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Jurgen Klopp: Manchester City Don’t Feel Pressure

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Jurgen Klopp does not believe Premier League leaders Manchester City are feeling the pressure of Liverpool’s pursuit, even if his side go top of the table. An early start at Bournemouth on Saturday means Liverpool could overtake their rivals, who have an evening kick-off at fourth-placed Chelsea, but the German does not believe that will have much effect. City have …

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Jurgen Klopp Accepts FA Misconduct Charge Following Merseyside Derby

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp accepted on Tuesday a charge of misconduct levelled by the Football Association (FA), saying “if you break rules you have to pay for it.” The 51-year-old German had been charged after his exuberant celebrations following Divock Origi’s goal in the 96th minute for Liverpool in the Merseyside derby with Everton on Sunday which secured a dramatic …

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Klopp Charged Over Wild Celebrations After Liverpool Win

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was charged by the Football Association on Monday after he raced onto the pitch to celebrate his side’s late winner against Everton in the Merseyside derby. The German was overjoyed by Divock Origi’s 96th-minute goal courtesy of a horrendous misjudgement from Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford and raced over to Reds goalkeeper Alisson Becker. He apologised for …

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Klopp Left To Hope For Anfield Magic As Away Day Ills Continue

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp now has to hope that Anfield will again bring the best out of his team in their decisive final Champions League group game against Napoli after Wednesday’s damaging defeat at Paris Saint-Germain. Last season’s runners-up are in serious danger of a group-stage exit from the competition after losing 2-1 to a Neymar-inspired PSG at the Parc …

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Jurgen Klopp Hits Out At “Clever” PSG: They Made Us Look Like Butchers

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was feeling, perhaps rightly, aggrieved last night following the Reds’ Champions League defeat to PSG in Paris. Klopp’s side battled but were ultimately beaten by 2-1 against the French champions in what turned out to be a feisty affair with Liverpool racking up 20 fouls compared to PSG’s 12. Liverpool fell behind thanks to goals from …

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Klopp: Only Winning The Title Will Silence Our Critics

Jurgen Klopp has admitted that he is frustrated that the high expectations surrounding Liverpool’s Premier League title bid have overshadowed their strong start to the season. Klopp’s third-placed side have won eight of their 11 matches in an unbeaten opening to the league campaign. But despite their position among the leading title contenders, Liverpool have endured criticism of late after …

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Reports: Klopp Considering Dropping Shaqiri From Belgrade Visit

Reports have emerged on Sunday night indicating that Jurgen Klopp has a big decision to make ahead of the Champions League this week. The Liverpool boss and his side travel to Belgrade, Serbia to take on Red Star in the competition’s group stage. Red Star Belgrade, now known as Crvena Zvezda, lost 4-0 to the Reds at Anfield two weeks ago …

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Seamus Coleman Latest Football Star To Donate To Sean Cox

Just hours after Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp donated €5,00o to the Sean Cox fund, Republic of Ireland captain, Seamus Coleman followed suit.  A Liverpool spokesperson confirmed that the money was a personal donation from Klopp to the long-time Liverpool fan. Now the Everton defender has followed suit. Jay McKenna, who is the chair of the Spirit of Shankly, announced the …

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Jurgen Klopp Donates €5,000 To Sean Cox Fundraiser

Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp has donated €5,000 to a GoFundMe page set up to raise funds for Irish man, Sean Cox who was assaulted prior to the club’s Champions League semi-final with Roma in April. Cox sustained severe head injuries when he was attacked by ‘Roma Ultras’ outside Anfield and spent months in hospital before being moved to National Rehabilitation Hospital in …

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Jurgen Klopp Criticises Nations League For Crowding Calendar

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has once more criticised the Nations League, comparing the tournament to watching opera every night or having world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua box week in week out. Klopp believes there is no place in football’s already congested calendar for a major new competition, with the German arguing that the increased number of fixtures risked devaluing the …

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‘Now Prove It Again’ – Klopp Demands Liverpool Continue Run

Jurgen Klopp challenged Liverpool to extend their blistering start after the Premier League leaders delivered a statement of intent with a “perfect” 2-1 win against Tottenham. Klopp’s side made it five successive victories as goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and Roberto Firmino rewarded their dominant display at Wembley on Saturday. Erik Lamela’s late strike for Tottenham prompted a nervous finale as …

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Jurgen Klopp: Too Much Expected Of World Cup Players

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - SEPTEMBER 25: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Jurgen Klopp, manager of Liverpool speaks to the media during a press conference at the Sheraton Airport Hotel on September 25, 2017 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes too much demand is placed on international stars who have had barely any rest following the World Cup. Klopp’s men play away on Saturday against Tottenham who had nine players involved in the final weekend of the World Cup, less than a month before the start of their Premier League campaign. The likes of England …

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Henderson Form Rewarded With New Long-Term Contract

 Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson signed a new long-term contract with the Premier League leaders on Monday. Henderson has emerged as a key figure under Reds boss Jurgen Klopp and the new deal is a reward for the England midfielder’s fine form. The 28-year-old has made 283 appearances for Liverpool, scoring 24 goals, since arriving from Sunderland in 2011. He took …

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Alisson Speaks Out After Monumental Howler Vs Leicester

Alisson was the culprit for Liverpool conceding their first Premier League goal this season. Though Jordan Henderson and Virgil van Dijk played some poor passes in the build-up, the goalkeeper’s botched Cruyff turn allowed Kelechi Iheanacho to collect the ball and set-up Rashid Ghezzal for a Leicester City goal. Watch: Alisson Horror-Show Gifts Leicester Goal Against Liverpool Liverpool still ran out …

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Klopp Tells Mignolet To Keep Complaints In-House

Jurgen Klopp has told Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet to stop complaining publicly about his role as understudy to Alisson Becker. Mignolet has been reduced to back-up status since last season when he lost his place to Loris Karius. Having endured a Champions League final nightmare last term, Karius has since been sent on loan to Besiktas after being replaced by …

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