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Georginio Wijnaldum happy for Liverpool to win ugly

Georginio Wijnaldum insists Liverpool are happy to win ugly as they chase the club’s first English league title since 1990.
Bayern Munich are among the favourites to win the Champions League this season following the arrival of Philippe Coutinho, Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson believes.

Philippe Coutinho imparts what Jurgen Klopp told him after Bayern switch

“He sent me a message and wished me luck,” he said. “He said that Bayern is a big club and the Bundesliga a great league and that he is very happy to see me there.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp joked that Adrian's howler on Saturday against Southampton was a rite of passage for shotstoppers with the Anfield club.

Adrian backed by Georginio Wijnaldum to learn from Liverpool error

Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has no concerns over back-up goalkeeper Adrian despite his error against Southampton, with it pointed out that even Alisson has made mistakes.
Manchester City have Premier League immortality in their sights as they start their title defence this weekend, but Liverpool’s burning desire to get their hands on the trophy will fuel a heavyweight battle for supremacy.

Manchester City, Liverpool ready for heavyweight Premier League battle

Manchester City have Premier League immortality in their sights as they start their title defence this weekend, but Liverpool’s burning desire to get their hands on the trophy will fuel a heavyweight battle for supremacy.
Manchester City won the Community Shield on penalties after edging Liverpool in an entertaining game in front of a raucous Wembley.

Manchester City beat Liverpool on penalties to win the Community Shield

Manchester City won the Community Shield on penalties after edging Liverpool in an entertaining game in front of a raucous Wembley.
Manchester City’s Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus scores the winning penalty in the shoot-out. Ian Kington-AFP-Getty Images

Manchester City wins 2019 Community Shield on penalties

Raheem Sterling had scored for the Citizens in the 12th minute, before Joel Matip scored the equalizer in 77 minutes during regulation time
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Roberto Firmino scores on Liverpool return after Alisson Becker error against Lyon

The European champions welcomed back Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Alisson Becker from their international exertions, but the latter was culpable as Lyon took a fourth-minute lead through Memphis Depay in Geneva.
Lorenzo Insigne

Lorenzo Insigne stars as Napoli thump Liverpool 3-0

Liverpool suffered a chastening 3-0 defeat by Napoli in a pre-season friendly in Edinburgh on Sunday — a week before they face Manchester City in the Community Shield at Wembley.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp would find it tough to deal with another Champions League final defeat, according to Jose Mourinho.

Jurgen Klopp: I’m not jealous of big-spending rivals

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp dismissed suggestions he was jealous of his rivals' spending power amid a quiet off-season for the European champions.
Divock Origi scored Liverpool's second goal in the Champions League final against Tottenham. GETTY IMAGES

Divock Origi scores again, Bruno Fernandes shines as Liverpool held by Sporting

Divock Origi scored again as Liverpool were held to a 2-2 draw by Sporting CP, with Bruno Fernandes impressing in the friendly on Wednesday.
Georginio Wijnaldum

Georginio Wijnaldum: Liverpool have evolved as a team

Liverpool evolved over the course of the 2018-19 season, says Georginio Wijnaldum, who believes the Reds are now strong enough to win "really tough" games.
Virgil van Dijk says he does not really care when opposing fans boo him in the wake of jeers from England supporters in the Nations League.

Virgil van Dijk unfazed by booing during Nations League

Virgil van Dijk says he does not really care when opposing fans boo him in the wake of jeers from England supporters in the Nations League.
Former Barcelona defender Dani Alves says Lionel Messi is still the world’s best despite a below-par performance as Barcelona were thrashed 4-0 at Liverpool to crash out of the Champions League.

Alvaro Arbeloa tells Real Madrid to sign Lionel Messi

Real Madrid have been urged to sign one of Lionel Messi's children by Alvaro Arbeloa after the Barcelona superstar revealed his son Mateo cheers for their La Liga rivals.
Lionel Messi has defended Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde for the defeat against Liverpool, saying he and his team-mates deserve most of the blame.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo included in Champions League squad of the season

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have both been included in the Champions League squad of the season despite failing to reach the final.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp would find it tough to deal with another Champions League final defeat, according to Jose Mourinho.

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool were like wolves that hadn’t eaten in eight weeks against Barcelona

Liverpool were like a pack of food-deprived wolves in their Champions League second leg semi-final tie against Barcelona, according to Jurgen Klopp.
Ruud Gullit was critical of some Tottenham players after a first-leg defeat to Ajax and Danny Rose hopes their comeback silenced him.

Champions League final: Tottenham, Liverpool chase biggest win of all

Among the rewards for the Champions League winners on Saturday will be silverware, status and history but the greatest prize awaiting Liverpool or Tottenham might be an end to the agonising wait.
Tottenham Hotspur's Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino celebrates at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Getty Images

Mauricio Pochettino: We can put Tottenham with the best teams in the world

Mauricio Pochettino used to wince when his pressing game was compared with Jurgen Klopp’s but Tottenham and Liverpool share more than just a love of the chase in their recent fight to join Europe’s elite.
Virgil van Dijk believes “anything is still possible” as Liverpool seek to complete a faultless end to their Premier League title bid.

Ronald Koeman: Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk, Georginio Wijnaldum deserve to win Champions League

Netherlands coach Ronald Koeman believes Liverpool pair of Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum deserve to win the Champions League on Saturday.

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