ALL POSTS TAGGED "jurgen-klopp"

Leagues: EPL

/ 42 days ago

Klopp blames Liverpool slow start on injuries

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp referenced injuries as the culprit for the club's lackluster start to the season. The Reds currently have six players on the sidelines with various injuries/illnesses. Throughout the early stages of the current campaign, Liverpool even had 19 different players miss at least one match. Speaking ahead of his club's Champions League […]

tv coverage

/ 52 days ago

Liverpool vs Manchester City: TV coverage plans

The Liverpool game against Manchester City has coverage plans on USA Network. These two clubs have more success over the last two years than any other in the Premier League. Of course, City won four of the last five Premier League seasons. The lone exception belongs to Liverpool. The two clubs developed something of a […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 54 days ago

Guardiola claims Liverpool is the biggest title challenger for City

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has claimed that Liverpool is still his team’s biggest challenger for the Premier League title. The Reds currently find themselves sitting 10th in the table, 14 points behind league-leading Arsenal. Nevertheless, the Spaniard believes Liverpool “always have been, and always will be,” fighting for the trophy. Guardiola supports these claims […]

Injury News

/ 57 days ago

Matip, Alexander-Arnold add to growing Liverpool injury crisis

The Liverpool injury crisis continues as Joël Matip and Trent Alexander-Arnold join the list of players to hit the sidelines. Including these two, Liverpool has eight senior players unavailable due to various injuries. Both Matip and Alexander-Arnold are set to miss two weeks. Matip has a calf issue, while his English teammate picked up an […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 58 days ago

Luis Díaz injury sidelines forward through World Cup

Liverpool forward Luis Díaz picked up an injury in the Reds' game at Arsenal at the weekend. The Colombian tried to continue play, but withdrew from the contest before halftime. After the game, Díaz left the stadium on crutches. Plus, he had a brace surrounding his knee. It is likely the Luis Díaz injury occurred […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 108 days ago

Manchester United face Liverpool with desperation on clubs' minds

Manchester United and Liverpool have a deep rivalry featuring some of the world's best players. In the past, the two had eras of dominating over the Premier League and extending its power into Europe. Likewise, both had eras of relative failure. Seasons where no player looked to be a difference maker and the results never […]

Community Shield

/ 132 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, […]
Shaun Botterill

Why possession is not the key factor in 2022 Champions League Final

Possession is something that each team takes into account when trying to reach the Champions League Final. Pep Guardiola's reimagining of total soccer pushed possession into becoming a dominant statistic. In fact, it is often the first thing on stat reports during postgame analysis. In the big five leagues of Europe, three of the five […]

FA Cup

/ 208 days ago

Liverpool's balancing act ahead of FA Cup Final & Champions League

Liverpool's balancing act is more challenging than most clubs. Injuries, runs of form and matchups are things that each manager deals with. Jurgen Klopp is no different. Only his Liverpool side are well in the running for a quadruple. The true test comes from how Jurgen Klopp balances his side with three trophies to play […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 271 days ago

Liverpool boss Klopp expects strong response from his 'bad losers'

London (AFP) – Jurgen Klopp has backed Liverpool's "bad losers" to deliver a strong response when they face Brighton on Saturday stung by only their third defeat this season. Klopp's side were beaten 1-0 by Inter Milan in the Champions League last 16 second leg on Tuesday. Although Liverpool advanced to the quarter-finals 2-1 on […]