Community Shield: Man City beats Liverpool on penalties
LONDON (AP) — After completing a clean sweep of domestic trophies last season, Manchester City opened the new campaign by lifting the Community Shield following a shootout victory over Liverpool...
CARDIFF, Wales (AP) — Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League with a 2-0 victory at Cardiff on Sunday, which was secured in the second half by Georginio Wijnaldum's strike and James...
Liverpool beats Bournemouth to reclaim Premier League lead
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool reclaimed the Premier League lead with a convincing 3-0 win over Bournemouth on Saturday as Juergen Klopp's team showed no sign of jitters in the tightening title race.
Liverpool exploits Tottenham’s World Cup fatigue for 5th win
LONDON (AP) — Liverpool can cope without Mohamed Salah scoring. Not so Tottenham when a lethargic Harry Kane is misfiring.
Chasing a first English title since 1990, Liverpool swept to a fifth successive win at the start of the Premier League on Saturday with goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and Roberto Firmino clinching a 2-1 win at Tottenham.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool's hopes of having Mohamed Salah available for its Champions League quarterfinal second leg against Manchester City were boosted when the forward took part in training on Monday.
Last week, the Egypt international came off because of a groin injury in the second half of Liverpool's 3-0 victory in the first leg at Anfield. He was then ruled out of the 0-0 draw with Everton in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Liverpool beats Huddersfield 3-0 to banish Spurs nightmare
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool recovered from its 4-1 humiliation at Tottenham in the last round with a 3-0 win against Huddersfield on Saturday in the Premier League.
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp got one over on best friend and Huddersfield boss David Wagner, whose Terriers ended Manchester United's unbeaten start to the season last week.
Huddersfield comfortably held its hosts at bay for 50 minutes courtesy of goalkeeper Jonas Lossl's penalty save from Mohamed Salah in the first half.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — With halftime approaching and the atmosphere inside Anfield getting increasingly tense, a chant drifted across from the away supporters: "Champions League, you're having a laugh."
Liverpool was being held 0-0 by already relegated Middlesbrough on the final day of the Premier League and was in real danger of throwing away a top-four spot that the team had held for most of the season.
Georginio Wijnaldum proved to be the man for the big occasion once again.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool conceded an 87th-minute goal to draw 2-2 against Bournemouth in the Premier League on Wednesday, a setback to its hopes of holding on to a Champions League qualification place.
Josh King's equalizer at Anfield ensured Juergen Klopp's side had another disappointing result against one of the supposedly weaker teams in the league.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Emre Can completed Liverpool's comeback against Burnley on Sunday, clinching a 2-1 victory to consolidate fourth place in the Premier League.
Liverpool is a point behind Tottenham and Manchester City and 11 adrift of leader Chelsea, having played a game more than the top three.
Ashley Barnes had opened the scoring in the seventh minute with Burnley's first goal at Anfield since 1975, sliding in at the far post to meet a pass from right back Matthew Lowton.
With Sanchez dropped, Arsenal loses 3-1 at Liverpool
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger's surprise decision to drop star player Alexis Sanchez backfired as Liverpool won 3-1 in the English Premier League to reignite its ambitions of Champions League qualification on Saturday.
Sanchez, the league joint-top scorer with 17, was left on the bench until halftime — by which time a rampant Liverpool side was 2-0 ahead at Anfield thanks to goals from Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane.
Leader Chelsea stays in control after title rivals stumble
Chelsea could afford to miss a late penalty in a 1-1 draw at Liverpool on Tuesday, as Antonio Conte's side extended its lead at the top of the Premier League and its rivals sabotaged their own title bids.
Fourth-place Liverpool started well at Anfield, only for Chelsea to take the lead through center half David Luiz's free kick in the first half.
Liverpool goes top of Premier League by beating Watford 6-1
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool charged to the top of the Premier League table for the first time since May 2014 by beating Watford 6-1 on Sunday.
Sadio Mane, Philippe Coutinho and Emre Can all scored in the space of 16 first-half minutes at Anfield. Roberto Firmino, Mane and Georginio Wijnaldum added further goals in the second half.