We won’t get lucky again: Jürgen Klopp warns Liverpool on away form | Football

Jürgen Klopp has warned Liverpool must improve away from Anfield in the Champions League group phase as there will be no repeat of last season’s “lucky” qualification for the knockout stage. The European champions visit Belgian champions Genk on Wednesday seeking a first away win in the group stage of the competition for over two […]

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Tottenham vs Red Star Belgrade: Five things we learned as Spurs eased to their first Champions League win this season

Tottenham vs Red Star Belgrade: Five things we learned as Spurs eased to their first Champions League win this season

1) Scars from Bayern defeat are fading In Spurs’ last Champions League outing, they hosted a harrowing, humiliating 7-2 defeat to Bundesliga titleholders Bayern Munich. The stars aligned for FC Hollywood at Tottenham’s red carpet stadium, as Robert Lewandowski, Joshua Kimmich and – most unpalatably for the home fans – former Arsenal midfielder Serge Gnabry found the […]

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Tottenham v Red Star Belgrade: Champions League Group B – live! | Football

7.09pm BST19:09 Tottenham Hotspur v Red Star line-ups Tottenham Hotspur: Gazzaniga, Aurier, Sanchez, Vertonghen, Davies, Sissoko, Ndombele, Lamela, Alli, Son, Kane. Subs: Winks, Dier, Lo Celso, Foyth, Eriksen, Lucas Moura, Austin. Red Star: Borjan, Gobeljic, Degenek, Milunovic, Rodic, Canas, Vulic, Garcia, Marin, van La Parra, Antonio Tomane. Subs: Popovic, Ivanic, Pavkov, Srdan Babic, Jander, Petrovic, […]

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Sol Campbell appointed as Southend United manager

Sol Campbell appointed as Southend United manager

Former England defender Sol Campbell has been appointed as manager of League One side Southend United. The club, which sit in 22nd place in League One, have handed the 45-year-old a contract that runs until 2022. Campbell’s coaching team will also feature former Portsmouth teammate Hermann Hreidarsson and former Manchester United striker Andy Cole. We’ll tell you what’s true. […]

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Manchester United hand indefinite ban to fan for racist abuse at Liverpool game | Football

Manchester United have issued an indefinite ban to the supporter who allegedly racially abused Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold during the 1-1 draw at Old Trafford on Sunday. The fan was ejected and now faces being disallowed from attending any more matches at the stadium, though the ruling can be appealed. A United spokesperson said: “Racism and […]

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The Fiver | Spending your school holidays locked away praying for Maurizio Ganz | Football

YOUR CARL BARÂTS, YOUR HIDETOSHI NAKATAS It doesn’t take a long stretch into The Fiver’s Tin-addled memory to foggily recall a time when taking too much of a liking to non-mainstream foreign teams left you labelled as a “football hipster”. That’s sooooo 2010 though, darling, and if you don’t know your Zulte Waragems (careful – […]

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Liverpool vs Genk injury and team news: Jurgen Klopp provides update on Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joel Matip

Liverpool vs Genk injury and team news: Jurgen Klopp provides update on Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joel Matip

Trent Alexander-Arnold has been ruled out of Liverpool’s Champions League match with Genk on Wednesday due to illness. Jurgen Klopp has confirmed his right-back will miss the trip, though Mohamed Salah will return after a ankle injury. While Joel Matip will also be unavailable due to a sore knee. We’ll tell you what’s true. You […]

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Liverpool’s Salah passed fit but Matip and Alexander-Arnold to miss Genk trip | Football

Mohamed Salah has been passed fit by Liverpool’s medical staff for the team’s Champions League trip to Genk on Wednesday, but Joël Matip and Trent Alexander-Arnold will sit out the game with injuries. The Egyptian has not played since picking up an ankle knock in Liverpool’s match against Leicester on 5 October, missing his country’s […]

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