Van Dijk Remains Focused as Long Road to Full Fitness Continues

Van Dijk Remains Focused as Long Road to Full Fitness Continues

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk says he is "doing very well" as injury rehabilitation continues for the centre-back. The Reds' talismanic defender returned for 20 minutes of action, along with Joe Gomez, against Hertha BSC last week. Both players will be hoping for some more minutes when Liverpool play Italian side, Bologna, in two separate friendlies in France this afternoon. Van Dijk gave Liverpoolfc.com an in-depth interview from their training camp in Évian this week. When asked how he has …
Who is Liverpool transfer target Arnaut Danjuma?

Who is Liverpool transfer target Arnaut Danjuma?

Shopping in the Championship isn’t as frowned upon as it once was. There have been plenty of success stories in recent years. Furthermore, Liverpool have made a bit of a habit out of signing players from recently relegated clubs so moving for a player direct from England’s second tier isn’t beyond the realms of possibility, so long as they’re a good fit.  I imagine it is why the links to Bournemouth forward Arnaut Danjuma weren’t immediately dismissed.  The 24-year-old scored …
Fabinho Renews Reds Contract and Aims to Lead Club to More Success

Fabinho Renews Reds Contract and Aims to Lead Club to More Success

Liverpool midfielder Fabinho signed a new contract extension with the club that should keep him at Anfield until at least 2026. Fabinho was unveiled as a surprise signing back in May 2018, just 48 hours after The Reds lost to Real Madrid in the Champions League final in Kyiv. Yesterday, Liverpool announced that the Brazil international has put pen to paper on a new deal with the club until 2026. Speaking to Liverpoolfc.com, a clearly upbeat Fabinho described his happiness …
“I Sleep Immediately!” - Reds Defender Discusses Training Intensity

“I Sleep Immediately!” - Reds Defender Discusses Training Intensity

Liverpool defender Ibrahima Konaté has been settling in well during his first pre-season training as a Jürgen Klopp recruit. Konaté is now in Évian with the first-team squad having left their training camp in Austria for a change of scenery. The Reds will finally arrive back on Merseyside in the coming week. Speaking to Liverpoolfc.com about their pre-season training routines and the intensity in the sessions, Konaté said:
“For sure [it’s tough], but I don’t care about this. “We are …
“We Push Nothing” - Klopp Adamant Defenders Will Still Not Be Rushed

“We Push Nothing” - Klopp Adamant Defenders Will Still Not Be Rushed

Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp insists Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez will not be rushed back into action despite their return against Hertha BSC. The central-defensive pairing came on together for the last 20 minutes of The Reds' 4-3 friendly defeat against Hertha Berlin in Innsbruck, Austria. However, Klopp has revealed that their return to full fitness will continue at a slow, patient rate as he manages the expectations of Liverpool fans everywhere. From Liverpool's new training venue, Évian in …
Klopp on Hertha Defeat and the Return of Van Dijk and Gomez

Klopp on Hertha Defeat and the Return of Van Dijk and Gomez

Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp saw plenty of room for improvement on the pitch as The Reds lost 4-3 to Hertha BSC in their latest friendly. Sadio Mané, Takumi Minamino, and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain were on the scoresheet for Klopp's side while Mohamed Salah, Naby Keïta, and Harvey Elliott impressed throughout. Scrappy defending at the other end meant Liverpool fell to their first loss of the summer so far, however. Speaking to Liverpoolfc.com after the match, Klopp spoke of both the positives …
Phillips Determined Not to Dwell On Last Season’s Performances

Phillips Determined Not to Dwell On Last Season’s Performances

Liverpool defender Nat Phillips is determined not to dwell on the hype that surrounded his performances for The Reds last season. With Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez, and Joël Matip all out injured, Phillips played a huge part in ensuring Jürgen Klopp's men achieved Champions League qualification by finishing third in the league, winning their last five games on the bounce. However, speaking to Liverpoolfc.com, Phillips knows he would do well not to spend too much time reflecting on the …
Robertson Says He Was “Emotionally Drained” by the End of Last Season

Robertson Says He Was “Emotionally Drained” by the End of Last Season

Liverpool left-back Andy Robertson admits that he was glad of the short break after a gruelling campaign for both club and country. Robertson started all 38 of The Reds' Premier League fixtures last season as well as 8 of their 10 Champions League games. He came on as a sub in the other two CL matches. The Scotland captain has actually started at least 34 of Liverpool's league games for each of the last three seasons. In June, he then …
Klopp Outlines Plans for Hertha Berlin Friendly on Thursday

Klopp Outlines Plans for Hertha Berlin Friendly on Thursday

Jürgen Klopp gave some details on Liverpool's plans for Thursday, including some great news regarding Virgil van Dijk's rehabilitation. The Reds face Hertha BSC in another pre-season clash in Innsbruck, Austria, on Thursday. Klopp is hoping that Van Dijk can play his first minutes for the first team since last October. Speaking to Liverpoolfc.com about Van Dijk and Joe Gomez, the Liverpool boss confirmed that the Dutch international could play against Hertha. He also mentioned that Gomez is "very close" …
Liverpool Weekend News Roundup as One Player Leaves Club

Liverpool Weekend News Roundup as One Player Leaves Club

Liverpool continued their pre-season preparations with another friendly on Friday evening. Also, one player departed the club after 16 years. Narrow Friendly Victory Jürgen Klopp's Reds beat one of the boss's former clubs, FSV Mainz, thanks to a late own goal on Friday. Liverpool fielded two entirely different elevens in each half and needed young Mainz player Luca Kilian to put through his own net in the dying minutes for the win. Notably, Klopp started this game with the central-defensive …
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