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Opinion: Why Dropping Loris Karius Now Could Save His Liverpool Career

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22: Loris Karius of Liverpool celebrates his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 22, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

The life of a goalkeeper is rarely easy, and that of a Liverpool goalkeeper even less so. After several years of relatively underwhelming performances from Simon Mignolet, Reds fans were understandably excited when the club announced a £4.7m deal last June to sign Loris Karius from Mainz. The 23-year-old had long established himself as the Bundesliga side’s number one goalkeeper …

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Liverpool Fans React As Origi Covers Another Karius Blunder In West Ham Draw

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Liverpool fans are none too pleased after Loris Karius’s error for Dimitri Payet’s goal helped West Ham to a point at Anfield. Adam Lallana’s early goal had put the Reds in charge, but Karius’s failure to reach Payet’s free-kick allowed the Hammers to pull level. 1-1 payet. pic.twitter.com/V8uviWJ0CN — Liverpool Gifs (@lfcgif) 11 December 2016 Michail Antonio then put Slaven …

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Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool Star Roberto Firmino Was A £29 Million Bargain

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Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp believes that his Brazilian star Roberto Firmino was a bargain acquisition, despite his £29 million price tag. Firmino joined in the summer of 2015 for a sizeable sum from German Bundesliga outfit Hoffenheim – in fact, the fee was so large it was the second biggest incoming transfer in Liverpool’s history at the time, and many …

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Jürgen Klopp Defends Loris Karius, Draws Comparisons To David De Gea

Jürgen Klopp has defended his first-choice goalkeeper Loris Karius after the German drew criticism for his recent displays. Karius has been at the receiving end of the vociferous criticism from fans after his mistake allowed Bournemouth to overcome a two-goal deficit to win last week’s game 4-3 against Liverpool, including from Sky Sports pundits Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher. Karius …

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Gary Neville Hits Back In War Of Words With Liverpool’s Loris Karius

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The public trading of barbs between Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville and Liverpool goalkeeper became decidedly catty on Friday afternoon. Neville was critical of Karius’s performance in Liverpool’s 4-3 defeat to Bournemouth last Sunday – particularly for the mistake that allowed Nathan Ake to score a last-minute winner. Neville said of the German goalkeeper: “[Karius] isn’t good enough. Now he …

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Liverpool Set To Battle Manchester City For Schalke Star In January

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Liverpool and Manchester City are set to compete to sign Schalke left-back Sead Kolasinac in January, according to Sport Bild. Jürgen Klopp has utilised James Milner in that position after growing tiresome of Alberto Moreno’s constant mistakes in the Red’s defence, but Kolasinac could provide the German with much-needed relief. However, if Klopp’s men can successful rival Pep Guardiola’s Manchester …

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Watch: Is Liverpool’s Sakho Trying To Send A Message To Klopp?

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 28: Jurgen Klopp, manager of Liverpool talks to an injured Mamadou Sakho during the Capital One Cup Final match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 28, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Mamadou Sakho as we all know by now is no longer in Jürgen Klopp’s plans for first team action at Liverpool.  The 26-year-old has been completely frozen out of Klopp’s plans at Liverpool since a bust-up with the manager on a pre-season tour earlier this year. It was reported at the time that he missed training, a team dinner and a flight. …

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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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Gunners & Reds React To Firmino’s ‘Anti-Arsenal Clause’

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Roberto Firmino of Liverpool (R) attempts to take the ball past Vito Mannone of Sunderland (L) during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on November 26, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

It’s been a strange 24 hours in the world of football with the famed ‘Football Leaks’ releasing information (via Get French Football) which claims Roberto Firmino has an ‘anti-Arsenal clause’ in his contract.  This whole story has of course brought about memories of the north London club’s apparent attempts to lure Luis Suarez south having bid £40 million plus £1, …

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Watch: Jamie Carragher Analyses Liverpool’s Bournemouth Capitulation

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Liverpool suffered their worst twenty minutes of the season on Sunday, as they somehow fell to a 4-3 defeat against Bournemouth. From a position of dominance, leading 3-1 as late as the 76th minute, Jurgen Klopp’s side completely fell apart as a series of defensive horror shows saw them concede three and condemn themselves to a first defeat since August. …

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Watch: Liverpool’s Divock Origi Misses An Open Goal, Then Scores A Brilliant One

BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 04: Divock Origi of Liverpool celebrates as he scores their second goal during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Liverpool at Vitality Stadium on December 4, 2016 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

With Philippe Coutinho and Daniel Sturridge injured, Liverpool striker Divock Origi was handed a chance to impress against Bournemouth on Sunday. The Belgian international has had to remain patient this season while Liverpool’s front three have been in tremendous form, but Origi has been in the goals himself recently with two in his last two games. As such, the 21-year-old …

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Bournemouth V Liverpool: Confirmed Lineups, Matip Out, Origi Starts

BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - APRIL 17: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool competes with Junior Stanislas of AFC Bournemouth during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Liverpool at Vitality Stadium on April 17, 2016 in Bournemouth, England (Photo by Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool travel to Bournemouth today looking to leapfrog Arsenal and Manchester City and close the gap on league leaders Chelsea. The rampant form of Antonio Conte’s side has meant that the chasing pack will have to be at their best to keep up with them, which makes claiming three points for Liverpool today vital. Bournemouth, meanwhile, are looking to turn around …

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Steven Gerrard Closing In On Liverpool Coaching Role

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 15: Steven Gerrard arrives to watch the U19 International friendly match between England and Japan at Manchester City Academy Stadium on November 15, 2015 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Dave Thompson/Getty Images)

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard’s return to Anfield is moving ever closer. The 36-year-old recently called time on his playing career, and having rejected a number of offers to continue playing, and an offer of management by League One side MK Dons, Gerrard is set to take up a role in Liverpool’s youth structure. Current Under-23 manager Michael Beale is set …

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Manchester United Star Henrikh Mkhitaryan Aims Dig At Jürgen Klopp

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Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has taken a strange dig at former manager Jürgen Klopp, after labelling the German’s final season at Borussia Dortmund as a ‘disaster’. Klopp left Dortmund at the end of the 2014/15 campaign feeling bitterly disappointed. The former Bundesliga champions had spent the winter break at the bottom of the Bundesliga table, and if truth is …

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