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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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Latest McManaman Comments Will Bring About Déjà Vu For Liverpool Fans

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Georginio Wijnaldum of Liverpool celebrates with team mates after he score his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on December 31, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Former Liverpool star Steve McManaman believes his former team perform better against higher calibre opposition and is confident they will pick up a positive result against Tottenham this weekend.  McManaman made 364 appearances for Liverpool, over a nine-year spell, and briefly returned as an academy coach under Brendan Rodgers. He told the club website he expects a much better performance …

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Liverpool Ban The Sun From Anfield And Melwood

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 14: Liverpool fans hold banners in protest against the Sun newspaper prior to the FA Cup with Budweiser Semi Final match between Liverpool and Everton at Wembley Stadium on April 14, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Liverpool have banned the Sun newspaper from Anfield, as well as their training base at Melwood. The move to bar the publication comes after talks between Liverpool directors and the “Total Eclipse of the S*n” movement (led by members of the Hillsborough Family Support Group) and is a direct consequence of the Sun’s infamous coverage of the 1989 disaster in which …

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The Winners And Losers From An Amazing Premier League Weekend

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You couldn’t have predicted on Friday that we would have been treated to such a dramatic weekend of Premier League football with only Arsenal’s trip to Chelsea promising entertainment. However, one of the highest scoring game-weeks of the season brought controversy, high-quality football and some shock results. Winners: Chelsea Is what we’ll be writing by late April… Antonio Conte’s charges …

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Twitter In Flying Form As Liverpool Are Beaten Again At Hull

HULL, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool reacts during the Premier League match between Hull City and Liverpool at KCOM Stadium on February 4, 2017 in Hull, England. (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

Liverpool’s dreadful 2017 form continued on Saturday afternoon as they went down 2-0 to Marco Silva’s resurgent Hull side. A clanger from Simon Mignolet in the first half allowed Alfred N’Diaye to poke home the opener from close range. Kinell Mignolet pic.twitter.com/rpcQzuLN0z — Wayne Ellis (@wayneellis1974) 4 February 2017 The Belgian came in for yet more criticism on social media. …

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Can Liverpool Recover After An Awful January?

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield on January 28, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Liverpool began 2017 in the hunt for a domestic treble but it has all fallen apart in spectacular fashion. As 2016 ended, Liverpool sat in second place in the Premier League table, six points behind leaders Chelsea. They were also readying themselves for an EFL Cup semi-final against Southampton, and the FA Cup was yet to begin. Fast forward a …

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Watch: All Luis Suarez’s Liverpool Goals In One Glorious Video

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Luis Suarez of Liverpool celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on November 23, 2013 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez turned 30 earlier this week and to honour the occasion, we said we would share this video of every goal the Uruguayan scored for the Reds. Suarez was a key player for Liverpool when they came agonisingly close to winning the Premier League title, only to let the championship slip through their fingers (pun intended). With …

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Twitter Reacts As Swansea Shock Liverpool At Anfield

Swansea

When Swansea City, with almost as many managerial changes as wins this term, arrived at Anfield, nobody would have expected this. Paul Clement’s side frustrated the home team in the first half a lack of incision costing the Reds dear. The opening 15 minutes here has reminded me that I've got a fair bit of ironing to do when I …

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Watch: Things Get Very Feisty Between Jose Mourinho And Jurgen Klopp On The Old Trafford Sideline

Mourinho Klopp

Manchester United’s draw with Liverpool was a tense affair and the aggression spilt over to the sideline in the final minutes with Mourinho and Klopp butting horns. Ander Herrera “took one for the team” late in the game when he pulled back Roberto Firmino as the Brazilian galloped towards the United goal. The Liverpool attacker turned and appeared to push …

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Every Premier League Player With Expiring Contracts Who Can Negotiate Exits Next Week

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Tottenham Hotspur are the only team in the Premier League not in danger of losing players as players enter the final six months of their contracts next week. They are, from January 1st, free to negotiate with overseas clubs under FIFA regulations. Several big-name players are in this position, leaving clubs scrambling to conclude contract negotiations. John Terry, Yaya Toure, Santi …

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Twitter Reacts As Liverpool Come From Behind To Rout Stoke

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With Manchester United, City, Arsenal and Chelsea all collecting three points yesterday, it was imperative Liverpool overcame Mark Hughes’ Stoke. And, with a minor stumble along the way, they did just that, running out 4-1 winners. Jonathan Walters’ early header could not be kept out by Simon Mignolet and social media, unsurprisingly, had plenty to say about it. Liverpool fans …

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Four Top Goalkeepers Liverpool Could Target In January

With Loris Karius desperately struggling and Simon Mignolet almost inevitably going to do a Simon Mignolet, many have suggested Liverpool should splash the cash next month for a new man between the sticks. It remains to be seen whether or not Jurgen Klopp will opt to delve into the Reds’ reserves or trust in the above pair. If he does …

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Liverpool Set To Throw Money At Their Goalkeeping Problems [Report]

Swansea City v Liverpool - Premier League

The past few weeks have seen a storm in a tea cup with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp defending his under performing goalkeeper Loris Karius from the criticism of pundit Gary Neville.  The fact remains neither Karius nor Simon Mignolet are deemed good enough to be trusted to help Liverpool to their first title in 27 years and reports in The …

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Liverpool Recieve Timely Good News On The Injury Front

BURTON UPON TRENT, ENGLAND - AUGUST 23: Calum Butcher of Burton Albion is challenged by Joel Matip of Liverpool during the EFL Cup second round match between Burton Albion and Liverpool at Pirelli Stadium on August 23, 2016 in Burton upon Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

After what turned out to be a disastrous trip to Bournemouth last weekend, Liverpool appear set to right the ship this week at home to slumping West Ham as defender Joel Matip is expected to return to the line-up. The 25 year-old Cameroonian was badly missed in the second half at the Vitality Stadium as the Reds frittered away a 3-1 …

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