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Jose Mourinho questions Jurgen Klopp after £75m Virgil van Dijk deal


Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has questioned Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp’s 2016 threat to quit rather than spend inflated transfer fees. The Anfield club are to sign Virgil van Dijk from Southampton in a £75m deal on 1 January for a fee which is a world record for a defender. Klopp said on Friday the “last thing” he considers is the fee ...

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Philippe Coutinho: Liverpool playmaker to miss Manchester City game

Philippe Coutinho has scored five league goals and made six assists in the Premier League this season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho will not return from an ankle injury in time to face Manchester City on New Year’s Eve, boss Jurgen Klopp has confirmed. The Brazil playmaker, 24, has missed six games with an injury picked up in November’s win over Sunderland. “The City game is too early and I’m pretty sure the Sunderland match on Monday is too ...

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Jürgen Klopp nominated for FIFA coach of the year


Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has been shortlisted for the FIFA coach of the year award for 2016. The German, who took the reins at Anfield in October 2015, led the Reds to the finals of both the League Cup and the Europa League during his opening seven months in charge. So far this season, Klopp’s team have won seven of ...

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Liverpool v Man Utd: Jose Mourinho’s team lack identity – Paul Scholes


Manchester United lack “identity” under new manager Jose Mourinho, making Liverpool favourites for Monday’s Premier League match, says Old Trafford legend Paul Scholes. United, seventh in the table, go to Anfield three points behind Liverpool. Scholes says there is still “confusion” over Mourinho’s best side, whereas Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has “stamped his way of playing football” on his team. ...

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Klopp voted Barclays Manager of the Month


Jurgen Klopp has won the Barclays Manager of the Month award after guiding Liverpool to maximum points in September. The 49-year-old has become the first German to win the award in Premier League history after a run of three successive victories last month. Klopp’s men started September with a 4-1 victory over champions Leicester City at Anfield, before Jordan Henderson’s ...

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp signs six-year contract extension

Liverpool finished eighth in the Premier League last season under Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has signed a six-year contract extension to stay at the club. Klopp only joined Liverpool in October, then agreeing a £15m deal until 2018, with the option of another year. “We are very much at the beginning of our journey,” said Klopp, 49, onLiverpool’s website. German Klopp took Liverpool the finals of the League Cup and ...

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Klopp tells Liverpool to go at Villareal

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The pressure is on Liverpool after Villarreal snatched a late win last week in the first leg of a semi-final tie that concludes at Anfield – not that you would know it listening to Jürgen Klopp. Substitute Adrián López’s late goal won first leg at the last for Villarreal The Spanish side are on a club record 12-match unbeaten run ...

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