1. Liverpool Determined to Be the Annoying Itch That Chelsea Can't Shake off

    ANFIELD, Liverpool —  Liverpool ended 2016 in style with a superb 1-0 victory over Premier League title rivals Manchester City at Anfield on New Year's Eve...

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  2. Liverpool's Current Standing at Christmas Compared to Recent Good Seasons

    Liverpool sit second in the Premier League table in the post-Christmas period, a position that most supporters would have taken had it been offered before the start of the campaign...

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  3. Impressive Attacking Options Have Liverpool Well Placed Heading into 2017

    ANFIELD, Liverpool —Liverpool picked themselves up off the canvas before going on to record a convincing 4-1 win over Stoke City on Tuesday ...

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  4. Liverpool Showing 'Another Way of Winning' at Everton Bodes Well for Title Push

    Since Liverpool 's strong start to the 2015/16 Premier League season, some pundits have poured cold water on their title credentials by claiming that Jurgen Klopp's side don't have ...

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  5. Liverpool's Last XI to Win at Goodison Park: Where Are They Now?

    Liverpool make the short trip across Stanley Park for the 227th Merseyside derby on Monday night, with both sides looking to give their supporters some pre-Christmas celebrations...

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  6. Injuries Take Toll, but Klopp Misses Tactical Trick as West Ham Foil Liverpool

    ANFIELD, Liverpool — Liverpool failed to win for the third time in their last four Premier League games on Sunday afternoon as they were held to a 2-2 draw by West Ham United ...

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  7. Picking a Best Liverpool XI Using Only One Player of Each Nationality

    One thing manager Jurgen Klopp has improved at Liverpool in his time in charge so far is the Reds' squad depth, meaning there will be some tough decisions for the German to make when all his players are available...

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  8. Bournemouth Defeat Shows Why Liverpool Should Go All in for Van Dijk in January

    If Liverpool 's late collapse at Bournemouth on Sunday showed us anything, it is perhaps that old habits die hard, as Jurgen Klopp's side twice threw away a two-goal lead to lose 4-3...

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  9. Hard Work Starts Now for Liverpool Record-Breaker Ben Woodburn

    ANFIELD, Liverpool — November 29 was a date already etched into Liverpool history, for it was the date that Steven Gerrard made his debut back in 1998...

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  10. Jurgen Klopp Turns Conductor to Ensure Liverpool Overcome Sunderland's Bus

    ANFIELD, Liverpool — Jurgen Klopp urged on the Anfield crowd, who in turn urged on the Liverpool players, who eventually got the breakthrough to see off Sunderland ...

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  11. Liverpool Must Not Settle for Draws If They Are to Challenge for Title This Term

    Post-match "fans react to" articles are part and parcel of the matchday content published by many online media outlets these days, offering a quick roundup of supporters' reactions via social media...

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  12. Why 'Player' Should Not Be Part of Any Steven Gerrard Role Back at Liverpool

    Speculation surrounding Steven Gerrard 's future increased this week with the confirmation of the midfielder's exit from Los Angeles Galaxy ...

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  13. Liverpool Must Press Ahead with Training Centre or Face Being Left Behind Again

    "When I come to the training centre by car, it's already very impressive. Not even Bayern can compare with this, it's in a different league...

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  14. Emre Can Returns to Become the Main Man for Liverpool Again

    At the October international break, Emre Can's place in the Liverpool starting lineup was unclear. The German had yet to start a Premier League game in 2016/17 and had seen Jordan ...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 6 months ago 4,656 reads 5 comments

  15. Liverpool's Fluid Front 3 Prove Too Much to Handle as Reds Move Top of Table

    ANFIELD, Liverpool — Liverpool  have moved clear at the top of the Premier League table, capitalising on Manchester City , Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur all drawing at the weekend by beating Watford 6-1 at Anfield...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 6 months ago 7,982 reads 34 comments

  16. Assessing the Futures of Liverpool's Academy Players to Debut Under Jurgen Klopp

    Following the debuts of Ovie Ejaria and Trent Alexander-Arnold in recent weeks, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has handed debuts to 10 players from Liverpool 's academy since his arrival at the club just over a year ago...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 6 months ago 4,850 reads 9 comments

  17. Steven Gerrard's 18 Months in LA: Disappointing but Potential Hollywood Ending

    Los Angeles Galaxy began their MLS play-off campaign with a 3-1 win over Real Salt Lake on Wednesday, but notable by his continued absence was star player Steven Gerrard ...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 6 months ago 14,029 reads 3 comments

  18. Liverpool's Imposing Squad Depth Displayed in Comfortable Win over Tottenham

    ANFIELD, Liverpool — Jurgen Klopp made 11 changes to his Liverpool side, yet the outcome for the EFL Cup fourth-round tie against Tottenham Hotspur was very much the same...

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  19. Liverpool's Winnable Run Will Test Their True Credentials This Season

    When the Premier League fixtures were released back on June 15, Liverpool were handed without doubt the toughest start to the 2016/17 campaign, drawn to play away to Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea in their first three away games...

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  20. Importance of Lallana, Wijnaldum to Liverpool Clear as Can, Sturridge Toil v Utd

    Liverpool 's first evening kick-off since the expansion of Anfield this summer failed to deliver a famous night under the stadium's lights, with Jose Mourinho's Manchester United putting in a typically Mourinho performance to take away a 0-0 draw...

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  21. 6 Years of FSG: The Highs and Lows of Fenway's Liverpool Ownership

    Fenway Sports Group, formerly New England Sports Ventures, completed the purchase of Liverpool Football Club six years ago on 15 October, 2010...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 7 months ago 5,250 reads 2 comments

  22. Trent Alexander-Arnold Well-Placed to Be Next to Make the Grade at Liverpool

    When Liverpool played their final pre-season game of summer 2015, the friendly against Swindon Town was memorable for the non-competitive debuts of big-money signings Roberto ...

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  23. Liverpool's Bench vs. Hull City Shows Impressive Depth of Jurgen Klopp's Squad

    While Liverpool 's 5-1 thrashing of Hull City at Anfield on Saturday provided plenty of talking points and impressive outcomes, there was also one notable occurrence off the pitch...

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  24. Liverpool's Relentless Pressing Mauls Hull City at Anfield

    ANFIELD, Liverpool — After brushing aside champions Leicester City 4-1 in their first home game of the season a fortnight ago, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool hit Premier League new boys Hull City for five in their second game after Anfield's expansion...

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  25. A Timeline of the Antagonistic Rivalry Between Chelsea and Liverpool

    "Chelsea grab the big money by spending virtually nothing," read the match report in the Telegraph (via LFCHistory ) after Jesper Gronkjaer scored the goal that gave the Blues a 2-1 win over Liverpool on the final day of the 2002/03 season...

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