Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp on why he snapped back at a Swansea fan as he gives his verdict on a shock defeat
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admitted he lost his cool with one of the Swansea supporters as his...
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admitted he lost his cool with one of the Swansea supporters as his...
Liverpool goal scoring great John Aldridge believes Jurgen Klopp’s Reds have a realistic shot of being crowned as European champions this season.
No one predicted Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez and Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan would be swapping clubs in this January transfer window,...
Alexis Sanchez has successfully undergone a medical at Manchester United's Carrington training base after another hectic day of activity ahead of...
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hinted that he is satisfied with his club's end of the deal that will see Alexis Sanchez move to Manchester United and Henrikh Mkhitaryan sign for the Gunners.
Rio Ferdinand believes the intense scrutiny of footballers wages is unjustified, as he suggested rivals sportsmen do not get criticised for earning similarly extravagant sums.
Michael Carrick enjoyed his afternoon sitting alongside the Manchester United travelling fans at Burnley, as he joined in with their chants during a tense 1-0 win for Jose Mourinho’s side.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has offered up an interesting reason to explain why he used an expletive on US television last week, as he joked that the presence of President Donald Trump made him think the rules of etiquette have changed in America.
Alexis Sanchez is reported to have left the Arsenal team hotel late on Friday evening after being given the green light to seal his lucrative move to Manchester United.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has insisted he has no plans to sell Republic of Ireland midfielder Harry Arter in this transfer window.
Alexis Sanchez could be in line to make his Manchester United debut at Yeovil, with the swap deal involving Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan still yet to be agreed between all parties.
Arsenal legend Martin Keown has accused Alexis Sanchez of being ‘the biggest mercenary in football’ as the Chilean forward prepares to seal...
The first Alexis Sanchez Manchester United No.7 shirt has been printed at the Adidas store in London, with a rush of sales on the jersey when...
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects Alexis Sanchez to complete his move to Manchester United in the coming days and confirmed he is eager to sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan as part of the deal.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte suggested the new VAR system should be tested for longer before it is introduced into matches after a night of high drama saw the Blues beat Norwich in the FA Cup at Stamford Bridge.
In so many ways, Theo Walcott has become a symbol of English football’s mediocrity.
Manchester City are reported to have pulled out of the race to sign Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez, but Chelsea are rumoured to have rivalled Manchester United with a bid for the in-demand forward.
Stephen Ireland will make his first start in the Premier League start since April 2015 after he was named in the Stoke team that will take on Manchester United at Old Trafford on Monday night.
Katie Taylor expressed a desire for her next fight to take place in Ireland, but it seems that she will be heading to New York as she defends her WBA World lightweight title.
As Alexis Sanchez prepares to make a final decision on the biggest move of his career, the notion that Manchester City are the guardians of financial decency in this high stakes poker game needs to be removed from the table.
Louis van Gaal has revealed he rejected an offer to become Belgium manager in the summer of 2016 in what he describes as 'an act of revenge' against Manchester United.
Martin O'Neill has rejected an offer to take over at Stoke City and will remain as manager of the Republic of Ireland, according to reports breaking last night.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp toasted his side's thrilling 4-3 win against Manchester City at Anfield, as he jumped to the defence of keeper Lorus Karius after his latest unconvincing display.
Manchester United are ‘increasingly confident’ of sealing a deal to sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez, after Gunners boss Arsene Wenger confirmed the future of his star man will be resolved imminently.
James McClean has stepped into the racism row surrounding his West Bromwich Albion team-mate Jay Rodriguez, after he was accused of using a derogatory comments in a clash with Brighton defender Gaetan Bong.
Alexis Sanchez has been left out of the Arsenal squad for today's game against Bournemouth, as his move away from the club edges ever closer.
Former Premier League referee Graham Poll has revealed he used to try and make Roy Keane laugh in a bid to control him during his days as Manchester United's talisman and leader.
Not many Irish kids have shared a Wimbledon dressing room with the great Roger Federer, but Simon Carr appreciates his brush with one of sport’s modern icons may be fleeting.
Usain Bolt has set his sights high as he looks to realise his dream of becoming a professional footballer at the age of 31.
Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim has insisted Liverpool will fail in any efforts to sign Thomas Lemar this month, but those words are unlikely to dilute interest in the France international from the Anfield club if Phillipe Coutinho moves to Barcelona.
Schalke's sporting director Christian Heidel has reacted angrily to Bayern Munich's outspoke pursuit of Leon Goretzka.
Emre Can’s advisers are close to agreeing a deal for the midfielders to move to Juventus on a free transfer next summer, according to Sky Italia.
Manchester United officials have held talks with Jose Mourinho’s advisers over a new contract for the Portuguese tactician.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger continued his outspoken criticism of Premier League referees as he described the decision to hand Chelsea a penalty in a thrilling 2-2 draw at Emirates Stadium as 'farcical'.
The full horror behind the death of the West Bromwich Albion midfielder Jake Livermore baby highlights why he reacted with such fury when he was taunted by a West Ham fan over the tragedy on Tuesday night.
Liverpool have refused to dismiss suggestions that they are now open to selling Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona in this transfer window, amid claims that talks are underway in London over a possible €150m deal.
West Bromwich Albion have offered their support to midfielder Jake Livermore, after he confronted West Ham supporters who goaded him over the death of his infant son.
Barcelona are preparing to make a fresh bid for Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho, according to reports emerging from Spain.
The date of February 11th 2017 was annoyingly significant in the career of Ireland striker Shane Long, but it can now be banished to the history books.
Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger has admitted he helped to create 'an earthquake' as he blocked Virgil van Dijk's transfer last summer and he now believes the decision had a negative effect on his club.
Stoke City are reported to be 'considering their options' as they ponder the position of manager Mark Hughes after an alarming 1-0 home defeat against Newcastle on New Year's Day, with Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill reported to be a contender to replace him.
Jurgen Klopp appears to have made some progress with Liverpool during 2017, but the statistics confirm the Reds were a long way behind their leading rivals over the course of the last year.
Philippe Coutinho is unlikely to play any part in Liverpool's FA Cup third round clash against Everton at Anfield on Friday night, amid fresh claims that he has asked to leave the club and seal a move to Barcelona.
Former two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has issued an emotional message after admitting he faces an uncertain future in the game following his decision to postpone his comeback to the ATP tour.
Philippe Coutinho did not travel with Liverpool for their New Year's Day game against Burnley, amid mounting speculation that he will be the subject of a fresh transfer bid from Barcelona in this month's transfer window.
INDEPENDENT.IE broke the biggest football transfer of 2017 as our exclusive on December 23rd revealed that Virgil van Dijk was on the brink of a record-breaking move to Liverpool - and now we can uncover the details behind our story that created headlines around the world.
Meeting one of your heroes tends to be a seminal moment in anyone’s life and for comedy giant Jack Whitehall, his brush with a TV legend was clearly left a lasting impression.
Liverpool supporters expressed annoyance on Twitter late on Saturday night as Nike's official site starting promoting Philippe Coutinho as a Barcelona player.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was highly critical of referee Craig Pawson as his miserable Christmas continued with a 0-0 draw against Southampton at Old Trafford.
Paul Scholes fears Manchester United may not secure a top four finish in the Premier League this season, after their latest limp performance in a 0-0 draw against Southampton at Old Trafford.
Jose Mourinho's internal battle with club Manchester United's hierarchy has been bubbling under the surface since what he believed was a disappointing summer transfer window, but he took a huge gamble when he chose to make his grievances public.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has poked fun at Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp after he gave a green light to the £75m deal to bring Virgil van Dijk to Anfield.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has hinted that he was comfortable after giving a green light to the record £75m deal to sign Virgil van Dijk from Southampton, as he admitted his club had no choice other than to pay a record breaking fee for a defender to sign their top target.
Liverpool are closing in on a deal to sign Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka, according to a report in German publication Bild.
Arsenal legend Thierry Henry believes the Gunners dressing room is no longer united behind star man Alexis Sanchez after he tried to leave the club to join Manchester City last summer.
Ireland legend John Giles fears Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will be a negative influence on Virgil van Dijk's career after the Dutch defender completes his record £75m move to Anfield.
Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann may have been the subject of a fresh round of transfer speculation heading into next month's transfer window, but his club have insisted he will not be allowed to leave in January.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has urged the club's supporters to 'forget the price tag' attached to his latest signing Virgil van Dijk after his club sealed a record breaking £75m move for the Dutch defender.
Celtic are set to be handed a cheque in excess of £7m following Virgil van Dijk's record breaking move to Liverpool, with that sum more than double the prize money they collected for winning last season's Scottish Premiership title.
Stephen Hendry has told Independent.ie that he is dreading the prospect of Ronnie O'Sullivan equalling and possibly eclipsing his record of seven world titles.
Liverpool goal scoring great John Aldridge believes his former club have done the Premier League a huge favour by signing Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk from under the noses of Manchester City.
Liverpool have confirmed that they have agreed a deal to sign Virgil van Dijk from Southampton.
As Risteárd Cooper looks back on his two decades as one of faces of RTÉ’s enduringly successful Après Match, he is somewhat bemused by the landscape of sports broadcasting that has now become the norm.
Marouane Fellaini has admitted for the first time that he may not accept Manchester United’s offer of a new contract, with his current deal set to expire at the end of this season.
Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino hinted that his club made a mistake by blocking Virgil van Dijk's move to Liverpool last summer, as he refused to be drawn on the future of his Dutch defender.
Everton manager Sam Allardyce has claimed that his club failed to sign Olivier Giroud last summer as the Arsenal striker's wife did not want to leave London.
Liverpool starlet Trent Alexander-Arnold could not hide his delight as he blasted a memorable goal as his side stormed to a 5-0 win against Swansea at Anfield.
Jose Mourinho urged the Manchester United board to spend more money in the transfer market in a bid to combat Manchester City's domination of the Premier League, as he aimed some pointed verbal barbs at his local rivals.
Harry Kane broke Alan Shearer’s record for the most Premier League goals in a calendar year as he blasted a hat-trick in Tottenham’s 5-2 win against Southampton on St Stephen’s Day - and he also ousted Robbie Keane from a very exclusive list of Spurs legends.
The battle to sign Virgil van Dijk is set to be one of the dominant stories of the January transfer window and as was the case last summer, Southampton will have the final verdict on the future of their unsettled Dutch centre-back.
Virgil van Dijk has been left out of the Southampton squad for Saturday’s game against Huddersfield, with Independent.ie understanding the club have accepted their Dutch centre-back will leave the club in the January transfer window.
Eamon Dunphy has branded Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp ‘a total eejit’, as he suggested the Anfield club are ‘in big trouble’ if they continue to back the German manager.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admitted he was angry after his side surrendered a 2-0 lead and needed a Roberto Firmino goal to salvage a 3-3 draw against Arsenal at Emirates Stadium.
Sadio Mane has been recalled to the Liverpool starting line-up for their vital Premier League game against Arsenal at Emirates Stadium with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain dropping to the bench.
Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville have developed an unexpected bond with their blossoming on-screen bromance on Sky Sports - but the abuse is never far aware when these two are sparring.
Liverpool goalscoring great John Aldridge believes Reds boss Jurgen Klopp may be tempted to name Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in his team ahead and leave Sadio Mane on the bench for Friday night's game against Arsenal.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has hinted he may be tempted to start with Zlatan Ibrahimovic in Saturday's Premier League game against Leicester, casting doubt over whether Romelu Lukaku could drop to the bench.
Christmas is coming and some players have devious ways of ensuring they don’t have to be involved in the festive fixture list.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has aimed a veiled barb at Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as the former Gunner prepares to return to Emirates Stadium for the first time as a Liverpool player on Friday night.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has suggested he does not expect to build a long dynasty at Anfield and hinted he may be tempted to walk away from the club once he wins some major silverware.
Manchester United’s miserable trip to Bristol on Wednesday night took a turn for the worse as the plane they had planned to take back to Manchester was cancelled due to fog.
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has given his reaction to the current controversy surrounding reigning Tour de France champions Chris Froome and admitted his own history of drug taking has terminally tarnished the sport's reputation.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho paid a glowing tribute to Bristol City's players after their stunning 2-1 Carabao Cup win ended his side's defence of the trophy, even though he insisted the Championship side were 'lucky'.
Swansea have sacked manager Paul Clement with the club rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table, with Tony Pulis installed as the early favourite to replace him.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been named in a Manchester United starting list for the first time this season, as manager Jose Mourinho makes 10 changes to his team for the Carabao Cup quarter-final against Bristol City.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted signing new defenders in the January transfer window is not the quick-fix answer to his side's weakness at the back, as he expressed his annoyance at negative reporting on individual errors that have cost his side points this season.
The image of comedy icon Dawn French and RTÉ’s Après Match Risteárd Cooper getting cosy in bed may be a little tricky to get your head around, yet that just one of the delights served up as Sky One’s Delicious returns to our screens this Christmas.
Former Ireland No.1 Shay Given has selected his top seven keepers form the current crop of stoppers in the Premier League and he had no hesitation in naming Manchester United’s David De Gea as the best.
Jamie Carragher has admitted he has not kept in touch with any of his former Liverpool and England team-mates and insisted he never saw his work colleagues as friends.
John Terry has offered up a fascinating insight into life under Jose Mourinho’s management and dismissed suggestions he fell out with the Portuguese tactician prior to his two exits from the club.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has given the green light for Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane to attend an awards ceremony in Africa just 24 hours before the FA Cup showdown with Everton at Anfield next month.
Christmas is coming and football chairmen are getting edgy, with Santa’s sack having a very different meaning to Premier League manager who could be facing the axe in the in the next few days.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insisted he will not celebrate his side's goals unless they are last minute winners in a vital match, in what was a less than subtle snipe at some of his 'energetic' Premier League managerial rivals.
Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has offered up an apology after he posted an image of himself with darkened skin in a NBA basketball outfit he wore to a fancy dress part on Saturday night.
Liverpool will not make a move for defender Virgil van Dijk unless Southampton lower the asking price for their Dutch defender.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has dismissed reports that he will look to bring forward the arrival of attacking star Naby Keita, after insisting Leipzig will not allow the player to leave next month.
Nemanja Matic has insisted Manchester United can get back into the Premier League title race, despite last weekend’s damaging defeat against neighbours Manchester City.
Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal have all collected less points than they had at this stage of last season, with the balance of power moving drastically from London to the Manchester in the first half of the Premier League season.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has confirmed that striker Antoine Griezmann will get the green light to seal a transfer next summer, with Barcelona and Manchester United likely to lead the chance for the France striker.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been asked to provide ‘observations’ following his comments ahead of last weekend’s Manchester derby, amid suggestions that he could be charged with attempting to influence match officials.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has admitted he has ‘no room’ for midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan, in comments that may cast doubt over the Armenian’s long-term future at Old Trafford.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admitted his side was well below par as they failed to break down a resolute West Bromwich Albion defence as a night of frustration at Anfield ended in a 0-0 stalemate.
Katie Taylor gave herself an early Christmas present in London's iconic York Hall late last night when she retained her WBA World lightweight title.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insisted the Premier League title race is not over, after his side edged to a 1-0 win against Bournemouth at Old Trafford.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola insisted complacency would not affect his runaway table toppers as they sealed a record-breaking 15th consecutive Premier League victory with a comfortable 4-0 win at Swansea.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has questioned the man management abilities of Pep Guardiola, as he reopened an enduring dispute that has rumbled on for many years.
Paul Pogba has revealed that he rejected a chance to join Real Madrid before he secured an £89m move to Manchester United in the summer of 2016.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was embroiled in a tetchy press conference dominated by the aftermath of Sunday's derby game against Manchester City, with his parting shot as he left the room evidence of his frustration.
Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal believes his successor in the Old Trafford hot-seat is not getting the criticism he merits after claiming the football Jose Mourinho is promoting is 'more boring' than his own vision of the game.
Jurgen Klopp made some fatal errors in his team selection for Sunday's Merseyside derby, according to Anfield legend Phil Thompson.
It will not have taken long for the fire to be reignited inside the battered and bruised duo of Jurgen Klopp and Jose Mourinho on Monday morning.
UFC chief Dana White has thanked his followers on Twitter following an overwhelming response to a message highlighting the plight of bullied youngster Keaton Jones.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp lost his cool in his post match interview with Sky Sports Pat Davison following a 1-1 draw against Everton at Anfield, yet his rival manager simply smiled at his discomfort in his post match interview.