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Mario Melchiot: Virgil van Dijk needs trophies to be a great

Former Netherlands international Mario Melchiot says that Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk needs to win trophies to be considered an all-time great at the end of his career.
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Patrik Berger: Liverpool well placed to win Premier League and Champions League double

Former Liverpool hero Patrik Berger believes his old side are well placed to win a Premier League and Champions League double this season.
Soccer Football - UEFA Nations League - League A - Group 4 - Spain v England - Estadio Benito Villamarin, Seville, Spain - October 15, 2018 England's Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring their third goal Action Images via Reuters-Carl Recine

Gareth Southgate hails Raheem Sterling for changing narrative around him

England manager Gareth Southgate has praised Raheem Sterling for speaking out at changing the narrative around him in the media.
James Milner’s penalty secured three points for Liverpool. (Getty Images)

Liverpool survive scare to return to top of Premier League

Liverpool usurped Manchester City to take top spot in the Premier League but needed a James Milner penalty nine minutes from time to see off lowly Fulham 2-1 at Craven Cottage on Sunday.
Liverpool may have claimed the notable scalp of Bayern Munich in the last-16 of the Champions League, but Steve Nicol claims the Reds’ performance in a 3-1 win at the Allianz Arena was “atrocious”.

Steve Nicol: Liverpool were atrocious against Bayern Munich

Liverpool may have claimed the notable scalp of Bayern Munich in the last-16 of the Champions League, but Steve Nicol claims the Reds’ performance in a 3-1 win at the Allianz Arena was “atrocious”.
Jürgen Klopp was ecstatic after Liverpool secured safe passage to the Champions League quarter-finals. Ahmad Mora-ProSports-REX-Shutterstock

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool are among Europe’s elite again

Liverpool’s 3-1 Champions League win at Bayern Munich proved they are “back at the top level of European football”, according to manager Jurgen Klopp.
Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp attends a press conference on the eve of their Champions League round of 16, first leg football match against Bayern Munich at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on February 18, 2019. (Photo by Lindsey PARNABY / AFP)

Jurgen Klopp wary of Allianz Arena return with Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp brings Liverpool to Germany to resume their battle against Bayern Munich with the hosts billing Wednesday’s Champions League last 16 return leg as an all or nothing showdown.

Virgil van Dijk: Liverpool deserve to win trophies

Virgil van Dijk claims Liverpool “deserve trophies”, with Jurgen Klopp’s side having turned themselves into serious contenders for Premier League and Champions League crowns.
Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp applauds supporters on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Leicester City at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on January 30, 2019. – The game finished 1-1. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to score more set-piece goals

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool need to be more potent from set-pieces and has called for other players to score goals to supplement the work of his prolific front three.
Jurgen Klopp has seen Liverpool’s title ambitions given a major boost from the most unlikely source ahead of Sunday’s eagerly-awaited Merseyside derby at Everton.

Liverpool’s title surge powered by unexpected source

Jurgen Klopp has seen Liverpool’s title ambitions given a major boost from the most unlikely source ahead of Sunday’s eagerly-awaited Merseyside derby at Everton.
Mo Salah Sadio Mane

Liverpool thrash Watford 5-0 to stay top of EPL

Liverpool rediscovered their swagger and stayed top of the Premier League with a thrilling 5-0 win over Watford that was powered by two goals apiece from Sadio Mane and Virgil van Dijk on Wednesday.
Nemanja Vidic

Nemanja Vidic: I wouldn’t take Virgil van Dijk over Manchester United’s defenders

Nemanja Vidic insisted he would not swap any of Manchester United's defenders for Virgil van Dijk or his Liverpool team-mates, while praising Victor Lindelof for displaying "character" to turn around his form.
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Virgil van Dijk wants to be a ‘legend of Liverpool’

Virgil van Dijk was made the world's most expensive defender by Liverpool and he wants to repay them by becoming a club legend.
Bayern Munich’s French midfielder Franck Ribery (R) vies with Liverpool’s Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah (C) during the UEFA Champions League round of 16, first leg football match between Liverpool and Bayern Munich at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north-west England on February 19, 2019. – The game finished 0-0. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Three things we learned from Liverpool v Bayern Munich

Liverpool were forced to settle for a 0-0 draw against Bayern Munich in the Champions League last-16 first leg on Tuesday.
Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp attends a press conference on the eve of their Champions League round of 16, first leg football match against Bayern Munich at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on February 18, 2019. (Photo by Lindsey PARNABY / AFP)

Jurgen Klopp: ‘Nothing personal’ in beating Bayern Munich

Jurgen Klopp has buried the hatchet of his old Bundesliga rivalry with Bayern Munich but wants Liverpool to show they are Champions League contenders by beating the German giants when the sides meet in the first leg of their last 16 tie on Tuesday.
Jurgen Klopp says he will have to wait minute by minute before making a decision on whether Dejan Lovren can face Bayern Munich in Tuesday's Champions League tie.

Jurgen Klopp assessing Liverpool’s Dejan Lovren ‘minute by minute’ ahead of Bayern clash

Jurgen Klopp says he will have to wait "minute by minute" before making a decision on whether Dejan Lovren can face Bayern Munich in Tuesday's Champions League tie.

Suspended Virgil van Dijk leaves gaping hole in Liverpool defence for Bayern visit

Fortress Anfield has become even more impenetrable for visiting sides in the 13 months since Liverpool made Virgil van Dijk the world’s most expensive defender, but the commanding Dutchman’s absence for Bayern Munich’s visit in the Champions League leaves Jurgen Klopp with a selection headache.
Liverpool’s German coach Jurgen Klopp reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Liverpool FC at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris, on November 28, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE - AFP)

Uli Hoeness: Jurgen Klopp almost became Bayern Munich coach

Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness spoke about his respect for Jurgen Klopp, revealing the Liverpool manager almost took over at the Bundesliga giants in 2008.

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