LONDON - Roberto Firmino ended Liverpool's 483-minute goal drought in the Premier League to set the champions on their way to a 3-1 win over Tottenham on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) and revive their faltering title defense.Trent Alexander- ...
Jan 29, 2021
MANCHESTER, England - A scream from Andy Robertson was a forlorn attempt to distract Mason Greenwood beginning Manchester United's comeback. The defender won't be the only one shrieking at Liverpool after going out of the FA Cup.Not that ...
Jan 25, 2021
LIVERPOOL, England - Liverpool's 68-match unbeaten streak at Anfield in the Premier League ended with a 1-0 loss to Burnley on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) in the latest setback of a fading title defense.Ashley Barnes scored from the ...
Jan 22, 2021
LONDON - Manchester United was drawn to host Liverpool in the fourth round of the FA Cup, pitting English football's two biggest teams against each other.It means the fierce rivals will meet on successive weekends, with Liverpool hosting United in the ...
Jan 12, 2021
LIVERPOOL manager Jürgen Klopp had just seen his team fall behind after getting outplayed in the opening 25 minutes by a supposed contender for relegation, and he'd had enough."WAKE UP!" Klopp barked to his players, his chest out ...
Dec 14, 2020
CAIRO - Egyptian soccer star and Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah has tested positive for the coronavirus, the Egyptian soccer association said on Twitter on Friday (Saturday, Manila time), on the eve of the game against Togo.Salah, who has so far shown no ...
Nov 14, 2020
ON a day uncertainty reigned in England as the nation prepared to go back into lockdown, the Premier League returned to something resembling normality.Three of the teams expected to contend for the title - Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool - all picked up ...
Nov 1, 2020
LONDON - Liverpool and Manchester United have angered the Premier League and the government by formulating plans to reshape English football with a power grab that would also reduce the size of the top competition to 18 teams.The plans have been engineered ...
Oct 12, 2020
MANCHESTER, England - English football's biggest teams have never experienced a day like it. Liverpool and Manchester United were both comprehensively humiliated by defeats Sunday that rank among the heaviest in their history.Just when it looked like United's ...
Oct 5, 2020
THREE wins from three games, two big rivals dispatched, and an expensive new signing already on the scoresheet.Liverpool is making an ominous start to its title defense in the English Premier League.The champion's high-risk, high-reward strategy ...
Sep 29, 2020
LONDON - Chelsea has spent more than any other English Premier League team in a summer transfer window at well over $300 million. Manchester United and Tottenham are among other sides looking to spend more on reinforcements before the window shuts in a ...
Sep 26, 2020
LONDON - Liverpool will have to settle for just lifting the Premier League trophy next week. It won't be accompanied by a record-breaking points total after losing 2-1 at Arsenal on Wednesday.Having ended the club's 30- ...
Jul 16, 2020
LIVERPOOL, England - Liverpool's perfect home record in its title-winning campaign in the English Premier League was ended when Burnley battled back for a 1-1 draw against the champion at Anfield on Saturday.Jürgen Klopp's team ...
Jul 12, 2020
BRIGHTON, England - Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah stepped up his bid to win the Golden Boot for a third straight season by scoring twice for the champions in their 3-1 win over Brighton in the Premier League on Wednesday.Salah moved onto ...
Jul 9, 2020
LIVERPOOL, England - Liverpool kept alive its bid to finish the Premier League season with a perfect home record after laboring to a 2-0 win against relegation-threatened Aston Villa on Sunday in its first match at Anfield since winning the title. ...
Jul 6, 2020
MANCHESTER, England - As they stepped onto the pitch, Liverpool's players were given a guard of honor from Manchester City. It was the only time they looked like Premier League champions on Thursday (Friday, Manila time)."I think they drank a ...
Jul 3, 2020
MANCHESTER City will form a guard of honor for new English Premier League champion Liverpool when they meet next Thursday, City manager Pep Guardiola said.Liverpool took the title City have owned for the last two years this week.When English soccer ...
Jun 28, 2020
LIVERPOOL, England - English champion Liverpool has condemned the behavior of some fans who gathered in the city to celebrate the club's Premier League title win after a 30-year wait.Merseyside Police issued a dispersal order for Liverpool city center ...
Jun 28, 2020
Jürgen Klopp was two months into his tenure as Liverpool manager when he strode onto the Anfield turf, cajoled his players into lining up with him at the edge of the penalty area, and made them thank fans in The Kop ...
Jun 26, 2020
LIVERPOOL, England - The 30-year wait is over. Liverpool is champion of England again.Liverpool clinched its first league title since 1990 on Thursday (Friday, Manila time), ending an agonizing title drought without the players even having to take the field.Instead, ...
Jun 26, 2020
LIVERPOOL, England - No win for Liverpool on the longest day of the year, and an even longer wait maybe to clinch the Premier League title.When you've been waiting 30 years - and then had the coronation delayed by three months ...
Jun 22, 2020
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