Preview: Liverpool vs Manchester United

After securing passage into last 16 of the Champions League, Liverpool have another blockbuster fixture in store. Bitter rivals Manchester United will be the visitors at Anfield. More than just 3 points will be at stake, with either side battling for bragging rights too. The following is the preview between England's two most illustrious clubs in history. The Manchester Bus When the 2 sides last met, the Reds were on the wrong ...

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Klopp’s Pre-United Presser

The boss will spoke to the press ahead of the big one on Sunday. Just skip to 10:10 in the video and enjoy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1awJ_Jblvws Jose Mourinho held his presser a bit earlier, so give it a read. This is the summary given by Manchester Evening News. Are you facing an injury crisis going in to this match, what’s the latest? The latest is to tell you again that in Valencia only De Gea and Matic ...

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Oh Captain, My Captain

These Reds. Always have to do it the hard way don’t they? We can’t help but love them though. What a team. What a group of lads. I think we can put this clicking business to bed now. The Reds are back and ready to attack this season with a fully-fledged assault on all fronts. They won a key battle today. The performance was similar to last season’s exploits, with the ...

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Liverpool 1 – 0 Napoli: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Reds Move on to the Knockout Rounds On a night where a professional and clinical effort was needed, every member of the team stood up and was counted. Liverpool faced relegation to the Europa League if they failed, but the Reds never looked like doing so. Mo Salah, the Egyptian King, continued his resurgence with the first and only goal in the 35th minute, ultimately sealing the Reds' progression. It was a well-taken ...

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Liverpool 1-0 Napoli: Match Report

And so it came. The big show, the big European night at Anfield, one that would decide many things for the rest of the season. It was the last round of the Champions League group stage, a game that Liverpool had no alternative but to win in order to progress. And even that, in itself, wouldn't guarantee passage to the knockout stages. It had to be either a 1-0 win, ...

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Preview: Liverpool vs Napoli

They may have smashed Bournemouth 4-0 on Saturday, but Liverpool have bigger fish to fry on Tuesday. After all, their Champions League fate hinges on the outcome of their final group game. Napoli will be the visiting team, with them eyeing 2nd spot in the group too. Winner takes it all, with only one able to progress into the knockouts. So bring out the popcorn, for it promises to be ...

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FOAR Readers Have Their Say on Bournemouth 0 – 4 Liverpool

Voice of the Fans The team at Fields of Anfield Road are always keen to engage in discussion and debate with our readers and fellow Liverpool fans. That's why we've been sending the call out on Twitter for supporters to DM us, or leave a comment in our regular match reports, and share their thoughts on each game. The responses come from far and wide, and we've included this week's best ...

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Bournemouth 0 – 4 Liverpool: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Liverpool Take Top Spot Liverpool have gone top of the league after defeating Bournemouth 4-0 at the Vitality Stadium, while Manchester City lost 2-0 to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Mo Salah tapped in the only goal of the first half from a marginally offside position after Firmino forced the Bournemouth 'keeper into an awkward save. Liverpool ran riot in the second half with another two goals from Salah to complete his hat-trick, as ...

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Mo Takes Us Top

How satisfying was that Reds? The Mighty Boys in Red go top in style and without breaking a sweat. They were, to a man, absolutely terrific this afternoon. It can be easy to underrate these performances when you’ve got the game won over half an hour before the end. The emotions aren’t as high at full time etc. but that for me, was Liverpool’s best performance of the season. If I ...

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Bournemouth 0-4 Liverpool: Match Report

Having beaten Burnley at Turf Moor only three days before, Liverpool traveled to Bournemouth to open the 16th round of the 2018/19 Premier League season on Saturday, December 8, 2018. A win would have taken the Reds to the top of the table, if only temporary, but it would be the best chance possible at this point to make the position theirs for more than that, as league leaders Manchester City ...

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Preview: Bournemouth vs Liverpool

Victorious at Turf Moor in midweek, the Reds will once again be on the road this weekend. Bournemouth will be their opponents, as Eddie Howe's men will be looking to build upon their win against Huddersfield. With Liverpool needing all 3 points, here's the preview for the game. Injury Concerns Shaping up to cross, Joe Gomez was slide tackled by Ben Mee. Immediately, fans could tell that it was serious, as Gomez ...

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Burnley 1-3 Liverpool: Match Report

As the congested schedule set to last throughout December slowly begins, Liverpool travelled to Burnley only three days after beating Everton in an incredible Merseyside Derby. Things weren't going very well for the home side prior to this match. The Clarets had picked up only nine points from 14 Premier League games (only four at Turf Moor) and were sitting in 19th place. A far cry from what we had become ...

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Preview: Burnley vs Liverpool

The dust has barely settled following Divock Origi's dramatic derby winner, but there's no time for the team to dwell on it. That's because a trip to Turf Moor beckons, marking the start of regular midweek league fixtures. The Clarets, who were beaten 2-0 by Crystal Palace, will be wanting to prove a point on their own turf. Being the visitors, Liverpool have to be on the alert, and not ...

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Burnley Closeup: Tactics, Stats, and Sean Dyche

Off the back of a brilliant win against Everton in the Merseyside derby, courtesy of a late Divock Origi goal, the mood in the Anfield camp could not be better, as they prepare to embark on a packed Christmas schedule. This week, I'll be looking at Sean Dyche's Burnley, who find themselves right in the middle of the relegation scrapheap at 19th.   Where are Burnley Now? Given Burnley's success last season in earning ...

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Liverpool 1 – 0 Everton: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Merry Christmas Everton Divock Origi's comical late goal sent Anfield into raptures and meant that for the third time in the space of 12 months, Liverpool have beaten Everton with a late winner. The game itself was intense, and to Everton's credit, they put up a far greater fight than in previous years, turning the match into an end-to-end thriller. Ultimately though, the result was a fair one, even if the goal ...

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Liverpool 1-0 Everton: Match Report

After 13 rounds of Premier League football without a single defeat, the day at the start of December finally came when Liverpool welcomed Everton to Anfield in what was to be the first Merseyside Derby of the season. It's fair to say the Blues have had a good season too. They came into this game sitting in 6th place - ahead of Manchester United on goal-difference. Since taking over, manager Marco ...

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Live Game Cafe! Liverpool Vs Everton

Liverpool XI: Wijnaldum, X. Shaqiri, Alisson, Roberto Firmino, Salah, Van Dijk, S. Mané, Fabinho, A.Robertson, Gomez, T. Alexander-Arnold Subs: Milner, Sturridge, S. Mignolet, Matip, Moreno, Origi, N.Keita Everton XI: Walcott, Coleman, G. Sigurðsson, I. Gueye, Digne, J. Pickford, Bernard, M.Keane, A.Gomes, Y. Mina, Richarlison Subs: M. Stekelenburg, Baines, C. Tosun, Zouma, Dominic, Davies, Lookman

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Everton Closeup: Tactics, Stats, Richarlison and Sigurdsson

MERSEYSIDE DERBY – Blue’s Stats, Tactics and Richargudsson It's the second edition of our “Opposition Corner”, and there couldn't be a better game at this stage than the Merseyside Derby. Particularly on the back of the not so humbling as annoying defeat to PSG, the Oscar-deserving theatrics of a certain player, unbelievable officiating, and an under-par showing from our beloved Reds. It's a perfect opportunity for a reaction, and Farrell and I ...

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Liverpool v Everton – FOAR Writers’ Predictions

MERSEYSIDE DERBY Liverpool face one our biggest rivals Everton ahead of the infamous Merseyside Derby tomorrow. A clash of the Merseyside titans is set to offer a passionate contest for both teams who'll be going gung-ho for the win, always providing a hum-dinger type affair. Back at Anfield is always an advantage for us and Everton will have their work cut out to get the away win. This is the fixture both ...

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Preview: Liverpool vs Everton

The Merseyside derby: one of, if not, the biggest fixtures of the season. And it's finally happening this weekend. For Kopites, it's a chance to inflict misery on their bitter neighbours. Klopp will certainly hope that's the case, as his team look to bounce back from their disappointing defeat to PSG in the Champions League. The Toffees, led by Marco Silva, will be looking to build on their league victory ...

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Klopp’s Pre-Derby Presser

Liverpool are set to face their neighbours on Sunday, and manager Jurgen Klopp spoke to the press ahead of the clash. https://youtu.be/ShCze5QhrB4?t=810 In short, Klopp called the Derby a special game, and lamented the lack of time to properly prepare for it. He said Everton are a different team now. He praised his team's defence, and pointed out the fact that people don't discuss it as much as they used to, and ...

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PSG 2-1 Liverpool: Another Look

Liverpool took on Paris Saint-Germain in the formidable Parc des Princes. With Joe Gomez returning to the side as well as James Milner. This 4-3-3 formation meant that the fans favourite, Shaqiri was back on the substitutes bench alongside Alex Alexander-Arnold who scored a wonder goal free kick against Watford last Saturday. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'uLNFcxkQS7hGfuOt72pnHg',sig:'QIlCB9Z5iFgvrVNQsfv-PB9U0ZX35zPS8mxGYmu4S90=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1066098534',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Liverpool were going into this game knowing a win would possibly suffice ...

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PSG 2 – 1 Liverpool: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Another Loss Away in Europe Liverpool were beaten 2-1 by PSG in Paris to put the Reds' Champions League progression under serious threat. Liverpool started slowly and PSG took advantage by emulating the Reds of last year in blowing us off the park early. Similarly, the home fans channelled an Anfield-like spirit and roared their team to victory. Their first goal was slightly fortunate but certainly deserved, as Juan Bernat arrived first ...

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PSG 2-1 Liverpool: Match Report

Having successfully maintained their unbeaten Premier League season for 13 rounds, it was time for Liverpool to try and get their European campaign back on track too. Sitting second in the Champions League Group C, it would seem like it never left the track, but the defeat to Red Star in Belgrade left Klopp's men facing a tough fight against Paris Saint-Germain and Napoli in the last two rounds to ...

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Preview: PSG vs Liverpool

Chalking up his 300th league victory at the weekend, Klopp will be looking for another win in midweek. History favours the Reds, having beaten the Parisians in the Champions League group stage opener. Klopp's opposite number Thomas Tuchel will be doing his utmost best to make sure that doesn't happen, with his side looking to inflict defeat on the Merseysiders. With that, let's take a look at the key pointers ...

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Watford 0 – 3 Liverpool: Player Ratings and Talking Points

Records Fall as Liverpool Rise Liverpool's current tally of 33 points is their highest ever total at this stage of a Premier League season, and likewise, only five goals conceded is the Reds' best defensive record in the EPL. However, Watford didn't make life easy on the day, particularly in the first half. Gerard Deulofeu had a goal ruled out for offside after only a few minutes. Troy Deeney set up the ...

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Watford 0-3 Liverpool: Match Report

After another long international break, Liverpool traveled to Watford to play their 13th Premier League game of the season at Vicarage Road. Both teams have had an excellent start to their respective campaigns, and all the signs suggested we were in for an interesting battle. Team News Having left international duty due to a slight hamstring problem, Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson was back and available. The only absentees, apart from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, ...

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Watford Closeup: Tactics, Stats, and Pereyra

With the Watford game ahead, the team at FOAR have decided to launch a set of pieces every week looking at the tactics, stats, and key players of the opposition we'll be coming across in the league. To start it all off, we've got a joint piece on Javi Gracia's Watford by Shirley and myself. Enjoy!   (Farrell) Where are Watford now? It's been quite the journey for Watford, having secured their return to the ...

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Preview: Watford vs Liverpool

  With the final international break out of the way, Liverpool can focus on the league for the remainder of the year. They'll travel to Vicarage Road, aiming to further extend their unbeaten start in the league. 7th placed Watford will be hoping that the home support will count for something, and halt the Merseysiders storming start to the season. Ahead of Saturday's game, here's the preview of both sides. Preserving The ...

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Watford v Liverpool – FOAR Writers’ Predictions and Live Game Cafe

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'Ty7gNnyMTSZCgD7Mq6gzlQ',sig:'rSiWeQGrY17JEUW-VkyerXZ1JTECToPnWLTmYPaOOGo=',w:'594px',h:'372px',items:'1060172294',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); Watford have had a tumultuous time of late with the recent high turnover of managers (four in three years), however, it appears that the appointment of Javi Gracia this January has gone some way in steadying the ship. Indeed, the North-West London side's newfound consistency has allowed them to benefit with an impressive points haul propelling them to 7th in the league, presenting Watford ...

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FOAR Readers Have Their Say on Liverpool 2-0 Fulham

Voice of the Fans The team at Fields of Anfield Road are always keen to engage in discussion and debate with our readers and fellow Liverpool fans. That's why we've been sending the call out on Twitter for supporters to DM us, or leave a comment in our regular match reports, and share their thoughts on each game. The responses come from far and wide, and we've included this week's best ...

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Liverpool 2-0 Fulham: Match Report

A home game against the team lying bottom of the league is, in theory, the easiest game of the season, and any team aspiring to achieve something at the end of the season has to bury that one away. In the 12th round of the 2018/19 Premier League season, Liverpool welcomed Fulham. Team News For once it was good news on the ole injury front for Liverpool and manager Jurgen Klopp. Captain ...

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Liverpool v Fulham: FOAR Writers Predictions & Live Game Cafe!

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'VDGHbWnuTvNnOOOzRr6zSA',sig:'DGRCxm3gIg9LqjtUI4WpXqWkD5pnCnuVP-EcN8t-O2c=',w:'594px',h:'466px',items:'1059171746',caption: false ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); Bad Tidings at Belgrade We've got away with some pretty terrible performances throughout this season but Liverpool's latest turnout was truly a drudgery to behold. Nonetheless, I find myself somewhat bemused with the reactionary nature of the modern Liverpool fanbase. Consider this: we remain, despite the unexpected result, top of our Champions League group and still only two points away from the reigning Premier League ...

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Preview: Liverpool vs Fulham

After suffering defeat at the hands of Red Star Belgrade, Liverpool will be looking to return to winning ways at the weekend in the Premier League. The Reds welcome the League's new boys, Fulham, who're bottom of the table. While on paper, they're easy opponents, Liverpool will likely approach this one with caution, hopefully having learnt from their mistakes in midweek. In anticipation of the League clash, let's take a look ...

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Red Star 2 – 0 Liverpool : Player Ratings and Talking Points

Horror Result Liverpool were beaten 2-0 away to Red Star after conceding two quick goals midway through the first-half. It's a bitter pill to swallow, but one we must accept. Regardless of team selection, Liverpool deserved to lose on the night in one of the worst results of the Klopp era. The manager and players shared the fans' frustration, and will be looking to make amends on the weekend. The best thing to ...

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Live Game Cafe!!! REDSTAR V LFC

welcome to live game cafe. The teamsheet confirms three changes for Liverpool in Belgrade. Joel Matip, Adam Lallana and Daniel Sturridge come in for Joe Gomez, Fabinho and Roberto Firmino in Serbia. Naby Keita is named on the bench. Liverpool: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson, Wijnaldum, Milner, Lallana, Mane, Salah, Sturridge. Subs: Mignolet, Fabinho, Keita, Firmino, Gomez, Moreno, Origi.

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Red Star Belgrade vs Liverpool

Liverpool were forced to share the spoils with Arsenal at the weekend but will be determined not to let the same happen in the Champions League. Liverpool take on Red Star Belgrade in Serbia for their 4th Champions League group game. The Reds beat their opponents 4-0 last month, so Klopp and his team will be looking for more of the same. In the buildup to the game, let's take a look ...

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FOAR Readers Have Their Say on Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool

Voice of the Fans The team at Fields of Anfield Road are always keen to engage in discussion and debate with our readers and fellow Liverpool fans. That's why we sent the call out on Twitter for supporters to DM us and share their thoughts on the game. The responses came from far and wide, and we've included the best ones below. Thanks to everyone who got involved, we're looking forward ...

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Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool : Player Ratings and Talking Points

Disappointing Draw Liverpool drew 1-1 with an impressive Arsenal side in a game that's difficult to analyse. On one hand, Liverpool were unlucky not to have won 3-0 after Mane's goal was incorrectly ruled out for offside, and VVD missed two big chances. On the other, Arsenal were dominant for long stretches of the match, and it's arguable that Liverpool barely deserved a draw. Klopp voiced his disappointment after the game regarding ...

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Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool: Match Report

After playing the first 10 Premier League games of the season without a single defeat, it was time for the Reds to travel to London and face Arsenal at the Emirates. Team News Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was still without captain Jordan Henderson and Naby Keita in midfield, while former Arsenal player Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain remains out for the season. On the other hand, Unai Emery had a number of issues. Sead Kolašinac was ...

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Live Game Cafe!!! ARS v LFC

Welcome to live game cafe. TEAM NEWS The Reds make three changes at Emirates Stadium as Joe Gomez, Andy Robertson and James Milner return to the starting XI for the clash with Arsenal. Liverpool: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson, Fabinho, Milner, Wijnaldum, Mane, Salah, Firmino. Subs: Mignolet, Sturridge, Moreno, Lallana, Shaqiri, Origi, Matip.

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ARSENAL VS LIVERPOOL – Match Preview

Match week 11 is upon us and while the City game was billed to be a test of Liverpool’s title contention ambitions, this is one game that never fails to excite every season; loads of goals and drama, that’s for certain. The games at Anfield in 2013/14 season and the Emirates last season certainly come to mind. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'pV9f3ER5QOBWFTleBlgU6A',sig:'j1sEcbpyx6qYMTncIcSXDp4EVoMb7eaghzpdUqPHJjY=',w:'594px',h:'420px',items:'1056415204',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});   For a rejuvenated Arsenal, this is touted to be their litmus test; with ...

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Arsenal v Liverpool – FOAR Writers Predictions

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'mEHhQksTQglRc3h5H1uCeg',sig:'hYeRofH673-yNnS4L8aI2EXd9aXPZCUpeCFFkge9vcY=',w:'594px',h:'453px',items:'532199192',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); Time to set the Record Straight Two years after a European final to forget against Sevilla, the stakes won't be quite as high when Liverpool visit Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday. Make no mistake however, for this could well be a match to savour for the neutrals, as two of the most offensively exciting sides come head-to-head for the first time this season. Unai ...

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Liverpool 4-1 Cardiff: Match Report

Coming into this match, Liverpool had a nice opportunity to round up a 10-game start to the 2018/19 Premier League season, and they they did so in style by steamrolling over Cardiff City. They were sitting second to title holders Manchester City only on goal-difference. As for the visitors from Wales, goal-difference seemed important to them too as it was the only thing keeping them above the relegation zone led ...

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Live Game Cafe!!! LFC v CAR

Welcome to live game cafe. Liverpool make three changes for the clash with Cardiff – Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren and Alberto Moreno come into the starting XI in place of Xherdan Shaqiri, Joe Gomez and Andy Robertson. Virgil van Dijk is captain. Liverpool: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Lovren, Van Dijk, Moreno, Fabinho, Wijnaldum, Lallana, Mane, Salah, Firmino. Substitutes: Mignolet, Matip, Gomez, Robertson, Milner, Shaqiri, Sturridge.

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Preview: Liverpool vs Cardiff City

Following a 4-0 victory over Red Star Belgrade, Klopp and his team are raring to go in the league. Newly promoted side Cardiff City will be the Reds next opponents. The 2 sides last met during the 13/14 season, when Suarez and co were gunning for the title. Then, the match ended 6-3 in Liverpool's favour, and the current team will be looking for a similar result. With Liverpool looking to extend ...

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Liverpool 4-0 Red Star : Player Ratings

Reds Star Against Belgrade Liverpool returned to their rightful place atop of Champions League Group C after dispatching Red Star Belgrade in style under the Anfield floodlights. The victory was nice, but what had the fans talking was the all round outstanding performances from every player. It was a display reminiscent of last year's brilliance. Bobby Firmino's deflected shot broke the deadlock, before Mo Salah confidently finished an excellent team move to make ...

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Liverpool 4-0 Red Star: Match Report

Having beaten Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield in the Champions League opener and lost away to Napoli, Liverpool welcomed Red Star Belgrade in the third game of this season's edition of UEFA's elite competition. The Reds came into the match on the back of a 0-1 win away at Huddersfield. The contest was settled by a Mo Salah strike in the 24th minute, and the team approached the Red Star showdown with ...

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Preview: Liverpool vs Red Star Belgrade

Having recorded victory against Huddersfield at the weekend, Klopp will be hoping for more of the same against Red Star Belgrade. The Serbians though, who are unbeaten in their own league, will be looking to make life difficult for the Reds. With European nights returning to Anfield, let us preview the 3rd group game of Liverpool's Champions League campaign. A Low Scoring Affair Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'-i_vuJ_qTDVe_e1aBhXGVA',sig:'N1ZZ9EYHtEqqP53EJEsYtyTVcevr82hiNR_fEn1YPUA=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1052709486',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Even from an ...

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Huddersfield vs Liverpool – What do the FOAR writers think?

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'1WLJwV8uS5FJVFLO-uGonA',sig:'sRNCOiVhzZ4BLcKqUM9-q_ic7LphEUSvpcvCGHKukJY=',w:'594px',h:'413px',items:'912361606',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); The time has come. After what seemed like an endless, inexhaustible, excruciating, interminable - and every other synonym for 'too bloody long' - international break; finally real football returns. It's David vs Jürgen, old mates at either end of the footballing pyramid. One fighting relegation, the other fighting off enamored advances from besotted Reds all over the world. One bottom-3 and cannot find a win, the other top-3 and ...

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Preview: Huddersfield vs Liverpool

After a week of international football, league action will be back in full swing. On a 4 game winless streak prior to the break, the Reds will be seeking a winning return at the John Smith's Stadium. Friendship will have to be put aside as Klopp and Wagner go head to head against each other. With both sides desperate for a win, here's a rundown of the key pointers that may ...

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Liverpool 0-0 Manchester City: Match Report

With seven 2018/19 Premier League rounds done and dusted, the eighth one brought what was likely the most anticipated match of the season. Prior to the term's start, many people saw Liverpool and Manchester City as the main favorites for the title. Not much has changed on that front, except perhaps that Chelsea and Arsenal seem to be putting their names forward as well at the moment. But let's not get ...

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Liverpool vs Manchester City: Key Battles

Liverpool versus Manchester City. Red versus Blue. Champions versus the contenders. This is a match that has been highly anticipated since the fixture lists were announced. After all, Liverpool were touted as the team to challenge the Citizens for the title. And having lost in midweek, the Reds will be looking to make amends with a win over their rivals. With all eyes on Anfield come Sunday, let us examine the key ...

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Napoli 1 – 0 Liverpool : Player Ratings

Liverpool Beaten After Flat Display Out of context, a 1-0 loss away to Napoli in the Champions League isn't a big deal. However, it was the manner of this defeat that has Reds fans upset. In all honesty, the scoreline flattered us. Liverpool's midfield looked hapless, our fullbacks were run ragged, and worst of all, the attack failed to click yet again. Lorenzo Insigne won it for the hosts in the 90th minute ...

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Preview: Liverpool vs Manchester City

These high flying fixtures seem to be coming thick and fast. Having visited Tottenham and Chelsea already, it‘s now time to welcome the current Premier League champions Manchester City to Anfield. A tall order, you might assume. But is the task that awaits us as formidable as it seems? We all remember only too well how the corresponding fixture finished last season. 90 minutes filled with high-octane football; intensity like you’ve ...

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Napoli 1-0 Liverpool: Match Report

Having beaten Paris Saint-Germain in the opening round of this season's Champions League, Liverpool traveled to Italy for matchday 2 where they faced Napoli at their San Paolo stadium. PSG had annihilated Red Star Belgrade earlier in the evening in Paris by 6-1. Napoli failed to beat Red Star in Belgrade in the first round with the game ending goalless, and they had not only a point to prove, but they ...

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Preview: Napoli vs Liverpool

Liverpool travel to Italy sitting pretty atop their Champions League group. Having already beaten Paris Saint-Germain last month, the Reds will be confident that they can clinch another result against Napoli. And on the back of a comeback draw against Chelsea, the feel good factor in the Reds camp is as strong as ever. Even though the Italian side drew their opening game with Red Star Belgrade, they will be battling ...

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Chelsea 1-1 Liverpool: Match Report

After losing out to Chelsea in the Carabao Cup at Anfield on Wednesday, Liverpool had a chance of paying them back at Stamford Bridge in round seven of the 2018/19 Premier League season on Saturday, September 29. Team News The biggest concern for Jurgen Klopp was whether Virgil van Dijk would recover in time. The Dutch centre-back struggled with a rib injury after getting hit in the Southampton game, but he thankfully ...

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Preview: Chelsea vs Liverpool

Liverpool's winning run of 7 games in all competitions came to shuddering halt during the midweek. Against their top 4, and possibly, title rivals, Liverpool succumbed to a 2-1 defeat. Now out of the Carabao Cup, Liverpool will resume their Premier League endeavours by travelling to the Bridge. What can we expect in this 2nd round between both teams? Redemption Opportunity The Carabao Cup was probably one of Klopp's lowest priorities for the ...

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Liverpool 1 – 2 Chelsea – Player Ratings

Reds Bow Out of Carabao Cup This result brought out mixed emotions for Liverpool fans. Some are disappointed to lose to a rival and miss another chance for silverware, but many are viewing this as a blessing in disguise. As predicted in the preview, Jurgen Klopp and Maurizio Sarri elected to rotate their squads. Both sides produced a few decent chances in the first half, but it wasn't until the second that ...

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Liverpool 1-2 Chelsea: Match Report

Liverpool were drawn to open their 2018/19 Carabao Cup account at Anfield against Chelsea. It's fair to say that neither team was happy with it, but there was nothing to do except buckle down and work hard to prepare. Team News Changes were expected on both sides, though Jurgen Klopp said he wouldn't replace all 11 players for this game. Dejan Lovren was fairly ready, Dominic Solanke was completely ready. Adam Lallana ...

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Live Game Cafe!!! Carabao Cup- LFC v CFC

Welcome live game cafe. we start our league cup campaign against chelsea, Liverpool will make at least one change for Wednesday's Carabao Cup third-round tie against Chelsea at Anfield, with Simon Mignolet set to start in goal. Apart from the keeper change its hard to predict any change in line up. Klopp most likely to start a strong eleven for this game. https://twitter.com/LFC/status/1045002205349203968?s=19 Klopp on Fabinho "It’s not ...

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Liverpool vs Chelsea – Carabao Cup Preview

Reds Face Tough Test in the Third Round Although fans will have one eye on the Premier League fixture with Chelsea, Jurgen Klopp will undoubtedly see this as an opportunity to present his first piece of silverware to the Anfield faithful. Last time out, Liverpool recorded an impressively casual victory over Southampton, while Chelsea laboured to a 0-0 draw with West Ham. Both Klopp and Maurizio Sarri will be tempted to rotate their squad ...

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Klopp Speaks Ahead of the Carabao Cup Opener

Liverpool face Chelsea at Anfield on Wednesday evening in their first game of this season's Carabao Cup. Manager Jurgen Klopp spoke about it to the press. As coincidence would have it, it's the same opponent the Reds will be facing on Saturday in the Premier League. Speaking to the press ahead of the game, Klopp first answered a question about reports linking Mario Goetze once again with a move to Liverpool. ...

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Player ratings: Liverpool 3-0 Southampton

6 out of 6 in the league, top of the table, another clean sheet, 7 wins in a row. The mania of Liverpool fans is getting increasingly overwhelming as a result of the increasingly cheerful and promising performances by our players. This year 100% belongs to Liverpool. Here is my player ratings. Alisson: 8 A relatively cushy game for him but what makes a goalkeeper stand out is whether he could keep ...

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Preview: Liverpool vs Southampton

While fans will be buoyed to see their team triumph in midweek, attention must now be quickly switched to the league. Indeed, standing between the Reds 6th successive league win is a determined Saints side. Ahead of Southampton's visit to Anfield, let us take a look at the important bits that could shape the game. European Hangover? Tuesday night's thrilling 3-2 win against PSG was a testament of Liverpool's ability to take on ...

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Liverpool vs Southampton Pre-Match Build Up #LIVSOU

Liverpool will look to set an all time record this weekend as they aim to make it seven wins from seven to start the season!  With Southampton the opposition at Anfield on Sunday, it should be a game the Reds will win easily.  But do we have what it takes to break down what will be a stubborn Saints defence?  Have your say in the comments below! https://youtu.be/6wAIUS2IwbY

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Preview: Liverpool vs PSG

Having successfully defeated Tottenham at Wembley, Liverpool will be looking to fry bigger fish outside the domestic league. The Reds will kick off their maiden European game of the season by hosting French giants Paris Saint-Germain. Being in a group that also contains the likes of Napoli and Red Star Belgrade, Liverpool will be hoping to set the pace by getting a result against the French. Ahead of the mouthwatering clash between ...

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Player Ratings: Spurs 1-2 Liverpool

5 out of 5, the best ever start for Reds in Premier League history. Resilience, consistency and confidence pushes the formation of our terrific dominance. Loads of positives could be taken from the game against Spurs, here are my player ratings. Alisson: 7 Not hard to notice that he's learnt a lot from the mistake he made in the last game, confident distributions throughout the game, direct clearances in decisive moments. The ...

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Live Game Cafe! Tottenham vs Liverpool

With international football out of the way, the Reds international contingent will be back for league action. Having had 4 consecutive wins under their belt, Liverpool will next travel to Wembley to take on Tottenham. After losing their previous game against Watford, Spurs will seek a response against their visitors. Ahead of the big game, here are the key factors that might shape the game. Patience With Fabinho Back in the summer, ...

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Live Game Cafe!!! Game week 4.

Welcome to live game cafe. Top of the table going in to international break. you can read an aiticle about purchasing match day tickets here https://www.foarsite.com/2018/09/guide-to-lfc-tickets/ match report by vesko https://www.foarsite.com/2018/09/leicester-1-2-liverpool-match-report/

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Preview: Leicester vs Liverpool

Having seen off Brighton on last Saturday, attention will now be solely focused on Leicester City. Indeed the manager will be trying hard to gain all 3 points, leaving nothing to chance. Speaking to the media, Klopp said: “How could I sit here after the season Leicester played so far and only have a percentage of an idea that we will win there for sure? That’s not possible. We only will ...

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Live Game Cafe!!! Game week 3..

Welcome to live game cafe. we have only 3 games today including rafa's newcastle taking on chelsea. you can read about last night win here on our veskos match report. https://www.foarsite.com/2018/08/liverpool-1-0-brighton-hove-albion-match-report/ post match reaction by will https://www.foarsite.com/2018/08/liverpool-1-0-brighton-post-match-reaction-analysis-livbri/

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Preview: Liverpool vs Brighton & Hove Albion

Following Monday's win against Crystal Palace, the Reds will seek to maintain their 100% record for the season with another victory. Brighton will represent their opponents, who would look to gain some points against the Reds. After last Saturday's victory against Manchester United, belief among the Seagulls is at its highest. With Klopp and his men wary of the threat posed by Brighton, here's the preview ahead on the clash ...

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Live Game Cafe!!! Match week two… CRY v LFC

Welcome to live game cafe. finally we are playing, its been like ages since we last played. With top 4 rivals slipping last week its time we capitalize and banish our palace glitch.. Liverpool are hopeful their defensive ranks will be boosted by the return of Joel Matip to the matchday squad for the trip to Crystal Palace on Monday. The centre-back hasn’t figured for the Reds since sustaining a muscle injury ...

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