Category: Liverpool

52,635 fans attend Liverpool-Manchester City International Champions Cup match

For Wednesday night’s International Champions Cup match, I sat in the press box inside MetLife Stadium, which will host the World Cup Final in eight years as reigning Premier League Champions Manchester City took on Champions League runners-up Liverpool in their first meeting since the quarterfinals of the Champions League this past spring. This was my third consecutive year attending the International Champions Cup. Each year, I’ve experienced three drastically different matches, all of which have taught me a lot about the growth of soccer in the United States. In 2016, I sat in the third to last row of ... Read more

Liverpool and Dortmund fans entertained at International Champions Cup in Charlotte

People always tell you that the best things happen when you step out of your comfort zone. I used to think it was just one of those things that people said. Now, I know it’s true. The best things in life really do happen when you step out. When I was given the assignment of covering the Liverpool versus Borussia Dortmund match in the International Champions Cup as a member of the press, I was hesitant. I doubted myself, my ability to hone my reporting skills and my confidence. Then it occurred to me the worst thing I could do ... Read more

Liverpool star Oxlade-Chamberlain ‘likely to miss whole season’

London (AFP) – Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is likely to miss the whole of the forthcoming season, with the Premier League club saying Wednesday that they were already aware of the grim scenario. The 24-year-old suffered multiple knee ligament damage during the first leg of the Champions League semi-final against Roma in April and underwent successful surgery eight days later. “The estimated length of his lay-off was not revealed at the time at the request of Oxlade-Chamberlain, who did not want the news to distract from the Reds’ ongoing Champions League run and the excitement surrounding it,” said a Liverpool ... Read more

Liverpool tickets on sale for US summer tour

This season, Liverpool made it all the way to the UEFA Champions League Final. And after taking a break for the World Cup, the Reds will be heading to the United States for a summer tour against glamor opposition. Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool team will face three of the most exciting teams in European soccer — Borussia Dortmund (in Charlotte, North Carolina), Manchester City (in New York City) and Manchester United (in Ann Arbor, Michigan). Tickets are now on sale for all three matches. The games will be part of the 2018 International Champions Cup, which will feature the best teams from ... Read more

Quick preview of the 2018 Champions League final

Today, Liverpool and Real Madrid will do battle to decide the winner of the 2018 UEFA Champions League. Liverpool, the tournament surprise package, enter the final looking for their first Champions League trophy since their famous 2005 triumph in Istabul and the failed attempt in 2007. Last year, Real Madrid became the first team to ever successfully defend their UEFA Champions League title and are going for an unprecedented third straight today. This game has everything: storylines, intrigue, and lots and lots of star power. The top 4 scorers in the Champions League should all be playing. With Real Madrid’s ... Read more

Liverpool new third shirt revealed for 2018/19 season [PHOTOS]

Leaked images of Liverpool’s third shirt for the 2018/19 season reveal that the design from New Balance will feature a unique pattern. Released by the experts at FootyHeadlines, the leaked photos and designs show a one-of-a-kind design that will be very interesting to see what it looks like in person and on television. Liverpool’s third shirt for the 2018/19 season has a dizzying design. It reminds me a little of the album cover for Dazzleships by the Liverpool pop-band Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark. Here’s what we know so far:

Bakayoko shows promise in Chelsea win over Liverpool

A crucial win for Chelsea on Sunday has ensured a battle for top four honors. The win over Liverpool keeps hope alive heading into the final week of the season. Meanwhile, Tottenham suffered a shock defeat to relegation-bound West Brom. The Blues close the gap to just two points, three points behind the Reds with a game in hand. Liverpool were clearly feeling the after-effects of their hard-fought Champions League semi-final clash with Roma. Despite going through to the final, Jurgen Klopp’s side lacked sharpness at Stamford Bridge with Chelsea taking full advantage. Antonio Conte opted for a midfield-three to ... Read more

Klopp confident Liverpool will seal Champions League spot

London (AFP) – Jurgen Klopp is confident Liverpool will recover from a disappointing Premier League run to seal qualification for next season’s Champions League in their final game against Brighton. Defeat to Chelsea on Sunday, following damaging draws against Stoke and West Brom, has taken the race for Champions League football next season into the final week of the season. Unless Huddersfield can beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, Liverpool will go into Sunday’s home game against Brighton knowing they must at least match Chelsea’s result against Newcastle, managed by former Reds boss Rafael Benitez. Should they fail, they ... Read more