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Liverpool Boss Jürgen Klopp Full Of Praise For Irish Academy Prospect

Everton v Liverpool: U18 Premier League

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has been impressed with certain members of his youth contingent recently. Klopp brought the squad for what he called an extra pre-season training regime in La Manga last week, with youngster Yan Dhanda and Ireland under-19 international Conor Masterson in tow. Speaking to the Liverpool Echo, the manager praised the duo’s attitude and worth ethic on …

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Watch: Philippe Coutinho Attempts To Recreate Steven Gerrard’s Olympiakos Screamer

Gerrard Coutinho

In terms of famous Liverpool goals, Steven Gerrard’s Champions Leauge strike against Olympiakos in 2004 is up there among the most memorable. Gerrard’s 87th-minute cracker from long range sealed Liverpool’s 3-1 comeback and ensured qualification to the last sixteen of the competition which of course they then went on to win at the end of that season. As part of …

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Why Are Premier League Clubs Continuing To Struggle In Europe?

MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 15: Granit Xhaka, Hector Bellerin, Gabriel Paulista and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (L-R) of Arsenal react during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Arsenal FC at Allianz Arena on February 15, 2017 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)

The Premier League is renowned as the best league in the world but if you look at the list of previous winners of the Champions League, English teams are way down the list of winners or even finalists. The last three seasons have seen the Champions League trophy remain in Spain.  While Sevilla have landed the last three Europa League …

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Sergio Aguero Reveals He “Dreamt” Of Playing For Liverpool

Manchester City v Liverpool - Premier League

While it seems crazy to suggest Sergio Aguero could depart the Etihad this summer, Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola is known for taking no prisoners and is not afraid to upset his squad or fans for the long term good of the team. You only have to look at his spell at Barcelona where he shipped Zlatan Ibrahimovic out because …

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Eamon Dunphy Takes Aim At Liverpool’s “Bargain Basement” Transfer Policy Under Jürgen Klopp

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John Giles fired a broadside at Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp last week, and now his longtime partner in crime Eamon Dunphy has followed suit. However, while Giles was critical of the German manager’s tactics, insofar as their attacking mentality led to a number of defensive mistakes, Dunphy has instead focused on Liverpool’s transfer policy as the target of his disapproval. Writing …

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Tottenham’s Awful Away Form Is A Signal Of Wavering Mentality

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Kyle Walker (C) of Tottenham Hotspur and team mates leave the pitch after the Premier League match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on February 11, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images for Tottenham Hotspur FC)

We’ve seen it all before. ‘It’s Tottenham’ is a phrase that has burdened the club throughout the Premier League era. Their away form is turning out to be an unwelcome return to what made them so mentally mediocre. Saturday’s display was abysmal, but that’s not been a rarity this time around. Last season, Tottenham forged a season out of consistency on the …

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