Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool and Tottenham win but Celtic are on the brink
Nov06

Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool and Tottenham win but Celtic are on the brink

Tottenham survived a scare from Belgian side Anderlecht as they ran out 2-1 winners at White Heart Lane, thanks to a superb late strike from Mousa Dembele. Clearly heartened by taking three points off Spurs at home, the Belgians should have probably been ahead inside four minutes, but Jan Vertonghen recovered well to make a crucial tackle on striker Stefano Okaka inside the six-yard box, before Steven Defour also went close. Spurs...

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Newcastle target Netherlands’ new international star
Nov05

Newcastle target Netherlands’ new international star

Newcastle United reportedly want to make Ajax winger Anwar El Ghazi their first January signing. The Premier League outfit, who sit third from bottom in the league standings after collecting just seven points from their opening 11 fixtures, are hopeful of adding three new recruits to their squad during the forthcoming New Year transfer window. The 20-year-old, who has two international caps for Netherlands, has already scored eight...

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Liverpool identify their top January transfer target
Oct20

Liverpool identify their top January transfer target

Liverpool are reportedly interested in signing Ajax starlet Anwar El Ghazi. New Reds boss Jurgen Klopp is understood to have made the Netherlands international his top transfer target ahead of the January transfer window. The 20 year-old, who made his international debut earlier this month against Kazakhstan, has already scored eight goals in 16 appearances in all competitions for the Eredivisie side this season. However; Klopp’s...

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Everton and Liverpool lock horns for Eredivisie starlet
Oct05

Everton and Liverpool lock horns for Eredivisie starlet

Merseyside rivals Everton and Liverpool are reportedly both interested in signing Ajax starlet Anwar El Ghazi. Following yesterday’s entertaining 1-1 draw at Goodison Park, where Reds boss Brendan Rodgers was sacked just hours after the final whistle, it has emerged that both Premier League clubs are monitoring the highly-rated winger. The 20-year-old, who has been capped seven times for the Netherlands’ Under-21 squad, has already...

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Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool, Tottenham and Celtic all draw
Oct02

Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool, Tottenham and Celtic all draw

Liverpool endured a frustrating evening at Anfield as they were held to a 1-1  draw by Swiss side FC Sion in Group B. The pressure on Brendan Rodgers will surely increase as his side now have only two points from their opening two games, in a group they were surely favourites to win when the draw was made. It started well for the Reds, as Adam Lallana scored his second goal of the competition after good work from Divock Origi on the...

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Round-up: Europa League
Sep18

Round-up: Europa League

Celtic and Liverpool began their Europa League campaigns with a point apiece away from home, while, in North London, Tottenham received a scare from Azerbaijani side Qarabag before running out comfortable 3-1 winners. Liverpool travelled to Bordeaux without a number of first-team regulars, including Christian Benteke and James Milner, but Brazilian Philippe Coutinho returned to the starting line-up, and went close inside eight minutes...

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