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  • Jose Mourinho insists the loss of Marouane Fellaini is not an issue ahead of Manchester United’s trip to Liverpool on Saturday.Belgium midfielder Fellaini suffered a knee injury while on international duty last week and could be out for at least a fortnight.The 29-year-old had been in good form and scored twice in United’s last Premier League outing, their 4-0 win over Crystal Palace, on September 30.6? talking points for Liverpool v #MUFC: the chance to make a statement, the fitness of our two Belgians & more ? https://t.co/4K6s6UGGpe pic.twitter.com/FKKZIdLlAd— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 10, 2017Asked about the injury, Mourinho told Sky Sports News: “No blow, no problem. We don’t cry with injuries. We may cry with the process that leads to the injuries but we don’t cry with the injuries. We just trust the players that are going to play.”Asked if that meant he had concerns about players going away with their international teams, he said: “Not just international teams, w..

    Manchester United boss Mourinho shrugs off loss of Fellaini for Liverpool trip

    Jose Mourinho insists the loss of Marouane Fellaini is not an issue ahead of Manchester United’s trip to Liverpool on Saturday.Belgium midfielder Fellaini suffered a knee injury while on international duty last week and could be out for at least a fortnight.The 29-year-old had been in good form and scored twice in United’s last Premier League outing, their 4-0 win over Crystal Palace, on September 30.6? talking points for Liverpool v #MUFC: the chance to make a statement, the fitness of our two Belgians & more ? https://t.co/4K6s6UGGpe pic.twitter.com/FKKZIdLlAd— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 10, 2017Asked about the injury, Mourinho told Sky Sports News: “No blow, no problem. We don’t cry with injuries. We may cry with the process that leads to the injuries but we don’t cry with the injuries. We just trust the players that are going to play.”Asked if that meant he had concerns about players going away with their international teams, he said: “Not just international teams, w..
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  • Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s plans for the pending visit of arch-rivals Manchester United have been thrown into turmoil after Sadio Mane was ruled out for up to six weeks.The Senegal international sustained a hamstring injury against Cape Verde on Saturday and, after being assessed by the club’s medical staff on his return to Merseyside, a scan has confirmed their worst fears.Mane, who was named on the Ballon d’Or shortlist on Monday, is likely to miss nine matches in all competitions, among those games against United, Tottenham and Chelsea plus three Champions League fixtures, two against Slovenian side Maribor plus the trip to Sevilla.Sadio Mane has sustained a hamstring injury. Full story: https://t.co/QdynVm9kxp pic.twitter.com/VBs5rYn1rU— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 10, 2017“The winger was substituted 89 minutes into Senegal’s 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over the Cape Verde Islands on Saturday,” said a Liverpool statement. “And it has now been confirmed that he picked up..

    Sadio Mane injury throws Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp a pre-Man Utd curveball

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s plans for the pending visit of arch-rivals Manchester United have been thrown into turmoil after Sadio Mane was ruled out for up to six weeks.The Senegal international sustained a hamstring injury against Cape Verde on Saturday and, after being assessed by the club’s medical staff on his return to Merseyside, a scan has confirmed their worst fears.Mane, who was named on the Ballon d’Or shortlist on Monday, is likely to miss nine matches in all competitions, among those games against United, Tottenham and Chelsea plus three Champions League fixtures, two against Slovenian side Maribor plus the trip to Sevilla.Sadio Mane has sustained a hamstring injury. Full story: https://t.co/QdynVm9kxp pic.twitter.com/VBs5rYn1rU— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 10, 2017“The winger was substituted 89 minutes into Senegal’s 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over the Cape Verde Islands on Saturday,” said a Liverpool statement. “And it has now been confirmed that he picked up..
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  • Liverpool have been dealt a huge blow just days before the visit of arch-rivals Manchester United after Sadio Mane was ruled out for six weeks with a hamstring injury.The pacy forward was injured on international duty with Senegal and his absence could not have come at a worse time as manager Jurgen Klopp looks to get their season back on track after an indifferent September.“The winger was substituted 89 minutes into Senegal’s 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over the Cape Verde Islands on Saturday,” said a Liverpool statement.“And it has now been confirmed that he picked up an injury during that fixture that could keep him out of action for up to six weeks.”Sadio Mane has sustained a hamstring injury. Full story: https://t.co/QdynVm9kxp pic.twitter.com/VBs5rYn1rU— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 10, 2017Mane, who scored 13 Premier League goals last season despite missing the whole of January due to the African Nations Cup and the final six weeks of the campaign with a knee injury, has ..

    Liverpool forward Sadio Mane ruled out for six weeks

    Liverpool have been dealt a huge blow just days before the visit of arch-rivals Manchester United after Sadio Mane was ruled out for six weeks with a hamstring injury.The pacy forward was injured on international duty with Senegal and his absence could not have come at a worse time as manager Jurgen Klopp looks to get their season back on track after an indifferent September.“The winger was substituted 89 minutes into Senegal’s 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over the Cape Verde Islands on Saturday,” said a Liverpool statement.“And it has now been confirmed that he picked up an injury during that fixture that could keep him out of action for up to six weeks.”Sadio Mane has sustained a hamstring injury. Full story: https://t.co/QdynVm9kxp pic.twitter.com/VBs5rYn1rU— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 10, 2017Mane, who scored 13 Premier League goals last season despite missing the whole of January due to the African Nations Cup and the final six weeks of the campaign with a knee injury, has ..
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  • Liverpool midfielder Emre Can admits he is honoured by interest from Italian champions Juventus as uncertainty about his future continues.The Germany international is in the final nine months of his current deal at Anfield, making him eligible in January to sign a pre-contract for next summer with other clubs.Can insists he is concentrating on playing for Liverpool, for whom he has started five of seven Premier League matches this season as well as both Champions League group games, but is aware of the Serie A club’s desire to sign him.Fresh from a first ever goal for Germany, Emre Can explains why he's keen to add to his #LFC tally. ?? ?? https://t.co/wunQPAGtV6 pic.twitter.com/3aViV0ju8y— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 9, 2017“It’s always an honour to receive an offer from such a renowned club, but currently I am only focused on the season with Liverpool,” Can told German newspaper Kicker.“My agent takes care of the rest.“The Premier League is just a really cool league, the..

    Emre Can flattered by Juventus interest but insists his focus is on Liverpool

    Liverpool midfielder Emre Can admits he is honoured by interest from Italian champions Juventus as uncertainty about his future continues.The Germany international is in the final nine months of his current deal at Anfield, making him eligible in January to sign a pre-contract for next summer with other clubs.Can insists he is concentrating on playing for Liverpool, for whom he has started five of seven Premier League matches this season as well as both Champions League group games, but is aware of the Serie A club’s desire to sign him.Fresh from a first ever goal for Germany, Emre Can explains why he's keen to add to his #LFC tally. ?? ?? https://t.co/wunQPAGtV6 pic.twitter.com/3aViV0ju8y— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 9, 2017“It’s always an honour to receive an offer from such a renowned club, but currently I am only focused on the season with Liverpool,” Can told German newspaper Kicker.“My agent takes care of the rest.“The Premier League is just a really cool league, the..
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  • Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford warmed up for Saturday’s heavyweight clash at Liverpool by getting tips from boxing champion Anthony Joshua.Rashford started in the last two World Cup qualifiers for England as Gareth Southgate’s men reached next summer’s finals in Russia with 1-0 victories over Slovenia and Lithuania respectively.Despite playing 72 minutes in Vilinus on Sunday evening, the 20-year-old wasted no time to get back into training, albeit in the gym with the IBF, WBA and IBO world heavyweight champion on Tuesday morning.Nice to see the champ ???? @anthonyfjoshua pic.twitter.com/6ykjX0dCs9— Marcus Rashford (@MarcusRashford) October 10, 2017Jose Mourinho’s side travel to Anfield in Saturday’s early kick-off in search for three points that will see them top the Premier League table before current leaders Manchester City host Stoke later that day.Joshua, who won Olympic gold at London 2012, is preparing for the defence of his world titles against Bulgaria’s Kubrat..

    Marcus Rashford prepares for Liverpool clash in heavyweight proportions

    Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford warmed up for Saturday’s heavyweight clash at Liverpool by getting tips from boxing champion Anthony Joshua.Rashford started in the last two World Cup qualifiers for England as Gareth Southgate’s men reached next summer’s finals in Russia with 1-0 victories over Slovenia and Lithuania respectively.Despite playing 72 minutes in Vilinus on Sunday evening, the 20-year-old wasted no time to get back into training, albeit in the gym with the IBF, WBA and IBO world heavyweight champion on Tuesday morning.Nice to see the champ ???? @anthonyfjoshua pic.twitter.com/6ykjX0dCs9— Marcus Rashford (@MarcusRashford) October 10, 2017Jose Mourinho’s side travel to Anfield in Saturday’s early kick-off in search for three points that will see them top the Premier League table before current leaders Manchester City host Stoke later that day.Joshua, who won Olympic gold at London 2012, is preparing for the defence of his world titles against Bulgaria’s Kubrat..
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  • Sunday sees Jurgen Klopp mark his two-year anniversary as Liverpool manager, having replaced Brendan Rodgers on October 8, 2015.Here Press Association Sport’s Carl Markham takes a look at the German’s first 24 months in charge.SquadAdam Lallana has been sidelined all season because of injury (Peter Byrne/PA)Klopp has opted for evolution rather than revolution, reflected in the fact 15 of the players he has used this season were inherited from Rodgers (not including Nathaniel Clyne and Adam Lallana, who have been injured). Three of those – Dejan Lovren, Alberto Moreno and Clyne (when fit) would make up his first-choice defence. He has more depth among his goalkeepers than before and has considerably improved the forward line. The departments in between still require some work, however.SigningsYour September Goal of the Month ???? pic.twitter.com/gL683Ll13s— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 6, 2017Ten major signings have been made during Klopp’s tenure: of those Sadio Mane has been th..

    How Jurgen Klopp has fared in first two years as Liverpool boss

    Sunday sees Jurgen Klopp mark his two-year anniversary as Liverpool manager, having replaced Brendan Rodgers on October 8, 2015.Here Press Association Sport’s Carl Markham takes a look at the German’s first 24 months in charge.SquadAdam Lallana has been sidelined all season because of injury (Peter Byrne/PA)Klopp has opted for evolution rather than revolution, reflected in the fact 15 of the players he has used this season were inherited from Rodgers (not including Nathaniel Clyne and Adam Lallana, who have been injured). Three of those – Dejan Lovren, Alberto Moreno and Clyne (when fit) would make up his first-choice defence. He has more depth among his goalkeepers than before and has considerably improved the forward line. The departments in between still require some work, however.SigningsYour September Goal of the Month ???? pic.twitter.com/gL683Ll13s— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 6, 2017Ten major signings have been made during Klopp’s tenure: of those Sadio Mane has been th..
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  • Liverpool will officially unveil the newly-named Kenny Dalglish Stand at the home match against Manchester United on October 14.Work on branding and installation of illuminated signage and exterior graphics to the front and inside of what was formerly known as the Centenary Stand, began this week.A special mosaic will be revealed across the Kenny Dalglish Stand and the Kop ahead of kick-off and the match-day programme will feature a cover dedicated to the former player and manager.#LFC will celebrate the official unveiling of the Kenny Dalglish Stand to fans at the clash with Manchester United: https://t.co/4chM2EmHwM pic.twitter.com/eWHCTS9qsI— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 6, 2017 Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.

    Liverpool to officially open Kenny Dalglish Stand prior to United clash

    Liverpool will officially unveil the newly-named Kenny Dalglish Stand at the home match against Manchester United on October 14.Work on branding and installation of illuminated signage and exterior graphics to the front and inside of what was formerly known as the Centenary Stand, began this week.A special mosaic will be revealed across the Kenny Dalglish Stand and the Kop ahead of kick-off and the match-day programme will feature a cover dedicated to the former player and manager.#LFC will celebrate the official unveiling of the Kenny Dalglish Stand to fans at the clash with Manchester United: https://t.co/4chM2EmHwM pic.twitter.com/eWHCTS9qsI— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 6, 2017 Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.
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  • Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard insists there is no need to panic about the club’s recent struggles.One win in seven matches in all competitions has seen criticism of Jurgen Klopp’s side grow but Gerrard, now under-18s manager, insists there is no cause for concern with the club just two points off the top four and still unbeaten in the Champions League.“We’re seven games into a Premier League campaign – there’s no time to panic,” he told liverpoolfc.com. “We’ve got a wonderful manager and coaching staff that are looking after these players.A career as a 'big manager' awaits Steven Gerrard – that's the view of @XabiAlonso. Read & watch our interview: https://t.co/TryqudOG6V pic.twitter.com/Nj2kiLegUw— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 4, 2017“I think everything is fine. I’m not one that jumps on the bandwagon and listens to criticism after seven games. I used to judge myself and the team I was playing in at least 10 or 15 games into the season so let’s see where ..

    No need to panic yet over Liverpool’s recent struggles – Steven Gerrard

    Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard insists there is no need to panic about the club’s recent struggles.One win in seven matches in all competitions has seen criticism of Jurgen Klopp’s side grow but Gerrard, now under-18s manager, insists there is no cause for concern with the club just two points off the top four and still unbeaten in the Champions League.“We’re seven games into a Premier League campaign – there’s no time to panic,” he told liverpoolfc.com. “We’ve got a wonderful manager and coaching staff that are looking after these players.A career as a 'big manager' awaits Steven Gerrard – that's the view of @XabiAlonso. Read & watch our interview: https://t.co/TryqudOG6V pic.twitter.com/Nj2kiLegUw— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 4, 2017“I think everything is fine. I’m not one that jumps on the bandwagon and listens to criticism after seven games. I used to judge myself and the team I was playing in at least 10 or 15 games into the season so let’s see where ..
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  • Former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso has backed Steven Gerrard to become a future first-team manager at the club.Following retirement Gerrard began his coaching career at the Reds’ academy in February and this season has taken charge of the under-18s side, also leading an under-19s team in the UEFA Youth League.Alonso, recently retired himself, believes this is just the start for his former team-mate."I'm following his career closely. He has all the attributes."@XabiAlonso in no doubt about Stevie as a manager: https://t.co/TryqudOG6V pic.twitter.com/BYgF1cjfi5— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 4, 2017“I’m following the early steps of his career closely and for sure he has all the attributes to become a big manager and a Liverpool manager one day,” the Spaniard told liverpoolfc.com.“You can be a great player but being a manager is a different task. For sure, he’s really focused and if he’s able to deliver that message he will be a good one.” Source: By PA Sport Staff ..

    Xabi Alonso sees former team-mate Steven Gerrard as future manager of Liverpool

    Former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso has backed Steven Gerrard to become a future first-team manager at the club.Following retirement Gerrard began his coaching career at the Reds’ academy in February and this season has taken charge of the under-18s side, also leading an under-19s team in the UEFA Youth League.Alonso, recently retired himself, believes this is just the start for his former team-mate."I'm following his career closely. He has all the attributes."@XabiAlonso in no doubt about Stevie as a manager: https://t.co/TryqudOG6V pic.twitter.com/BYgF1cjfi5— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 4, 2017“I’m following the early steps of his career closely and for sure he has all the attributes to become a big manager and a Liverpool manager one day,” the Spaniard told liverpoolfc.com.“You can be a great player but being a manager is a different task. For sure, he’s really focused and if he’s able to deliver that message he will be a good one.” Source: By PA Sport Staff ..
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