Football

Reds will fix defensive issues: Klopp

Reds will fix defensive issues: Klopp

28/9/2021 3:45:00 AM

Reds will fix defensive issues: Klopp

Juergen Klopp played down fears over Liverpool's defensive frailties after their 3-3 draw with Brentford, as he prepared his team to face Porto in a Champions League, Group B tie tomorrow morning (Singapore time). The English Premier League leaders, who had conceded just...

EngagementsJuergen Klopp played down fears over Liverpool's defensive frailties after their 3-3 draw with Brentford, as he prepared his team to face Porto in a Champions League, Group B tie tomorrow morning (Singapore time).The English Premier League leaders, who had conceded just one league goal in five previous outings, were uncharacteristically sloppy against Brentford at the weekend, twice throwing away the lead.

Only fully vaccinated employees can return to workplaces from Jan 1; others must test negative Quarantine, testing measures eased for travellers from several countries, including Malaysia and Indonesia Singapore reports 3,598 new COVID-19 cases and 6 more fatalities

But Klopp said he had spoken about the issues with his players and was confident they could put things right."It's not that much of a concern," he said yesterday."But we have to show a reaction, that's for sure."I think it's really tricky to win a football game when you are not defending on your highest level and that's what we didn't do."

Read more: The New Paper »

Covid-19: Coffee shops must designate ‘fixed point’, such as drinks stall, to check patrons’ vaccination status

Liverpool fixing defensive problems ahead of Porto test, says KloppLiverpool manager Juergen Klopp said the defensive issues on display against Brentford are not too much of a concern but they do not want to repeat those mistakes in Tuesday's Champions League group game at Porto.Klopp's side came from a goal behind on Saturday to lead twice in an end-to-end match but con

Liverpool fixing defensive problems ahead of Porto test, says KloppLiverpool manager Juergen Klopp said the defensive issues on display against Brentford are not too much of a concern but they do not want to repeat those mistakes in Tuesday's Champions League group game at Porto.Klopp's side came from a goal behind on Saturday to lead twice in an end-to-end match but con

Israeli PM says Iran has crossed nuclear 'red lines'; Tehran calls it 'full of lies'NEW YORK: Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Monday (Sep 27) that Iran had crossed \u0022all red lines\u0022 in its nuclear program and vowed that Israel would not allow Tehran to acquire a nuclear weapon. In his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly, Bennett said Iran sought to dominate th

Verstappen's second place like a victory for Red Bull, says HornerMax Verstappen’s second-place finish in Sunday’s Russian Formula One Grand Prix felt like a victory for the Dutchman’s Red Bull squad, team principal Christian Horner said.The 23-year-old Verstappen had started last after taking on a new engine that exceeded his permitted allocation but he crossed t

Wuhan lab and web of Chinese red tape that delayed US scientists getting access to coronavirusIn late January 2020, as a new virus infected hundreds of people each day in the Chinese city of Wuhan, scientists at the Galveston National Laboratory in Texas urgently sought access to the pathogen to start their own research. They turned to the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), whose scientists they had helped to train, hoping they could execute a swift “material transfer agreement” to get the coronavirus to their labs. The US government-affiliated lab would wait days as a WIV scientist over