LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool says striker Daniel Sturridge and left back Alberto Moreno will leave the newly crowned European champions this offseason when their contracts expire.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of fans welcomed Liverpool back to Merseyside as the team paraded its Champions League trophy through the city center on Sunday.
Origi gets another key goal to ensure Liverpool wins CL
MADRID (AP) — When Liverpool was struggling to protect its lead in Saturday's Champions League final, coach Juergen Klopp's turned to Divock Origi to get the decisive goal.
Liverpool coach Klopp wins Champions League on 3rd try
MADRID (AP) — Juergen Klopp finally has another trophy.
After losing his last six cup finals, a streak the charismatic manager put down to bad luck, luck was on his side on Saturday as he...
Salah joy, Liverpool beats Tottenham to win 6th European Cup
MADRID (AP) — No tears of pain this time, just redemption for Mohamed Salah.
Only 108 seconds were needed to banish the Champions League final heartbreak of a year ago.
Gatecrasher Tottenham takes on storied Liverpool in CL final
MADRID (AP) — Familiar territory for Liverpool. So very unfamiliar for Tottenham.
The second all-English Champions League final in history pits one of Europe's most successful clubs against...
Salah seeking redemption in Champions League final
His left shoulder in a sling, Mohamed Salah stood in a line at the airport in Kiev with the rest of Liverpool's disappointed players as they made their way back from the Champions League final...
Man City prolongs Liverpool drought by retaining EPL title
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Earning 97 points is almost always enough to win the Premier League. Not for Liverpool, which had the misfortune of running up against a Manchester City team setting new...
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Mohamed Salah is set to return for Liverpool's last Premier League game as the team looks to win the English top-flight title for the first time since 1990.
LONDON (AP) — In a display of political opportunism, British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged lawmakers to take a lesson from Liverpool's extraordinary comeback win over Barcelona as the...
‘Mentality of giants’: Self-belief fueling Klopp’s Liverpool
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Like the rest of the soccer world, Juergen Klopp had his doubts.
Given the scenario — the big first-leg deficit, the presence of Lionel Messi on the other side,...
Liverpool ousts Barca in historic Champions League comeback
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool's players had their hands on their heads, seemingly unable to comprehend their achievement. One of them, James Milner, was in tears. When he wasn't punching the...
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool coach Juergen Klopp has confirmed Mohamed Salah cannot play against Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday.
NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Liverpool overcame the loss of Mohamed Salah to a heavy knock to the head to beat Newcastle 3-2 thanks to a late goal by Divock Origi and return to the top of the English...
EPL title race to go to last day after late Liverpool winner
The English Premier League's thrilling title race is going down to the final day after yet another late winner from Liverpool.
With Mohamed Salah back in the locker room, shaken by a heavy...
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool will be without Naby Keita for its final games of the season after the midfielder limped off with a groin injury during the 3-0 loss to Barcelona in the...
Van Dijk voted English soccer’s player of the year
LONDON (AP) — Virgil van Dijk has been voted English soccer's player of the year in recognition of his commanding performances in Liverpool's defense as it bids to win the top-flight title for the...
Norwich follows Klopp’s path to Premier League promotion
German coaches whose ideas were formed at Borussia Dortmund are leading their free-scoring teams within reach of English league titles.
While Liverpool is in a thrilling Premier League title...
Firmino an injury worry for Liverpool ahead of Barcelona
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool has an injury worry over Roberto Firmino ahead of its Champions League semifinal match against Barcelona.
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde wants his team to wrap up the Spanish league title this weekend so it can fully concentrate on its European semifinal against...
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Named one of the world's most influential people by Time magazine, Mohamed Salah broke away from Liverpool's preparations for a crucial Premier League match to attend a...
LONDON (AP) — Before returning to the top of the Premier League, Liverpool got to savor a Manchester United humiliation.
Now, unusually, Liverpool needs a swift recovery by its great rival...
Midfield signings finally proving their worth for Liverpool
They arrived in the offseason at a combined cost of $140 million, with the intention of bringing a new dimension to Liverpool's midfield.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Different round, same comfortable win. Porto must be sick of the sight of Liverpool in the Champions League.
Liverpool built a 2-0 lead over Porto heading into the...
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League on Sunday with a 2-1 victory over Tottenham gifted by Toby Alderweireld's 90th-minute own-goal for the third-placed...
Klopp’s Liverpool wins 3-1 in Munich to knock Bayern out
MUNICH (AP) — Sadio Mane scored twice to send Juergen Klopp's Liverpool into the Champions League quarterfinals with a 3-1 win at Bayern Munich in the second leg of the last 16 on...
Bayern swagger is back as Klopp returns with Liverpool
BERLIN (AP) — Confident after finally reclaiming the lead in the Bundesliga, Bayern Munich again turns its attention to the Champions League, where it hopes to finish the job at home against...
Liverpool’s title implosion leaves Man City a point in front
Two months after blowing the chance to go 10 points clear, Liverpool isn't even top of the Premier League any more.
With nine matches to go, it is advantage Manchester City. Retaining the...
Liverpool regains verve with 5-0 thrashing of Watford
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Sadio Mane and Virgil van Dijk both scored twice as Liverpool brushed aside concerns about its recent struggles by thrashing Watford 5-0 Wednesday to stay top of the...
Spark missing as Liverpool aims to get over line in EPL
Top of the Premier League with 11 games remaining. All of their toughest matches behind them. By far the best defensive record in the country.
Liverpool, Bayern draw 0-0 in Champions League first leg
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Bayern Munich still can't find a way to score, let alone win at Liverpool.
In their fourth visit to Anfield, the German champions drew 0-0 in the Champions League...
Bayern braced for Klopp reunion at Liverpool
BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich knows all too well how tough an opponent Juergen Klopp can be.
Now in his fourth season at Anfield, the former Borussia Dortmund coach is facing Bayern for the first time while leading Liverpool.
Bayern visits Liverpool for the first leg of their Champions League last-16 game on Tuesday, mindful that it didn't always come out on top against Klopp during his time at Dortmund.
Liverpool climbs back atop EPL standings; United into 4th
LONDON (AP) — With fans growing increasingly nervous, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp knew his players needed to make a statement about their title credentials against Bournemouth on Saturday.
They delivered just the right message with a rampant display in a 3-0 win at Anfield that not only put the team back atop the English Premier League standings but also showed that fears over another late-season collapse may be unwarranted.
Liverpool beats Bournemouth to reclaim Premier League lead
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool reclaimed the Premier League lead with a convincing 3-0 win over Bournemouth on Saturday as Juergen Klopp's team showed no sign of jitters in the tightening title race.
European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues
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After collecting only two points from a possible six in its last two games, Liverpool's title challenge is wobbling.
Juergen Klopp's side can reclaim top spot in the Premier League — temporarily at least — with at least a draw against Bournemouth on Saturday.
But realistically, Liverpool has to avoid slip-ups — particularly against weaker opponents — if the 29-year title drought is to end.
EPL title-chasing Liverpool reveals record profit of $162M
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool has reported pre-tax profit rising to a record 125 million pounds ($162 million), fueled by last season's run to the Champions League final.
Turnover rose by 90 million pounds to 455 million pounds in the year ending May 31, 2018, according to extracts of the annual accounts published by Liverpool on Friday. Pre-tax profit the previous year was 40 million pounds.
Man City goes top of EPL after beating Everton 2-0
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Manchester City climbed atop the Premier League standings — at least provisionally — for the first time since December by beating Everton 2-0 on Wednesday, heaping more pressure on main title rival Liverpool.
Liverpool held by West Ham as title challenge falters again
LONDON (AP) — With points dropped for the second consecutive game and a title challenge getting jittery, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp is keen to transmit serenity.
After all, Liverpool is still top of the English Premier League by three points despite being held 1-1 by West Ham on Monday after also drawing with Leicester in the previous game.
As Solskjaer, Klopp acclaim players, Sarri goes on offensive
LONDON (AP) — Ole Gunnar Solskjaer shifted the acclaim onto his players as a Manchester United managerial record was broken. Juergen Klopp praised the character of title-chasing Liverpool. Maurizio Sarri, though, chose Saturday to eviscerate his Chelsea squad.
The drama on the field in the Premier League was no match for Sarri's stinging attack on his team's mental frailties after a 2-0 loss at Arsenal on Saturday night.
Salah nets 2 as Liverpool beats Palace to keep up title push
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Mohamed Salah scored twice as Liverpool beat Crystal Palace 4-3 on Saturday to maintain its push for the Premier League title.
Juergen Klopp's side went seven points clear of Manchester City ahead of the champions playing Huddersfield on Sunday.
Andros Townsend had given Palace a surprise lead in the first half but, after Salah leveled a minute into the second half, Roberto Firmino put Liverpool in front in the 53rd minute.
Alexander-Arnold commits to Liverpool with new contract
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool and England defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has signed a new long-term contract with the Premier League leaders.
The deal ties Alexander-Arnold to Liverpool until 2024, according to media reports, reflecting the progress the 20-year-old has made since his last contract in 2017.
"There was no doubt in my mind to sign and extend the years I have with the club," Alexander-Arnold told the club's website. "Hopefully we can achieve a lot of success in those years."
Salah steadies Liverpool’s EPL nerves with win at Brighton
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Mohamed Salah scored from the penalty spot as Liverpool steadied its title-chasing nerves with a 1-0 win at Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday.
Salah struck his 14th league goal of the season to put Liverpool seven points ahead of second-placed Manchester City, which hosts Wolverhampton on Monday.
Liverpool went into the game with back-to-back defeats to City in the league, and Wolverhampton in the FA Cup.
Makeshift Liverpool team loses to Wolves 2-1 in FA Cup
WOLVERHAMPTON, England (AP) — A makeshift Liverpool team containing three teenagers making their senior debuts was beaten by Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-1 in the third round of the FA Cup, with a 30-meter strike by Ruben Neves sealing the win on Monday.
Man City inflicts Liverpool’s first loss of EPL season
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Liverpool can't now win the Premier League unbeaten. Manchester City has renewed hope it won't be surrendering the trophy at all.
A title defense faltering a week ago is back on track for Pep Guardiola after City beat Liverpool 2-1 on Thursday, inflicting the leader's first league loss of the season in their 21st game.
Firmino helps rampant Liverpool open 9-point lead in EPL
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Roberto Firmino scored with an impudent no-look finish. There were jubilant cries of "Ole!" as Liverpool played possession football near the end, and the final whistle was met with a chant of "We shall not be moved" from The Kop.
Juergen Klopp's players look unstoppable as they march toward a first English top-flight title since 1990.
Liverpool go 6 points clear after Man City slips again
Rafael Benitez has little doubt Liverpool is ready to end a 28-year wait to win the English title.
While Liverpool coach Juergen Klopp refused to get carried away after his team surged six points clear at the top of the Premier League with a 4-0 win over Newcastle on Wednesday, Benitez was certain his former club had the quality to stay in first place for the rest of the season.
Liverpool’s 4-0 win over Newcastle gives Benitez the blues
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool was six points clear at the top of the English Premier League after strolling past Newcastle 4-0 at Anfield on Wednesday.
While defending champion Manchester City was losing for the second game in a row, at Leicester, Juergen Klopp's men were showing how desperate they are to secure the club's first top-flight title since 1990.
Klopp keeps door open for possible Liverpool buys next month
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool is well placed to end a frustrating 28-year wait for the top-flight title, but manager Juergen Klopp says he will be quick to make a move in next month's transfer window if his squad suddenly needs reinforcing.
Klopp's side is four points in front of second-placed Manchester City after 18 of 38 Premier League matches as it looks to become champion of England for the 19th time, second only to Manchester United's haul of 20.
3 English teams face German opposition in Champions League
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — One of the fiercest international rivalries in soccer will play out three times in the last 16 of the Champions League when a trio of English teams take on German opposition.
Five-time European champions Liverpool and Bayern Munich were drawn Monday to face each other, Manchester City was paired with Schalke and Tottenham will play Bundesliga leader Borussia Dortmund.
Hasenhuettl’s impact shows as Southampton beats Arsenal 3-2
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Nicknamed "The Klopp of the Alps," new Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuettl showed why he has been compared to Liverpool's eccentric manager by running onto the field and leaping into the air in delight after ending Arsenal's long unbeaten run on Sunday.