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2 Jul 2021
Goalkeeper Unai Simon was the hero as Spain edged past 10-man Switzerland 3-1 on penalties on Friday to set up a Euro 2020 semi-final against either Belgium or Italy.
3 Sep 2019
Switzerland boss Vladimir Petkovic insists he did not have a bust-up with Xherdan Shaqiri - but admits their relationship could be better.
10 Jul 2019
Jurgen Klopp has confirmed Liverpool will be without Xherdan Shaqiri for the start of their pre-season programme due to a calf tear. Shaqiri picked up the injury during Switzerland's Nations League clash with England on June 9. The 27-year-old returned to Liverpool's Melwood training complex on Monday, but he faces a period of rehabilitation before…
4 Jul 2019
The body of Swiss footballer Florijana Ismaili has been found, days after vanishing following a swimming accident at Lake Como in Italy. The 24-year-old was declared missing on Saturday after jumping into the lake from a boat and failing to resurface. Italian rescue services said her body was found at a depth of 204 metres…
31 May 2019
Jurgen Klopp laughed off suggestions he is an unlucky manager as he looks to halt an unfortunate run of ending up on the losing side in his last six finals as a coach when he leads Liverpool into Saturday's Champions League decider. "Since 2012, apart from 2017, I was every year with my team in…
7 May 2019
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp drafted in Divock Origi and Xherdan Shaqiri to cover for the injured Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino as his side try to mount an unlikely Champions League semi-final comeback against Barcelona on Tuesday. The Reds trail 3-0 from the first leg and their odds of reaching a second consecutive Champions League…
12 Jan 2019
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.
3 Jan 2019
Pep Guardiola reshuffled his Manchester City defence for Thursday's must-win top of the table Premier League clash with Liverpool as England international Kyle Walker was again dropped to the bench. City trail league leaders Liverpool by seven points with Guardiola admitting anything other than a win for the champions at the Etihad will make catching…
17 Dec 2018
Substitute Xherdan Shaqiri scored twice to give Liverpool a fully deserved 3-1 victory over Manchester United at Anfield to go back to the top of the table.
16 Dec 2018
Jose Mourinho came under fire from Manchester United legends after his side's dismal display in a 3-1 defeat at Liverpool that underlined just how far they have fallen. Mourinho's side were out-classed by Liverpool as Xherdan Shaqiri's late double killed off United at Anfield. United were fortunate to be level when Jesse Lingard cancelled out…
16 Dec 2018
Liverpool powered back to the top of the Premier League as Xherdan Shaqiri inspired a 3-1 win over bitter rivals Manchester United, while Arsenal's 22-match unbeaten run was shattered by a shock 3-2 defeat at Southampton on Sunday. Jurgen Klopp's side made it six successive league victories thanks to Shaqiri's late double after United's Jesse…
11 Nov 2018
Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League table -- temporarily at least -- with a 2-0 win at home to basement club Fulham at Anfield on Sunday. Jurgen Klopp's side continued their unbeaten start to the Premier League season as Mohamed Salah's eighth goal this term and a second from the recalled Xherdan…

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