SADIO MANE will return to action on Saturday when Liverpool faces West Ham.The winger has missed the past five games after suffering a hamstring injury in the 89th minute of Senegal’s World Cup qualifying win over Cape Verde.In a press conference ahead of Saturday’s clash Jurgen Klopp said: “Sadio trained yesterday for the first time with the team and looked really, really good.“We’ll see what we do with that. He could be ready for 20 or 25 minutes.”The 25-year old has only made five league appearances and nine total this season after serving a three-match ban for a red card he received against Manchester City.Having just made his return, Liverpool were again without their ace when he picked up the injury while on international duty.Klopp will be pleased to have the speedy winger back to full fitness with the Premier League in full swing following his blistering start to the season.With three league goals in August Mane earned the Premier … [Read more...] about Sadio Mane will return for Liverpool in Premier League clash with West Ham
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LIVERPOOL crashed to a shock home defeat to bottom club Swansea as Fernando Llorente struck twice to help the Welsh club to a famous win.The Spanish striker fired the Swans into a two goal lead before Liverpool fought their way back on level terms through two Roberto Firmino goals.But Gylfi Siggurdsson then snatched a third for Swansea to leave Anfield in a stunned silence at one of the biggest upsets of the season so far.SunSport brings you five things we learnt from a crucial day at both ends of the table. Keep up to date with ALL the Liverpool and Swansea news, gossip, transfers and goals on our club page plus fixtures, results and live match commentaryLiverpool can pretty much forget any thoughts of winning the Premier League this season - they just aren't good enough.Sides who win titles don't lose at home to the bottom club who have the worst defensive record in the division, and if ever there was an example why Jurgen Klopp still has work to do then this was it.By the end … [Read more...] about Liverpool 2 Swansea 3: Jurgen Klopp can forget winning Premier League, Philippe Coutinho is struggling and Swans still need to improve
ADRIAN MUTU has backed Antonio Conte to lead Chelsea to the Premier League title this season - despite his bitter legal battle past with the club.The 38-year-old retired striker spent one season with the Blues but was released in September 2004 after testing positive for cocaine.He has had an infamous legal battle with the club in the years after, and was ordered to pay them around £15m in damages for breaching his contract.Now, the Romanian legend – general manager of Dinamo Bucharest – believes Conte will bring the championship back to Stamford Bridge in his first season in charge.Mutu, speaking exclusively to SunSport, said: “Antonio Conte is a great coach, and I think he can win the Premier League with Chelsea.“Mourinho didn't start very well, and I think Conte, with Chelsea, and Klopp, with Liverpool had a better beginning of the season.“It's also Guardiola with a great squad at City. It's a very hard competition and a difficult but beautiful … [Read more...] about Chelsea news: Antonio Conte backed to win Premier League title in his first season by former Blue Adrian Mutu
CHELSEA have a 58 per cent chance of winning the Premier League for the fifth time since Roman Abramovich purchased the club in 2003. On current form the Blues will take the title comfortably after winning their 10th game on the trot with a 1-0 victory at Sunderland on Wednesday night.According to Euro Club Index Chelsea will finish six points clear ahead of closet challengers Arsenal which is already the current gap between the two London rivals.Arsenal have an 18 per cent chance of ending their 13 year wait for the Premier League title, whilst Pep Guardiola has a 11 per cent chance to be an instant success with Manchester City.Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool are predicted to be in with a 10 per cent chance of taking their first ever Premier League title and become the champions of England for the first time since 1990.Tottenham have an extremely outside chance of just two per cent to take the title and will still be kicking themselves for not winning the Premier League ahead of … [Read more...] about Chelsea have a 58 per cent chance of winning Premier League while Manchester United are already out of the race
WHEN Jurgen Klopp took over from Brendan Rodgers as Liverpool chief two years ago, he promised a Premier League title within four years.Following Rodgers' claim of "judge me in three years" when he took over, many considered the German's statement to be somewhat outlandish and ill-thought-out.Speaking at his first press conference, two years ago this weekend, Klopp confidently predicted the feat.He said: "If I sit here in four years, I am pretty confident we will have one title."Two years in, we take a look at whether Liverpool are actually any closer to ending their Premier League drought with Klopp at the helm...KLOPP arrived in England with a reputation for implementing a "Gegenpress" style of football, chasing high up the pitch and playing at a supremely upbeat tempo.Liverpool have certainly thrived in the German boss' system.With quick wingers like Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, as well as high work-rate stars including Adam Lallana, Klopp has the right players at his … [Read more...] about Jurgen Klopp promised Liverpool a Premier League title within four years when he took over… two years into the German’s reign, are the Reds any closer?