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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 Clearout Set To Begin With Four Imminent Depatures

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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MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Patrick Bamford of Middlesbrough during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Leeds United at Riverside Stadium on March 2, 2018 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by James Williamson - AMA/Getty Images)

Ireland Prospect Patrick Bamford Close To Completing £10m Leeds Move

Middlesbrough striker Patrick Bamford looks set to complete a move to Leeds United in the very near future. Multiple reports have suggested that the former Chelsea forward is on the verge of completing a move to Boro’s Championship rivals, for a deal that could be worth as much as £10m. Leeds United have agreed a fee with Middlesbrough for striker Patrick Bamford. …

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ANN ARBOR, MI - JULY 28: Manager José Mourinho of Manchester United speaks with the media after a 4-1 loss to Liverpool during the International Champions Cup 2018 match at Michigan Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/International Champions Cup/Getty Images)

Manchester United Had A Nine-Man Centre-Back Transfer Wishlist

Harry Maguire was one of nine names considered by Manchester United to fill their central defensive void this summer. Reports this week suggested that the Leicester City and England defender had surged to the top of Man United’s wishlist, and that the Red Devils were intensifying their efforts to bring the centre-back to Old Trafford before the transfer deadline passes. …

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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)

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

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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GLASGOW - MARCH 8: General view of Celtic Park taken during the Scottish Premier League match between Glasgow Celtic and Glasgow Rangers held on March 8, 2003 at Celtic Park, in Glasgow, Scotland. Celtic won the match 1-0. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Celtic Slash Rangers Parkhead Ticket Allocation In Retaliation Measure

Celtic have announced plans to allocate just 800 tickets for Rangers fans in the first Glasgow derby to be played at Parkhead this season. The reigning Scottish Premiership champions have taken the step in retaliation for a similar measure announced by their city rivals, who reduced Celtic’s usual allocation from roughly 7,000 to less than 1,000 due to “overwhelming season …

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JULY 25: Coach Jürgen Klopp during the press conference after the game between Liverpool and Manchester City at MetLife Stadium on July 25, 2018 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/International Champions Cup/Getty Images)

Jurgen Klopp Responds To Jose Mourinho’s Early-Season Mind Games

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has shrugged off Jose Mourinho’s suggestion that the Reds have to win the Premier League title this season. Liverpool have spent roughly £170m this summer in recruiting Naby Keita, Fabinho, Xherdan Shaqiri and Alisson Becker to Anfield this summer – leading to Mourino’s assertion that the demand on Liverpool to end that near-three decade wait for …

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during the first round of the 147th Open Championship at Carnoustie Golf Club on July 19, 2018 in Carnoustie, Scotland.

Shane Lowry Shoots Brilliant 67 With Brother As Caddy

Ireland’s Shane Lowry has given himself a huge boost in his bid to keep his PGA Tour Card. The Offaly man shot a fine round of 67 (-5) at the RBC Canadian Open in Ontario on Friday, jumping more than 55 places for a share of 12th place after the second round. The need for Lowry to have a strong tournament …

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JULY 25: Liverpool goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher (62) warms up prior to the International Champions Cup Soccer game between Liverpool and Manchester City on July 25, 2018 at Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. (Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Liverpool’s Caoimhin Kelleher Could Be Set To Start Vs. Man United On Saturday

Irish goalkeeper could be in line to start in Liverpool’s International Champions Cup clash with Manchester United this weekend. The 19-year-old Corkman has featured intermittently in Liverpool’s pre-season campaign thus far, but could be thrust further into the spotlight against Jose Mourinho’s side in Michigan this weekend. Loris Karius has been forced to sit out Friday’s training session with a …

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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 04: Matteo Darmian of Manchester United takes a thrown in during the Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on December 4, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Matteo Darmian Confirms Desire To Leave Manchester United

Manchester United defender Matteo Darmian has reiterated his desire to leave Old Trafford in the current transfer window. The Italian international is down the pecking order at the Premier League club, and reports have suggested that Jose Mourinho is open to selling the former Torino man if the price is right. Antonio Valencia is still seemingly the first-choice right back, …

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MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 23, 2018: CSKA Moscow's Alexander Golovin attends a ceremony to award his team with silver medals for the 2017/2018 Russian Football Premier League season, at Moscow's VEB Arena. Sergei Bobylev/TASS (Photo by Sergei BobylevTASS via Getty Images)

Monaco Confirm Signing Of Russia World Cup Star Aleksandr Golovin

Monaco have completed the signing of Russia’s World Cup star and widely-reported Chelsea target Aleksandr Golovin. The French side have moved to recruit the CSKA Moscow midfielder on a five-year deal, for a fee believed to be in the region of €30m. AS Monaco are delighted to announce the arrival of Aleksandr Golovin from @pfc_cska on a 5️⃣-year deal until June 2023!#WelcomeToMonaco …

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SAMARA, RUSSIA - JULY 07: Harry Maguire of England celebrates following his sides victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Quarter Final match between Sweden and England at Samara Arena on July 7, 2018 in Samara, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Manchester United Bid For Leicester Defender Harry Maguire [Report]

Manchester United have reportedly come to Leicester City with a bid for central defender Harry Maguire. Sky Sports news have claimed that the Red Devils have approached the Foxes with an official offer to take the England international to Old Trafford, alleged to be in the region of £65m. BREAKING: Manchester United have approached Leicester City over the sale of their …

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Liverpool goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher (R) grabs the ball during the International Champions Cup at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on July 25, 2018. (Photo by KENA BETANCUR / AFP) (Photo credit should read KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Irish Goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher Impresses In Liverpool’s Victory Over Man City

Irish goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher was given another pre-season run-out in Liverpool’s International Champions Cup clash with Manchester City on Wednesday night. The 19-year-old former Ringmahon Rangers man played for the entire second half of the Reds’ friendly in the Reds’ victory at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, replacing Loris Karius at the restart. Tasked with keeping out the likes …

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