Tag Archives: Liverpool

Liverpool 0-0 Man United: Wasteful Reds frustrated at Anfield


Liverpool were held to a frustrating draw despite dominating Manchester United at Anfield and have now won just once in eight games. The Reds were on top for long periods and peppered the United goal with 19 shots, but a combination of outstanding goalkeeping by David de Gea and poor finishing denied them a decisive moment. The most noteworthy incident ...

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Coutinho scores stunner but wasteful Liverpool held at Newcastle


Liverpool endured a familiar frustrating afternoon in front of goal as they were held to a draw at Newcastle. Manager Jurgen Klopp once again saw his side dominate possession and create chances but once again saw them fail to capitalise as former Reds boss Rafael Benitez guided the hosts to a draw. Philippe Coutinho gave Liverpool the lead with a ...

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Liverpool lose Mane ban appeal


Liverpool have lost their appeal over the length of Sadio Mane’s three-match ban after he was sent off in Saturday’s 5-0 defeat at Manchester City. Mane was dismissed in the 37th minute after catching City goalkeeper Ederson in the face with a high foot. He will now miss Premier League matches against Burnley and Leicester, as well as a trip ...

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Man City 5-0 Liverpool: Mane sent off as City trounce Reds


Manchester City tore apart Liverpool’s feeble defence to claim an emphatic victory over the 10-man visitors and move top of the Premier League. Sergio Aguero opened the scoring by rounding Reds keeper Simon Mignolet. Sadio Mane was dismissed after his raised foot collided with the face of City keeper Ederson, who required 10 minutes of treatment on the pitch. Gabriel ...

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Liverpool wanted £183m for Philippe Coutinho – Barcelona


Barcelona have said Liverpool wanted 200m euros (£183m) for playmaker Philippe Coutinho on the final day of the Spanish transfer window on Friday. The Reds have turned down three offers from the Spanish club for the 25-year-old, who put in a transfer request. “Liverpool were asking for 200m and logically we didn’t accept that,” said Barcelona director Albert Soler. “We thank ...

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Liverpool agree £40m deal for Arsenal midfielder


Liverpool have agreed a £40m deal to sign Arsenal and England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. The 24-year-old, who rejected a move to Chelsea on Tuesday after a fee had been agreed, will join Liverpool on a five-year contract worth £120,000 a week. Oxlade-Chamberlain, who is in the final year of his Arsenal contract, rejected a new deal worth up to £180,000 a week ...

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Liverpool move for £40m Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain


Liverpool have opened talks with Arsenal over a move for midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. The 24-year-old England international rejected a move to Chelsea on Tuesday after a £40m fee was agreed. Oxlade-Chamberlain sees his future as a central midfielder and feels he is more likely to get that chance at Anfield. It remains to be seen whether Liverpool are prepared to match Chelsea’s ...

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Watford earn dramatic draw in thriller with Liverpool


Miguel Britos scored a dramatic 93rd-minute equaliser for Watford as Liverpool were held in a thrilling game at Vicarage Road. The Reds, without Barcelona target Philippe Coutinho due to a back injury, fell behind to Stefano Okaka’s header. Sadio Mane equalised with a clinical finish only for Abdoulaye Doucoure to restore the lead from close range. Roberto Firmino’s penalty made ...

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Liverpool target Naby Keita ‘staying’ at RB Leipzig

Guinea midfielder Naby Keita is staying at Leipzig, his coach says

Guinea’s Naby Keita is “100 per cent” staying at his current club RB Leipzig, despite interest from Liverpool, according to coach Ralph Hasenhuttl. The 22-year-old impressed in Leipzig’s second-placed finish in the Bundesliga last season. The German club have since reportedly rejected two bids from Liverpool for the midfielder over the summer. “The chances of Naby leaving are nil,” Hasenhuttl ...

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RB Leizpig intent on keeping Liverpool target Naby Keita


RB Leipzig have given the strongest indication yet that they intend to keep a hold of the players that helped them finish runners-up in the Bundesliga last season including, Liverpool target, Naby Keita. The Reds have been linked with a move for the highly-rated midfielder for most of the summer although he has previously indicated a preference for Man City in the ...

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