Jurgen Klopp defended striker Darwin Nunez after a forgettable performance from the new signing in Liverpool’s 1-0 friendly defeat to Salzburg on Wednesday night. The 23-year-old only played the first half in Austria before he was replaced by Roberto Firmino at the break, with the Reds going on to dominate the second half without managing an equaliser.
Liverpool's latest pre-season friendly pits them against Austrian champions Red Bull Salzburg and the Reds come into the match full of confidence after mauling RB Leipzig Liverpool are aiming to continue their fine form as they take on Red Bull Salzburg in their penultimate pre-season friendly of the summer.
During the first half of the 2017/18 season, Jürgen Klopp rotated two of his right-back options, Joe Gomez and Trent Alexander-Arnold. He continued to chop and change until the start of February, when Alexander-Arnold emerged as his clear favourite for the position. The breakthrough starlet would start 10 of the Reds’ last 13 Premier League games and all but one of their Champions League knockout fixtures on the road to Kyiv (the dead-rubber second leg against Porto).
Nottingham Forest transfer target Maxwel Cornet’s future is set to be decided ‘this week’ amid plenty of interest, according to journalist Fraser Fletcher. The Lowdown: Cornet wanted by Forest The 25-year-old caught the eye for Burnley despite their struggles as a team last season, scoring nine times in 21 starts in the Premier League.
Alisson Becker has missed the majority of Liverpool’s preseason fixtures, since sustaining an injury during the match against Manchester United in Thailand. Nevertheless, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has provided good news regarding Alisson’s injury and expects the goalkeeper to be back very soon.
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool are yet to pick up their first Premier League victory of the new season after draws against Marco Silva's Fulham and Patrick Vieira's Crystal Palace Monday night was one to forget for Liverpool as new £85million signing Darwin Nunez was sent off on his Anfield debut against Crystal Palace.
LiveCrawley Town 2, Northampton Town 3 - FULL-TIME: Injury-time winner denies Reds point against Cobblers despite Balagizi brace
James Balagizi scored twice as Crawley Town lost 3-2 to a heart-breaking injury-time winner fromt Northampton Town at the Broadfield Stadium tonight (Tuesday, August 16). Tuesday, 16th August 2022, 9:42 pm Kevin Betsy’s men deserved their second point of the season but that was denied by Kieron Bowie’s late strike.
James Balagizi scored Crawley Town’s first league goal of the season, but Simon Hoskins’ brace gave Northampton Town a 2-1 half time lead at the Broadfield Stadium tonight. Tuesday, 16th August 2022, 9:08 pm Kevin Betsy’s men picked up their first point with a hard-fought point at Harrogate Town on Saturday.
The striker has vowed to learn his lesson from his dismissal at Anfield Liverpool striker Darwin Nunez has apologised for his sending off during Monday's 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace at Anfield in the Premier League. The summer signing from Benfica was handed his marching orders for a headbutt on Palace defender Joachim Andersen in the second half.
Man Utd fans continue to be unhappy with the club's owners and The 1958 supporters' group has planned another protest. Manchester United supporters' group 'The 1958' have confirmed they will protest against the Glazers on Monday. United are set to play Liverpool at Old Trafford on Monday night and the demonstration will take place before the game.
LiveCrawley Town 1. Northampton Town 1 - LIVE: Liverpool loanee Balagizi gives Reds the lead, Hoskins hits back for Cobblers
Crawley Town are searching for their first League Two win and goal of the season as they take on Northampton Town at the Broadfield Stadium tonight (7.45pm kick off). LIVE: Crawley Town v Northampton Town The first of a ton to come this season now... — Stephen Dimmock (@stephen_dimmock) August 16, 2022
Liverpool striker Darwin Nunez has sent a message to the Reds faithful after his red card against Crystal Palace on Monday night Darwin Nunez insists he will learn from his 'mistakes' after being shown a straight red card during Liverpool's 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace on Monday night.
Crawley Town are searching for their first League Two win and goal of the season as they take on Northampton Town at the Broadfield Stadium tonight (7.45pm kick off). Kevin Betsy’s men picked up their first point with a hard-fought point at Harrogate Town on Saturday.
Shina Oludare - @sportingshina| The Nigerian joined the Premier League side as the Reds continue to reinforce their squad in the 2022-23 campaign Emmanuel Dennis became the latest Nigerian star to join the Premier League, with the former Watford striker deciding to transfer to the newly-promoted Nottingham Forest.
Darwin Núñez was signed to enhance Liverpool's reputation for clinical finishing this summer, as he proved to be Europe's most efficient finisher last season. Liverpool have developed a reputation for ruthlessness in front of goal under Jürgen Klopp. Over the years, the Reds have been clinical in the final third for the most part, through Sadio Mané and Mohamed Salah in particular.
The Reds have had a busy summer transfer window and it looks far from over with more players tipped for City Ground moves Nottingham Forest have been the busiest Premier League team in the transfer market this summer after confirming the triple signing of Emmanuel Dennis, Cheikhou Kouyate and Remo Freuler last weekend.