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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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Liverpool Now Have Clear Goal To Achieve To Progress To Last 16

Neymar got what proved to be the winning goal as Paris Saint-Germain breathed life into their Champions League campaign with a 2-1 victory over Liverpool on Wednesday that leaves last season’s runners-up dangerously close to an early exit. Juan Bernat and Neymar scored to put PSG in control in the first half in the French capital, but a James Milner …

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Watch: Liverpool Rebound As Napoli Game Goes Against Them

As things stand, Liverpool are facing a do-or-die clash in two weeks time. The penultimate round of Champions League group fixtures haven’t been kind to the Reds for the most part thus far. Jurgen Klopp’s side have been under the cosh so far in Paris, with PSG running rampant at Parc des Princes. The likes of Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and …

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Neymar And Mbappe Likely To Be Fit To Face Liverpool

Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel said his two star forwards in Neymar and Kylian Mbappe could be fit to face Liverpool in the Champions League. The pair were injured on international duty and missed PSG’s 1-0 league victory over Toulouse but Tuchel said Saturday that he is hopeful they can both feature in what could prove to be a must-win …

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PSG Have Nervous Wait On Injuries Ahead Of Vital Liverpool Clash

Paris Saint-Germain were anxiously waiting Wednesday for the results of scans on injuries to Neymar and Kylian Mbappe just days before their crucial Champions League clash with Liverpool. Neymar limped off after just eight minutes of Brazil’s 1-0 friendly win against Cameroon on Wednesday. The Brazilian forward had treatment for an apparent groin problem after just five minutes and collapsed …

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French Prosecutors Opening Probe Into PSG Racial Profiling Claims

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French prosecutors have opened a probe into claims Paris Saint-Germain subjected recruits to the club to racial profiling, breaking anti-discrimination laws. The alleged practice was first revealed by investigative website Mediapart. The club has already conducted an internal investigation and found “no proven case of discrimination”. The controversy “blew up internally” in March 2014, said Mediapart, in relation to the case …

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PSG’s Alleged Racial Profiling ‘Unacceptable’ – Deschamps

France coach Didier Deschamps has attacked Paris Saint-Germain’s alleged racial profiling of players as “unacceptable and intolerable”. Last week French investigative website Mediapart claimed that the Ligue 1 club’s talent scouts operated a system of racial profiling for years. The revelations prompted the French champions to launch an immediate investigation. PSG’s general manager Jean-Claude Blanc acknowledged that the practice which …

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PSG Probe Claims Of Racial Profiling Of Young Players

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) have opened a probe into claims that young players were subject to racial profiling during their recruitment process, a source close to the club said on Thursday. “We have opened an internal investigation,” the source told AFP, after the claims made by French investigative website Mediapart, who cited documents from the latest series of Football Leaks allegations. …

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Edinson Cavani – PSG Superstars Need More Teamwork

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Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani says Paris Saint-Germain’s team of dazzling individuals including Neymar and Kylian Mbappe need to work more as a team if they are to win the Champions League. While speaking to AFP, Cavani said the importance of winning the Champions League for the French club was drummed into him even before he signed from Napoli in 2013. …

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Report: Liverpool Fan Taken To Hospital Following Naples Attack

A Liverpool fan was injured after being attacked in the centre of Naples ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League game, Italian police said. The 26-year-old was drinking with a group of friends outside a cafe on via Cesare Rosaroll in the city’s historic centre just after midnight when they were accosted by a group of local men. The young man was …

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UEFA Orders ‘Further Investigation’ Of PSG Over Financial Fairplay

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UEFA said Monday it had ordered accusations that PSG has broken its financial fair play rules to be referred to its financial unit “for further investigation”. European football’s governing body initially opened an investigation into the Qatari-owned club’s spending in September 2017 under pressure from some of Europe’s biggest clubs after the French club signed Brazilian midfielder Neymar for a …

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Cheat Sheet: A Roundup Of This Weekend’s European Action

Pundit Arena’s Cheat Sheet summarises the weekend action from Spain, Italy, Germany and France, including a thriller at Camp Nou. Spain  Gerard Piqué salvaged a point for 10-man Barcelona after clearing one shot off the line and making mistakes for each of Girona’s goals in an enthralling 2-2 draw at the Camp Nou on Sunday. Ben Yedder scored a hat-trick as …

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Liverpool’s Defence & Other Talking Points Ahead Of Liverpool v PSG

Two of the best forward lines in the world, Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain clash Tuesday at Anfield as the Champions League group stage gets underway. ____ 1. How will Liverpool’s new-look defence cope against Neymar, Cavani and Mbappé? Liverpool have spent big on new defensive recruits, £75m on centre-back Virgil Van Dijk in January and £67m for goalkeeper Allison in …

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PSG’s Neymar Smart To Protect Himself From Injury – Klopp

Klopp insisted Neymar wasn’t fully fit in Russia after breaking a bone in his foot in February that forced him to miss the rest of the club season with the French giants before the World Cup. However, the world’s most expensive player earned few plaudits for his performances and became a figure of fun for his constant feigning of injury …

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Liverpool Pull Out Of Race To Sign Promising PSG Star

Liverpool have reportedly pulled out of the race to sign promising young PSG midfielder Adrien Rabiot according to FootballItalia. The 23-year old’s contract is up at the end of the season and he looks set to leave PSG in the winter after refusing to sign a new deal with the French champions. Rabiot had been linked with a move to Anfield …

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