Riyad Mahrez Misses Late Penalty As Liverpool And Manchester City Share Goalless Draw

City had the golden chance four minutes from time when substitute Leroy Sane was upended by Virgil van Dijk and referee Martin Atkinson pointed to the spot after waving away two earlier strong appeals from the visitors for a penalty. With Sergio Aguero replaced on the hour mark, Mahrez, a 60-million pounds ($78.7 million) signing […]

Jurgen Klopp Believes Napoli Loss Can Spur Liverpool On Against Manchester City

But having had time to reflect on that reverse in Italy, Klopp told a pre-match news conference on Friday: “After the game it felt much more clear they deserved to win than after the analysis.  “Yes they (Napoli) had more chances, we didn’t have a shot on target,” the German added. “In the last 15 […]

Pep Guardiola Vows Manchester City Will Stay On The Attack Against Liverpool

But despite Liverpool’s German boss having such a good record against his Catalan counterpart, Guardiola has insisted he will not adopt a markedly more defensive style when table-toppers City face the Reds, second only on goal difference, at Anfield in the Premier League on Sunday. ‘Be ourselves’  “We have to defend but not in the […]

“We Weren’t Good Enough,” Says Jurgen Klopp As Napoli Bury Liverpool

“No attempt on target? I don’t remember when that happened last time. At the moment I have to accept a big part of their performance was my fault. “It looked not like it should have looked.” The win puts Napoli top of Group C with four points from two games, with Paris Saint-Germain a point […]

Daniel Sturridge Salvages Point At Chelsea To Keep Liverpool Unbeaten

But Sturridge’s late intervention means they move level on points with Manchester City at the top of the table ahead of a huge clash between the two at Anfield next weekend. Chelsea are just two points back in third and showed their own title credentials by continuing an unbeaten start under Maurizio Sarri with an […]