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Jurgen Klopp Hints At Possible New Liverpool Signings This Week

Liverpool fans have had a frustrating summer with failed moves for a number of players including Southampton’s Virgil van Dijk and Leipzig’s Naby Keita added to the want-away Philippe Coutinho’s transfer request as he wishes to depart the club for Barcelona. Yesterday’s Champions League draw will have boosted the Anfield faithful following their return to Europe’s top competition where they …

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Philippe Coutinho Set For Talks With Liverpool As Barcelona Pursuit Comes To An End

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Having seen their Sunday evening deadline come and go without movement from the Liverpool camp, Barcelona’s pursuit of Phillipe Coutinho appears to be over. La Blaugrana’s third bid, totaling £114 million, was rejected by the Reds last week and, understandably, Barca are seemingly not willing to offer any more. So although he handed in a transfer request and reportedly told …

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Quiz: How Well Do You Remember The Opening Weekend Of Last Season?

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The Premier League finally gets back underway this evening as Arsenal host Leicester City in the first game of the new season. The action continues tomorrow morning when Liverpool travel to Watford in what could be a very tricky assignment for the Philippe Coutinho-less Reds. In the afternoon, Chelsea begin their title defence with a home fixture against Burnley before …

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Sky Sports Claim Philippe Coutinho Has Handed In A Transfer Request

STRATFORD, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides second goal with Adam Lallana of Liverpool during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at London Stadium on May 14, 2017 in Stratford, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

News is breaking this afternoon that Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho has handed in a transfer request in the midst of interest from Barcelona. The Reds have rejected two bids from the Spanish giants in recent weeks and it was revealed last week he would be interested in making the switch if a deal could be reached amicably between the two clubs. …

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Sky Sports Have Again Rubbished The Latest Coutinho Rumours

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool in action during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield on April 23, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Considering the sparkling season Philippe Coutinho enjoyed at Liverpool in 2016/17, it’s no surprise he’s attracted interest from Europe’s best. With Barcelona now desperately looking for a major signing to both appease fans and replace Neymar, La Blaugrana is trying anything to get some signings over the line. Reports have swirled in Spain today that representatives from Barcelona are on …

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It Looks Like Barcelona’s Pursuit Of Philippe Coutinho May Be Over

BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 29: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool competes with Fabian Lustenberger of Hertha BSC during the preseason friendly match between Hertha BSC and FC Liverpool at Olympiastadion on July 29, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images) BARCELONA

Having lost Neymar to PSG last week, Barcelona have been on the lookout for a star name to replace him in their famed front line. Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho has been linked with a move Catalonia all summer and the speculation intensified rapidly when his compatriot completed his switch to Paris. He was, however, one of a handful of names mooted to be on La …

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Watch: Ben Woodburn Curls Home Absolute Beauty For Liverpool In Final Pre-Season Friendly

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This evening, Liverpool took on Athletic Bilbao in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium in the team’s final pre-season friendly before the start of the new campaign. The Reds grabbed the lead early on thanks to a penalty won and converted by Roberto Firmino before Inaki Williams brought the sides level on the half-hour mark. The quality in Jurgen Klopp’s side eventually won …

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Sky Sports Break Major Update In Liverpool’s Struggle To Keep Hold Of Philippe Coutinho

STRATFORD, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at London Stadium on May 14, 2017 in Stratford, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Barcelona have been suspiciously quiet in the transfer window thus far but seemed to have now identified Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho as their top target. The Brazilian attacker starred once again last season as the Reds qualified for the Champions League thanks to a fourth place finish. La Blaugrana’s new boss Ernesto Valverde is clearly an admirer of the 25-year-old and …

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Jurgen Klopp Hits Back Following Jose Mourinho’s Recent Comments

HONG KONG - JULY 22: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Jurgen Klopp of Liverpool during the Premier League Asia Trophy match between Liverpool FC and Leicester City FC at the Hong Kong Stadium on July 22, 2017 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho last week claimed that the pressure of European football next season would mean Liverpool and Chelsea might not enjoy the same success they did in their 2016/17 campaigns.  After disappointing seasons the previous year, neither side had to deal with the added difficulty of midweek assignments across the continent and so, for the most part, played one match …

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Sky Sports Deal Fatal Blow To Liverpool’s Hopes Of Signing Naby Keita

BERLIN, GERMANY - MAY 06: Valentin Stocker of Hertha BSC is challenged by Naby Keita of RB Leipzig during the Bundesliga match between Hertha BSC and RB Leipzig at Olympiastadion on May 6, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Liverpool have been incessantly linked with RB Leipzig’s Naby Keita in recent weeks as Jurgen Klopp looks to build a team truly capable of challenging for the title. The 22-year-old has been identified by the club as their primary transfer target following his brilliant season for the controversial German side. Already this month, the Reds have seen three bids rejected …

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The Times Claim Liverpool Are Ready To Smash Their Transfer Record For £70 Million Rated Midfielder

LEIPZIG, GERMANY - APRIL 01: Naby Keitab celebrates after scoring a goal to make it 1-0 the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and SV Darmstadt 98 at Red Bull Arena on April 1, 2017 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Liverpool have had a quietly impressive transfer season thus far, bringing in Mohamed Salah from AS Roma and Dominic Solanke from Chelsea. However, it could be about to get a whole lot more exciting with the Merseysiders reportedly readying a club-record bid for RB Leipzig’s Naby Keita. Paul Joyce, a highly-respected voice on all things Liverpool, now working with The …

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Despite Van Dijk Fiasco, Liverpool Want Another Southampton Player

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Valon Behrami of Watford battle for possession with Dusan Tadic of Southampton during the Premier League match between Southampton and Watford at St Mary's Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Tom Dulat/Getty Images)

After the events of the past week you would have thought Liverpool would let the waters calm between themselves and Southampton following the Virgil Van Dijk tapping up fiasco which followed with a grovelling apology from the Merseysiders. However The Sunday Times report Jurgen Klopp is set to return to the the south coast club and risk further damage to their …

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