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How close Liverpool pair are to breaking all-time PL defender assist record after Brentford

 The latest assists bagged by Liverpool pair Andy Robertson and Trent Alexander-Arnold during the club’s meeting with Brentford have seen the defenders inch ever closer to an impressive Premier League benchmark. Minamino amongst the goals Jurgen Klopp’s under-manned Reds were of course back in action earlier today.Sans the services of the likes of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Thiago Alcantara and Naby Keita, Liverpool welcomed Thomas Frank’s Brentford to Anfield, eyeing a return to winning ways on...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Leighton Baines, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Brentford, Merseyside, William Hill, Klopp, Firmino, Robertson, Oxlade Chamberlain, Graeme Le Saux


Liverpool beat Brentford to move up to second

Liverpool (AFP) – Liverpool kept their slim hopes of reeling in Manchester City at the top of the Premier League alive by seeing off Brentford 3-0 at Anfield to move up to second in the... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Anfield, Brentford, Afp, Liverpool AFP Liverpool


Sergio Reguilón back in training for Tottenham ahead of Arsenal clash

Reguilón back in Tottenham training ahead of Arsenal showdown Tottenham boss Antonio Conte could be set to welcome back first-choice left-back Sergio Reguilón into the first-team fold as Spurs are in preparations to take on bitter rivals Arsenal in the North London Derby on Sunday. Understand Sergio Reguilon took a full part in training today at Hotspur Way. Hopefully good news for Spurs ahead of Sunday's north London derby. More in here on the latest team news. https://t.co/bcYW7rAKn5 — Alasdai...
Tags: England, London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Cameroon, Spurs, Tottenham, Arsenal, Anfield, Madrid, Mikel Arteta, Granit Xhaka, Mohamed Elneny


Arsenal boost as insight provided into Granit Xhaka’s ban

 An insight into the length of ban likely facing Arsenal star Granit Xhaka on the back of his dismissal against Liverpool has been provided on Friday afternoon. Gunners stand tall despite early red The name of Swiss international Xhaka of course took its place front and centre in the headlines once more late on Thursday night.This came owing to the latest moment of madness on the part of the oft-maligned midfielder, during Arsenal’s League Cup semi-final first-leg showdown with Liverpool.Inside ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Arsenal, Juventus, Burnley, Anfield, Mikel Arteta, Borussia Monchengladbach, Granit Xhaka, Xhaka, Diogo Jota, Kaya Kaynak, Anfield Xhaka, London Xhaka


As Granit Xhaka issues apology, Mikel Arteta speaks on possibility of Tottenham clash being postponed

 Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has provided an insight into the chances of the club’s upcoming derby showdown with Tottenham Hotspur being postponed. Liverpool fail to take advantage of Xhaka’s dismissal Arteta, of course, guided his troops back into action a short time ago.The Gunners made the trip to Anfield, hopeful of taking a step towards the finale of the Carabao Cup after seeing their FA Cup plans fall apart at the first hurdle versus Nottingham Forest at the weekend.And though, when all was ...
Tags: Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Anfield, Merseyside, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Xhaka, North London Derby, Arteta, NLD


Arsenal fans heap praise on Bukayo Saka and Ben White for Anfield performance

Arsenal Fans praise Saka and White during Anfield outing Arsenal fans wasted no time taking to Twitter to heap praise on Gunners pair Bukayo Saka and Ben White after the England international duo worked their socks off on the Anfield pitch during the 0-0 draw against Liverpool in the Carabao Cup semi-final first-leg.White was arguably the best performer on the pitch for Mikel Arteta’s young guns on Merseyside (7.4 match rating via Whoscored, 7.6 match rating via Sofascore), winning 60% of his gr...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Arsenal, Emirates, Anfield, Brentford, Merseyside, Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Liverpool Fc, Reds, White, Granit Xhaka, LIVERPOOL England


Toothless Liverpool held by 10-man Arsenal in League Cup semi

Liverpool (AFP) – Arsenal held out for over an hour a man down to leave their League Cup semi-final with Liverpool delicately poised after the first leg ended 0-0 at Anfield on Thursday. The Gunners... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield, Afp, Liverpool AFP Arsenal


‘He’s just not good enough’: One Liverpool star widely targeted following Arsenal stalemate

 Liverpool’s supporters have flooded to social media this evening, to highlight their frustrations with one member of the club’s frontline. Arsenal stand tall Jurgen Klopp’s men marked their return to action a short time ago.After cruising into the 4th-round of the FA Cup at the expense of minnows Shrewsbury at the weekend, the Reds tonight welcomed Arsenal to Anfield, hoping to take a significant step towards the finale of the Carabao Cup, in the rescheduled first-leg of their tie with the Gunn...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Merseyside, Klopp, Reds, Shrewsbury, Mohamed Salah, Granit Xhaka, Henderson, Xhaka, Ben White


Why Martin Odegaard is missing from Arsenal’s squad to face Liverpool, and what it means for NLD

 An explanation for the absence of star midfielder Martin Odegaard from Arsenal’s squad to face Liverpool this evening has been provided. Anfield showpiece Mikel Arteta’s men are of course set to return to action in short order.After seeing Chelsea oust fierce rivals Tottenham in the competition’s other semi-final on Wednesday, the Gunners have made the trip to Anfield, for a Carabao Cup meeting with Liverpool.The clash, rescheduled owing to a Covid-19 ‘outbreak’ in Jurgen Klopp’s squad last wee...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Real Madrid, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Sead Kolasinac, London Derby


What Granit Xhaka’s red card vs Liverpool means for North London Derby & League Cup 2nd-leg availability

 Confirmation of the hefty price set to be paid by Arsenal for the dismissal of Granit Xhaka during the club’s meeting with Liverpool this evening has been provided online. Xhaka sent for an early bath Mikel Arteta’s troops are, at present, locked in League Cup action.After Chelsea sent Tottenham packing in the first of two semi-final ties on Wednesday, Arsenal made the trip to Anfield, hopeful of securing a first-leg advantage at the expense of Liverpool amid the respective Premier League giant...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Wembley, Burnley, Espn, Anfield, Merseyside, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Roma, Granit Xhaka


Arsenal dealt early defensive injury blow during Liverpool clash

 The personnel woes facing Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta have continued to mount on Thursday evening. Anfield showdown The Gunners are of course currently locked in action, at Anfield.After being ousted from the FA Cup in embarrassing fashion at the hands of Nottingham Forest at the weekend, Arteta’s troops travelled to Merseyside, hoping for better luck in the first-leg of a Carabao Cup semi-final showdown with Liverpool.Arsenal headed into proceedings aware that a triumph (over two legs) would set...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Southampton, Tottenham, Arsenal, Wembley, Anfield, Merseyside, Mikel Arteta, Nottingham Forest, Calum Chambers, Antonio Conte, Liverpool Arsenal, Arteta


Arsenal starlet Gabriel Martinelli bags PFA Player of the Month award

Martinelli bags PFA award Arsenal continues to grace the Premier League with gifted young talent and Brazilian starlet Gabriel Martinelli has received his just rewards after bagging the PFA Player of the Month award for December. 🙌 Our December Premier League PFA @VertuMotors Fans’ Player of the Month is @gabimartinelli!#PFAFPOTM | @Arsenal pic.twitter.com/IPZeoLUEG4 — Professional Footballers' Association (@PFA) January 13, 2022 The Brazilian youth international made six appearances (all start...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Southampton, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, PFA, Anfield, Andrew Robertson, Leicester City, Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Liverpool Fc


Arsenal dealt major triple team news blow hours ahead of Liverpool clash

Arsenal to take on Liverpool Arsenal travel to Anfield to take on Liverpool in the first leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final this evening, with the winner of the tie going on to play Chelsea in the final of the competition.You can find out more about the game here:Liverpool vs Arsenal live streaming: Watch Carabao Cup semi-final first leg onlineLiverpool vs Arsenal betting tips: Carabao Cup semi-final first leg preview, predictions and oddsMikel Arteta’s side will be looking to bounce back from a ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield, Martin Odegaard, Nottingham Forest, north London, Granit Xhaka, Alexandre Lacazette, Arthur, Liverpool Arsenal, Arteta, Mo Salah, Sadio


Arsenal dealt triple team news blow hours ahead of Liverpool clash

Arsenal to take on Liverpool Arsenal travel to Anfield to take on Liverpool in the-first leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final this evening, with the winner of the tie set to play Chelsea in the final of the competition.You can find out more about the game here:Liverpool vs Arsenal live streaming: Watch Carabao Cup semi-final first leg onlineLiverpool vs Arsenal betting tips: Carabao Cup semi-final first leg preview, predictions and oddsMikel Arteta’s side will be looking to bounce back from a shock...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Nottingham Forest, Granit Xhaka, Alexandre Lacazette, North London Derby, Arthur, Liverpool Arsenal, Arteta, Mo Salah


Liverpool v Arsenal: Both sides without key players for rearranged Carabao Cup semi-final first leg

Both Liverpool and Arsenal will be missing key players for the rearranged first leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final at Anfield on Thursday.
Tags: Football, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield


Mikel Arteta quizzed on Dusan Vlahovic to Arsenal rumours/ provides Granit Xhaka update ahead of Liverpool

Liverpool vs Arsenal Liverpool and Arsenal are due to face off in a League Cup semi-final clash on Thursday.It is the first of two ties, with this match set to take place at Anfield and the second at the Emirates the following week.Jurgen Klopp has not put much stock into the English domestic cups since his arrival from Germany, but fans are no doubt eager to see their side add another trophy to their already huge collection.As for Arsenal, they head into the game with a simply awful record agai...
Tags: Germany, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, Emirates, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Mikel Arteta, Fiorentina, Xhaka, Arsenal Liverpool


Liverpool star Mohamed Salah keen on international success despite downplaying Egypt's AFCON chances

Salah hopeful of international success Liverpool star forward Mohamed Salah is set to lead Egypt in their opening African Cup of Nations clash when they take on perennial continental powerhouse Nigeria later today and remains hopeful of winning international honours in service of his country.The Nagrig-native has enjoyed a stellar career while at Anfield when Liverpool was crowned champions of the Premier League in 2019-20 in the wake of their stories Champions League win the season prior. In th...
Tags: Nigeria, Senegal, Sport, Uganda, Soccer, Egypt, South Africa, Premier League, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Cameroon, Fifa, Champions League, Uefa, Anfield, Ivory Coast


Salah says he is not asking for ‘crazy stuff’ in new Liverpool deal

London (AFP) – Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah says he is not asking for “crazy stuff” in any new contract he signs with the Premier League club but wants the deal to reflect his huge contribution at Anfield. The Egypt international has fewer than 18 months remaining on his current deal and has reiterated whether he stays or goes remains in the hands of Liverpool. Reports have suggested that Salah, who has won the Champions League and Premier League with Liverpool, is looking for a weekly salar...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Egypt, Premier League, Liverpool, Fifa, Champions League, Bayern Munich, Lionel Messi, Anfield, Gq, Reds, Mohamed Salah, Robert Lewandowski, Afp


EFL reach decision on Liverpool COVID-19 investigation amid “false positive” controversy

Arsenal’s home leg with Liverpool rescheduled Arsenal fans were up in arms as a reported COVID outbreak forced Liverpool to reschedule the first leg of their Carabao Cup tie against Arsenal.And, after the FA Cup tie with Shrewsbury went ahead three days later, Jurgen Klopp revealed that in actual fact there were a wide load of “false positives” and only one true positive case in the Liverpool camp, that of Trent Alexander-Arnold. 📺 Jurgen Klopp with an update on COVID-19 cases at the club: “We t...
Tags: UK, London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Arsenal, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Lfc, Reds, Shrewsbury, Dan Kilpatrick, Ligue, Athletic


Arsenal boost? Liverpool face investigation as Klopp’s false positive comments could result in ‘severe punishment’

 The transparency offered up by Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp regarding a recent Covid-19 ‘outbreak’ at the club could culminate in his side being heavily punished by the Football League. ‘False’ outbreak The subject of Covid-19 has of course taken its place front and centre in the headlines at Anfield over the course of the last week.This comes after Liverpool’s scheduled Carabao Cup semi-final first-leg meeting with Premier League rivals Arsenal was postponed, owing to an alleged outbreak in the...
Tags: UK, Senegal, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Arsenal, West Ham, Anfield, Leicester City, Jurgen Klopp, Merseyside, Klopp, Liverpool Fc, Lfc, Reds


Aston Villa make bid for Dundee United youngster, Lucas Digne considered

Two key transfer updates concerning Premier League outfit Aston Villa have emerged on Sunday. Aston Villa bid for Dundee United man The first claims that Aston Villa have made a bid for a Dundee United youngster.The player in question is Kerr Smith, who is a product of Dundee United’s academy.Smith was handed his senior debut for Dundee last season and has since made another seven appearances this term.Smith is a natural centre-back, but the 17-year-old is also capable of playing at right-back, ...
Tags: Sport, Daily Mail, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Steven Gerrard, Dundee, Everton, Anfield, Smith, Villa, Dundee United, LIVERPOOL England, Lucas Digne


FA Cup: Liverpool teenager Kaide Gordon equalises against Shrewsbury

Kaide Gordon, 17, finishes off a cross from fellow academy graduate Conor Bradley to equalise for Liverpool against Shrewsbury in front of the Kop at Anfield in the FA Cup third round.
Tags: Football, Liverpool, Anfield, Shrewsbury, Kop, Conor Bradley, Kaide Gordon


Liverpool decide on immediate future of Belgian international forward Divock Origi

Liverpool to retain Origi despite heavy transfer interest Jürgen Klopp looks set to successfully retain Belgian international forward Divock Origi this month as Liverpool aims to hold on to some semblance of depth across the first-team squad.According to Fabrizio Romano, Liverpool has no plans in place to sell the 26-year-old Oostende-native this month with Klopp making it clear that the former LOSC Lille academy graduate by way of KRC Genk’s youth setup will be needed at Anfield moving forward ...
Tags: Senegal, Sport, Soccer, Egypt, Liverpool, Italy, Guinea, Cameroon, Newcastle, Burkina Faso, Anfield, Divock Origi, Origi, Merseyside, Ac Milan, Klopp


West Ham turn attentions towards Aston Villa in search for new defender

 West Ham United have turned their attentions towards a Premier League rival amid the club’s search for a new central defender. Ogbonna out long term The need for defensive reinforcements has of course emerged as something of a pressing matter at the London Stadium over recent weeks.This comes with David Moyes’ high-flying Hammers having been dealt an altogether untimely pair of blows on the personnel front.First, late in November, Angelo Ogbonna was forced under the knife owing to a knee injury...
Tags: England, London, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Aston Villa, Liverpool, David Moyes, West Ham United, Steven Gerrard, Old Trafford, Newcastle, Leeds United, West Ham, Anfield


Why the FA Cup retains its magic 

Football’s fabled cup competition, the FA Cup, this weekend will once again have men, women and children right across these shores queuing for the next page-turning chapter in its 150-year history.   For the dyed-in-the-wool football fan, it is like spinach to Popeye. Or oxygen to a deep-sea diver.   Its noise and colours are unfathomable to many,  yet it continues to conjure the biggest of days for the tiniest of clubs.   And if, like many say, the magic of the FA Cup has vanished, its s...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Bradford, Steven Gerrard, Tottenham, Pep Guardiola, Jose Mourinho, Swindon, Hereford, Wigan, Anfield, Carlsberg


Key factor behind Philippe Coutinho choosing to join Aston Villa revealed

Philippe Coutinho has made a return to the Premier League with Aston Villa. Coutinho’s Barcelona struggles It’s fair to say that Philippe Coutinho has struggled somewhat since departing Liverpool.The midfielder, once branded the ‘little magician’, left Anfield back in January of 2018 for Spanish giants FC Barcelona.Coutinho was a pivotal member of Liverpool’s squad at the time, so the Reds unsurprisingly demanded a premium fee with the potential to rise to £142m for the Brazilian.However, Barcel...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, La Liga, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Manchester City, Steven Gerrard, Bayern Munich, Brazil, Anfield, Ronald Koeman, Lfc, Reds


As official announcement made, key factor behind Philippe Coutinho choosing to join Aston Villa revealed

Philippe Coutinho has made a return to the Premier League with Aston Villa. Coutinho’s Barcelona struggles It’s fair to say that Philippe Coutinho has struggled somewhat since departing Liverpool.The midfielder, once branded the ‘little magician’, left Anfield back in January of 2018 for Spanish giants FC Barcelona.Coutinho was a pivotal member of Liverpool’s squad at the time, so the Reds unsurprisingly demanded a premium fee with the potential to rise to £142m for the Brazilian.However, Barcel...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, La Liga, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Manchester City, Steven Gerrard, Bayern Munich, Anfield, Ronald Koeman, Reds, Philippe Coutinho, Xavi Hernandez


Aston Villa 'very close' to securing Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho on loan

Coutinho nearing Premier League return Barcelona and Seleção star midfielder Philippe Coutinho has edged closer to a Premier League return after Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa has made headway in a bid to acquire his services.Coutinho is one of a handful of big names in Catalunya that have been deemed surplus to requirements to the new Xavi regime at the Camp Nou and has been linked in a number of moves that would get him off the books at Barça. #FCB 🔵🔴 💥 La operación va por muy buen camino y sign...
Tags: England, Spain, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Steven Gerrard, Xavi, Danny Ings, Anfield, Leicester City, Gerrard, Villa Park, Liverpool Fc


Why Antonio Conte is not patrolling the touchline at Manchester United

Woodward passed on Antonio Conte Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward has hardly endeared himself to many a Red Devils faithful both at home and abroad, and that frustration could be set to continue.Though Woodward is set to depart United at the end of this month after a sixteen-year relationship that began in 2005 in the wake of his advisory role to the Glaser family during their financial takeover of the English giants, the 50-year-old Chelmsford-native has blundered time and again du...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Wembley Stadium, Tottenham, Champions League, Pep Guardiola, Ed Woodward, Anfield, Crystal Palace, Hull City, Jurgen Klopp


Newcastle target Liverpool's Divock Origi

Newcastle turn to Divock Origi Newcastle United continues to approach the January transfer window with gusto after moving quickly for Atlético Madrid’s Kieran Trippier and has now set their sights on Liverpool frontman Divock Origi. Exclusive: Liverpool’s Divock Origi among the players Newcastle are looking at with replacing injured Callum Wilson key | @LukeEdwardsTele https://t.co/LfwJbc1EDB — Telegraph Football (@TeleFootball) January 6, 2022 The untimely injury to key center-forward Callum W...
Tags: Germany, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Old Trafford, Newcastle, Everton, Belgium, Anfield, Eddie Howe, Divock Origi, Origi, Sevilla, Madrid