Premier League: Liverpool cruise past struggling Cardiff; Bournemouth, Watford continue fine starts to the season
Sadio Mane scored twice as Liverpool took advantage of their title rivals' inactivity to go three points clear at the top of the Premier League with a 4-1 win at home to Cardiff on Saturday as Bournemouth and Watford both continued their fine starts to the season.
Premier League: Jurgen Klopp relishes increased competition as fully-fit Liverpool squad vie for starting places
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes the competition for starting places within his fully-fit squad will motivate his players to elevate their game even further.
Premier League: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp not interested in individual goal tallies of his players
The victory against Swansea ensured Liverpool remain in the thick of the battle for the Champions League places in fourth spot – five points behind second-placed Manchester United,
Former Sevilla player Moreno committed the fouls that led to Wissam Ben Yedder's brace, giving the 51st-minute free-kick & the penalty that he converted.
International friendlies: Liverpool left-back Alberto Moreno earns Spain recall after stunning turnaround
Moreno has enjoyed a fine start to the current campaign, playing eight league games and notching up three assists in four Champions League outings for the Reds.
Premier League: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hunts for solutions with club facing one issue after another
Liverpool have won only one of their past seven matches in all competitions and his record compares unfavourably to his predecessor Brendan Rodgers' statistics over the same period.
It was the perfect start for Watford manager Marco Silva, but for Klopp it was an early reminder of the problems that need to be eradicated if Liverpool are to prove genuine title contenders.
Premier League: Jurgen Klopp satisfied with Liverpool's defensive options ahead of opener against Watford
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said, "I'm happy. I am here to work with this squad and not just always thinking — but if we don't get this or this."
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has already signed England's Under-20 World Cup winner Dominic Solanke after his contract expired with Chelsea.
Jurgen Klopp singled out much-derided Simon Mignolet for special praise after the goalkeeper stood firm in the face of a West Bromwich Albion barrage to help grind out a priceless 1-0 away win.
It was heartache for Liverpool in the Europa League final on Wednesday night, after a spirited Sevilla fightback in the second half stunned the men from the Merseyside. Leading 1-0 at the break through a delightful Daniel Sturridge goal, a Coke inspired Sevilla rallied to a 3-1 win at the end of ninety minutes to complete a hat-trick of Europa League crowns.
A second half brace by Coke helped Sevilla lift the Europa League for the third time in a row at the expense of Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool.
Taming Balotelli the maverick is one issue; incorporating him into the team a separate challenge altogether.
The 22-year-old Moreno, who has played three times for his country, will cost the Anfield club about 12 million pounds according to local media in Spain and England.