'His foot tripped me from behind and that was it': How Fabinho took revenge on 'unstoppable' Messi at Anfield
What comes to your mind when you remember Liverpool's incredible comeback against Barcelona in the Champions League? Corner taken quickly, Gini Wijnaldum's brace, maybe Andy Robertson giving Lionel Messi a slap?Fabinho has special memories from that game. First of all, the Brazilian was really disappointed with how the first leg panned out: his foul actually led to Barca's third goal of the night.
'He looked at my underwear and said 'It’s hot here?': ex-Blanco Fabinho recalls hilarious meeting with Jose Mourinho
Remember Fabinho? The Brazilian spent just one season at Real Madrid and never came close to becoming a key member of the senior team but he still has lots of memories from his time with La Liga giants.One of them is meeting Jose Mourinho for the first time, and it's absolutely hilarious.
Agent reveals Klopp wanted to sign midfielder who ended up joining Everton – he doesn't have a club now
In 2019 Jurgen Klopp was interested in signing defensive midfielder Jean-Philippe Gbamin when he was at Mainz according to the player's agent Bernard Collignon.The midfielder ended up joining Everton in a £25 million move and Liverpool signed Fabinho.
'Not that I watched each Leipzig game': Klopp on how Liverpool scouted Szoboszlai
"Did the signing go under the radar? I cannot remember a lot of stories about Macca (Alexis Mac Allister) either before we signed him to be honest, we were pretty clear with the players we wanted," Jurgen Klopp said when asked about the process of signing Dominik Szoboszlai. "Henderson and Fabinho [leaving] was surprising at that moment but that does not mean we were not looking for these positions.
'We have our situation': Jurgen Klopp accepts not everybody will be happy with FSG business this window
Jurgen Klopp acknowledges that Liverpool's room for error in the transfer market is limited compared to their rivals, recognizing that not everyone will be satisfied with their summer signings."We have our situation," said the Reds boss.
Fabinho to play in Baghdad & 2 more under-radar stories at Liverpool
Fabinho to play in Baghdad, Iran & UzbekistanFabinho's new side Al Ittihad's AFC Champions League groups were allotted today and the former Liverpool midfielder is set to visit Baghdad, Iraq to play against Air Force Club, Isfahan in Iran to face Sepahan SC and Olmaliq in Uzbekistan to face AGMK FC.Burnley launch bid for Liverpool-linked attackerDutch reporter Rik Elfrink claims that Burnley are prepared to pay over €20m for PSV right-sided winger Johan Bakayoko.
Al Ittihad reignite interest in Salah - Ornstein (reliability: 5 stars)
According to The Athletic's David Ornstein, Saudi Pro League side Al Ittihad are reigniting their interest in Mohamed Salah.This is in line with some of the earlier reports, with the confirmation coming from arguably the most reliable transfer reporter out there.
Liverpool sign 16-year-old midfielder from Leicester & 2 more under-radar stories
Liverpool scouts wanted Kamara moveThe Athletic report that Liverpool's data department sounded out Caicedo, Lavia and Aston Villa's Boubacar Kamara as three best possible signings to replace Fabinho. It's unclear why the Reds haven't made a move for the 23-year-old.
Liverpool agree personal terms with Andre from Fluminense
According to a Brazilian journalist, Liverpool has reached an agreement on personal terms with Fluminense midfielder Andre Trindade.Speaking to The Redmen TV, Luiz explained: "Manchester United went to Andre's camp to talk to them about a possible negotiation, right now.
'We won't use money as excuse': Klopp on Liverpool transfer hopes after Chelsea and Saudi Arabia battles
"I sit here and I’m really happy with the transfer window in this moment, our transfer window," Jurgen Klopp said after Liverpool completed the deal to sign Wataru Endo from Stuttgart."I know what happened last week, I know how football fans are, and I know they would prefer to bring in a player who is £110 million or £150 million, and that your club can do that.
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'Maybe I’m clutching at straws here': fan explains how Liverpool can afford Caicedo deal despite Lavia penny-pinching
The latest reports about Liverpool preparing a bid for Moises Caicedo raised a few eyebrows among the Reds' supporters.After all, it is the same club that has been reluctant to add ₤4m more to meet Southampton's demands for Romeo Lavia who would cost around half of Caicedo's valuation.
Sadio Mane talked to 2 ex-Liverpool teammates before Saudi Arabia move - one is Roberto Firmino
As Sadio Mane revealed, he had sought information on the Saudi Pro League from his former Liverpool teammates before moving to Al Nassr from Bayern Munich."I think first of all I spoke with Firmino for sure," Mane said.
Van Dijk says he 'definitely understands' people having doubts about Liverpool
Virgil van Dijk was asked whether he can understand the doubts among the Liverpool fans ahead of the upcoming season. The Reds have lost two first-team players in Henderson and Fabinho, having previously released Firmino, Milner, Oxlade-Chamberlain and Keita.
Fabrizio Romano shares update on Thiago's links to Sevilla
Thiago has recently been linked with a summer move to Sevilla but Fabrizio Romano insists that the midfielder will stay at Liverpool."No negotiations, no talks, nothing at all between Thiago Alcantara and Sevilla despite links," the reporter tweeted.
Saudi Pro League make plans for Mohamed Salah signing, timeline revealed (reliability: 3 stars)
Fabinho and Jordan Henderson are unlikely to be the only players Saudi Pro League clubs will try to sign from Liverpool.According to the Mirror, the transfer spree is unlikely to be over this summer, with a bid for Mohamed Salah to follow next year.
'Our actual business has been 10/10': Liverpool fan offers hot take on transfer campaign
Liverpool have been roundly criticised for lack of urgency when it comes to making new signings - especially so after the departures of Fabinho and Jordan Henderson.However, Watch LFC on Twitter offers a rather more measured summary of the Reds' business so far.
Premier League to make one FIFA request after Jurgen Klopp's Saudi complaint
Speaking earlier this week, Jurgen Klopp has pointed out that the Saudi clubs may wreak even more havoc on the European clubs as they have a longer transfer window."Pretty much the worst thing I think is that the transfer window in Saudi Arabia is open three weeks longer," Klopp said, while calling on UEFA and FIFA to find a solution.
Szoboszlai name spelled incorrectly on kit in Bayern game and 2 more under-radar stories
Salah bids Fabinho farewellMo Salah has shared a post on Twitter, saying goodbye to his former teammate Fabinho as he left for Al Ittihad.Salah too was linked to Saudi clubs this summer but thankfully the stories didn't have much truth to them.
Liverpool reveal new captain and vice captain & 2 more big stories you could've missed
Liverpool reveal new captain and vice captainLiverpool FC has announced that Virgil van Dijk is their new captain, while Trent Alexander-Arnold will serve as the vice-captain. Van Dijk's appointment marks the 21st player to hold the captain's armband for Liverpool since 1959.
'I lived the biggest match of my life, the comeback against Barcelona': Fabinho shares emotional farewell
Fabinho has bid an emotional farewell to Liverpool supporters as his permanent transfer away from the club has been confirmed. The Brazilian midfielder has signed a three-year contract with Saudi Arabian side Al Ittihad, where he will join teammates like Karim Benzema and N'Golo Kante.