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Sevilla 3-3 Liverpool: Fans don't hold back in their criticism of the Reds losing their 3-0 lead

The Sevilla game was a far cry from Liverpool pulling back a 3-0 deficit in the 2005 Champions League final Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Liverpool failed to secure their spot in the Champions League knockout stages with a game to spare after they blew a 3-0 lead to draw at Sevilla.  Jurgen Klopp’s side started excellently with strikes from Sadio Mane and a brace from Roberto Firmino.  But the Reds failed to cope with an onslaught from the home side and fell to Sergio Escudero’s last-gasp equaliser.  This is not…

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Klopp 'does not doubt mentality' after Liverpool squander 3-0 lead to draw at Sevilla

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he has no problem with the mentality of his players after Sevilla fought back from 3-0 down at half-time to take a point from a dramatic Champions League game. The Reds looked to be coasting into the knockout stage for the first time since 2009 as two goals from Roberto Firmino and one from Sadio Mane put them in total control. Yet after Alberto Moreno needlessly conceded a free-kick against his former club, Wissam Ben Yedder’s header made it 3-1. Moreno then conceded a penalty…

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Liverpool FC: 'They are human beings' – Jurgen Klopp defends his players following Sevilla draw

Jurgen Klopp defended his players after the draw with Sevilla Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists their squandering of a three-goal lead in the 3-3 draw with Sevilla was a “misjudgement” by his players and he has no concerns about their character. Two goals from Roberto Firmino either side of a Sadio Mane strike put the Reds on the verge of qualification for the Champions League knockout stage with a game to spare before the first half had even ended. However, after the break they collapsed, conceding…

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Jurgen Klopp dismisses reports Daniel Sturridge could leave Liverpool in January – ‘We need all our players’

Daniel Sturridge has scored three goals in 12 appearances for Liverpool this season Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Jurgen Klopp admits he understands why Daniel Sturridge is ‘not happy’ with his current role at the club, but has dismissed reports the striker is set to leave in January. The England international’s future at Anfield appears to be in doubt after being left on the bench in recent Premier League victories against West Ham and Southampton. The club’s in-form front three of Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Mo Salah has restricted Sturridge…

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Jurgen Klopp looking for Liverpool to be decisive in Champions League

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits it is now crunch time for his side in the Champions League. They top Group E and a win against Sevilla in Spain will see them qualify for the knockout stages with a match to spare. However, their hosts have an impressive home record – they have not lost at the Sanchez Pizjuan since November last year – and it will not be straightforward. “In the group stage you cannot choose where you get the points from but when you get to the end the…

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Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, November 20: Liverpool face big competition for Van Dijk, Harry Kane commits to Spurs and MORE

Transfer rumours and paper review Monday, November 20, 2017 Here are the top headlines and transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers and online… Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva has revealed he is in regular contact with Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho and hopes his fellow Brazilian will “work with us”. (Telefoot) ​Manchester City will compete with Liverpool for Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk in the January transfer window. (Daily Mirror) Tottenham are preparing to receive a £40million bid from Manchester United for left-back Danny Rose in January. Speculation over Rose’s future was reignited this weekend after he was dropped from the squad to face…

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Liverpool FC news: 'Mature' Joe Gomez has hunger to keep improving says Reds' Under-23s boss Neil Critchley

Joe Gomez was named man of the match playing for England against Brazil Thursday, November 16, 2017 In the last 12 months Liverpool defender Joe Gomez has gone from playing Burnley in the Lancashire Senior Cup to keeping world-record signing Neymar quiet on his full England debut. The 20-year-old was man of the match in this week’s friendly against Brazil on Tuesday, a deserved reward for the work he has put in over the last year having fought back after 13 months out after cruciate knee ligament surgery. Gomez’s career…

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