Mike Riley should explain the latest controversy involving VAR as his Manchester City team fe…

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Liverpool 3-1 Manchester City: Premier League player ratings | Andy Hunter

Fabinho dazzles for Liverpool while John Stones struggles in the Manchester City defenceAlisson Continue reading…

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Liverpool’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has the class to leave Genk in a spin

It will not rank among the most exhilarating European nights of Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool career but he will savour victory over Genk regardless. The European champions are in touching distance of the knockout stages once again and, given the workload a…

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Jürgen Klopp says Liverpool could pull out of Carabao Cup over fixture clashes

• Liverpool to play in Club World Cup during quarter-final week• ‘If they don’t find a proper date for us, we cannot play’Jürgen Klopp has threatened to withdraw Liverpool from the Carabao Cup should the EFL and Premier League fail to find what he cons…

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Curtis Jones and Liverpool beat Arsenal on penalties after 5-5 thriller

Jürgen Klopp and Unai Emery rang the Carabao Cup changes and for once there were no complaints. Liverpool and Arsenal traded 10 goals that ranged from ugly to stunning and everything in between. They traded mistakes, terrible ones, and they traded blow…

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Mo Salah earns jittery Liverpool 4-3 win after RB Salzburg storm back

The wild night Jürgen Klopp had predicted appeared the product of an over-active imagination when Mohamed Salah put Liverpool into a three-goal lead. By the hour, with the newcomers on level terms at the home of the European champions, he found no plea…

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Sadio Mané double gives Liverpool comeback win after Newcastle scare

There are days when you have to admire the ominous power in the opposition ranks and take your punishment. This was one of them for Steve Bruce. His Newcastle team were belligerent, committed and disciplined at Anfield, they even took the lead, and the…