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The Sun - Sat Aug 19 11:29 PM
RAFA BENITEZ is counting on old pal Pepe Reina asking for a move to join troubled Newcastle. Benitez wants his former Liverpool and Napoli keeper to follow him to the Toon to help them stay in the Premier League. And the Spanish manager’s hopes have been boosted by word from Italy that Reina will...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 4:52 PM
JURGEN KLOPP baffled Liverpool’s fans with his team selection and they were still scratching their heads at full time despite victory. Boss Klopp left out new singing Mo Salah and brought in Daniel Sturridge against Palace and nobody can still see why. And after just over an hour Klopp changed hi...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 1:45 PM
ARSENAL, Liverpool and Chelsea have all reportedly contacted Paris Saint-Germain about signing Julian Draxler. The German international has been told he can leave the Ligue 1 outfit before the end of this summer’s transfer window. And the Daily Star claim the Premier League trio have all made a m...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 12:56 PM
FORMER Liverpool striker Marvin Pourie suffered an incredible meltdown in his most recent post-match interview after current side Randers FC throw away a win late on. The German forward, 26, was on the books of Rafa Benitez‘s Liverpool between 2006 and 2008 – but never broke into the first-team....
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 12:08 PM
JUVENTUS have joined the hunt for Virgil van Dijk, according to reports in Italy. The Dutchman has handed in a transfer request at Southampton, and is a target for Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City. And Gazzetta dello Sport now report Juventus have joined the mix as they continue their searc...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 11:40 AM
LIVERPOOL rejected a third bid from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho worth £118million on Friday. Many were surprised Jurgen Klopp and Co turned down the astronomical sum – particularly given the player’s desire to join the Spanish giants. Coutinho, 25, handed in a transfer request at Liverpool ea...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 10:31 AM
LIVERPOOL star Sadio Mane has revealed the secrets to his success… from avoiding alcohol and cigarettes, to a little gift from God. The Senegalese star, 25, is arguably the Reds‘ most important player, blessed with incredible skill, as well as pace and stamina. But Mane claims that is nothing mor...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 8:54 AM
BARCELONA are contemplating activating ‘Plan B’ after seeing an £118million for Philippe Coutinho rejected Liverpool, according to reports in Catalonia. The Nou Camp hierarchy have made three offers for the Brazilian, but with no joy and are readying alternatives. Sport claim Nice playmaker Jean-...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 9:39 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO has told Jurgen Klopp he will never play for Liverpool again, according to reports. The Brazil ace has taken matters into his own hands as he tries to force through a dream move to Barcelona. The Catalan giants had a third offer of £114million rejected for Coutinho on Friday as...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 5:35 PM
WEST BROM are preparing for life without Jonny Evans by lining up a move for Mamadou Sakho. The Liverpool outcast wants out of the club after falling out with boss Jurgen Klopp during pre-season a year ago. The Frenchman was farmed out on loan to Crystal Palace last season where he ended up winni...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 5:24 PM
BOTH Liverpool and Crystal Palace began their Premier League campaigns in underwhelming fashion. Jurgen Klopp’s men conceded three times away to Watford on their way to a disappointing draw, while Frank de Boer’s side lost 3-0 at home to newly promoted Huddersfield Town. As a result, when the two...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 5:00 PM
JUVENTUS have ended their summer pursuit of Liverpool ace Emre Can – but will attempt to prise the German away from Anfield for FREE next summer. The Italian champions have instead decided to sign Blaise Matuidi from Paris Saint-Germain for £18 million this summer. The Reds’ have shown a reluctan...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 4:43 PM
LIVERPOOL have rejected a third bid believed to be £114MILLION from Barcelona for their star player Philippe Coutinho. The Catalan club are desperate to replace Neymar following his £198m world-record transfer to Paris Saint-Germain, with Coutinho their top target. But the Merseyside club, who ha...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 3:43 PM
LIVERPOOL have rejected a third bid believed to be £114million from Barcelona for their star player Philippe Coutinho. The Catalan club are desperate to replace Neymar following his £198m world-record transfer to Paris Saint-Germain, with Coutinho their top target. But the Merseyside club, who ha...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 3:03 PM
OUSMANE DEMBELE has amazingly angered landlord Jurgen Klopp as he left his Dortmund house “in chaos” after going AWOL in a desperate bid to force through his Barcelona move. The French wonderkid, 20, went missing earlier this month and failed to report to training. Dembele is hoping to link up wi...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 2:14 PM
THE 2017-18 Premier League season kicked-off with a bang just a week away with goals galore. Arsenal‘s thrilling, late 4-3 win over Leicester and Liverpool‘s frustrating 3-3 draw with Watford in the opening two games truly set the tone. But now, it’s time to put the past behind us and move on the...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 1:57 PM
JULIAN DRAXLER has reportedly been offered to Barcelona after he was transfer listed by Paris Saint-Germain. It’s been claimed that the Germany international has been told to pack his bags by the French side despite only joining in January this year. But things could turn out OK for Draxler, with...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 11:30 AM
BARCELONA’S sporting director Robert Fernandez has admitted that the La Liga side are facing an uphill battle to sign Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho this summer. The Brazilian midfielder does not have a release clause, which is making the transfer difficult to seal for the Spanish giants. Coutinho...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 9:38 PM
JURGEN KLOPP has slammed Barcelona’s claim that a deal is “close” for Philippe Coutinho. Barca chief Pep Segura revealed he “expects” the Spanish giants to sign Coutinho and Dortmund winger Ousmane Dembele. But Klopp hit back on Thursday and took a swipe at general manager Segura, who worked for...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 7:46 PM
LIVERPOOL chief Jurgen Klopp will seek a home victory against weak Crystal Palace after midweek’s heroics in Europe. The feisty German will be eager to start Liverpool’s home campaign with a win, no doubt seeing the wounded Crystal Palace as the perfect chance to do so. Their 3-3 draw at Watford...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 7:35 PM
BARCELONA are closing in on the transfer of Paris Saint-Germain winger Angel Di Maria. The Catalan club are desperate for attacking reinforcements following the £198million sale of Neymar to the French outfit. And now they look likely to deal with PSG again over the transfer of former Real Madrid...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 3:22 PM
JURGEN KLOPP has revealed that Phillipe Coutinho will miss the Reds’ clash against Crystal Palace on Saturday – but Daniel Sturridge ‘should be available.’ Coutinho has been sidelined for two weeks and missed the Merseyside club’s 3-3 draw with Watford last week due to a back injury. While Sturr...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 3:12 PM
TOTTENHAM and Liverpool are on red alert after Keita Balde’s agent revealed the Senegal frontman is “exasperated” by life at Lazio. Balde, whose contract is due to expire, has also been linked with Juventus, Inter Milan and AC Milan this summer. And after being left out of Lazio’s squad for the S...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 12:55 PM
JULIAN DRAXLER has been told by Paris Saint-Germain that he is for sale and must find a new club, according to reports. The German World Cup winner arrived in the French capital in January. But already he is said to have fallen out of favour with boss Unai Emery – and that could alert Premier …
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 10:22 AM
BARCELONA are reportedly set to test Liverpool’s resolve by launching a huge £118million offer for Philippe Coutinho. The Catalans have been rebuffed in all their attempts to sign the playmaker as the Reds remain determined to keep hold of their star. They have already knocked back one offer of £...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 8:15 AM
CHELSEA and Liverpool fans have been sent into a frenzy after a snap of Virgil van Dijk in a London office emerged on social media. Instagram story user @philipuby posted the picture of Van Dijk leaning back in a chair with the caption ‘big dog’ on top of the word ‘LONDON’. The centre-back has pu...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 8:00 AM
PHILIPPE COUNTINHO and Ousmane Dembele’s moves to Barcelona are “both close” to be completed, according to Nou Camp chiefs. Liverpool have remained adamant that Coutinho will not leave Anfield despite the star handing in a transfer request. Dortmund ace Dembele is currently suspended by the Germa...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 7:46 AM
CHELSEA and Liverpool fans have been sent into a frenzy after a snap of Virgil van Dijk in a London office emerged on social media. Instagram story user @philipuby posted the picture of Van Dijk leaning back in a chair with the caption ‘big dog’ on top of the word ‘LONDON’. The centre-back has pu...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 8:34 PM
LIVERPOOL striker Sheyi Ojo has joined Fulham on loan for the season. The England Under-20s livewire is returning to the Championship after temporary spells with Wigan and Wolves. Ojo, 20, has played 13 times for Jurgen Klopp’s men since his debut at Exeter in January last year. But he knows his...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 5:49 PM
JAMIE CARRAGHER claims he has been asked to star in I’m A Celebrity . . . Get Me Out of Here! The Liverpool legend shared an email he received, which asks whether he would consider going on the hit ITV show. Finally!!!! pic.twitter.com/MgUhyGTAAs — Jamie Carragher (@Carra23) August 16, 2017 The m...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 4:50 PM
TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD confirmed his talent in the Champions League – but is NOT the youngster pictured with Jamie Carragher in an old snap. The right-back, 18, stepped up to net a brilliant free-kick against Hoffenheim that leaves Liverpool on the cusp of the Champions League group stage. It pro...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 3:47 PM
CHRISTIAN PULISIC has dealt Liverpool a blow by insisting he has no plans to leave Borussia Dortmund. Jurgen Klopp will step up his pursuit of Pulisic if Barcelona win their tug of war over Philippe Coutinho. The Liverpool boss is doing everything possible to keep the Brazilian — despite the Sp...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 11:17 AM
ARSENE WENGER has revealed that Alexis Sanchez will return for the Gunners’ trip to Liverpool next week – but admits no progress has been made in securing his long-term future at Arsenal. Sanchez has been sidelined for two weeks and missed the North London club’s 4-3 win over Leicester last week...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 11:04 AM
LIVERPOOL will reportedly demand Ivan Rakitic as part of Philippe Coutinho’s proposed move to Barcelona. Jurgen Klopp is reluctant to sell his best player but appears to have no other choice after the Brazilian submitted a formal transfer request. Liverpool have already rejected a number of bids...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 10:27 AM
ARSENE WENGER has revealed that Alexis Sanchez is set to miss Arsenal’s clash against Stoke on Saturday but will return for the Gunners trip to Liverpool next week. Sanchez has been sidelined for two weeks and missed the north London club’s 4-3 win league over Leicester last week due to an abdomi...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 9:50 AM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO is ready to go on strike at Liverpool and even put his World Cup chances at risk in order to force through a move to Barcelona, according to reports in Catalonia. The Anfield giants are adamant the Brazilian will not be leaving the club this summer, despite him missing the Champ...
The Sun - Wed Aug 16 12:06 AM
JURGEN KLOPP saluted Trent Alexander-Arnold for having the ‘balls’ to score a wonder goal on his European debut. The Kop kid might not have even taken the 25-yard free-kick if wantaway Philippe Coutinho had been fit for this Champions League play-off in Germany. But boss Klopp said: “For an 18-ye...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 10:51 PM
THEY were supposed to be at a ground near you. Alexis Sanchez, Philippe Coutinho, Ross Barkley, Diego Costa, Virgil van Dijk, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Danny Drinkwater are some of the biggest names in the game. Yet they all sat out the Premier League’s big kick-off. Some are injured, but they are all...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 9:38 PM
TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD marked his dream Champions League debut with his first Liverpool goal. The local lad, 18, curled in a 35th-minute beauty to move his boyhood club one step closer towards a crack at conquering Europe. Jurgen Klopp’s men were lucky not to be a goal down within 12 minutes when...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 9:07 PM
TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD has gone from Liverpool mascot to Liverpool Champions League goalscorer. And Jamie Carragher shared a photo tonight on Twitter of the time Alexander-Arnold, aged 10, led out the Reds in a league game against Leeds on September 22, 2009. ⚽️👌🏻 pic.twitter.com/DlQAutfe6R — Jam...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 9:00 PM
LIVERPOOL legend Steven Gerrard said Trent Alexander-Arnold will be “top, top player” after the teenager scored a superb free-kick against Hoffenheim. The 18-year-old gave the Reds a 1-0 lead in the first half of their Champions League qualifier in Germany on Tuesday night. Gerrard, who is Liverp...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 5:46 PM
LIVERPOOL face a tricky Champions League tie against Hoffenheim in Germany tonight. The Reds face the Bundesliga side in their first leg qualifier with Jurgen Klopp looking to gain an advantage going into next week’s second leg at Anfield. But if the worst happens and the Premier League club fail...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 3:10 PM
RED BULL LEIPZIG director confirms Liverpool made two offers for Naby Keita this summer — and that they are prepared to lose him for a lesser fee next season. Jurgen Klopp had publicly targeted the Guinea international, and it is understood the club’s second bid reached £66million. RB Leipzig spo...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 2:52 PM
EMRE CAN is the latest Liverpool player to hold off signing a new contract. Brazilian team-mate Philippe Coutinho remains locked in talks over his future with Barcelona desperate to take him to the Nou Camp. Boss Jurgen Klopp insists Can wants to stay at Anfield but admits he is frustrated with h...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 1:05 PM
FULHAM are set to take Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo on loan. The 20-year-old’s future has been up in the air recently. And Ojo has made his choice after considering all his options after Jurgen Klopp decided he would benefit from a temporary spell away from Anfield. The youngster had plenty of suit...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 12:33 PM
WHEN a team sells one of their star names for a world-record fee, the last thing many would expect them to do is spend the first bit of that money on a former Tottenham flop. Yet that is exactly what Barcelona have done, signing 29-year-old Paulinho from Guangzhou Evergrande for £36.5million. The...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 12:13 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO is set to swap Liverpool for Barcelona “imminently” along with £90million man Ousmane Dembele, according to reports. The Reds’ “Little Magician” has not travelled with the squad for their Champions League play-off game with Hoffenheim through injury. Coutinho is said to have a n...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 11:15 AM
SOUTHAMPTON will not be bullied by Liverpool and Virgil van Dijk into selling the defender, reportedly claimed a club source. The centre-back is on the verge of becoming the world’s most-expensive defender as he nears an exit from the South Coast club. However, Yahoo Sports claim his likely desti...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 11:05 AM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO is set to swap Liverpool for Barcelona “imminently” along with £90million man Ousmane Dembele, according to reports. The Reds’ “Little Magician” has not travelled with the squad for their Champions League play-off game with Hoffenheim through injury. Coutinho is said to have a n...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 12:45 AM
JORDAN HENDERSON admits he cannot persuade Philippe Coutinho to stay at Liverpool. The Brazilian is trying to force a move to Barcelona after handing in a transfer request. Reds skipper Henderson has held talks with Coutinho but confessed: “I don’t think I can influence the situation. “I have had...
The Sun - Tue Aug 15 12:05 AM
LOTHAR MATTHAUS is SunSport’s European football expert. Today the Germany legend assesses the task Liverpool face in the Champions League play-off against Hoffenheim. HERE in Germany we are all talking about this game, for obvious reasons. Hoffenheim were the surprise package of the Bundesliga la...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 10:51 PM
IT’S safe to say this hasn’t been the best few days for Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool. Another example of how NOT to defend when drawing 3-3 at Watford, still no sign of a new centre-back and, of course, the Philippe Coutinho saga that’s becoming a fiasco. Liverpool’s owners are standing firm, insis...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 7:16 PM
LIVERPOOL travel to Hoffenheim for the first leg of their Champions League playoff round on Tuesday. Jurgen Klopp’s men will want to put themselves in a good position ahead of the second leg at Anfield, but it won’t be easy against last season’s fourth-placed Bundesliga team. Which battles could...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 6:17 PM
JURGEN KLOPP stunned journalists by joking about losing his virginity – while also giving an update on Philippe Coutinho’s future. The Liverpool boss was speaking in his pre-match press conference as his Reds side are due to face Hoffenheim in the Champions League qualifier first leg on Tuesday n...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 4:10 PM
PIERRE-EMERICK AUBAMEYANG has put AC Milan on high alert by revealing he wants to return to his former club. The Borussia Dortmund striker made the revelation while answering fan questions in a video. He said: “I want to go back but they (Milan) are sleeping, what can I do?” Aubameyang’s brother...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 4:00 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE will be travelling to Anfield on Saturday in a desperate bid to refind some form after being booed off the field on the opening day of the season. Frank de Boer’s side suffered a 3-0 defeat to newly promoted Huddersfield on Saturday. Liverpool only managed to scrape a 3-3 draw from...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 3:09 PM
LIVERPOOL are reportedly keen on Jean Michael Seri as a replacement for Philippe Coutinho. The Nice star established himself as one of the best attacking midfielders in Europe last season. Nice came third in Ligue 1 and the Ivornian player won rave reviews. He has been linked with some huge clubs...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 2:04 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO was spotted driving home from training as his Liverpool team-mates flew off to Germany for their Champions League play-off game. Jurgen Klopp‘s Reds take on Hoffenheim in the crunch game – and will have to do so without their star Brazilian. The “Little Magician” missed the Prem...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 1:27 PM
LIVERPOOL’S stars have flown out to Germany as they prepare for their crucial Champions League play-off game with Hoffenheim. Jurgen Klopp and Co will be hoping to put their disappointment from their 3-3 draw with Watford in their Premier League opener behind them on Tuesday night. However, thing...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 12:45 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO does not travel to Germany with the Liverpool team with ongoing speculation of a move to Barcelona apparently leaving the Brazilian unsettled at the club. The attacking midfielder will miss a vital game as Anfield chief Klopp looks to bounce back following a 3-3 draw against Wat...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 11:41 AM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO has been left out of of Liverpool’s squad for their Champions League qualifier against Hoffenheim. The Brazilian playmaker has been linked with a move to Barcelona and has handed in an official transfer request. And Sky Sports claims a member of his family said: “Philippe has tr...
The Sun - Mon Aug 14 11:36 AM
LIVERPOOL boss Jurgen Klopp will look to all but seal his side’s spot in the Champions League. Anfield chief Klopp will be desperate to bounce back from the opening Premier League weekend draw against Watford in this first-leg play-off. Liverpool supporters will certainly be concerned when defen...
The Sun - Sun Aug 13 9:08 PM
ARSENAL and Liverpool both used zonal marking on the opening weekend of the Prem — and it didn’t go well for either of them. They both shipped three goals — two each from set-pieces. As a player I was really not a fan of the system. With man-to-man marking, before a game in the changing …
The Sun - Sun Aug 13 4:35 PM
BARCELONA are weighing up a final offer of £137million for Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho, according to reports. The Catalan giants have already had an improved £90m bid turned down for the Brazilian as they eye a replacement for Neymar. Liverpool are determined to hold onto their key asset but co...
The Sun - Sun Aug 13 1:54 PM
A VIDEO posted on social media showing an advertisement featuring Philippe Coutinho being taken down suggests the Brazilian’s future may lay away from Liverpool. The video posted by Twitter user Brian Hughes was captioned: “Getting took out the #lfc Store window today(sic).” The video, which was...
The Sun - Sun Aug 13 11:29 AM
LIVERPOOL keeper Danny Ward wants showdown talks with boss Jurgen Klopp after not being involved in the opening game of the campaign at Watford. The Welsh international helped Huddersfield gain promotion to the Premier League last season, but failed to make the bench with Simon Mignolet and Loris...
The Sun - Sun Aug 13 9:55 AM
JURGEN KLOPP will move swiftly for Napoli’s £60m-rated star Lorenzo Insigne if Philippe Coutinho departs for Barcelona, according to reports. The Liverpool boss has identified the 26-year-old as the perfect replacement should their Brazilian midfielder leave Anfield in the coming weeks. On Friday...
The Sun - Sun Aug 13 1:50 AM
THIS is the Brazilian model who has scored with England star Nathaniel Clyne. Sahara Santos posted the bikini shot on Facebook as the pair were spotted having dinner in Mayfair. Liverpool defender Clyne, 26, and Sahara were seen walking arm-in-arm through central London in the rain. They later re...
The Sun - Sun Aug 13 1:39 AM
MIGUEL BRITOS grabbed a dramatic injury-time equaliser as Jurgen Klopp’s fragile defence capitulated on set-pieces yet again. The Hornets defender, standing on the line, headed into the net after an effort from sub Richarlison came off the bar. Yet fingers will have been pointed at Liverpool keep...