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Liverpool hero John Barnes believes that Jose Mourinho will help to build bridges between Manchester United’s fans and the team if he’s named as Louis van Gaal’s successor.
With a wry smile, infectious humour and unrivalled enthusiasm, it’s hard to ignore the bespectacled German who has taken to life at Liverpool like a duck to water. Jurgen Klopp has managed to breathe life into a team that appeared stagnant at the beginning of the season. A Europa League final appearance was a small […]
The 43-year-old former Swansea City and Liverpool boss was introduced to media on Monday afternoon as the successor to Ronny Deila.Crowds had fallen away under the Norwegian who, despite winning two successive Ladbrokes Premiership titles to make it five-in-a-row for the Glasgow club, failed to get the Hoops into European football’s elite club competition.
Liverpool will definitely not renew Kolo Toure‘s contract, and instead will release the ageing Ivorian – our best player in the Europa League Final defeat to Sevilla, reports the Echo. The 35-year-old took suspended Mamadou Sakho’s place in our starting XI towards the end of the season just gone, ahead of Martin Skrtel, and in […] The post Liverpool will ruthlessly get rid of starting defender this summer appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.
Liverpool have already acquired Joel Matip on a free transfer, Marko Grujic from Red Star Belgrade, and according to Chris Bascombe of the Telegraph, Loris Karius will wrap up a £4.7m switch from Mainz in the coming days. After the German goalkeeper completes his Merseyside transfer, Liverpool will look to finalise Ben Chilwell’s deal from […] The post Liverpool’s 4th signing, after Karius, named by Telegraph appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.
Carlo Ancelotti must have persuaded Mario Gotze to stay at Bayern Munich, as the playmaker seems to have completely changed his tune regarding a move away from the Allianz Arena. The German World Cup winner told Bild (via Telegraph) yesterday that he was positive about his future in Bayern under the incoming Italian. “I look forward […] The post Mario Gotze’s ‘all-out’ Facebook post practically ends Liverpool transfer plans appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.
Despite Gotze’s reported comments to BILD today, it still looks like the will he/won’t he saga is going to be rumbling on for a long time during the summer. Whether or not we’ll eventually get our man remains to be seen, for ex-Liverpool and German star Didi Hamann thinks we are well-placed to sign global […] The post German legend says Liverpool are well-placed to sign star players appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.
Liverpool legend John Aldridge has claimed that the lack of European football at Anfield next season will be a blessing to Liverpool. We played more games than any other top-flight side in Europe in 2015/16 – including going all the way to two cup finals. Klopp was frequently critical, bemoaning the lack of time he […] The post Liverpool legend claims lack of European football is a blessing appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.
The English Football Association have reportedly offered to donate the FA Cup to the City of Liverpool in honour of the Hillsborough victims. According to SkySports, the gesture has been in the minds of the FA bigwigs for a long time, but last month inquest ruling has pushed it to “the top of the agenda”. […] The post FA to make heart-warming gesture in honour of Hillsborough victims appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.
With the new Main Stand still on course to be more or less completed in time for the start of the 2016/17 Premier League season, attention is now turning to the next phase of the ongoing redevelopment of Anfield. According to the official site, we have now submitted another planning application to Liverpool City Council.
Besiktas have an agreement in place with Martin Skrtel to sign for them, according to Turkish website Fanatik. Negotiations are said to be going on between the Turkish club and the Reds regarding the transfer fee but the Slovakian’s agent Mithat Halis told the Telegraph that they had received offers from Turkey and that the
Portuguese champions Benfica have joined Liverpool and Porto in the race to sign Braga left winger Rafa Silva, according to Abola. The 23 year old has a release clause in his contract of €20million (£15m) but there are some complications for any prospective bidder due to who owns the player. While 30% of Silva’s sporting
Liverpool are set to announce their third signing under Jurgen Klopp by wrapping up a deal for Mainz goalkeeper Loris Karius, and our Liverpool fans here in the Transfer Tavern are buzzing! Karius is set to join Joel Matip and Mario Grujic at Anfield this summer in a deal worth £4.7 million as the German
• Former Liverpool manager’s return to Ligue 1 club is subject to a medical• Frenchman endured health scares while in charge at Merseyside and Aston VillaThe former Liverpool manager Gérard …
The former Liverpool boss was unveiled as the Scottish champions’ 18th manager on Monday after agreeing a one-year rolling contract.Scotland boss Strachan knows what it is like to operate in Glasgow’s East End having led the Hoops to three successive titles during his stint in charge between 2005 and 2009.And he says Rodgers should lap up every minute of his time in Scotland.Speaking at the draw for the Homeless World Cup, which is being staged in Glasgow in July, Strachan replied when asked what advice he would give the new man: “Enjoy itIt’s a fantastic place to workI think it’s going to be a right go.
Liverpool’s pursuit of Mario Gotze doesn’t really seem like ending any time soon. Jurgen Klopp seems keen to continue his relationship with the player that he helped make his name at Borussia Dortmund and it might just be a match made in heaven, even though the playmaker himself has hinted that he may be staying […]
Though the Liverpool fans in the Transfer Tavern have already been met with some good news today following reports they are about to land a highly rated German ‘keeper, the mood has suddenly soured. That’s because, according to German publication Kicker, the Reds could miss out on Bayern Munich superstar Mario Gotze as former club
Mainz goalkeeper Loris Karius has arrived on Merseyside to undergo a medical at Liverpool, according to the Liverpool Echo. The 22-year-old is… Click the headline to read the full story.
Liverpool are targeting Germany left back Jonas Hector, according to Italian website Calciomercato.com. There has been growing speculation about a need for a new left back after Alberto Moreno’s poor showing in the Europa League final with many pundits including Jamie Carragher and Steve McManaman criticising the Spaniard’s display.
Newly appointed Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has held his first press conference since taking charge of the Scottish champions. The former…
Liverpool’s hopes of completing a £20m deal to sign Mario Gotze have been dashed after the attacker confirmed his desire to remain at Bayern Munich this summer