Community Shield

/ 68 days ago

Nunez outshines Haaland as Liverpool beat Man City to Community Shield

Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Liverpool struck first blood against Manchester City ahead of the new Premier League season as Darwin Nunez made an instant impact for Jurgen Klopp's men to win the Community Shield 3-1. In a tale of two big summer signings, Nunez came off the bench to win a penalty and score […]
ByAFP

Community Shield

/ 70 days ago

Man City's Shield showdown with Liverpool puts Haaland, Nunez in spotlight

London (AFP) – Manchester City striker Erling Haaland will go head to head with Liverpool forward Darwin Nunez as the Premier League title rivals unveil their expensive new recruits in the Community Shield. Heading into Saturday's curtain raiser to the Premier League season, the pressure is on Haaland and Nunez to provide evidence they can […]
ByAFP

Community Shield

/ 70 days ago

2022 Community Shield adds chapter to Liverpool-Manchester City rivalry

On Saturday, the 2022 Community Shield is the stage for Liverpool and Manchester City to pick up where they left off a season ago. Yet again, the two sides face off in direct competition with silverware on the line. The aspirations of both sides for the season far surpass a successful result on Sunday. But, […]

Community Shield

/ 70 days ago

Alisson, Jota to miss Liverpool's Shield clash with Man City

London (AFP) – Liverpool pair Alisson Becker and Diogo Jota have been ruled out of Saturday's Community Shield clash against Manchester City. Reds keeper Alisson has been struggling with an abdominal problem throughout pre-season, while Portugal forward Jota is dealing with a hamstring injury. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp confirmed on Thursday that both players would […]
ByAFP

Community Shield

/ 425 days ago

Grealish’s City debut spoiled as Leicester win Community Shield

London (AFP) – Jack Grealish's Manchester City debut was spoiled by Kelechi Iheanacho as the Leicester striker's late penalty clinched a 1-0 win in the Community Shield on Saturday. All eyes were on Grealish when he came on as a second half substitute following his British record £100 million ($139 million) move from Aston Villa […]
ByAFP