Liverpool's Takumi Minamino shines in Premier League debut

Soccer Jan 24, 2020

Liverpool's Takumi Minamino shines in Premier League debut

Liverpool attacker Takumi Minamino made his Premier League debut in a 2-1 win over the Wolverhampton Wanderers on Thursday, earning high praise for his performance from manager Jurgen Klopp. The Japan international, who transferred from Austrian champion Salzburg earlier this month, played "exceptionally" after coming ...

Liverpool continues title march

Soccer Jan 20, 2020

Liverpool continues title march

Mohamed Salah ripped off his Liverpool jersey at a freezing Anfield after completing a 2-0 victory over Manchester United in stoppage time on Sunday, rousing fans on the Kop to sing: "We're gonna win the league." It's been a 30-year wait but there is no ...

Liverpool sets record, extends lead in Premier League

Soccer Jan 12, 2020

Liverpool sets record, extends lead in Premier League

By gaining redemption for one of the darkest days in its history, Southampton succeeded in pushing record-breaking Liverpool even closer to its first English league title in 30 years. A 2-1 win at Leicester on Saturday gave Southampton a measure of revenge for its humiliating ...

Liverpool blanks Sheffield United

Soccer Jan 3, 2020

Liverpool blanks Sheffield United

Goals from Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane helped Premier League leader Liverpool restore its 13-point advantage at the top of the table as it saw off a valiant Sheffield United 2-0 at Anfield on Thursday. Salah opened the scoring on four minutes, capitalizing on a ...

Liverpool's unbeaten run at home reaches 50

Soccer Dec 30, 2019

Liverpool's unbeaten run at home reaches 50

Liverpool extended its unbeaten home run in the Premier League to 50 games with a 1-0 win against Wolverhampton in a scrappy match on Sunday where two video replays went in the runaway league leader's favor. Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side is 13 points clear of ...

Roberto Firmino nets pair  in Liverpool win

Soccer Dec 27, 2019

Roberto Firmino nets pair in Liverpool win

Liverpool moved 13 points clear at the top of the Premier League after hammering its closest challenger, Leicester City, 4-0 at the King Power Stadium on Thursday with Roberto Firmino scoring twice. Carlo Ancelotti got off to a winning start as Everton manager, but new ...

Liverpool's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sidelined with ankle injury

Soccer Dec 24, 2019

Liverpool's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sidelined with ankle injury

Liverpool's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is set for a spell on the sidelines after sustaining an ankle ligament injury in Saturday's Club World Cup final, manager Jurgen Klopp said on Tuesday. The midfielder landed awkwardly on his ankle during the 1-0 win over Flamengo and was substituted ...

Takumi Minamino fulfills dream by signing contract to play for Liverpool

Soccer Dec 19, 2019

Takumi Minamino fulfills dream by signing contract to play for Liverpool

Takumi Minamino signed with Champions League holder Liverpool on Thursday for a reported fee of £7.25 million ($9.5 million) from Austrian outfit Red Bull Salzburg, the Premier League leader announced. The 24-year-old forward, who impressed Liverpool in its two Champions League group matches this season ...

Liverpool to face Atletico Madrid in last 16 of Champions League

Soccer Dec 16, 2019

Liverpool to face Atletico Madrid in last 16 of Champions League

Reigning champions Liverpool will return to the scene of last season's Champions League triumph after they were drawn against Atletico Madrid in the last 16 of the competition on Monday, with Manchester City to face 13-time winners Real Madrid. Jurgen Klopp's side will travel to ...