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Jurgen Klopp Willing To Let Liverpool’s Fringe Players Leave

Jurgen Klopp admits he is willing to allow some of Liverpool’s fringe players to leave before the end of August. Reds boss Klopp splashed out £160 million on Naby Keita, Fabinho, Alisson Becker and Xherdan Shaqiri before the Premier League transfer window closed last week. Those deals mean Liverpool are open to off-loading players likely to be squeezed out of …

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Sergio Ramos Fires Back At Klopp As Champions League Row Continues

Sergio Ramos has taunted Jurgen Klopp over his record in finals as their war of words about the incident in the Champions League final continues.  The Real Madrid captain was embroiled in controversy in the final in May after his tackle on Mo Salah left the Egyptian international injured. It was also revealed that the 32-year-old had an altercation with goalkeeper, …

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Jurgen Klopp Expects Big Things From Liverpool This Season

Jurgen Klopp says he has high expectations for Liverpool’s ability to challenge for the Premier League title after spending the most of any of his rivals in the close season. Liverpool spent a reported £176million ($225million, 196million euros) bringing in, among others, Brazilians goalkeeper Alisson and midfielder Fabinho and Klopp hopes to deliver Liverpool’s first league title in the Premier …

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Liverpool Clearout Set To Begin With Four Imminent Depatures

BLACKBURN, ENGLAND - JULY 19: Lazar Markovic of Liverpool at Ewood Park on July 19, 2018 in Blackburn, England. (Photo by James Williamson - AMA/Getty Images)

Liverpool look set to trim a few players from the wage bill in the next couple of days. With the bulk of the Reds’ transfer incomings completed (possibly all of it, even), attention for the last few weeks of the window has been turned towards cutting some players from the squad. Jurgen Klopp has been pretty vocal about the need …

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Jurgen Klopp Unlikely To Add Defensive Signings This Summer

Liverpool’s transfer window thus far has caused untold excitement among the Anfield faithful. The long-awaited arrival of Naby Keita was followed by the signing of Fabinho, bolstering Liverpool’s midfield – a necessity given injury troubles and the sale of Emre Can. Xherdan Shaqiri was likely signed for ‘back-up’, but given his display in yesterday’s 4-1 win over Manchester United, he …

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Mourinho’s Comments On Youth Compared To Klopp’s And Pep’s Are Startling

The negativity surrounding Manchester United’s pre-season preparations was rampant throughout the fan-base, but it is now coming from the manager. United began their pre-season with three straight draws against Club América of Mexico, San Jose Earthquakes and AC Milan, but last night’s 4-1 thumping at the hands of bitter rivals Liverpool certainly represents the nadir. The likes of Paul Pogba, …

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Jurgen Klopp Praises ‘Not Normal’ Xherdan Shaqiri After Strong Liverpool Debut

Xherdan Shaqiri (23) of Liverpool celebrates after a goal during an International Champions Cup match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan USA, on Wednesday, July 28, 2018. (Photo by Amy Lemus/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was full of praise for Xherdan Shaqiri’s first Reds impression on Saturday night. The Swiss international entered the fray in the second half during Liverpool’s pre-season friendly against Manchester United in Michigan, going on to assist Daniel Sturridge’s goal before scoring himself with a tremendous overhead kick late on in the 4-1 win. _____ Shaqiri only joined up …

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Klopp Shrugs Off Mourinho Jibe Ahead Of United Clash

Jurgen Klopp on Friday laughed off suggestions by Jose Mourinho that Liverpool’s transfer spending spree meant the club faced greater pressure to win the Premier League title. Liverpool have spent heavily this year as they attempt to close the gap on champions Manchester City, splashing out more than 200 million pounds for Alisson, Naby Keita, Fabinho, Xherdan Shaqiri and Virgil …

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Klopp Slams Ramos And Labels Him ‘Brutal’ And A ‘Wrestler’ After Champions League Performance

Liverpool supporters will be excited about what lies ahead.  A busy transfer window has seen them strengthen their squad ahead of the 2018/19 campaign as the Merseyside club look to launch an attack on the Premier League title. However, the summer was a period of reflection and most certainly a case of what could have been. The Champions League final …

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