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Liverpool were agonisingly close to hiring Jurgen Klopp’s replacement before sudden U-turn – report

Liverpool were agonisingly close to hiring Jurgen Klopp’s replacement before sudden U-turn – report

Liverpool could already have confirmed Jurgen Klopp’s successor if it weren’t for an 11th-hour U-turn on the prospective new manager’s part. Two-and-a-half months on from the German announcing his departure at the end of the season, the Reds are still on the lookout for his replacement, with Ruben Amorim seemingly the current frontrunner for the job. Xabi Alonso had been the prime candidate until he voiced ... »

(Video) TNT pundit can’t believe 66y/o ‘doesn’t get talked about’ as potential next Liverpool boss

(Video) TNT pundit can’t believe 66y/o ‘doesn’t get talked about’ as potential next Liverpool boss

Liverpool remain on the hunt for a new manager, with plenty of names having been touted as potential successors to Jurgen Klopp. However, Serie A expert James Horncastle believes that one man who hasn’t been ‘talked about’ in relation to the Reds job is being erroneously overlooked. He was at Anfield on Thursday night to witness Atalanta romp to a 3-0 win, and he claimed that the coach responsible for maste... »

Liverpool fans have three reasons to believe that Klopp will get the desired ‘reaction’ v Palace

Liverpool fans have three reasons to believe that Klopp will get the desired ‘reaction’ v Palace

Liverpool fans will have been left scrambling for reasons to be optimistic after witnessing their team succumb to a feeble 0-3 defeat at home to Atalanta on Thursday night. A first loss at Anfield in 14 months leaves the Reds on the brink of Europa League elimination, barring a miraculous turnaround in Bergamo in next week’s second leg, but before then comes a crucial Premier League assignment against Cryst... »

Alejandro Garnacho’s brother revels in Liverpool’s European misery with X-rated social media post

Alejandro Garnacho’s brother revels in Liverpool’s European misery with X-rated social media post

The younger brother of Manchester United winger Alejandro Garnacho has been revelling in Liverpool’s Europa League hammering by Atalanta on Thursday night. The Reds’ hopes of giving Jurgen Klopp a victorious send-off in Dublin on 22 May have all but evaporated after a 0-3 defeat at home to the Serie A outfit, and the Argentina international’s sibling couldn’t wait to troll Jamie Carragher. Immediately after... »

Jurgen Klopp makes ‘promise’ to Liverpool fans after ‘really bad performance’ against Atalanta

Jurgen Klopp makes ‘promise’ to Liverpool fans after ‘really bad performance’ against Atalanta

Jurgen Klopp has made a ‘promise’ to Liverpool fans after his team suffered an abject 0-3 defeat at home to Atalanta on Thursday night. The Reds have little time to stew upon that horror show, with Crystal Palace coming to Anfield on Sunday as our focus switches back to the Premier League title race. Reflecting on the dismal display against Gian Piero Gasperini’s side, the 56-year-old said (via liverpoolfc.... »

‘He has been missing…’ – BBC pundit believes Klopp faces an ‘issue’ with one Liverpool player

‘He has been missing…’ – BBC pundit believes Klopp faces an ‘issue’ with one Liverpool player

Chris Sutton has claimed that Jurgen Klopp faces an ‘issue’ with one Liverpool player who’s ‘not been at his sharpest’ in recent weeks. It comes as no surprise that Mo Salah is yet again top of the Reds’ scoring charts this season with 23 goals so far, although that hasn’t prevented him from coming under some scrutiny of late. In his weekly Premier League predictions column for BBC Sport, the ex-Blackburn s... »

Jurgen Klopp explains why he didn’t call upon Trent during Liverpool’s defeat to Atalanta

Jurgen Klopp explains why he didn’t call upon Trent during Liverpool’s defeat to Atalanta

Jurgen Klopp has explained why he didn’t introduce Trent Alexander-Arnold off the bench during Liverpool’s 0-3 defeat to Atalanta on Thursday night. The vice-captain and Diogo Jota both returned to the matchday squad for the first time since mid-February after their respective knee injuries, but while the Portuguese winger was given 15 minutes of game-time, the 25-year-old remained unused despite his team’s... »

German football insider hints at Jurgen Klopp’s potential next role after he leaves Liverpool

German football insider hints at Jurgen Klopp’s potential next role after he leaves Liverpool

The end of Jurgen Klopp’s time as Liverpool manager is rapidly approaching, and it seems that he won’t be short of offers once he moves on from Anfield. According to German football insider Christian Falk, the 56-year-old is regarded as ‘Plan B’ to take charge of his country’s national team if they’re unable to persuade Julian Nagelsmann to extend his contract, which is currently due to expire upon the conc... »

Falk: Liverpool-linked £34m ace ‘may want to leave’; he’s ‘being courted by English clubs’

Falk: Liverpool-linked £34m ace ‘may want to leave’; he’s ‘being courted by English clubs’

Xabi Alonso won’t be leaving Bayer Leverkusen for Liverpool this summer, but there’s a chance that some of his players might. Christian Falk has indicated that Piero Hincapie could push for an exit if competition for places remains intense, with the 22-year-old being ‘courted’ by multiple Premier League clubs amid a reported asking price of €40m (£34.1m). FOLLOW Empire of the Kop on Instagram (@empireofthek... »

Liverpool fans at Anfield showed classy touch after full-time last night despite Reds’ woes

Liverpool fans at Anfield showed classy touch after full-time last night despite Reds’ woes

It was a chastening night for Liverpool at Anfield to say the least as Atalanta came to town and stunned us all with a thoroughly deserved 3-0 win. There was a strangely subdued atmosphere at a stadium which is known for its raucous European nights, although the home fans who stayed until the bitter end showed a classy touch shortly after the full-time whistle. As noted by James Pearce on X, the Reds suppor... »