Wijnaldum backs Van Dijk for Ballon d'Or recognition
Virgil van Dijk deserves to win the Ballon d'Or should the Netherlands beat hosts Portugal to lift the first ever Nations League on Sunday, according to his club and international teammate Georginio Wijnaldum.
Five key battles to decide Champions League final
Tottenham and Liverpool play for the biggest prize in club football on Saturday as the two Premier League teams go head-to-head in the Champions League final.
I know football. Football knows me. I love football. Football loves me. Our love affair never waned even though I gloomily walked out on her years and decades ago to go for solid education that delightfully has stood me in good stead all these years – even though without nicely earned money to excite my…
Liverpool produces another miraculous comeback to knock Barcelona out
They are not known as kings of comebacks for nothing. Liverpool yesterday proved doubters wrong by eliminating Barcelona in the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League despite carrying a 0-3 deficit from the first leg.
Firmino on bench for Liverpool against Barca
Roberto Firmino was deemed fit enough only for the bench as Liverpool prepared to face Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final on Wednesday. Firmino had trained on Tuesday morning after shaking off a muscle strain but was picked as a substitute at Camp Nou, while Joe Gomez came in at right-back…
Liverpool back on top with win at Cardiff
Liverpool continue to put the pressure on Manchester City as a hard-fought 2-0 win at relegation threatened Cardiff moved them back top of the Premier League on Sunday.
Lovren returns for Liverpool's quarter-final clash with Porto
Dejan Lovren will make his first Liverpool start since early January as Jurgen Klopp made three changes for his side's Champions League quarter-final, first leg at home to Porto on Tuesday. Croatian centre-back Lovren returns at the expense of Joel Matip, while James Milner deputises for the suspended Andy Robertson at left-back. Liverpool captain Jordan…
Liverpool, Man Utd, Arsenal record victories
Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League table with a convincing win over Bournemouth at Anfield. Goals from Sadio Mane, Georginio Wijnaldum and Mohamed Salah gave Jurgen Klopp’s side a 3-0 victory to take the three points above Manchester City, who host Chelsea at Etihad Stadium today. Two goals from Paul Pogba and…
Liverpool back to winning ways and back on top
Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool made a statement in not just returning to winning ways with a 3-0 win over Bournemouth on Saturday, but the manner in which they regained a three-point lead over Manchester City at the top of the Premier League. Sadio Mane, Georginio Wijnaldum and Mohamed Salah scored the goals as Klopp's men…
Salah penalty sends Liverpool seven points clear again
Liverpool bounced back from two consecutive defeats to remain on course for a first league title in 29 years, but were made to wait before breaking down an obdurate Brighton thanks to Mohamed Salah's 50th-minute penalty in a 1-0 win on Saturday.