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UCL: Liverpool thrash Spartak Moscow at Anfield

Liverpool have scored 23 goals in the Champions League this season, the most by an English side in a single group campaign (Image credit: Getty Images)

Philippe Coutinho scored a hat-trick as Liverpool became the fifth English club to qualify for the last 16 of this season’s Champions League with a thumping victory over Spartak Moscow at Anfield. Jurgen Klopp’s Group E leaders came into the game knowing they needed to avoid defeat to be sure of reaching the knockout stage for the first time since ...

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FA Cup third-round: Liverpool to host Everton, Man United, Chelsea get Championship opposition


Liverpool and Everton face an all-Merseyside FA Cup showdown next month after being drawn out together in Monday evening’s third-round draw. The pair, who last met in the tournament in the 2012 semi-final which Liverpool won 2-1, will play each other at Anfield on the weekend beginning January 5. Non-league Hereford will welcome 2016 Premier League champions Leicester to Edgar ...

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Real Madrid ‘interested’ in Mohamed Salah, claims Egypt head coach Hector Cuper


Real Madrid are ‘interested’ in signing Liverpool’s goalscoring sensation Mohamed Salah, according to Egypt head coach Hector Cuper. Salah has been a revelation since his £37million move from Roma in the summer – scoring 17 goals in 21 appearances for his new club. It’s only December, but the 25-year-old has already scored more than each of Liverpool’s top scorers from ...

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UCL: Liverpool blow 3-0 lead at Sevilla to draw 3-3

Sadio Mane scored his first Liverpool goal since 27 August (Image credit: Reuters)

Liverpool conceded a stoppage-time equaliser as Sevilla fought back from 3-0 down at half-time to take a point from a dramatic Champions League game. The Reds looked to be coasting into the knockout stage for the first time since 2009 as two goals from Roberto Firmino and one from Sadio Mane put them in total control. Yet after Alberto Moreno ...

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UEFA Champions League: Possible line-ups and team news for Tuesday


Ahead of Tuesday’s UEFA Champions League matches, find out who plays, who is out and who risks missing the next match through a booking. Group E Spartak Moskva v Maribor Spartak: Selikhov; Zobnin, Tasci, Bocchetti, Kombarov; Melgarejo, Fernando, Glushakov, Promes; Luiz Adriano, Zé Luís Out: Rebrov (knee), Tigiev (knee), Timofeev (knee), Ananidze (calf) Doubtful: Eschenko (knee), Samedov (hamstring) Misses next ...

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Premier League round-up: Leaders Manchester City widen gap, while Chelsea and Liverpool win


Leicester City 0-2 Manchester City Manchester City extended their lead at the top of the Premier League table to nine points after seeing off Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Pep Guardiola’s side broke the deadlock just before half time when Gabriel Jesus poked home from David Silva’s square cross. And City stretched their advantage further following the interval ...

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UCL: Liverpool too good for Maribor

Can scored his third goal of the season for Liverpool (Image credit: Getty Images)

Liverpool moved closer towards the Champions League knockout stages for the first time since 2008-09 with a hard-fought victory over Maribor. Mohamed Salah broke the deadlock in the second half with a clever, flicked finish but James Milner had a penalty brilliantly saved by 39-year-old goalkeeper Jasmin Handanovic. Midfielder Emre Can exchanged passes with Milner to curl in the second ...

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