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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Head-to-Head: Wahbi Khazri vs Philippe Coutinho
Sep17

Head-to-Head: Wahbi Khazri vs Philippe Coutinho

Liverpool start their Europa League campaign in Bordeaux, hoping to do better than they did in Europe last season. Their Champions League journey came to an abrupt end as they finished third in the group stages, before they were knocked out by Besiktas on penalties in the knockout phase of the Europa League. Despite losing the talismanic Steven Gerrard during the summer, Brendan Rodgers has added to his squad with the signings of...

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Preview & Prediction: Bordeaux vs Liverpool
Sep17

Preview & Prediction: Bordeaux vs Liverpool

Liverpool travel to Bordeaux for their opening Europa League group match looking to bounce back from successive Premier League defeats. Following a 3-0 loss at home to West Ham and a 3-1 defeat at Manchester United, the pressure is quickly building on Brendan Rodgers. The Northern Irishman’s position has been called into question, and although a win here will not help his cause in the Premier League, it will hush the critics for a few...

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