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Jurgen Klopp signs Liverpool contract extension until 2026

Jurgen Klopp signs Liverpool contract extension until 2026

Jurgen Klopp has signed a contract extension at Liverpool that will see him remain at the club until 2026. Klopp’s deal was set to expire in 2024, with the expectation that he would take a sabbatical, but he has committed to a new contract. Klopp’s assistants, Pepijn Lijnders and Peter Krawietz, have also signed extensions …

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Luis Diaz angered by final whistle exchange as Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp left bemused

Luis Diaz angered by final whistle exchange as Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp left bemused

Liverpool took a significant step towards a third Champions League final in five seasons when they beat Villareal in their semi-final first leg. An own goal from Pervis Estupinan and a Sadio Mane strike earned the Reds a 2-0 triumph against the Spanish side. The result means Jurgen Klopp’s side still harbor hopes of a …

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What Jurgen Klopp did after substituting Sadio Mane and Jordan Henderson spoke volumes about Liverpool

What Jurgen Klopp did after substituting Sadio Mane and Jordan Henderson spoke volumes about Liverpool

If there is to be a gentle gnawing at Liverpool on what was yet another memorable European night at Anfield, it will be that their dominance was not reflected by a healthier margin. On first inspection, it seems a ridiculous point to make for a team who are now so close to the Champions League …

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'Unfortunate situation:' Spanish Fort boys, girls out of Class 6A soccer playoffs

‘Unfortunate situation:’ Spanish Fort boys, girls out of Class 6A soccer playoffs

Both the Spanish Fort boys and girls soccer teams will miss this week’s Class 6A state playoffs due to an eligibility issue on both teams. Baldwin County Superintendent Eddie Tyler called the situation “unfortunate” in a letter received by AL.com on Wednesday afternoon. Tyler said he made a verbal appeal on the phone to Alabama …

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Champions League: 'Man City & Liverpool two of modern era's greatest sides'

Champions League: ‘Man City & Liverpool two of modern era’s greatest sides’

Both Premier League fixtures between the two sides this season have ended in 2-2 draws The Spanish duo of Real Madrid and Villarreal will demand a significant say in this matter, but the notion of a Champions League final between Liverpool and Manchester City in Paris is a truly mouthwatering prospect. And, after the semi-final …

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Karim Benzema's Champions League heroics for Real Madrid are nothing new for him this season

Karim Benzema’s Champions League heroics for Real Madrid are nothing new for him this season

These days, there are three certainties in life: death, taxes and a special Karim Benzema moment in the Champions League. After scoring six goals in the group stage, the Real Madrid captain notched a hat-trick to eliminate Paris Saint-Germain in the round of 16, as well as another hat-trick in the two-leg win over Chelsea …

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Vinicius Jr.  and Karim Benzema win all the arguments for Madrid supporters

Vinicius Jr. and Karim Benzema win all the arguments for Madrid supporters

Real Madrid’s Brazilian striker Vinicius Junior controls the ball during the UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg football match between Manchester City and Real Madrid, at the Etihad Stadium.Image: Getty Images That isn’t to say that Madrid won last night, because they most certainly didn’t. 4-3 results when you have the three is a loss …

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