rss

Category: Porto

0

Jürgen Klopp ‘really happy’ Liverpool will play Barcelona in semi-finals – video

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has said that the huge aggregate 6-1 scoreline against Porto over the two legs of their Champions League quarter-finals was a little unfair and that their opponents had made their lives very difficult in Portugal.Though L…

0

Jürgen Klopp looks forward to ‘proper game’ with Barcelona in semi-finals

• Liverpool manager says return to last four is big statement• ‘I’m really proud of the boys, it’s brilliant what they did’Jürgen Klopp said Liverpool had made a big statement on the European stage by reaching the Champions League semi-finals for a sec…

0

Liverpool show resilience and sense of purpose in putting out Porto

Porto on top before Sadio Mané opens the floodgates to send Liverpool sailing into the Champions League semi-finalsDanny Makkelie stood there in the middle of the storm, rain pouring down around the referee, and put his finger in his ear. It was not ea…

0

Sadio Mané sets up Liverpool for comfortable passage past Porto

It was the fight Jürgen Klopp had envisaged, not always the procession another heavy aggregate defeat of Porto might suggest, and Liverpool passed every test at a raucous Estádio do Dragão. Strong, resilient, clinical and cutting; every attribute that …

0

Porto v Liverpool: Champions League quarter-final – live!

Second-leg updates from the Estádio do DragãoLook in on updates of Man City v Spurs hereSend your thoughts to Scott via email here 7.20pm BST For You Blue. Spotted at the Estadio do Dragao, the fab back four. They’ve been much more solid since bringing…

0

Liverpool not among world’s best until we win something, says James Milner

• Midfielder hopes club can win ‘at least’ one trophy this season• Porto fans can affect Champions League second leg, says KloppJames Milner has said Liverpool cannot be considered among the best teams in the world until they win a trophy under Jürgen …

0

Liverpool’s players thriving under pressure of title race, says Robertson

• Defender says team are enjoying battle with Manchester City• Robertson wary of underestimating Porto in second legAndy Robertson has insisted that Liverpool’s players are thriving under the pressure of the title race but has warned they must not unde…

0

Liverpool’s Jürgen Klopp: ‘The game is still on. We have to go to Porto and fight’

• Liverpool manager remains despite 2-0 lead• ‘The atmosphere will be really tough and intense’Jürgen Klopp said Liverpool still have a fight on their hands to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League despite this comfortable win over Porto at Anf…

0

James Milner shows the intensity Liverpool will need for run-in

Switched to full-back from his usual midfield role the veteran’s attitude and experience was key in defence and attackJames Milner was made for nights like this one, and Jürgen Klopp seems to realise it. Even at 33 the midfielder’s desire and enthusias…

0

Liverpool cruise to victory over Porto after Naby Keïta’s flying start

Jürgen Klopp appeared to indulge in promotional duties for Uefa when giving this quarter-final a billing Liverpool’s recent history with Porto did not merit. The Liverpool manager had suggested the reunion would be awkward against an opponent with reve…

0

Liverpool v Porto: Champions League quarter-final, first leg – live!

Updates from the 8pm BST kick-offYou can email Barry here or tweet him hereTottenham v Man City – join Jacob Steinberg for the latestLive scoreboard: the latest from Tuesday’s matches 7.12pm BST Alex Telles starts at left-back, having recovered from in…

0

Jürgen Klopp urges Liverpool to feel release of pressure before Porto clash

• Manager glad Champions League football is secured for 2018-19• ‘I love this season much more,’ Klopp says of current run-inThis time last year Liverpool had vanquished Porto 5-0 in the Champions League last 16 and were on the eve of completing a 5-1 …

0

‘We are on fire’: Jürgen Klopp hails Liverpool ahead of Champions League clash with Porto – video

Liverpool manager Jûrgen Klopp hailed his side’s development in Europe ahead of the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Porto. Speaking ahead of the match at Anfield, he said: ‘We are on fire. In training you can se…

0

Liverpool are too greedy for success to go easy on Porto, says Jürgen Klopp

• Taking Europe lightly to boost domestic push not on the agenda• ‘It’s at Anfield, it’s a quarter-final, it’s a big one for us’Jürgen Klopp has said Liverpool are too hungry for success to consider rationing their efforts in the Champions League. With…

0

Champions League quarter-finals: tie-by-tie analysis and verdict

We run the rule over the matches, including Manchester United’s clash with Barcelona, and predict who will triumphA great opportunity for Juventus and Cristiano Ronaldo to take a step closer to the only title that really matters to the club now that th…

0

Champions League draw pits Spurs against Man City and Man Utd with Barcelona

• Liverpool face Porto in last eight, while Ajax meet Juventus• United and Liverpool could meet in last fourTottenham and Manchester City will face each other in an all-English quarter-final of the Champions League next month.Last year’s beaten finalis…

0

Real Madrid sign Brazilian defender Éder Militão from Porto for €50m

• 21-year-old becomes Zinedine Zidane’s first signing after return• Centre-back agrees six-year contract with La Liga clubReal Madrid have announced the signing of Éder Militão from Porto, the 21-year-old centre-back becoming the first transfer since Z…

0

Porto score VAR penalty in extra time to send Roma out of Champions League

Porto converted a penalty awarded after a VAR review three minutes from the end of extra time to beat Roma 3-1 and reach the Champions League quarter-finals.Fernando went down as he tried to meet Maxi Pereira’s low shot across the face of the goal and …

0

Porto v Roma: Champions League last 16, second leg – live!

Live updates from the 8pm GMT kick-offYou can email Barry here or tweet him here 6.45pm GMT Not to be outdone by his opposite number, Porto’s coach also spoke of the importance of the group over the individual. “The collective is what counts,” he said….

0

Nicolò Zaniolo’s double delivers first-leg advantage for Roma against Porto

Teenage forward Nicolò Zaniolo scored twice as Roma edged the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash against Porto 2-1 at Stadio Olimpico. There had been little to chose between the sides during the first half, with Edin Dzeko seeing his sho…