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Liverpool beat Hoffenheim in UCL Playoffs

Trent Alexander-Arnold (second from right) was starting his ninth game for Liverpool (Image credit: EPA)

Liverpool will take a one-goal advantage back to Anfield for the second leg of their Champions League play-off tie with Hoffenheim after Trent Alexander-Arnold’s free-kick and an own goal earned them a hard-fought 2-1 victory in Germany. Rookie full-back Alexander-Arnold demonstrated a cutting edge lacking in some of his more experienced team-mates with an expertly taken set-piece that found the ...

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Philippe Coutinho hands in Liverpool transfer request after Barcelona bids


Philippe Coutinho has issued Liverpool with an official transfer request following the owners’ statement that he is not for sale, according to Sky sources. Liverpool have denied receiving any such request and on Friday morning, Fenway Sports Group released a statement saying “no offers will be considered” for Barcelona target Coutinho this summer, with Jurgen Klopp backing the owners’ sentiments. ...

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LIVERPOOL STATEMENT: Philippe Coutinho will NOT be sold this summer


Liverpool have released a club statement insisting Philippe Coutinho will NOT be sold this summer. The Brazilian maestro has been strongly linked with a move to Barcelona, who are searching for a replacement for Neymar following his world-record move to Paris Saint-Germain. Various reports have claimed Coutinho’s head has been turned by the interest and the Reds star is keen ...

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Liverpool complete signing of Mohamed Salah from Roma on five-year deal


Liverpool have completed the signing of Roma forward Mohamed Salah on a five-year deal, with the fee rising to £34.3m, according to Sky sources. Jurgen Klopp’s side had an initial offer of £28m rejected earlier in June ,but they have been dogged in their pursuit of the former Chelsea player and that persistence has been rewarded, with the contract officially ...

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Liverpool set to sign Roma’s Mohamed Salah

Salah (r) could become the joint most expensive African player ever (Image credit: Getty Images)

Roma winger Mohamed Salah will have a medical with Liverpool on Thursday before securing a 39m euro (£34m) move. The Egyptian, 25, has been a prime target for Jurgen Klopp as he prepares for next season’s Champions League. At current exchange rates, the fee is short of the club record £35m paid for Andy Carroll in 2011 but matches the ...

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Salah will not come cheap – Roma warn Liverpool


Roma’s sporting director has warned Liverpool that the Italian club will drive a hard bargain over a price for Egyptian international winger Mohamed Salah. The Reds have already had a bid of £28m rejected for the 24-year-old but they remain in talks with the Serie A club. However, sporting director Monchi says that, while Salah may be sold, Roma will ...

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Liverpool apologise & end interest in Virgil van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk has won 12 caps for the Netherlands (Image credit: Getty Images)

Liverpool have apologised to Southampton over “any misunderstanding” and ended their interest in defender Virgil van Dijk. Saints had said they would report Liverpool to the Premier League over an alleged illegal approach for him. The 25-year-old centre-back is wanted by a number of clubs and had stated his preference for a move to Anfield. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp had ...

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